Dr. Herbert Baraf, MD

Dr. Herbert Baraf, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 70
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Dr. Herbert Baraf, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Wheaton, MD and has been practicing for 40 years. He graduated from SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine in 1973 and specializes in rheumatology.

2730 University Blvd W Ste 310

Wheaton, MD 20902

Contact Information

(301) 942-7600

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellPoint

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Top Care Areas

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

Raynaud's Disease
very high
more than 96% of peers
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
more than 94% of peers
Bursitis
very high
more than 90% of peers

Dr. Baraf'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. Baraf "Our physicians are technically proficient in diagnosing and absolutely compassionate in treating the broad range of rheumatological and musculoskeletal disorders. Each doctor?s extensive individual training, coupled with the collaboration and consultation with their ARAPC colleagues, contributes to a unique environment that assures patients receive the highest quality and most comprehensive care. www.washingtonarthritis.com"

1  Specialties

  • Rheumatology

2  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Rheumatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

64  Conditions Treated

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13  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Maryland.

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
  • SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1973
  • George Washington University Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1974
  • George Washington University Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1976
  • Duke University Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1978

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Baraf has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Baraf's Reviews

3.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Baraf to family and friends
21 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (21)

  • 5
    (14)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Baraf's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

I have fibromyalgia and spinal conditions. Dr. Baraf has been very sympathetic and has provided appropriate treatment, relieving my pain.
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