About Dr. John Baker

Dr. John Baker, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Egg Harbor Township, NJ. He has 46 years of experience. His specialties include Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine. Dr. Baker is affiliated with Shore Medical Center. Dr. Baker has received 3 awards. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

16 Ratings with 8 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. John Baker is Excellent. Dr. John Baker has been rated by 16 patients. From those 16 patients 8 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. John Baker is 4.9 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

ROTHMAN INSTITUTE

2500 English Creek Ave Ste 1300
Egg Harbor Township, NJ 08234
(800) 321-9999

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Specialties

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.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. John Baker has the following 23 expertise

  • Sports Medicine
  • Sprains and Strains
  • Flatfoot
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Bursitis / Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Knee Surgery (Knee Replacement Arthroplasty)
  • Hip Surgery (Hip Replacement Arthroplasty)
  • Bone marrow inflammation (Osteomyelitis)
  • Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Microsurgery
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Osteomalacia
  • Bunions (Hallux Valgus)
  • Arthritis
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Arthroscopic Surgery (Arthroscopy)
  • Osteoporosis
  • Stress Fractures
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Scoliosis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Clubfoot
  • Tennis Elbow

Board Certifications

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.

Reviews

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Problem solver

Dr. John Baker found what was my husband’s problem after other doctors could find what was wrong. We saw about 4 other doctors before we found results with Dr. John Baker. Cudos to him

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Five Stars

Dr. Baker was very thorough, taking time to listen to my symptoms and examining me. He is very personable and I felt very comfortable speaking with him. He did a great job diagnosing my problem. Highly recommend him!

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Excellent Doctor

I would recommend Dr. Baker to anyone who needed an orthopedic doctor. He is caring thorough and is just an excellent doctor.

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Very Impressed

Excellent caring doctor. Willing to take time to talk and explain. Gives options...to make you choose the direction you want/need to take.

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Five Stars

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 ...........

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  • Awards

    3 Awards

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition

    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

    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

    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.

  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Baker is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Education

    46 Years Experience

  • Saint Louis University School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1972

  • St Louis University Hospital

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. John Baker accepts the following insurance providers.

  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • Geisinger Health Plan
    • Geisinger Health Plan
  • HIP of NY
    • Emblem HIP Select PPO
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO
  • Oxford Health
    • Oxford Health Garden State
  • QualCare
    • QualCare HMO
    • QualCare PPO
  • United Healthcare
    • 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 & Directions

ROTHMAN INSTITUTE, 2500 English Creek Ave Ste 1300, Egg Harbor Township, NJ
Uploaded January 1, 2012

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