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The overall average patient rating of Dr. Richard Buchta is Good. Dr. Buchta has been reviewed by 3 patients who have provided 0 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 5.0
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Promptness 3.7
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Courteous Staff 5.0
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Accurate Diagnosis 3.7
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Bedside Manner 3.7
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Spends Time with Me 2.3
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Follows Up After Visit 2.3
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Specialties & Research

Dr. Richard Buchta, MD is board certified in Pediatrics.

  • He has special expertise in 2 areas:
  • Adolescent Medicine
  • Pediatrics

Education & Awards

Dr. Buchta graduated from Loyola University Chicago, Maywood. He has 2 awards.

Awards  
Best Doctors in America, 1996-2006
Practitioner Research Award, American Academy of Pediatrics, 1994

Affiliations

Dr. Buchta has 8 hospital affiliations:

  • Scripps Green Hospital 
  • Scripps Mercy Hospital San Diego 

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Additional Information
Dr. Richard Michael Buchta MD is a male Pediatrician, has 45 years of experience and practices in Pediatrics and Pediatric Adolescent Medicine.
Where does Dr. Richard M. Buchta practice?
Dr. Richard Buchta has 1 office location.
Dr. Richard Buchta practices Pediatrics and Pediatric Adolescent Medicine near San Diego, CA.
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