Dr. John Baker, MD

Dr. John Baker, MD

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Age 56
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Dr. John Baker, MD is a cardiology specialist in Laguna Hills, CA and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from University Of California, Los Angeles, School Of Medicine in 1987 and specializes in cardiology, interventional cardiology, and more.

24022 Calle De La Plata Ste 500

Laguna Hills, CA 92653

Contact Information

(877) 430-7337

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Baker's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Vascular Disease
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Baker treats Vascular Disease more than 57% of his peers

Dr. Baker treats this condition more than 57% of his peers

Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Baker performs Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography) more than 39% of his peers

Dr. Baker performs this procedure more than 39% of his peers

Hypertension
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Baker treats Hypertension more than 37% of his peers

Dr. Baker treats this condition more than 37% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Accelerated Hypertension
  • Dexamethasone Sensitive Hypertension
  • Exertional Hypertension
  • Familial Hypertension
  • High-Risk Hypertension
  • Hypertension in Pheochromocytoma
  • Hypertension, Adrenal Gland-Induced
  • Hypertension, Alcohol-Induced
  • Hypertension, Bilateral Renal Artery Stenosis-Induced
  • Hypertension, Coarctation of the Aorta-Induced
  • Hypertension, Conn Syndrome-Induced
  • Hypertension, Corticosteroid-Induced
  • Hypertension, Cushing's Syndrome-Induced
  • Hypertension, Environment-Induced
  • Hypertension, Hyperaldosteronism-Induced
  • Hypertension, Kidney Disease-Induced
  • Hypertension, Nasal Decongestant-Induced
  • Hypertension, Renal Segmental Hypoplasia-Induced
  • Hypertension, Stress-Induced
  • Hypertensive Hypokalemia Familial
  • Idiopathic Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Isolated Systolic Hypertension
  • Labile Hypertension
  • Neurogenic Hypertension
  • Pediatric Hypertension
  • Portal Hypertension
  • Primary Hypertension
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension, Dexfenfluramine-Induced
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension, Familial
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension, Fenfluramine-Induced
  • Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Hypoxic Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Thromboembolic Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Venous Hypertension
  • Renal Hypertension
  • Resistant Hypertension
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Secondary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • White Coat Hypertension

Dr. Baker's conditions and procedures:

Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
Angioplasty With Stent Placement
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Cardiac Imaging
Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
Cardiovascular Stress Test
Cardioversion, Elective
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
Hypertension
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart Disease
Hypotension
Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Lipidoses (incl. Gaucher Disease)
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Patent Ductus Arteriosus
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Edema
Pulmonary Hypertension
Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Septal Defect
Syncope
Thoracentesis
Thrombolysis
Thrombosis
Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
Tricuspid Valve Disease
Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
Vascular Disease
Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography

About Me

Biography

Dr. John Baker, MD is a cardiology specialist in Laguna Hills, CA and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from University Of California, Los Angeles, School Of Medicine in 1987 and specializes in cardiology, interventional cardiology, and more.

Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology
  • Invasive Cardiology

Board Certifications

  • Cardiology
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine
  • Interventional Cardiology

Education

1995
University of Chicago Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
1994
Harbor-UCLA Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
1993
St Marys Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
1991
USC Medical Center
Residency Hospital
1988
Kaiser Foundation Hospital
Internship Hospital
1987
University Of California, Los Angeles, School Of Medicine
Medical School
1983
University of Southern California
Undergraduate School
1995
1994
1993
1991
1988
1987
1983

Awards

Dr. Baker's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Baker

3.5

Based on 12 reviews

5 Stars
58.333333333333336%
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4 Stars
0%
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3 Stars
8.333333333333334%
(1)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
33.333333333333336%
(4)

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Dr. Baker (along with Dr. Van) diagnosed and treated me for SCAD at Mission Hospital. His bedside manner was excellent and the thoroughness with which he explained my treatment plan was exceptionally detailed. He answered my many questions with patience and in terms I could understand. He and Dr....Read More
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The office visit went smoothly. Courteous and pleasant staff, short wait time. I felt I was in good hands with Dr. Baker. He answered all my questions and added good advice. He did a full evaluation and ordered the appropriate tests. And yes, I would definitely recommend Dr. Baker to family...Read More
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Got assigned Dr. Baker as my cardiologist when I changed from Kaiser to Aetna HMO. Had a heart attack in June 2015 and had stints put in. Intro meeting with Baker didn't go well at all. He refused to order a blood text to test my cholesterol and wouldn't even open the CD I brought with me to look...Read More
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Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
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First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
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Options PPO
PacifiCare HMO
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