Thomas E. Buchheit, MD Thomas E. Buchheit, MD

Thomas E. Buchheit, MD

Pain Medicine Specialist

4.7 out of 5  (63 ratings, 11 reviews)
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Duke Health contracts with most major health insurance providers. At Duke Innovative Pain Therapies at Brier Creek, all services may not be covered. Please contact Duke Innovative Pain Therapies at Brier Creek at 919-660-9000 to confirm that we accept your insurance plan, and what (if any) co-payments, co-insurances and deductibles will be your responsibility. For services at other locations, please call your insurance company to confirm your access to health care services.

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919-668-7246 Office number
919-613-4525
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Insurance

Duke Health contracts with most major health insurance providers. At Duke Innovative Pain Therapies at Brier Creek, all services may not be covered. Please contact Duke Innovative Pain Therapies at Brier Creek at 919-660-9000 to confirm that we accept your insurance plan, and what (if any) co-payments, co-insurances and deductibles will be your responsibility. For services at other locations, please call your insurance company to confirm your access to health care services.

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ABOUT ME

My research focuses on improving the mechanistic understanding of neuropathic pain. Over the past 14 years, I have served in multiple leadership and educational capacities at Duke and in the region, including: Duke Pain Medicine fellowship director (2000-2002); Duke Pain Clinic co-medical director (2001-2002); president of Carolina Pain Consultants 2006-2010; board of directors of the North Carolina Society of Interventional Pain Physicians (2006-2007); board of directors of The Pain Society of the Carolinas (2010 - present); pain medicine question author for the American Board of Anesthesiology; and pain medicine committee member, American Society of Anesthesiologists.

LANGUAGES I SPEAK
English
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Training
EDUCATION
MD, Emory University School of Medicine (Georgia), 1994
RESIDENCY
Anesthesiology, University of California–San Francisco Medical Center, 1998
FELLOWSHIP
Pain Management, Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center (North Carolina), 1999
BOARD CERTIFICATION
American Board of Anesthesiology, Pain Medicine
American Board of Anesthesiology, General Anesthesiology
Clinical Focus and Research
PUBLICATIONS
View Thomas Buchheit's publications on PubMed
CLINICAL TRIALS
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OVERALL PROVIDER RATING
4.7 out of 5 (63 ratings, 11 reviews)

 
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Industry Relationships and Collaborations
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