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Specializes in Gastroenterology • Male • Age 71

1600 Crain Hwy S Ste 410
Glen Burnie, MD 21061
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Dr. Baum's Experience

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Dr. Baum's Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

Procedures Dr. Baum Performs

  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Medstar Harbor Hospital
3001 South Hanover Street
Baltimore, MD 21225
Baltimore Washington Medical Center
301 Hospital Drive
Glen Burnie, MD 21061

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Baum

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
ANWAR MUMTAZ MD
ANWAR MUMTAZ MD
1600 Crain Hwy S Ste 410
Glen Burnie, MD 21061
Anne Arundel Digestive Center
Anne Arundel Digestive Center
8028 Ritchie Hwy Ste 142
Pasadena, MD 21122
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    Dr. Baum's Experience

    Specialties

    • Gastroenterology

    Board Certifications

    • Gastroenterology
    • Internal Medicine
    1
    • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
    • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
    • Liver Biopsy
    2
    • Abdominal Pain
    • Anemia
    • Barrett's Esophagus
    • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
    • 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 Cancer
    • Esophageal Ulcer
    • Esophageal Varices
    • Esophagitis
    • Gastric Ulcer
    • Gastritis
    • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
    • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
    • Gastrojejunal Ulcer
    • Gastroparesis
    • Hemochromatosis
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
    • Hepatitis C
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    • Ileus
    • Indigestion
    • Intestinal Abscess
    • Intestinal Obstruction
    • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
    • Malnutrition
    • Mesenteric Panniculitis
    • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
    • Pancreatitis
    • Pouchitis
    • Pyloric Stenosis
    • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
    • Stomach Cancer
    • Ulcerative Colitis
    • Unexplained Weight Loss
    • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
    • Vomiting Disorders
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    Background Check for Dr. Baum

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Maryland.
    • 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.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University of Maryland At Baltimore / Professional Schools
    Graduated in 1968

    Internship Hospital

    George Washington University Med Center
    Complete in 1969

    Residency Hospital

    MD Hospital
    Complete in 1971

    Fellowship Hospital

    Lemuel Shattuck Hospital
    Complete in 1974
    MD Hospital
    Complete in 1972
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Baum & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Baum's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 2 hospitals where Dr. Baum has admitting privileges:

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    • Medstar Harbor Hospital

    • Baltimore Washington Medical Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Baum

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Baum to family and friends

    7 responses
    below
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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    7 responses
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    7 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes 7 responses
    longer than
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    Experience with Dr. Baum
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    7 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    7 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    7 responses
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    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    7 responses
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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Baum accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    ANWAR MUMTAZ MD
    1600 Crain Hwy S Ste 410
    Glen Burnie, MD 21061
    (410) 766-2500 (Office)
    B
    Anne Arundel Digestive Center
    8028 Ritchie Hwy Ste 142
    Pasadena, MD 21122
    (410) 766-1012 (Office)
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