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8110 Gatehouse Road, Falls Church, VA 22042

Rica M Buchanan, MD


Board-certified specialties granted by an ABMS Member Board. Learn more about board certification.
Anesthesiology, Pediatric Anesthesiology

Years of Experience





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Medical Education

Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center at El Paso 2015


Loyola University Health System
Training Specialty: Internal Medicine
6/22/2015 - 06/21/2016


Johns Hopkins Hospital
Training Specialty: Anesthesiology
7/1/2016 - 06/30/2019


Cleveland Clinic
8/1/2019 - 07/31/2020
Boston Children's Hospital
Training Specialty: Pediatric Cardiac Anesthesiology
9/1/2021 - 2/28/2022
Cleveland Clinic
Training Specialty: Cardiothoracic Anesthesiology
8/1/2019 - 7/31/2020
Boston Children's Hospital
Training Specialty: Pediatric Anesthesiology
9/1/2020 - 8/30/2021

Board Certification

Anesthesiology, Pediatric Anesthesiology

Hospital Affiliation

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Inova Physician Referral Services

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