Dr. Jay Baer, MD

Dr. Jay Baer, MD

Psychiatry  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 61
Dr. Jay Baer, MD is a psychiatry specialist in Boston, MA and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from Univ Of Ca in 1981 and specializes in psychiatry.

221 Longwood Ave Ste 442

Boston, MA 02115

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

ADHD and-or ADD
very high
more than 96% of peers
Major Depressive Disorder
very high
more than 91% of peers
Psychiatric Diseases
very high
more than 91% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Psychiatry

1  Board Certifications

  • Psychiatry
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

37  Conditions Treated

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3  Procedures

  • Group Psychotherapy
  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Psychotherapy and Psychophysiological Therapy (incl. Biofeedback)

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

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.


  • Univ Of Ca
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • U Calif-San Francisco
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1982
  • U Calif-San Francisco
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Baer has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Baer's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Baer to family and friends
8 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

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Dr. Baer's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr Baer always seems to ask the right questions right from my initial appointment in understanding my situation and making me feel comfortable. Very good listening skills, and has made suggestions to assist me with dealing with my issues. Electronic surveys provided at the beginning of each...more
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Dr. Baer is the Clinical Director of Psychiatry at the Brigham. I never met the man, nor spoke to him. Dr. Nadkarni was my physician under his tutelage. Supports poor conduct for a budding Psychrist. Teaches the pupil, to monopolize the patient appointment, push medications that sicken the patient,...more
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Does to listen well or focus well on patients input and reasonable requests and needs. Consumes all patient/doctor interaction by him consuming the entire conversation. Over medicated patient and fails to respond to patient horrific side effects from being over medicated and lack of his pet...more
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