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Dr. John Baker has the following 2 specialties
- Orthopaedic Surgery
- Sports Medicine
A sports medicine specialist is a physician who is trained to diagnose and treat injuries and conditions caused by participation in athletic activities.
These doctors are generally employed by professional sports teams to care for the athletes who are injured. They have extensive knowledge of the types of injuries that athletes are most susceptible to, such as stress fractures, sprains, concussions, muscle cramps, ACL injuries, and shin splints.
It is the responsibility of sports medicine specialist to clear athletes to return to the playing field when they are deemed fit. These doctors also advise athletes on how to avoid injury through proper care of their bodies while training.
Dr. John Baker has the following 23 expertise
- Sports Medicine
- Sprains and Strains
- Bursitis / Adhesive Capsulitis
- Knee Surgery (Knee Replacement Arthroplasty)
- Hip Surgery (Hip Replacement Arthroplasty)
- Bone marrow inflammation (Osteomyelitis)
- Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome
- Ankylosing Spondylitis
- Bunions (Hallux Valgus)
- Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
- Arthroscopic Surgery (Arthroscopy)
- Stress Fractures
- Hip Osteoarthritis
- Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
- Tennis Elbow
Dr. John Baker is Board Certified in 1 specialty
See the board certifications this doctor has received. Board certifications provide confidence that this doctor meets the nationally recognized standards for education, knowledge and experience.
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dr baker is patient, approachable, and most professional...he is an extremely knowledgeable diagnostician.. Dr Baker helped me recover from a "flare-up" episode in one part of body..and an injury to my rotator cuff from a fall... Dr Baker"s experience and expertise made my recovery easier and complete...Thank you Dr Baker, for being so available, kind and understanding during my time of need....I am an 81 year old woman who has her energy, physical ability and well being back because of this excellent doctor ...........
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2016, 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.
On-Time Doctor Award (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 (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.
Dr. Baker is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
46 Years Experience
Saint Louis University School Of Medicine
Graduated in 1972
St Louis University Hospital
Dr. John Baker accepts the following insurance providers.
BCBS Blue Card
- BCBS Blue Card PPO
- CIGNA HMO
- CIGNA Open Access Plus
- CIGNA PPO
- First Health PPO
Geisinger Health Plan
- Geisinger Health Plan
HIP of NY
- Emblem HIP Select PPO
- Multiplan PPO
- PHCS PPO
- Oxford Health Garden State
- QualCare HMO
- QualCare PPO
- UHC Choice Plus POS
- UHC Navigate HMO
- UHC Navigate POS
- UHC Options PPO
More about Dr. John Baker
Joint & Spine Institute at AtlantiCare Dr. John Baker, MD attended medical school at the St. Louis School of Medicine. He has been affiliated with AtlantiCare since 1977 and is in Orthopaedics.
Locations & DirectionsROTHMAN INSTITUTE, 2500 English Creek Ave Ste 1300, Egg Harbor Township, NJ
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