Dr. Evelyn Baker, MD

Dr. Evelyn Baker, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 45
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Dr. Evelyn Baker, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Mechanicsville, VA and has been practicing for 19 years. She graduated from Vanderbilt University School Of Medicine in 1999 and specializes in ophthalmology.

8411 N Run Medical Dr

Mechanicsville, VA 23116

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Baker performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Stye
very high
more than 97% of peers
Glaucoma
very high
more than 96% of peers
Senile Cataracts
high
more than 95% of peers

Dr. Baker's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Baker "To enrich lives by improving sight. We do this through: Excellence in diagnosis and treatment Breadth of services and specialties Numerous and convenient office locations Technological advancements Clinical research Continuing medical and community education Community outreach activities and events"

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

43  Conditions Treated

  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Esotropia
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Graves' Disease
  • Hypertropia
  • Hypotropia
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Strabismus
  • Stye
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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4  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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

  • Vanderbilt University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital Uva Affiliate
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Ophthalmology
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Baker has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Baker's Reviews

4.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Baker to family and friends
13 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

  • 5
    (10)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Baker's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Dr. Baker was recommended to me by a friend. Unfortunately, I did not care for her attitude and the way that she treated me as a patient. She was more interested in how quickly she could process me through her system rather than taking the time to do a complete and thorough examination. Based...more
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I have been going to Dr. Baker, an ophthalmologist, for several years and experienced very good and professional care. I have glaucoma and rosacea that she has treated very successfully, including laser surgery on both eyes. I would recommend her for anyone, but especially for older people like...more
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Dr. Baker is an extraordinary opthamoligst/eye surgeon. She graduated from the world's foremost eye medical school. Kind, personable, with exceptional medical skills, she is loved by her patients and renowned among her peers in the medical community. Discovering Dr. Baker has been a blessing for...more
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Baker was my DR. for several years. 1st problem - her staff could never get my vision prescription right the first visit, always had to go back. Contracted eye infection after a few office visits. Baker insisted I had Blepharitis (skin flaking) & prescribed an eye ointment for more than a year...more
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