Dr. David Baum, MD

Dr. David Baum, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology  |  
Male  |  
Age 59
(18)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. David Baum, MD is an obstetrics & gynecology doctor who practices in Chicago, IL. He is 59 years old. Read his story

30 N Michigan Ave Ste 300

Chicago, IL 60602

Contact Information

(312) 448-7211

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Priority Health

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Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
very high
more than 91% of peers
Yeast Infections
high
more than 89% of peers
Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
normal
more than 83% of peers

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Dr. Baum's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Baum "David Baum, MD, is a member of the expert medical staff at The Association for Women's Health Care, serving women in Chicago and Northbrook, Illinois. He specializes in obstetrics, particularly the management of high-risk pregnancies. He's also experienced in evaluating abnormal PAP smears, providing well woman gynecologic services, preventive health care, and evaluation and treatment of heavy menstrual cycles. A graduate of the University of Michigan – Ann Arbor, Dr. Baum completed medical school at the Chicago Medical School at the Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science. He completed his residency at Cook County Hospital in Chicago. He and the other doctors on the staff of The Association for Women's Health Care are affiliated with Northwestern Memorial Hospital in Chicago. He's also affiliated with Prentice Women's Hospital in Chicago and serves on the staff at the Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine. Dr. Baum was recognized for teaching excellence during his residency and during his 25-year career at Northwestern. He's also served on numerous leadership committees at Northwestern."

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This content was provided by Dr. Baum "David Baum, MD, is a member of the expert medical staff at The Association for Women's Health Care, serving women in Chicago and Northbrook, Illinois. He specializes in obstetrics, particularly the management of high-risk pregnancies. He's also experienced in evaluating abnormal PAP smears, providing well woman gynecologic services, preventive health care, and evaluation and treatment of heavy menstrual cycles."
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Specialties

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
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Board Certifications

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
  • Atrophic Vaginitis
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Pain
  • Cancer
  • Cervical Polyps
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • HPV (Human Papillomavirus)
  • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Osteopenia
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Pap Smear Abnormalities
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Yeast Infections
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Procedures

  • Advance Directive End of Life Planning
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Human Papillomavirus DNA Testing
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

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 Michigan / Ann Arbor
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Rosalind Franklin University Of Medicine Science/The Chicago Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Cook County Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Baum has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Baum's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Baum to family and friends
4.8
based on 18 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Baum'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 (1)
Lake Forest, IL |
Outstanding!
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Dr. Baum accepts 9 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • Coventry Health Care
    Coventry Health America PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • HealthLink
    HealthLink PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Priority Health
    Priority PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Baum has admitting privileges

Evanston Hospital
2650 Ridge Ave
Evanston, IL 60201
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Northwestern Medicine Central DuPage Hospital
25 N Winfield Rd
Winfield, IL 60190
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Northwestern Memorial Hospital
251 E Huron St
Chicago, IL 60611
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