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Patient Reviews

4.0
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(22)
Patient comments (8)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. James Baker is Good. Dr. Baker has been reviewed by 22 patients who have provided 8 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.6
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Promptness 3.7
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Courteous Staff 3.7
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Accurate Diagnosis 3.9
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Bedside Manner 3.6
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Spends Time with Me 3.6
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Follows Up After Visit 2.9
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Specialties & Research

Dr. James Baker, MD is board certified in Cardiovascular Disease and Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology.

  • He has special expertise in 7 areas:
  • Acute Coronary Syndrome (ACS)
  • Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Heart Block
  • High Blood Pressure (Hypertension)
  • High Cholesterol (Hypercholesterolemia)
  • Unstable Angina

Education & Awards

Dr. Baker graduated from Harvard University , Boston. He has 2 awards.

Awards  
Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2009)
Top 10 Doctor - City (2014)
Nashville, TN
Cardiologist

Affiliations

Dr. Baker has 13 hospital affiliations:

  • St Thomas Hospital 
  • Baptist Hospital 

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. James Haywood Baker MD is a male Internist, has 24 years of experience and practices in Cardiovascular Disease and Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology.
Where does Dr. James H. Baker practice?
Dr. James Baker has 2 office locations.
Dr. James Baker practices Cardiovascular Disease and Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology near Paducah, KY.
Additional practice locations include: Nashville, TN.
See Paducah Cardiologists.