Medical & Chiropractic Care Doctors and Nurse at Buchanan Health Center
Buchanan Health Center is the only Lake County, Florida's medical and chiropractic practice. We are pleased to serve residents of Leesburg, The Villages, Fruitland Park, Eustis Tavares, Mount Dora, and Umatilla with a variety of medical and chiropractic care. The services provided by our providers includes physical rehab, massage therapy, hormone therapy, trigger point therapy, stem cell therapy, and relief from a car accident injury, sports injury or work injury. We encourage you to learn more about our chiropractors and medical care team.
Our Medical Professionals are here for the Leesburg, The Villages, Fruitland Park, Eustis, Tavares, Mount Dora, and Umatilla Communities. Make an Appointment Today!
For an appointment call Buchanan Health Center in Leesburg at 352-787-8531. We look forward to serving you.
Dr.Tige BuchananDCPractice Owner and Chiropractor
Raised in Lake County, Tige Buchanan started his practice in Leesburg after attending University of Miami and obtaining his graduate degree at Life University in Atlanta, GA. Dr. Buchanan's belief in a holistic approach to medicine has led to the growth of his practice that opened in 2004. In 2014, he expanded his practice to include a variety of traditional medical treatments, along with Hormone Replacement Therapy (BioTE), Stem Cell Therapy and Laser Like Lipo.
Dr. Buchanan serves on the boards of Hospice, the YMCA and Lake Eustis Museum of Art. He makes sure his practice is involved in the community by sponsorships and donations to various local groups. Half of the fees collected for sports physicals are donated to the schools to support athletic departments and sports programs.
His free time is spent with his wife and two daughters traveling or going to the beach. He also enjoys offshore fishing.
Dr.Karlton KwanDCOur Chiropractor
After getting his bachelor’s degree from School of Applied Physiology and Kinesiology at the University of Florida, Dr. Kwan attended the Palmer College of Chiropractic Florida in Port Orange, FL. The Central Florida native joined the Buchanan Health Center in 2014.
Dr. Kwan’s specializes in chiropractic manual adjustments, extremities adjusting, nutrition and soft tissue manual therapy. He is certified in Applied Kinesiology and the Graston Technique. His interest in chiropractic care stemmed from his youth when he went through a month-long period of severe migraines. After seeing a chiropractor and getting a single adjustment, he experienced relief. From that point he knew what he wanted to do with his life.
Dr. Kwan makes giving back to his community a priority, volunteering through his church, shelters and other organizations. He believes in a multi-disciplinary approach to health and wellness and looks forward to helping you achieve new levels of health and energy.
Dr.Frank Paiano, DOProfessional Experience
Owner and Operator of Internal Medicine of Central Florida, PAOctober 2007 to Present
The Villages, FL
Traditional internal medicine practice. Management of inpatient, outpatient and nursing facility populations. Services provided include history and physical examination, consultations, electrocardiogram, pulmonary function testing, holter monitor, INR monitoring and minor office procedures.
- Leesburg Regional Medical Center, Chief of Internal Medicine 2010 to 2012
- The Villages Regional Hospital, Chief of Internal Medicine 2009 to 2012
- The Villages Regional Hospital, Vice Chairman of Internal Medicine 2009 to 2017
- Leesburg Villages IPA, Chairman 2011 to 2016
- Medical Director Buchanan Health Center 2016 to present
- Medical Director PCT-ACO 3/2012 to 3/2016
- Leesburg Regional Medical Center Vice Chief of Internal Medicine 2013 to present
- Fellow of the American College of Osteopathic Internists 2014
- American Osteopathic Board of Internal Medicine, Board Certification August 2014
Dr. Conrad Tamea, MD
Dr. Tamea is a board certified Orthopedic Surgeon, who now focuses solely on regenerative medicine. He received his education from the College of William and Mary, Drexel University, Hahnemann Medical University, and the University of Kansas Orthopedic Residency Program. Dr. Tamea is certified by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgeons, the highest standard of qualification to evaluate your needs and administer the therapies provided.
Amberly Martin, APRN
Bio coming soon...
Dr. Katie Thomas, DCRead More
Born and raised in Central Florida, Dr. Katie knows this community and how to serve it. Her time completing her Bachelor’s Degree was spread throughout Lake Sumter College, Valencia College, Southeastern University and the University of Central Florida. Finally, she graduated from Palmer College of Chiropractic and joined the Buchanan team shortly after.
Dr. Katie has special interest in treating kids and mothers as well as bio-mechanical dysfunction especially of the hips, knees, and feet. Her treatments are based on the FMS system and designed to restore patient’s natural movement patterns and keep them preforming at their highest level. Dr. Katie has extra training from Palmer College in Cox Flexion Distraction, Sports, Gonstead and Graston techniques. Treating the body as a whole is at the forefront of her care.
Spending time at the beach, being on the lake fishing, and teaching patients how to care for themselves are all part of what makes Dr. Katie who she is. As a part of the Buchanan team she is excited to learn about her patients and treat them will the highest possible standard of care.