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Specializes in Gastroenterology • Male • Age 63

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Dr. Baum's Experience

Dr. Baum's Care Philosophy


  • Gastroenterology

Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cirrhosis
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Crohn's Disease (Regional Enteritis)
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulum of Esophagus
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Duodenitis
  • Dysphagia
  • Enteritis
  • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
  • Esophagitis
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastroparesis
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatitis C
  • Ileus
  • Indigestion
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Lactose Intolerance
  • Malnutrition
  • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
  • Pancreatitis
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Vomiting Disorders

Background Check for Dr. Baum

0 Malpractice Claims

  • No malpractice history found for New Jersey.
  • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

  • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Awards & Recognitions


Media & Publications

  • Inside Jersey Top Doctors list, 2009-2011
  • North Jersey Council of the Boy Scouts Distinguished Health Professional Award, 2011
  • United Passaic Organizations Distinguished Health Professional Award, 2011
  • Castle-Connolly Guide to Top Doctors in the NY Metropolitan area, 2011-2012
  • US News & World Reports National Top Doctors List, 2011-2012
  • Patients Choice Award, 2009-2011

Education & Training

Medical School

Joan Sanford I Weill Medical College Of Cornell University
Graduated in 1977

Internship Hospital

Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center
Complete in 1978

Residency Hospital

Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center
Complete in 1980

Fellowship Hospital

Cornell Medical Center
Complete in 1982

Languages Spoken by Dr. Baum & Staff

  • English
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

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