Dr. Brett Baker, MD

Dr. Brett Baker, MD

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Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology  ·  
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53 y/o
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Dr. Brett Baker, MD is a clinical cardiac electrophysiologist in Mt Pleasant, SC and has been practicing for 27 years. He specializes in clinical cardiac electrophysiology and cardiology.

Carolina Arrhythmia Consultants, P.A.

180 Wingo Way Ste 204

Mt Pleasant, SC 29464
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • MedCost
  • Medicaid
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Baker performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Congestive Heart Failure
very high
more than 98% of peers
Heart Disease
very high
more than 97% of peers
Cardiac Electrophysiology
very high
more than 96% of peers

Dr. Baker's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

2  Specialties

  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiology

2  Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

51  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Coarctation of the Aorta
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lipidoses (incl. Gaucher Disease)
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
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21  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for South Carolina.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • University Of Maryland School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • Barnes Jewish Hospital S Campus
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Washington U/b Jh/slch Conc
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Baker has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Baker's Reviews

4.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Baker to family and friends
13 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

  • 5
    (11)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Baker's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

We have no problem with the work Dr Baker has done for my husband. However, the office staff leaves a lot to be desired. We have called repeatedly and left messages ... none of which are returned. We needed Baker's approval to have a MRI, but no matter how many times we called they never called...more
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My A-Fib was misdiagnosed since childhood (60 yrs ago), and Dr. Baker was able to provide a correct diagnosis. For the past 10 years, he has performed 2 ablations, and fine-tunes my heart meds to suite my needs. I appreciate his thoroughness and no-nonsense manner. The office wait-times are...more
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DR BAKER IS PHYSICAN PERSONIFIED--FROM HIS FANTASTIC OLD WORLD COUNTRY DR BEDSIDE MANNER TO HIS DIAGNOSTICS AND OPERATING SKILLS--HE GETS DOWN TO BUSINESS --TALKS TO YOU LIKE A FRIEND--THEN WANTS TO HEAR YOUR OPINION ABOUT YOUR CHOICE OF TREATMENT--I SUFFERED FROM ATRIAL FIBRALATION FOR WELL OVER...more
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I would not recommend Dr. Baker as his staff never answers the phone or calls back after leaving messages.
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I can't say enough good things about Dr. Baker. He has treated my dangerous heart arrhythmia for over 5 years. Recently, he did an ablation on me and it appears that the procedure was a success! This is a life changing event for me and I am so grateful to Dr. Baker and his team. I was awake for the...more
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