Dr. Christopher Baker, MD

Dr. Christopher Baker, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 55
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Dr. Christopher Baker, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Winter Park, FL and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from Columbia University College Of Physicians And Surgeons in 1989 and specializes in neurosurgery.

1605 W Fairbanks Ave

Winter Park, FL 32789

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Insurance Accepted

  • Ambetter
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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No malpractice claims found for Florida
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Baker's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Bone Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Baker treats Bone Disorders more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Baker treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Myelopathy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Baker treats Myelopathy more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Baker treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Autoimmune Myelopathy
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Baker treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Baker treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Neuritis
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Polyneuritis
  • Radiculitis
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Vestibular Neuritis

Dr. Baker's conditions and procedures:

Acoustic Neuroma
Aneurysm
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Broken Neck
Cancer
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chiari's Deformity
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Epidural Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
Epilepsy
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Myelopathy
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Nerve Sheath Tumors
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulation
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Osteosarcoma
Pathological Spine Fracture
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spina Bifida
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
Stereotactic Surgery
Stereotaxis
Stroke
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thrombosis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease
Vertebral Column Tumors

About Me

Biography

Dr. Christopher Baker, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Winter Park, FL and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from Columbia University College Of Physicians And Surgeons in 1989 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • New York & Presbyterian
    Residency Hospital
  • New York & Presbyterian
    Internship Hospital
  • 1989
    Columbia University College Of Physicians And Surgeons
    Medical School
    1989

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • NOVA Award for clinical excellence in neurosurgery,
  • AANS/CNS Galbraith Award for excellence in cerebrovascular research,

Dr. Baker's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Baker

3.2

Based on 73 reviews

5 Stars
50.68493150684932%
(37)
4 Stars
4.109589041095891%
(3)
3 Stars
1.36986301369863%
(1)
2 Stars
4.109589041095891%
(3)
1 Star
39.726027397260275%
(29)

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Dr. Baker was nothing short of amazing when h meet my mother to remove bilateral hematomas under emergency circumstances. I would highly recommend him.
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We felt very comfortable in Dr Baker's care. His surgical skills are excellent; his bedside manner very pleasant. "I felt I made a friend" said Jim. We would recommend him very highly. Thank you so much Dr Baker and staff! Jim and Ruth Bruce
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My wife was diagnosed with a herniated disc about a year ago. The first doctor we saw made the condition seem very difficult to treat, suggesting fusion. We got a second opinion because that seemed desperate & scary. Dr Baker said he would sue any doctor that would suggestion fusion for her...Read More
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Dr. Baker performed a spinal procedure on L3-4 on January 10, 2018 at Florida Hospital Orlando. I was experiencing severe right leg pain. I am recovering but the pain is gone and I am looking forward to a full recovery. My experience with Dr. Baker and his staff, before and after the procedure, has...Read More
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