About Me

Dr. Floyd Buen received his undergraduate degree from Dartmouth College with high honors. A Southern California native, he returned and continued to pursue basic science research studying traumatic brain injury at UCLA. He then received his medical degree from the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine. While there, he was awarded a Howard Hughes Medical Research Fellowship for work on novel stem cell applications. This was followed by a residency in Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery at UCLA Medical Center, where he was awarded the prestigious Teaching Award as a chief resident. His most recent research endeavors span a versatile range, including survivorship among head and neck cancer patients, quality improvement of squamous cell carcinoma treatments, and therapeutic communication techniques. 

Dr. Buen's professional interests include head and neck oncology, sinus disorders and allergy, thyroid/parathyroid surgery, salivary gland surgery, and general adult and pediatric otolaryngology.

Languages

English

Provider Specialty

Otolaryngology

Education

Medical Education

University of California San Diego - School of Medicine

Locations & Affiliations

Locations

Insurances Accepted

Aetna Whole Health ACO
Boeing MemorialCare Health Alliance ACO
Aetna Commercial HMO
Anthem Commercial HMO
BlueShield Commercial HMO
Cigna Commercial HMO
Health Net Commercial HMO
UHC Commercial HMO
Anthem Vivity HMO
BlueShield Trio Commercial HMO
Aetna Medicare Advantage HMO
BlueShield Medicare Advantage HMO
Health Net Medicare Advantage HMO
Humana Medicare Advantage HMO
SCAN Medicare Advantage HMO
UHC AARP Medicare Advantage HMO
Cigna Commercial HMO (GNP)
Cigna Commercial HMO (GNP)
Cigna Value/Select HMO
UHC Commercial HMO (GNP)
Alignment Medicare Advantage HMO (GNP)
Anthem Vivity HMO (GNP)
Anthem Commercial HMO (GNP)
UHC Harmony Commercial HMO (GNP)
Humana Medicare Advantage HMO (GNP)
Humana Medicare Advantage HMO (GNP)
Clever Care Medicare Advantage HMO
Anthem Pathway HMO (GNP)
Clever Care Medicare Advantage HMO (GNP)
Centivo ACO
Anthem Pathway HMO
BlueShield Commercial HMO (GNP)
SCAN Medicare Advantage HMO (GNP)
Alignment Medicare Advantage HMO
Aetna Commercial HMO (GNP)
BlueShield Trio Commercial HMO (GNP)
Aetna Medicare Advantage HMO (GNP)
BlueShield Medicare Advantage HMO (GNP)
UHC AARP Medicare Advantage HMO (GNP)
Health Net Commercial HMO (GNP)
UHC Harmony Commercial HMO