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About Dr. Howard B Baum

Dr. Howard B Baum, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Clifton, NJ. He has 41 years of experience. His specialties include Gastroenterology and Internal Medicine. Dr. Baum has received 5 awards. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

27 Ratings with 9 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Howard B Baum is Great. Dr. Howard B Baum has been rated by 27 patients. From those 27 patients 9 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Howard B Baum is 4.5 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

New Jersey Physicians LLC

6 Brighton Rd
Clifton, NJ 07012
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Specialties

Dr. Howard B Baum has the following 2 specialties

  • Gastroenterology

    A gastroenterologist is a specialist in diagnosis and treatment of conditions involving the digestive/gastrointestinal (GI) tract. These doctors are experts on how food moves through the digestive system and is chemically broken down, with nutrients being absorbed and waste excreted. You might see this kind of doctor if you are experiencing any number of stomach issues, some of which might be severe diarrhea, irritable bowel syndrome, hemorrhoids, ulcers, acid reflux, Crohn's disease and more.

  • Internal Medicine

    An internist is a physician who focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of conditions that affect the adult population—both acute and chronic.
    These doctors are often who adults see as their primary physicians because they treat a broad range of illnesses that do not require surgical or specialist interventions. They also work to help a patient maintain optimal health in order to prevent the onset of disease.
    In addition to treating the common cold and flu, internists also treat chronic diseases like diabetes and heart disease.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Howard B Baum has the following 12 expertise

  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Acid Reflux Disease (Gastroesophageal Reflux / GERD)
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Constipation
  • Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Inflammatory Bowel Diseases (IBD)
  • Colonoscopy
  • Acid Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Celiac Disease
  • Hepatitis C

Dr. Howard B Baum has 0 board certified specialties

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Reviews

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Five Stars

He saved my life. Thank You!

Full Review Rating Breakdown
Highly competent gastroentrologist

Dr. Baum was recommended to me by a friend, who spoke very highly of him. I concur! Dr. Baum is a knowledgeable, highly competent and caring gastroenterologist, with excellent bed manners. Beautiful office with friendly and helpful staff.

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A gentleman and a scholar!!!

I have the highest opinion about Dr. Baum's knowledge, patience and skills. He took his time to answer my questions and recommended the course of treatment that produced immediate results.

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A very good doctor...

Dr. Baum is an attentive, careful and most importantly knowledgeable physician. I highly recommend him to all in need of a highly competent gastroenterologist.

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Dr. Baum is the best!!!

Excellent diagnostician! Dr. Baum has been taking care of my health for 8 years and I always recommend him to my friends. Thank you Dr. Baum for your professionalism and great care.

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  • Awards

    5 Awards

  • On-Time Doctor Award

    On-Time Doctor Award (2014, 2018)

    Vitals On-Time + Promptness Award recognizes doctors with consistent high ratings for timeliness of appointments. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and promptness scores.

  • Patients' Choice Award

    Patients' Choice Award (2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018)

    Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition

    Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2012, 2014, 2017, 2018)

    Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.

  • Top 10 Doctor - City

    Top 10 Doctor - City (2014)

    Top 10 Doctors are chosen by the millions of patients who visit Vitals each year to find a new doctor and share their experiences by providing ratings and reviews. In order to differentiate highly-regarded doctors from the rest for patients in search of quality care, Vitals awards Top 10 Doctor honors to those physicians within a certain specialty and geographic area who are consistently given top ratings by their patients.

  • Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award

    Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2012)

    The Patients' Choice Award - 5 Year Honoree is a recognition granted only to those doctors whose ratings have reflected excellence in care for five years in a row. Only 1% of all doctors in the United States are bestowed this honor by their patients.

  • Education

    41 Years Experience

  • Weill Cornell Medical College

    Graduated in 1977

  • Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Howard B Baum accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • Empire BCBS
    • Empire Blue Priority EPO
    • Empire HMO
    • Empire PPO
    • Empire Prism EPO Blue Priority
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • HIP of NY
    • Emblem HIP Select PPO
  • Horizon BCBS
    • Horizon BCBS OMNIA - TIER1
    • Horizon Direct Access
    • Horizon HMO
    • Horizon OMNIA
    • Horizon POS
    • Horizon PPO
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO
  • Oxford Health
    • Oxford Freedom
    • Oxford Liberty
  • QualCare
    • QualCare HMO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO

Locations & Directions

New Jersey Physicians LLC, 6 Brighton Rd, Clifton, NJ

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