Dr. John L Buker MD Dermatologist

Dr. John Buker is a dermatologist in Lexington, Kentucky and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Saint Joseph East and UK HealthCare Good Samaritan Hospital. He received his medical degree from University of Toledo College of Medicine and has been in practice for 32 years. He is one of 3 doctors at Saint Joseph East and one of 7 at UK HealthCare Good Samaritan Hospital who specialize in Dermatology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Dermatologist: Dermatologic Surgery

Education & Medical Training

Naval Medical Center, San Diego
Residency, Psychiatry, 1987–1990

Naval Medical Center, San Diego
Residency, Dermatology, 1982–1983

University of Toledo College of Medicine
Class of 1982

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Dermatology
Certified in Dermatology

KY State Medical License
Active through 2015

Publications & Presentations

Clinical and histologic findings in temporal triangular alopecia.
Trakimas, C., Sperling, L. C., Skelton, H. G., Smith, K. J., Buker, J. L.

Micrographic surgery.
Buker, J. L., Amonette, R. A.

Mycobacterium marinum infection from shucking oysters.
Beecham, H. J., Oldfield, E. C., Lewis, D. E., Buker, J. L.


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