Dr. Buckner received his medical degree and completed Internal Medicine and Pediatrics residency and a combined fellowship in Hematology (adult) and Pediatric Hematology/Oncology at the University of North Carolina – Chapel Hill. He also completed a Masters degree in clinical research at the UNC School of Public Health and a post-doctoral fellowship at the UNC Cecil G Sheps Center for Health Services Research.

In January 2015, Dr. Buckner joined the Hematology faculty at the University of Colorado. His research seeks to identify clinical management strategies that lead to improved patient outcomes for patients with bleeding and clotting disorders.

Locations

Monday: 8am - 4:30pm
Tuesday: 8am - 4:30pm
Wednesday: 8am - 4:30pm
Thursday: 8am - 4:30pm
Friday: 8am - 4:30pm
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed

Qualifications and experience

Specialties
Blood / Lymphatic System, Blood / Lymphatic System - Blood Disorders, Hematology, Internal Medicine, Pediatric Hematology / Oncology
Gender
Male
Languages spoken
English
Education
Fellowship
University of North Carolina Hospitals Program (2013)

Fellowship
University of North Carolina Hospitals Program (2013)

Internship
University of North Carolina Hospitals Program (2006)

Medical School
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine (2005)

Residency
University of North Carolina Hospitals Program (2009)

Undergraduate
Rhodes College (TN) (2000)

Graduate
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (2014)

Research interest for patients

Dr. Buckner is currently the principal investigator of a study of pain assessment tools in men with hemophilia, as well as a multicenter observational study, the Hemophilia Natural History Study (ATHN7). He is also involved in studies investigating how hip and knee replacement surgeries affect pain, physical function, and quality of life in persons with hemophilia; methods for assessing physical function in men with hemophilia; and multiple studies of new therapeutics for treatment of bleeding disorders.