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Dr. Edward Buchanan, MD

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31 years of experience
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Overview of Dr. Edward Buchanan, MD

Dr. Edward Buchanan, MD is a Family Medicine Specialist in Philadelphia, PA. They specialize in Family Medicine, has 31 years of experience, and is board certified in Family Practice. They graduated from University Of Pennsylvania and is affiliated with Thomas Jefferson University Hospital. Dr. Buchanan, completed a residency at BETH ISRAEL DEACONESS MEDICAL CENTER. Patients rated Dr. Buchanan an average 5.0 star rating.

Dr. Buchanan works at Jefferson Geriatrics in Philadelphia, PA. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

Dr. Buchanan's Office Locations

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    Jefferson Family Med Assoc
    33 S 9th St Ste 301, Philadelphia, PA 19107 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (484) 381-0254

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    About Dr. Edward Buchanan, MD

    Specialties
    • Family Medicine
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    Years of Experience
    • 31 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Spanish
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    Gender
    • Male
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    NPI Number
    • 1609894807
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    Education & Certifications

    Residency
    • BETH ISRAEL DEACONESS MEDICAL CENTER
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    Internship
    • BETH ISRAEL DEACONESS MEDICAL CENTER
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • University Of Pennsylvania
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    Board Certifications
    • Family Practice and Obstetrics & Gynecology
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    Hospital Affiliations

    • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

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    Dr. Buchanan works at Jefferson Geriatrics in Philadelphia, PA. View the full address on Dr. Buchanan’s profile.

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