At his practice in Kingston, New York, board certified gastroenterologist, Dr. Hal Buch, combines state-of-the-art technology with gentle and compassionate care to give patients the best endoscopic and digestive health services in the area. In his state of the art, AAAA certified, in-office endoscopy facility, Dr. Buch is committed to ensuring his patients’ experience is relaxed and worry-free. Having completed thousands of procedures over the years, he’s an expert in his field, using cutting-edge tests such as Bravo™, SmartPill™, capsule enteroscopy, and colon capsules.
Dr. Buch has over 20 years of experience diagnosing and treating patients with gastrointestinal disorders – such as digestive system cancers, gastritis, acid reflux, Barrett’s esophagus, celiac disease, irritable bowel syndrome, Crohn’s disease amongst others. In addition, the practice is also focused on the prevention of digestive diseases and cancers and digestive health and wellness. He has consistently used the latest advancements in endoscopic techniques as well as other cutting edge diagnostic tests and procedures, proudly bringing University-level care to the Hudson Valley for the past twenty years. As a result, he has been recognized by his peers as one of the Top Doctors in Hudson Valley Magazine.
Dr. Buch graduated from the prestigious Bronx High School of Science. After receiving a Bachelor of Science degree from Columbia University in New York City, Dr. Buch graduated from East Carolina University School of Medicine in Greenville, North Carolina. He completed his residency in primary care medicine at Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island where he was named Resident of the Year. He completed his training with a fellowship in Gastroenterology at the Strong Memorial Hospital/University of Rochester in Rochester, New York.
Dr. Buch maintains his advanced credentialing to stay up-to-date with ever-changing innovation in Gastroenterology. He is board-certified in Gastroenterology, a diplomate of the National Board of Medicine, and a member of the American Medical Association, the American College of Physicians, the American College of Gastroenterology, and the Medical Society of the State of New York.
He has published numerous research papers in prestigious medical journals, such as the American Journal of Gastroenterology. Dr. Buch is deeply involved in his Hudson Valley community, and he and his team treat patients like family. He is currently accepting new patients.
"I am a new patient to Dr. Buch and was very happy with the service from day one. The office staff and nurses were attentive to my needs."
"Nurse practitioner answered my questions and a few I had not thought to ask... Colonoscopy was over before I knew it. The office staff was friendly and helped me."
"Dr. Buch is friendly, listens, and explains one's concerns fully. I have felt very comfortable with Dr. Buch's skills and procedures."
"Very professional, and personable. Family Nurse Practitioner Marisa deserves a gold star! Great practice."
"My personal experience with Dr. Buch, his Nurse Practitioners and the rest of his entire staff has been nothing but wonderful. Great care personal service."
"Dr. Hal Buch, Nurse Practitioners and all staff are compassionate caring. Give that extra that you do not get from the large practices these day."
"I was referred to Dr. Buch's office by me primary care physicians for digestive issues. Wonderful bedside manner very knowledgeable in his field I highly recommend."