Dr. Joseph Baker, MD

Cardiothoracic SurgeryMaleAge 63

Dr. Baker
Accepting new patients

Carilion Clinic Cardiothoracic Surgery

2001 Crystal Spring Ave Sw Ste 201 Roanoke, VA 24014

Make an Appointment

(540) 853-0100

Dr. Joseph Baker, MD is a Cardiothoracic Surgery Specialist in Roanoke, VA. Dr. Baker has more experience with Aortic Aneurysm or Dissection than other specialists in his area. He is affiliated with Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Baker to book an appointment.

Healthgrades Provider Compare™

Quickly compare more Cardiothoracic Surgery Specialists in your area

At a Glance

  • Explains Conditions Well
    Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
  • Trustworthy
    Patients said this doctor is trustworthy. See reviews

Experience and Background Checks

Experience
Background

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Virginia
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
Learn more about background checks

Frequently Treated by Dr. Baker

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Baker treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Baker treats other conditions, please contact the office at (540) 853-0100.

Aortic Aneurysm or Dissection

Aortic aneurym or dissection specialists diagnose and treat abnormal bulges or tears in the wall of the aorta, which are life-threatening and require immediate surgery.Compare with other Aortic Aneurysm or Dissection specialists.

Dr. Baker is experienced in the area of Aortic Aneurysm or Dissection. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

Based on claims data for 7 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Dr. Baker
Similar Providers
Aortic Aneurysm
Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Dissection
Normal
Frequency
High
Frequency
Very High
Frequency

Check Dr. Baker's experience treating your condition or procedure

Dr. Baker's conditions and procedures:

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Aortic Valve Surgery
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Septal Defect
  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Cardiac Tamponade
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Coarctation of the Aorta
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Defect Repair
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Impella Device
  • Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Lung Cancer
  • Maze Procedure
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Mitral Valve Surgery
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Patent Foramen Ovale (PFO)
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Resection of Cardiac Tumor
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Septal Defect
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)
  • Tricuspid Valve Surgery
  • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
  • Ventricular Fibrillation
  • Ventricular Septal Defect
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

Insurance Check

Search for your insurance provider

Dr. Baker accepts

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

(540) 853-0100

Dr. Baker accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Select
Anthem
Balanced-VA PPO
BlueCare-VA
BlueChoice Adv Open Access (Select Network)-VA
Bronze OAEPO-VA
Bronze-VA PPO
Commonwealth of Virginia
Essential KeyCare-VA
Gold OAEPO-VA
Gold-VA PPO
HealthKeepers Balanced OAPOS-VA
HealthKeepers Bronze OAPOS-VA
HealthKeepers Bronze Pathway OAPOS-VA
HealthKeepers Bronze with H.S.A-VA
HealthKeepers Bronze X (via Exchange)-VA
HealthKeepers Bronze-VA
HealthKeepers Bronze-VA POS Plus
HealthKeepers Catastrophic X (via Exchange)-VA
HealthKeepers Catastrophic-VA
HealthKeepers Gold OAPOS-VA
HealthKeepers Gold Pathway OAPOS-VA
HealthKeepers Gold X (via Exchange)-VA
HealthKeepers Gold-VA
HealthKeepers Gold-VA POS
HealthKeepers Gold-VA POS Plus
HealthKeepers Platinum OAPOS-VA
HealthKeepers Silver OAPOS-VA
HealthKeepers Silver Pathway OAPOS-VA
HealthKeepers Silver X (via Exchange)-VA
HealthKeepers Silver-VA
HealthKeepers Silver-VA POS
HealthKeepers Silver-VA POS Plus
HealthKeepers-VA HMO
Healthy Virginian
Individual Basic BlueCare-VA
Individual Basic KeyCare-VA
Individual KeyCare HSA-VA
Individual KeyCare Preferred-VA
Individual KeyCare-VA
KeyCare Flexible Choice-VA
KeyCare Healthsmart Enhanced Rx-VA
KeyCare Healthsmart-VA
KeyCare-VA POS
KeyCare-VA PPO
Lumenos HSA-VA
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
Option I-VA
Pathway Tiered Hospital-VA
Pathway X Tiered Hospital Network-VA
Platinum OAEPO-VA
Platinum-VA PPO
Silver OAEPO-VA
Silver-VA PPO
The Local Choice-VA
Virginia Advantage
Virginia Basic
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
KeyCare PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Choice Advantage
Blue Preferred PPO
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Humana
Choice Care PPO

