Dr. David Baird, MD

General Surgery •  Male • Age 64
  
Dr. Baird
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Roper St. Francis Physician Partners General Surgery

510 Albemarle Rd Charleston, SC 29407

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Dr. David Baird, MD is a General Surgery Specialist in Charleston, SC. Dr. Baird has more experience with Liver/Pancreas/Gallbadder/Spleen Surgery and Gastric Surgery than other specialists in his area. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Mount Pleasant Hospital and Roper Hospital. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Baird to book an appointment.


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Likelihood to recommend Dr. Baird

4.7

Based on 18 ratings

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Outstanding surgeon. My surgery went very smoothly and I was back on my feet in a few days. He is extremely knowledgeable and has a wealth of experience. He explained everything to me and ensured I knew what to expect.
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Thomas M. – Jul 17, 2019
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Feb 06, 2019
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Needed surgery to remove a cyst from my back. Was treated to reduce the size and ultimately it was removed by surgery. Excellent outcome
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Eugene in Mount Pleasant – Jan 11, 2019
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Dr. Baird, is an excellent surgery. He is a very friendly and professional person. When I met Dr. Baird and his team for emergency surgery,they had a smile and a great attitude. The staff in the recovery room were also excellent. Rm 531.
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Ave' Maria Stepter in North Charleston, SC – Jul 28, 2017
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Dr. Baird performed a colon resection due to severe diverticulitis. He is a superb physician with a wonderful bedside manner.
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Biography

Dr. Baird is board certified and is a fellow in the American College of Surgeons. He attended undergraduate school at Clemson University. He received his medical degree from the Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC). Dr. Baird completed his int...Read more

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

Georgia Baptist Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1991
Georgia Baptist Hospital
Residency Hospital
1987
Georgia Baptist Hospital
Internship Hospital

Awards

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(843) 723-6426

Dr. Baird accepts the following insurance:

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Practice Areas

Liver/Pancreas/Gallbadder/Spleen Surgery

This subspecialty of general surgery treats a variety of conditions affecting the liver, pancreas, gallbladder and spleen through procedures including liver resection, gallbladder removal, and the Whipple procedure.Compare with other Liver/Pancreas/Gallbadder/Spleen Surgery specialists.

Typically treats 61% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Gallbladder Removal
normal
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Baird performs Gallbladder Removal more than 63% of their peers

Dr. Baird performs this procedure more than 63% of their peers

Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
normal
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Baird performs Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic more than 60% of their peers

Dr. Baird performs this procedure more than 60% of their peers

Gastric Surgery

Gastric surgery, also known as gastric bypass surgery, is a type of bariatric surgery that can help obese patients achieve significant weight loss by diverting food past the first section of the small intestine.Compare with other Gastric Surgery specialists.

Typically treats 62% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 4 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Baird performs Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair more than 86% of their peers

Dr. Baird performs this procedure more than 86% of their peers

Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Baird performs Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic more than 80% of their peers

Dr. Baird performs this procedure more than 80% of their peers

Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Baird performs Appendectomy, Laparoscopic more than 57% of their peers

Dr. Baird performs this procedure more than 57% of their peers

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Dr. Baird's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adrenalectomy
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anal Prolapse
  • Aneurysm
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Appendicitis
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bile Duct Cancer
  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Biliary Drainage
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Lump
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Burn Injuries
  • Cancer
  • Cholangiocarcinoma
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Cyst Incision and Drainage
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Fistula
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
  • Esophagomyotomy
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Esophageal Lesion
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Stomach Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Fracture
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gallbladder Cancer
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gallstones
  • Gastrectomy
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrotomy
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatectomy
  • Hernia
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hidradenitis
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Lipomas
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Lymphangioma
  • Mastectomy
  • Meckel's Diverticulum
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Orchiectomy
  • Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pelvic Exenteration (For: Gynecologic, Urinary, or Colorectal Malignancy)
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Puncture Aspiration
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
  • Rib Fracture
  • Second-Degree Burns
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Skin Grafts
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Sphincterotomy
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Thrombosis
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
  • Wound Repair

Locations

Roper St. Francis Physician Partners General Surgery

Surgical Associates of Charleston PA510 Albemarle Rd Charleston, SC 29407
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    • Mon: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 9:00am - 4:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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