Dr. Champ Baker III, MD

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Dr. Champ Baker III, MD
Dr. Champ Baker III, MD is an orthopedic sports medicine doctor who practices in Columbus, GA. He has been practicing for 45 years. Dr. Baker III is affiliated with Jack Hughston Memorial Hospital and Northside Medical Center.

Hughston Clinic - Main Campus

6262 Veterans Pkwy

Columbus, GA 31909

Contact Information

(706) 324-6661

Dr. Champ Baker III, MD

Dr. Champ Baker III, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • Group Health Cooperative
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • 5 More

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Dr. Baker III's Experience

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Dr. Baker III's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Orthopedic Sports Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Sports Medicine
  • Orthopedic Arthroscopy
  • Orthopedic Knee Surgery
  • Orthopedic Shoulder & Elbow Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery
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Board Certifications

Dr. Baker III does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Fracture
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Limb Pain
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures

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Procedures

  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Fracture Care
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Surgery
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

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

  • Louisiana State Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans
    Medical School | Graduated 1972
  • Letterman Army Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1973
  • Letterman Army Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1976
  • Shriners Hospital Crippled Chld
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1977
  • Hughston or Clin
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1978

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Baker III has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Baker III has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

  • Jack Hughston Memorial Hospital, Chief, Department of Surgery

Dr. Baker III's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Baker III to family and friends
4.2
based on 10 total reviews (2 with comments)
Dr. Baker III's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (2)
in Wicksburg, AL |
I went to see this "Dr" today for a torn muscle in my elbow, I know it's torn because you can see it protruding up from my arm and I saw my regular Dr. and he said it was but Baker said it wasn't, and he was so arrogant and rude, he did not even have the decency to look me in my eyes at any time I was there. I've been to The Hughston Clinic many times for all of my Orthopedic surgeries and this is the 1st time I've ever had trouble. If I could I would give him 1/4 star!
in Dothan, Al |
Very knowledgeable, explains in detail. I had full trust in my surgery. Very professional.
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Dr. Baker III accepts 19 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Dental Blue 100/200/300
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
    Blue Choice HMO
    Blue Choice Option POS
    Blue Open Access POS
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Golden Rule
  • Group Health Cooperative
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare
  • Wells Fargo Insurance
  • Worker's Compensation
    Worker's Compensation WC

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Hospitals where Dr. Baker III has admitting privileges

Jack Hughston Memorial Hospital
4401 River Chase Dr
Phenix City, AL 36867
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Northside Medical Center
100 Frist Ct
Columbus, GA 31909
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