Dr. Harvey Baron, MD

Dr. Harvey Baron, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
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Age 76
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Dr. Harvey Baron, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Hillsborough, NJ and has been practicing for 39 years. He graduated from Albany Medical College in 1971 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

103 Omni Dr

Hillsborough, NJ 08844

Contact Information

(908) 874-4556

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey

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Top Care Areas

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

Hand Fracture
normal
more than 61% of peers
Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
normal
more than 61% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
normal
more than 60% of peers

Dr. Baron'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.

1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

42  Conditions Treated

  • Ankle Fracture
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylosis
  • Trigger Finger

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17  Procedures

  • Excision of Scapula, Clavicle, Rib, or Sternum
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Fracture Care
  • Hip Replacement
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Surgery
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Neuroplasty
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Finger Release

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

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

  • Albany Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1971
  • Albany Medical Center Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1973
  • Albany Medical Center Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1975
  • Albany Medical Center Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1979

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Baron has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Baron's Reviews

3.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Baron to family and friends
8 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

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

Dr. Baron's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Great diagnostician and great surgeon. Been a patient for years
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At first glance, Dr. Baron is clearly intimidating which is why some may assume he is rude. However, my experience revealed him to be a kind, humorous, and caring doctor. You have to have a genuine intention to talk to someone if you're going to judge their personality. People assume that he...more
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I had a little pain in my knee and Harvey Baron too quickly suggested surgery to remove a "tumor" in one lower leg. This was not tumor and was actually a condition present in both in both upper and lower portions of both legs. I was advised not to run, because my leg bones were thin and brittle;...more
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Dr. Baron was rude. I hoped his competence would make up for it - wrong. He was reading an MRI of my knee but was distracted by planning flight time the coming day in discussion with his assistant. Though he found meniscus damage, his recommendation to the insurance company was that I had...more
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