Dr. Russell Buchanan specializes in neurosurgery in Waterloo, Iowa.
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Board Certification, Specialty and Expertise
Dr. Russell Buchanan has been identified as specializing in Neurosurgery.
He obtained board certification from The American Board of Neurological Surgery for Neurosurgery.
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Dr. Russell Buchanan accepts the following plan at Heartland Neurosurgery
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Dr. Buchanan is affiliated with 2 hospitals:
3421 W 9th St
Dr. Buchanan attended medical school at University of California Davis School of Medicine .
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