Dr. John Baker, MD

Dr. John Baker, MD

Cardiology  ·  
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Age 55
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Dr. John Baker, MD is a cardiology specialist in Irvine, CA and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from University Of California, Los Angeles, School Of Medicine in 1987 and specializes in cardiology, interventional cardiology, and more.

4050 Barranca Pkwy Ste 200

Irvine, CA 92604

Contact Information

(949) 551-1090

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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Top Care Areas

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

Heart Disease
normal
more than 61% of peers
Heart Palpitations
normal
more than 52% of peers
Vascular Disease
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more than 49% of peers

Dr. Baker'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. Baker "Pacific Cardiovascular Associates Medical Group has an unfailing commitment to the highest quality of care combined with the expertise of the finest cardiovascular specialists in the country has brought PCA wide recognition and distinction. We are proud of our record of accomplishment and take great pride in our consistently excellent patient outcomes and satisfied, grateful patients. Our holistic, evidence-based approach focuses on the "whole person" from pediatric through geriatric ages."

3  Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology
  • Invasive Cardiology

4  Board Certifications

  • Cardiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Interventional Cardiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

48  Conditions Treated

  • Abnormal Heart Beat
  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lipidoses (incl. Gaucher Disease)
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Patent Ductus Arteriosus
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
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20  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Baker has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Baker does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Baker and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Baker's Reviews

3.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Baker to family and friends
12 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
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  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Baker's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Patient Comments (3)

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....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...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...more
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