Clifford J. Buckley, MD, FACS

Vascular Surgeon
Scott & White Healthcare

Director, Division of Vascular Surgery


Specialties
Vascular Surgery


Patient Care Emphasis
Aortic Aneurysm, Aortic Dissection, Arterial Occlusive Disease, Cerebrovascular Disease, Cost-Effective Surgery & After Care, Endografts for Abdominal and Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm; Endografts for Traumatic Aortic Tears, Endovascular Aortic Aneurysm Repair, Endovascular Procedures, Limb Salvage, Lymphatic Obstruction, Surgical Techniques for Quality, Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm, Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysms, Varicose Vein Management, Venous Disorders


Board Certification
  • Diplomate of the American Board of Surgery
  • Diplomate of the American Board of Vascular Surgery

  • Scott & White Appointment
    January 4, 1993


    Education
  • Hahnemann University, Philadelphia, PA, MD, 1962
  • University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, BA, 1958

  • Specialty Training
  • Clinic and Research Peripheral Vascular Surgery Fellowship, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA
  • General Surgery Residency, Wilford Hall U.S. Air Force Medical Center, Lackland, Air Force Base, San Antonio, TX

  • Faculty Rank - Texas A&M Health Science Center College of Medicine
    Professor of Surgery



    Awards and Honors
  • One of America's Top Surgeons (Consumers Research Council of America)
  • Texas "Super Doctor", Texas Monthly, 2005
  • U.S. Air Force Systems Command Certificate of Merit for Outstanding Medical Practice, Wilford Hall U.S. Air Force Medical Center, 1973
  • American Medical Association Physicians Recognition Award, 1976
  • Senior Consultant to Surgeon General of the U.S. Air Force for General Vascular Surgery
  • United States Air Force Flight Surgeon of the Year 1967
  • President's Award for Excellence in Health Care Delivery and Service, Texas A & M University Health Science Center College of Medicine

  • Professional Memberships
  • Senior Vascular Surgery & Chief Consultant to Surgeon VA of the United States
  • Distinguished Fellow, Society for Vascular Surgery
  • Fellow, Royal Society of Medicine
  • Society for Clinical Vascular Surgery
  • Charter Member, Society of Endovascular Specialists
  • President, Texas Surgical Society
  • Past President, San Antonio Vascular Surgery Society
  • Surgical Consultant VISN-17, Veterans Administration Health Care System

  • Languages Spoken
    English


    Locations


    Temple Clinic
    2401 S. 31st St.
    Temple, TX 76508
    254-724-2150
    VA-Temple

    Please note - this practice is not open for new appointments. This provider treats patients living at VA-Temple.

    Appointments