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Joseph Buckwalter, MD

Joseph Buckwalter, MD

Orthopaedic Surgery Iowa City, IA

Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, University Iowa College of Medicine

Office Address

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  • 200 Hawkins Dr
    Iowa City, IA 52242
    Phone: (319) 356-2595
    Fax: (319) 356-8999

Dr. Buckwalter's Clinical Specialties & Interests

  • Orthopaedic Surgery: General Orthopedic Surgery

Dr. Buckwalter's Education & Medical Training

  • University of Iowa Hospitals and ClinicsUniversity of Iowa Hospitals and ClinicsResidency, Orthopedic Surgery
  • University of Iowa Hospitals and ClinicsUniversity of Iowa Hospitals and ClinicsResidency, Internal Medicine
  • U of IA Coll of MedUniversity of Iowa Carver College of MedicineMedical School

Dr. Buckwalter's Certifications & Licensure

  • IA State Medical LicenseIA State Medical License1975 - 2015
  • American Board of Orthopaedic SurgeryAmerican Board of Orthopaedic SurgeryOrthopaedic Surgery

Dr. Buckwalter's Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Centers for Medicare & Medicaid ServicesMeaningful Use Stage 1 CertificationCenters for Medicare & Medicaid Services, 2011
  • Institute of MedicineElected MemberInstitute of Medicine, 2004

Dr. Buckwalter's Publications & Presentations

PubMed | Citations by Web of Science®

Grant Support

  • New Approaches To Assess And Forestall Osteoarthritis In Injured Joints
    New Approaches To Assess And Forestall Osteoarthritis In Injured JointsNational Institute Of Arthritis And Musculoskeletal And Skin Diseases
    2007 - 2011
  • Administrative Core
    Administrative CoreNational Institute Of Arthritis And Musculoskeletal And Skin Diseases
    2007 - 2007
  • Cartilage Extracellular Matrix Fragments And Trauma-Induced Chondrocytes
    Cartilage Extracellular Matrix Fragments And Trauma-Induced ChondrocytesNational Institute Of Arthritis And Musculoskeletal And Skin Diseases
    2007 - 2011
  • Pathogenesis-Prevention Of Post-Traumatic OA
    Pathogenesis-Prevention Of Post-Traumatic OANational Institute Of Arthritis And Musculoskeletal And Skin Diseases
    2003 - 2006
  • Core--Administrative And Biostatistics
    Core--Administrative And BiostatisticsNational Institute Of Arthritis And Musculoskeletal And Skin Diseases
    2002 - 2002
  • Pathogenesis-Prevention Of Post-Traumatic Osteoarthritis
    Pathogenesis-Prevention Of Post-Traumatic OsteoarthritisNational Institute Of Arthritis And Musculoskeletal And Skin Diseases
    2002 - 2002
  • Oxidative Stress In Post-Traumatic Osteoarthritis
    Oxidative Stress In Post-Traumatic OsteoarthritisNational Institute Of Arthritis And Musculoskeletal And Skin Diseases
    2002 - 2002
  • Skeletal Morphogenesis And Growth Workshop
    Skeletal Morphogenesis And Growth WorkshopNational Institute Of Arthritis And Musculoskeletal And Skin Diseases
    1996 - 1996
  • Research Training In Skeletal Disorders
    Research Training In Skeletal DisordersNational Institute Of Arthritis And Musculoskeletal And Skin Diseases
    1993 - 2000
  • Workshop-Age-Related Musculoskeletal Soft Tissue Changes
    Workshop-Age-Related Musculoskeletal Soft Tissue ChangesNational Institute Of Arthritis And Musculoskeletal And Skin Diseases
    1992 - 1992
  • Articular Cartilage Healing And Passive Motion
    Articular Cartilage Healing And Passive MotionNational Institute Of Arthritis And Musculoskeletal And Skin Diseases
    1986 - 1987
  • Articular Cartilage Healing And Passive Motion
    Articular Cartilage Healing And Passive MotionNat Inst Of Arthritis, Diabetes, Digestive &Kidney Diseases
    1985 - 1985

Hospital Affiliations

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS California CaliforniaCare HMO
  • BCBS California PowerSelect HMO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Alliance PPO
  • Health Net HMO - Employer Group
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Pacificare HMO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • Wellmark Alliance Select

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