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Victoria C. Buchanan, MD

  • Internal Medicine

BIOGRAPHY




Victoria Buchanan, M.D., considers communication and careful follow-up key components of good medical care. She encourages patients to participate in their own healthcare decisions, and helps them make informed decisions through ongoing education. 



A diplomate of and certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine, Dr. Buchanan earned her medical degree from the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston, and  went on to serve as Chief Medical Resident at Rush-Presbyterian-St. Luke's Medical Center in  Chicago. Her clinical interests include geriatrics, hypertension, preventive medicine, and  women's health. 



In addition to her clinical work, Dr. Buchanan is an instructor at the Northwestern University School of Medicine. She is actively involved in educating residents and medical students. 



Dr. Buchanan is popular amongst more than her patients and students. The press likes her, too.

U.S. News and World Report

named Dr. Buchanan a "Top Doctor" in 2012, and

Chicago

magazine chose her as a Top Doctor for Women in 2010.

EDUCATION


  • Medical Education
    University of Texas Medical Branch, School of Medicine - 1992
  • Residency
    Rush University Medical Center - 1995

BOARD CERTIFICATION


  • Internal Medicine

PRIMARY LOCATION


Raby Institute for Integrative Medicine

500 N. Michigan Ave.

#2100

Chicago, IL 60611

312-276-1212

CLINICAL INTERESTS


  • Hypertension
  • Preventive Medicine
  • Women's Health

LANGUAGES


  • Spanish

ACCEPTED INSURANCE


  • Aetna EPO
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna PPO
  • BCBS PPO
  • Beech Street
  • Cigna EPO
  • Cigna POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • Coventry Health Plan PPO
  • Galaxy Health Network
  • Great West
  • HFN-Healthcares Finest Network
  • Hlth Mrktng Inc (Super PPO)
  • Humana ChoiceCare PPO
  • Medicare
  • Multiplan PPO
  • PHCS EPO
  • PHCS POS
  • PHCS PPO
  • PNA (Preferred Network Access)
  • PPO Next
  • Preferred Plan PPO
  • Unicare PPO
  • Unicare PPO(Wellpoint Network)
  • UnitedHealthcare Choice
  • UnitedHealthcare Choice Plus
  • UnitedHealthcare Options PPO
  • UnitedHealthcare Select Plus
  • Wellmark/Healthnetwork PPO