Dr. Donald Buck

Plastic Surgery
St. Louis, MO
14 years experience male

Locations

Office

St. Louis, MO

Address

11155 Dunn Road, Suite 202N, St. Louis, MO
Directions

My office hours

Wednesday: 7:00am - 6:00pm
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Insurances accepted

Great-West Healthcare

Aetna

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Missouri

Coventry Health Care

Cigna

Humana Insurance Company

Health Alliance Plan

Medicaid

Medicare

Mercy Health Plans of MO

Private Healthcare Systems, Inc (PHCS)

Tricare

UnitedHealthcare

MultiPlan, Inc

About

Bio

Donald W. Buck II, MD, is a board certified plastic and reconstructive surgeon and assistant professor in the Division of Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery at the Washington University School of Medicine. Dr. Buck specializes in all aspects of plastic and reconstructive surgery including complex microsurgical reconstruction and cosmetic surgery of the face, breast and body. Dr. Buck has been invited to present at numerous national and international meetings. He is an invited reviewer for Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and the Journal of Plastic Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgery.

Dr. Buck has authored over 45 articles in peer-reviewed journals, as well as numerous book chapters for authoritative texts in the field. He is also the invited editor of two international plastic and reconstructive surgery textbooks – Core Procedures in Plastic Surgery and Review of Plastic Surgery.

Dr. Buck received his undergraduate degree with highest distinction from Indiana University where he received awards for his athletic and scholastic achievement, including Sports Illustrated Scholar Athlete of the Year. While at Indiana he was a middle linebacker on the Indiana University football team under Coach Cam Cameron. After graduating from Indiana, he attended the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. Upon receiving his medical degree, Dr. Buck was accepted into the seven-year Integrated Plastic Surgery Residency Training Program at Northwestern University in Chicago, Illinois.

Following his plastic surgery training at Northwestern University, Dr. Buck was accepted, out of applicants worldwide, into the Reconstructive Microsurgery Fellowship program at the University of Toronto in Canada.

In addition to his exceptional knowledge and skill, Dr. Buck is an incredibly caring and compassionate human being who has received praise from patients, their families, and colleagues alike for his gentle bedside manner and warm, respectful approach to the patient-doctor relationship.

Specialties
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Plastic Surgery

Licenses

United States: Illinois, Missouri

Doctor Q&A

22 Answers
2 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 59-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Buck
14 years experience Plastic Surgery
It depends: Brachioplasty can be performed using a number of techniques depending on the degree of skin and fat excess in your upper arms. In the most severe case ... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Buck
14 years experience Plastic Surgery
Breast lift: A mastopexy, or breast lift, procedure can elevate your sagging breasts and create a more youthful appearance, while restoring the fullness in the upp ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Donald Buck
14 years experience Plastic Surgery
Not really...: Surgical facelift is the best way to restore the facial soft-tissues to their natural, youthful position. Although fillers and other injectables can r ... Read More

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Thank you notes
May 3, 2015
Great doctor. Consistently gives thoughtful, insightful and expert advice.
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Buck is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Buck is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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This made me feel good. Thanks! Thank you for taking the time to respond. It's much appreciated!
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Thank you Dr. Buck, very helpful! I appreciate it.

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, MD
Graduated 2006MD

Residency

NORTHWESTERN MEDICAL CENTER INC

Awards

David C. Leach Award for Contribution to Resident Education
Academic Medical Leadership Program for Physicians and Scientists
Resident Scholar

Affiliations

American Society Of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS)
The American Council Of Academic Plastic Surgeons
American College Of Surgeons
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