Dr. Alan Buchwald practices Emergency Medicine in Santa Cruz, CA. Dr. Buchwald assesses patients who seek immediate medical attention at any time of day or night. Emergency Medicine Physicians are trained to efficiently work with each patient and situation no matter how acute or life-threatening. Dr. Buchwald examines patients, determines means of testing, diagnoses conditions, and decides the best treatment methods.
Education and Training
Univ of Southern Ca Sch of Med, Los Angeles Ca 1976
Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California 1976
Emergency MedicineAmerican Board of Emergency MedicineABEM
- Univ Ca Sf Sch Of Med, Emergency Medicine; Santa Clara Valley Med Ctr, Flexible Or Transitional Year
- San Francisco General Hospital 1977
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