Dr. Baker's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Baker

5.0

Based on 6 ratings

5 Stars
100%
(6)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
0%
(0)
healthgrades logo

Leave a review

How likely are you to recommend
Dr. Baker?
(Select your rating)
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling (5)
  • Appointment wasn't rushed (5)
  • Explained conditions well (5)
What could be improved
    RecentHighestLowestMost Helpful
    Reply
    Recently had mitral valve repair surgery with dr Baker. I am happy to recommend Dr Baker and staff. Dr Baker was very thorough in advising me of what to expect. Surgery and recovery was much easier than I originally anticipated thanks to dr Baker and his ability in performing my surgery
    What went well
    No results
    What could be improved
    No results
    Helpful
    Mar 27, 2019
    ×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Joseph Baker, MD?
    Reply
    very patient, understanding of my concerns and fear of the surgery. explained answers to all of my questions. everyone I asked about my selection of dr. baker, including other doctors was positive plus as to his competence and results. I would not hesitate to add my name to this list of satisfied patients.
    What went well
    • Appointment scheduling
    • Office environment
    • Staff friendliness
    • Appointment wasn't rushed
    • Listened & answered questions
    • Explained conditions well
    • Trusted the provider's decisions
    What could be improved
    No results
    6 people found this helpful
    Helpful
    fred brigeman in Moneta, VA – May 26, 2016
    ×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Joseph Baker, MD?

    Leave a review

    How was your experience with Dr. Baker?

    About Me

    Biography

    Dr. Joseph Baker, MD is a Cardiothoracic Surgery Specialist in Roanoke, VA. Dr. Baker has more experience with Aortic Aneurysm or Dissection than other...Read more

    Specialties

    • Cardiothoracic Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

    Education

    1989
    University of Virginia
    Residency Hospital

    Awards

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Is Dr. Joseph Baker, MD accepting new patients?

    Dr. Joseph Baker, MD generally accepts new patients on Healthgrades. You can see Dr. Baker's profile to make an appointment.

    Does Dr. Joseph Baker, MD accept my insurance?

    Use the Healthgrades insurance check to verify if Dr. Baker accepts your insurance.

    What are Dr. Joseph Baker, MD's top areas of care?

    Dr. Baker frequently treats Aortic Aneurysm or Dissection. See all practice areas where Dr. Baker specializes.

    Where is Dr. Joseph Baker, MD's office located?

    Dr. Baker's office is located at 2001 Crystal Spring Ave Sw Ste 201, Roanoke, VA 24014. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

    Does Dr. Joseph Baker, MD offer telehealth services?

    Dr. Baker has not yet indicated whether they offer telehealth services. Please contact the office to check for availability/eligibility.

    How can I make an appointment with Dr. Joseph Baker, MD?

    Find contact information here to make an appointment.

    Locations

    Carilion Clinic Cardiothoracic Surgery

    Carilion Clinic Cardiothoracic Surgery2001 Crystal Spring Ave Sw Ste 201 Roanoke, VA 24014
    1
    • Call
    • Fax
    • Hours
      • Mon: 8:30am - 5:00pm
      • Tue: 8:30am - 5:00pm
      • Wed: 8:30am - 5:00pm
      • Thu: 8:30am - 5:00pm
      • Fri: 8:30am - 5:00pm
      • Sat: closed
      • Sun: closed
    • Directions

    Affiliated Hospitals

    Dr. Baker is affiliated with the following hospital. Select the hospital below to learn more.

    Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

    Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital

    Roanoke, VA

    69% Patient Experience Rating, Equal to the national average

    1 Award Received