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Patient Reviews

5.0
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(19)
Patient comments (11)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Howard Baum, Gastroenterologist / Internist is Excellent. Dr. Baum has been reviewed by 19 patients who have provided 11 comments. The rating is 5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.6
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Promptness 4.6
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Courteous Staff 4.4
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Accurate Diagnosis 4.7
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Bedside Manner 4.7
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Spends Time with Me 4.7
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Follows Up After Visit 4.6
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Specialties & Research

Dr. Howard Baum, MD is board certified in Gastroenterology.

  • He has special expertise in 6 areas:
  • Acid Reflux Disease Gastroesophageal Reflux GERD
  • Colonoscopy
  • Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
  • Inflammatory Bowel Diseases (IBD)
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Liver and digestive diseases

Education & Awards

Dr. Baum graduated from Cornell University, New York. He has 5 awards.

Awards  
Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2012)
Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2012)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2012)
Bridges to Excellence Recognition
Bridges to Excellence Medical Home Recognition (2012 - 2015)
NCQA Physician Practice Connections - Patient Centered Medical Home (2015)

Affiliations

Dr. Baum has 2 hospital affiliations:

  • St. Joseph'S Regional Medical Center 
  • St. Mary's Hospital-Passaic 

Languages

  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Howard Barry Baum MD is a male Internist, has 32 years of experience and practices in Gastroenterology.
Where does Dr. Howard B. Baum practice?
Dr. Howard Baum has 1 office location.
Dr. Howard Baum practices Gastroenterology near Clifton, NJ.
See Clifton Gastroenterologists.