David Buchholz, MD

Expertise in: 
Primary Care Internist
Accepting New Patients
Treats Children
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Overview

Areas of Expertise / Conditions Treated

Primary Care Internist, Primary Care, Newborns, Allergy & Asthma Management, Well Baby Care, Immunizations, Pediatrics, Pediatric Infections

Academic Appointments

  • Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at CUMC

Administrative Titles

  • Senior Founding Medical Director, Primary Care

Dr. David Buchholz is a general pediatrician and the senior founding medical director for primary care at Columbia. Dr. Buchholz received his medical degree from the University of Illinois, Chicago and completed internship and residency at the University of Washington and Seattle Children’s Hospital. Since graduating from residency, he has worked as a general pediatrician, medical administrator, and faculty member at Pacific Medical Centers, Swedish Health System, and the University of California, San Francisco. He joined the faculty of Columbia University Irving Medical Center in September of 2019 where he serves as the physician lead over the expansion of primary care for Columbia and NewYork-Presbyterian.

Dr. Buchholz at Columbia Primary Care and ColumbiaDoctors Pediatrics adheres to the most up-to-date and rigorous standards of care, and he works closely with world-renowned pediatric specialists at Columbia and NewYork-Presbyterian Morgan Stanley Children’s Hospital. He offers children and their family kind, personalized and comprehensive service, with careful coordination and continuity of care to enhance the health and well-being of each child he sees. Dr. Buchholz’s goal is to ensure that families get exceptional medical care while still recognizing their children’s unique characteristics and needs.

Gender

  • Male

Schedule an Appointment

Phone Appointments

New and Existing Patients:

Location(s)

ColumbiaDoctors Midtown
51 West 51st Street
New York, NY 10019
Primary

Insurance Accepted

Aetna

  • EPO
  • HMO
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • NY Signature
  • NYP Employee Plan
  • POS
  • PPO
  • Signature Administrators
  • Student Health

Cigna

  • EPO
  • Great West
  • HMO
  • POS
  • PPO

Emblem/GHI

  • Medicare Managed Care
  • PPO

Emblem/HIP

  • ConnectiCare
  • EPO
  • Essential Plan
  • HMO
  • Medicaid Managed Care
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • POS
  • PPO
  • Select Care (Exchange)
  • Vytra

Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield

  • EPO
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • PPO

Local 1199

  • Local 1199

MagnaCare

  • MagnaCare

Multiplan

  • Multiplan

MVP Health Care

  • Child/Family Health Plus
  • Essential Plan
  • HMO
  • Medicaid Managed Care

Oxford Health Plans

  • Freedom
  • Liberty

UnitedHealthcare

  • Columbia University Employee Plan
  • Compass (Exchange)
  • HMO
  • Medicaid (Community Plan)
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • POS
  • PPO

*Please contact the provider’s office directly to verify that your particular insurance is accepted.