Dr. Megan Baker, MD

General Surgery •  Female • Age 47
  
Dr. Baker
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Roper St. Francis Physician Partners Breast Surgery

2145 Henry Tecklenburg Dr Ste 100 Charleston, SC 29414

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Dr. Megan Baker, MD is a General Surgery Specialist in Charleston, SC. Dr. Baker has more experience with Breast Surgery than other specialists in her area. She is affiliated with medical facilities such as Mount Pleasant Hospital and Roper Hospital. She is accepting new patients and has indicated that she accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Baker to book an appointment.


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Awesome! Dr. Megan Baker is a wonderful and caring doctor. I love her. She is so understanding and caring. She is very concerned for her patients and their well-being. She is awesome! I feel so comfortable with Dr. Baker and she is so understanding. What an awesome doctor!!!
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Mar 03, 2020
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When cancer was detected during my 2019 annual mammogram, my Gyn sent me to Dr Baker. I will forever be grateful for this referral. Dr Baker reassured both my husband and me that my DCIS was operable and set about explaining - in terms we could understand - exactly what we were dealing with, how she would address it and what to expect going forward. She is a warm and compassionate doctor. We both knew we were in the best hands with Dr Baker.
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Eileen Hyde in Mount Pleasant, SC – Jan 23, 2020
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Excellent. She listens; she explains; she is warm and friendly. One of her greatest strengths is her ability to explain in terms that are easily understandable and comprehensive.
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Isabel Kottak – Aug 03, 2019
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Top notch Surgeon on every level! I recently became a patient of Doctor Baker's to treat a DCIS diagnostic. Not only did I find her extremely knowledgeable but she is also a warm and compassionate doctor. She is an expert at balancing straightforwardness with the perfect dose of compassion. I would highly recommend her!
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Michele Comete – Jun 12, 2019
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Dr. Baker manages to balance a straightforward presentation of your cancer diagnosis with a warm and reassuring manner. She was highly recommended to me by my OB/GYN and several friends in the medical field, and they were not wrong--I have been impressed with her! The fact that she's widely known as the best surgical oncologist for breast cancer in Charleston does lead to longer wait times in the office, but she also is willing to spend as much time explaining your diagnosis and treatment plan as you need--I've never felt like she was in a rush to be finished with me. She also always calls right after test results are in (she called me at 6PM on a Saturday once with good news from an MRI), because she clearly cares about her patients and knows how nerve-wracking it can be to await those results.
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Kathy in Charleston, SC – May 31, 2019
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Dr. Baker has a great bedside manner. She was very attentive and knowledgeable
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May 11, 2019
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Dr. Baker is such a pleasant, warm, caring, thorough and talented surgeon. I am really glad that I was referred to her. ( She was recommended by a friend) Hopefully, I will never need to use her skills again, BUT I would certainly go back to her if necessary.
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Apr 29, 2019
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Dr. Baker is an incredible surgeon, thorough & compassionate. Her trained fingers found a cancer that was as small as a grain of Kosher salt. Found early, I have an excellent prognosis. Dr. Baker presented the pathology findings and treatment plan in an organized and easily understood manner. She took time for me to absorb the information, answer my questions, and express my feelings. I have had a total of 5 appointments. She consistently provides quality care, compassion, and hope.
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Apr 11, 2019
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They were very concerned about you as there patient. The went over everything with you and gave you plenty of time to ask as many questions you may have had. Great bed side manners especially as you are going through this
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Apr 08, 2019
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My first time visiting Dr. Baker. A wonderful bed-side manner. She was very thorough in her examination and explanation of my breast health. Would recommend her highly to whoever needs to see a breast specialist.
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Apr 04, 2019
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Dr. Baker was kind and put me at ease immediately. I feel very fortunate to have Dr. Baker as my doctor.
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Laurie Tiller – Mar 07, 2019
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She's very knowledgeable about breast cancer. If you have a loved one that has breast cancer you need to see her she's the best in the state hands down
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D. BROWN in Chapin, SC – Feb 27, 2019
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She was just great. I felt like I had found the Varsity when I met with Dr. Baker and her staff. She is a talented surgeon and very caring. I was informed of lab reports in a timely manner.
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Susan goodwin in Summerville, SC – Feb 20, 2019
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“Great Surgeon, the care I received was five stars before and after surgery! Results of the lumpectomy were better than I expected! My journey started Dec 5, 2018. Dr Baker performed lumpectomy January 11, 2019 and 5 lymphnode removals, she was very precise during surgery to remove only what was cancerous. 2nd surgery on Feb 1 to remove tiny bit of skin, she did an amazing job, recovery went well! I'm healed. Life is Good! Thank you Dr Megan Baker & Staff!"
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Debbie Smith in Daniel Island, SC – Feb 14, 2019
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From the start of this journey with cancer, Dr. Baker was direct, truthful and no hesitation on taking care of the situation. Her knowledge and the presentation made me feel very comfortable with what to expect. Her kindness and truly caring for her patients is reflected in her heart.
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Laura Lee Buncher in Charleston, SC – Jan 26, 2019
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Very good doctor. People person and very compassion about her work
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Abraham A Williams in North Charleston , SC – Jan 11, 2019
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Keisha works for Breast Partners and was so great when I called to make an appointment. She was kind, professional and helpful. I am grateful that she took my call and was able to schedule me an appointment with Dr. Baker's P.A., Sarah. She went out of her way to assist me to get the best possible day. Something that could have been stressful has helped me not to be concerned over the weekend! Dr. Baker and all of her staff are incredible.
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Shana in Johns Island – Aug 04, 2018
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excellent surgeon and doctor. She has performed three surgeries on my as a result of having breast cancer and each one was painless and exceptionally well done with very minor scarring and her care is phenomenal. Trust your girls to Megan and she will not make you happy but will look our always for your best interest. Love her and her expert staff
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Candace D in Goose Creek, SC – Jun 01, 2016
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This physician is the absolute best!!!! She is kind,caring and an excellent surgeon. My 90 year old Mother received the upmost care from her and her team. If you need a breast specialist this is your only choice. Thank you Dr. Megan Baker!!!
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Biography

