License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (6)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Russel Buzard is Excellent. Dr. Buzard has been reviewed by 16 patients who have provided 6 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 5.0
Promptness 5.0
Courteous Staff 5.0
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 4.7
Follows Up After Visit 5.0

Education & Awards

Dr. Buzard graduated from A.T. Still University - Kirksville. He has 3 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2011, 2013 - 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2013 - 2014)
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)


Dr. Buzard has 7 hospital affiliations:

  • Palomar Medical Center 
  • Scripps Mercy Hospital San Diego 

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Additional Information
Dr. Russel Arnold Buzard DO is a male Family Practitioner, has 37 years of experience and practices in Family Medicine.
Where does Dr. Russel A. Buzard practice?
Dr. Russel Buzard has 2 office locations.
Dr. Russel Buzard practices Family Medicine near San Diego, CA.
Additional practice locations include: Escondido, CA.
See San Diego Family Physicians.