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 30 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
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Dr. Baker's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Spondylosis
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Baker treats Spondylosis more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Baker treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

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

Dr. Baker's conditions and procedures:

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • 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
  • Disc Replacement
  • 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 Injury
  • 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
  • Spondylosis
  • 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 30 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 76 reviews

5 Stars
50%
(38)
4 Stars
3.9473684210526314%
(3)
3 Stars
1.3157894736842106%
(1)
2 Stars
5.2631578947368425%
(4)
1 Star
39.473684210526315%
(30)

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Dr Baker performed a miracle on my neck in 2007- a fusion. Pain free in neck and arm ever since.
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Dr. Baker was chosen for me by the ER referring physician, following a seizure that uncovered a brain tumor metastasized from lung cancer. He was very short and curt with me (and my wife who drove me to the appointment) as he was anxious to go on vacation. Scheduling with his office is very...Read More
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Office staff prevent you from seeing the Dr when you have a problem.
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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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