Dr. Evelyn Baker, MD

Dr. Evelyn Baker, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Female  |  
Age 45
(13)
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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

(804) 287-4200

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

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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"
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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
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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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Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Eye Surgery
  • LASIK
  • Refractive Surgery

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

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Baker to family and friends
4.1
based on 13 total reviews (4 with 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)

in Richmond, VA |
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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in Mechanicsville, VA |
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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Williamsburg, VA |
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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in Richmond VA |
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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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Baker accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    KeyCare PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Coventry Health Care
    Southern Health PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Baker has admitting privileges

Bon Secours - St. Francis Medical Center
13710 St Francis Blvd
Midlothian, VA 23114
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Bon Secours - St. Mary's Hospital
5801 Bremo Rd
Richmond, VA 23226
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CJW Medical Center - Chippenham
7101 Jahnke Rd
Richmond, VA 23225
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Henrico Doctors' Hospital
1602 Skipwith Rd
Richmond, VA 23229
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