Dr. Howard Baum, MD

Dr. Howard Baum, MD

Gastroenterology  |  
Male  |  
Age 66
(21)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Howard Baum, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Clifton, NJ and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from Joan Sanford I Weill Medical College Of Cornell University in 1977 and specializes in gastroenterology.

6 Brighton Rd

Clifton, NJ 07012

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • QualCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Stomach Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
very high
more than 98% of peers
Abdominal Disorders
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Baum'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.

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Baum "I feel privileged to be able to make a difference in each patients life."
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Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
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Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

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Procedures

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

  • Joan Sanford I Weill Medical College Of Cornell University
    Medical School | Graduated 1977
  • Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1978
  • Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Cornell Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1982

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Inside Jersey Top Doctors list, 2009-2011
  • North Jersey Council of the Boy Scouts Distinguished Health Professional Award, 2011
  • United Passaic Organizations Distinguished Health Professional Award, 2011
  • Castle-Connolly Guide to Top Doctors in the NY Metropolitan area, 2011-2012
  • US News & World Reports National Top Doctors List, 2011-2012
  • Patients Choice Award, 2009-2011
Media & Publications

Dr. Baum has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Baum's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Baum to family and friends
4.5
based on 21 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (21)

  • 5
    (17)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Baum's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

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