John A Buza, MD

John A Buza, MD Specialties: Orthopedic Surgery, Spine Surgery

John A Buza, MD
Specialties: Orthopedic Surgery, Spine Surgery
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Address

NewYork-Presbyterian Medical Group Queens - Jackson Heights
72-06 Northern Boulevard
Suite Newyork-Presbyterian Medical Group Queens, Orthopedics & Rehabilitation, Neurosciences, Surgical Ser
Jackson Heights, NY 11372
US
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Store Hours:

Day of the WeekHours
Monday9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
SaturdayClosed
SundayClosed

Additional Locations for John A Buza, MD

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    47-01 Queens Boulevard
    Suite Newyork-Presbyterian Medical Group Queens, Orthopedics & Rehabilitation And Primary Care
    Sunnyside, NY 11104
    US
    Day of the WeekHours
    Monday9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    Tuesday9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    Wednesday9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    Thursday9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    Friday9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    SaturdayClosed
    SundayClosed
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    28-25 Jackson Avenue
    Long Island City, NY 11101
    US
    Day of the WeekHours
    Monday8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    Tuesday8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    Wednesday8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    Thursday8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    Friday8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    SaturdayClosed
    SundayClosed
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    163-03 Horace Harding Expressway
    Suite Newyork-Presbyterian Medical Group Queens, Orthopedics & Rehabilitation
    Fresh Meadows, NY 11365
    US
    Day of the WeekHours
    Monday9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    Tuesday9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    Wednesday9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    Thursday9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    Friday9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    SaturdayClosed
    SundayClosed

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Insurances Accepted

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  • 1199 National Benefit Fund
  • AETNA
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • Amida Care
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CIGNA
  • Connecticare
  • Elderplan
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield
  • Fidelis Care
  • Healthfirst
  • Medicare
  • Multiplan
  • Unicare
  • UnitedHealthcare
  • VNSNY CHOICE
  • WellCare

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About John A Buza, MD

John A. Buza, MD, MS, is an orthopedic spine surgeon at NewYork-Presbyterian Medical Group Queens. He specializes in conditions of the spine, with a focus on minimally invasive techniques and advanced technology using computer navigation. Dr. Buza treats patients with diseases and disorders, including adult scoliosis, herniated disk, spine arthritis, cancer of the spine, sciatica, and addresses fractures, infections, injury, and pain. Dr. Buza graduated from Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons with his Master's in Human Nutrition and remained there to complete his medical degree. He served his residency at the Hospital for Joint Diseases at NYU Langone Orthopedic Hospital and completed his fellowship at Norton Leatherman Spine Center at Norton Hospital in Louisville, Kentucky. Throughout his training, Dr. Buza has been active in clinical research, publishing his work in medical books and journals, including Physical Sports Medicine, the American Journal of Orthopedics, and the Clinical Review of Bone Mineral Metabolism. He has presented his research at annual meetings for the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, the North American Spine Society, and the Orthopedic Research Society. Dr. Buza is a member of several professional organizations, including the North American Spine Society, the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, and the American Medical Association.


Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian Queens Hospital

Expertise

  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery

Education

  • Fellowship: Norton Leatherman Spine Cente
  • Medical School: Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
  • Residency: NYU Langone Orthopedic Hospital

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Awards

  • Trojan League of San Diego Scholarship Recipient - 08/2003
  • Thematic Options English Honors Program Recipient - 08/2003
  • Freshman Science Honors Program - 08/2003
  • Dean’s Scholar 4 – year Merit Scholarship - 08/2003-05/2007
  • University of Southern California Dean’s List, First Honors - 08/2004-05/2006
  • Order of Omega Greek Honors Association, University of Southern California - 08/2005-05/2007
  • ORS/OREF/AAOS New Investigator Recipient - 01/2017
  • Senior Resident Basic Science Research Award - 05/2019