Dr. Megan Baker is a high risk breast cancer specialist who comes to Mt. Pleasant Breast Specialists after 10 years as medical director of Comprehensive Breast Care at Hollings Cancer Center. Dr. Baker leads a team of experienced nurses and staff who...Read more

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Breast Surgery

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Education

Medical University Of South Carolina
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Medical University Of South Carolina
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Practice Areas

Breast Surgery

Breast surgery includes breast augmentation and breast reduction, which can be performed for cosmetic or medical reasons, as well as breast reconstruction following mastectomy.Compare with other Breast Surgery specialists.

Typically treats 91% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 4 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Breast Surgical Procedure
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Baker performs Breast Surgical Procedure more than 100% of their peers

Dr. Baker performs this procedure more than 100% of their peers

Mastectomy
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Baker performs Mastectomy more than 100% of their peers

Dr. Baker performs this procedure more than 100% of their peers

Excision of Breast Tumor
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Baker performs Excision of Breast Tumor more than 98% of their peers

Dr. Baker performs this procedure more than 98% of their peers

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

Dr. Baker's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Aneurysm
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Benign Tumor
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Lump
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Reduction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Cancer
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Colectomy
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fracture
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hernia
  • Hidradenitis
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Lipomas
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Puncture Aspiration
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Skin Grafts
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Thrombosis
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Wound Repair

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Roper St. Francis Physician Partners Breast Surgery

Roper St. Francis Physician Partners Breast Surgery2145 Henry Tecklenburg Dr Ste 100 Charleston, SC 29414
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Coastal Oncology3510 N Highway 17 Ste 325 Mount Pleasant, SC 29466
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Roper St. Francis Physician Partners Breast Surgery300 Callen Blvd Ste 330 SUMMERVILLE, SC 29486
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