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About Dr. Kathryn R Baker MD
Dr. Kathryn R Baker, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Oak Ridge, TN, with another office in Wartburg, TN. She has 14 years of experience. Her specialties include Ophthalmology. She speaks English.
Dr. Kathryn R Baker has 2 locations
950 Main St Ste C
Wartburg, TN 37887
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Dr. Kathryn R Baker has the following 1 specialty
An ophthalmologist has the training to do much more than just prescribe glasses. They are physicians specially trained to diagnose and treat disorders of the eyes and vision. These doctors are experts on the complicated anatomy of the eye and are trained to treat eye diseases through both medical and surgical methods.
Some common conditions that ophthalmologists treat are cataracts, glaucoma, strabismus, diabetic retinopathy, macular degeneration and amblyopia. In addition, ophthalmologists can provide prescriptions for eye glasses and contact lenses and perform LASIK surgery and other corrective surgeries for refractive errors like myopia (near-sightedness), hyperopia (far-sightedness), astigmatism and presbyopia.
Dr. Kathryn R Baker has the following 9 expertise
- Lasik Surgery
- Eye Pain
- Diabetic Retinopathy
- Vision Issues
- Eye Exam
- Macular Degeneration
Dr. Kathryn R Baker is Board Certified in 1 specialty
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Helped me when others didn't know what to do.
Self-verified patient of Dr. Kathryn R Baker - Posted on March 22nd, 2017
14 Years Experience
East Tennessee State University James H Quillen College Of Medicine
Graduated in 2004
Dr. Kathryn R Baker Accepts the Following Insurance
- Aetna Choice POS II
- Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
- Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
BCBS Blue Card
- BCBS Blue Card PPO
- BCBS TN Blue Network S
- CIGNA HMO
- CIGNA LocalPlus
- CIGNA Open Access Plus
- CIGNA PPO
- First Health PPO
- Humana Choice POS
- Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
- Humana Knoxville PPOx
- Humana National POS
- UHC Choice Plus POS
- UHC Navigate HMO
- UHC Navigate POS
- UHC Options PPO
More about Dr. Kathryn R Baker
Ophthalmologist and eye surgeon Kathryn Baker, M.D., joined the staff of The Eye Center of Oak Ridge in October 2008. A Grainger County native who grew up in Rutledge, Dr. Baker completed her residency in ophthalmology at the Havener Eye Institute in Columbus, Ohio, in 2008. She completed a family practice internship at the University of Tennessee College of Medicine, Erlanger Medical Center, in Chattanooga in 2005. Dr. Baker was vice-president of her class at the James H. Quillen College of Medicine at East Tennessee State University when she graduated with her medical degree in 2004. While in school, she served as president of the Christian Medical and Dental Association and was organizer and donor in the Wigs for Kids Campaign in 2002. She graduated from the University of Memphis with a bachelor's degree, majoring in biology with a minor in chemistry, after earning an associate's degree from Walters State Community College. Dr. Baker and her husband, Chad, are the parents of a daughter, Lauryn, and a son, Jonathan. She is a member of the American Medical Association, the American Academy of Ophthalmology, the Christian Medical Dental Association and the Ohio State Medical Association, and she is board-eligible in ophthalmology. Dr. Baker has special interests in cataracts, patient education, and medical retina issues with emphasis in diabetes.
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