Dr. Howard Baron, MD

Dr. Howard Baron, MD

Pediatric Gastroenterology | Male | 56 years old

Pediatric Gastroenterology & Nutrition Associates
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Dr. Baron specializes in Pediatric Gastroenterology and practices in Las Vegas, NV. He practices at 2 locations.

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  • Internship Hospital
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  • Fellowship Hospital
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      • Level of trust in provider's decisions
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      • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
         (24)
      • How well provider listens and answers questions
         (23)
      • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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      Dr. Baron's Office & Staff
      • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
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      • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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      • Staff friendliness and courteousness
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      • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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      in Las Vegas, NV |
      Has been Dr. for my son since 3 he now almost 17, and he has worked with us, and always given great advice reaching out to other experts on my child's condition. Staff is busy but care has always been good. He explains things to the kids, less scary for them. Straight talk, and straight forward.
      in Henderson, NV |
      My experience with Dr. Baron was very good. We didn't wait long, and the doctor spent a lot of time figuring out the best plan of action for my son. I have no complaints.
      Henderson, NV |
      Dr. Baron gave up on my daughter and said she was making everything up when it came to her GI issues. What ended up happening is that she was filling up with bowel and had no air in her gut. The day before she was admitted to hospital, we asked Dr. Baron to read a x-ray and he said she looked normal. She was admitted the next day with no air in the gut. He also never came to the the hospital to check on her and his office is 10 feet away. Dr. Baron can't think out of the normal GI issues.
      I highly recommend if you choose dr Baron as your child's dr, you get a 2nd opinion . I wouldn't trust him with my worst enemy. He had no clue what he was doing when it came to my child's condition, causing her more pain and more issues. Be very careful when choosing him for your child. Office staff is extremely rude and they make you feel like you are bothering them when you call to ask questions.
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      Specialties

      • Pediatric Gastroenterology
      • Internal Medicine
      • Pediatrics

      Board Certifications

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      • Pediatric Gastroenterology

      Conditions Treated

      • Abdominal Disorders
      • Abdominal Pain
      • Anal Prolapse
      • Anemia
      • Biliary Atresia
      • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
      • Crohn's Disease
      • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
      • Dysphagia
      • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
      • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
      • Gastrointestinal Diseases
      • Gastroparesis
      • Hemorrhoids
      • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
      • Intestinal Atresia
      • Nausea
      • Stomach Diseases
      • Ulcerative Colitis
      • Vomiting Disorders

      Procedures Performed

      • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy

      Background Check

      • 0
        Malpractice Claims

        No malpractice history found for Nevada.

      • 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

      • Medical School
        University of Minnesota Medical School

        Graduated in 1986

      • Internship Hospital
        University of Minnesota / Twin Cities Campus
      • Residency Hospital
        University Of Mn Affil Hosps
      • Fellowship Hospital
        University of California

      Awards & Recognition

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      Languages Spoken

      • English
      • Spanish
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      • Specializes in Pediatric Gastroenterology
      • Board certified in Pediatric Gastroenterology
      • No malpractice claims found
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Baron's Office & Staff

      Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
      Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
      Staff friendliness and courteousness
      Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
      16 – 30 minutes

      Experience with Dr. Baron

      Level of trust in provider's decisions
      How well provider explains medical condition(s)
      How well provider listens and answers questions
      Spends appropriate amount of time with patients