Dr. Michael Baptista, MD

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Dr. Michael Baptista, MD

Bariatric Surgery | Male

9471 Baymeadows Rd, Jacksonville, FL 32256 Get Directions

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  • Internship Hospital
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  • Fellowship Hospital
  • Undergraduate School
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      • Helpfulness
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      • Staff
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      Experience with Dr. Baptista
      • Level of trust in provider's decisions
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      • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
         (22)
      • How well provider listens and answers questions
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      • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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      Dr. Baptista's Office & Staff
      • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
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      • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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      • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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      Specialties

      • Bariatric Surgery
      • Bariatric Medicine

      Conditions Treated

      • Acid Reflux
      • Cholelithiasis
      • Diabetes Type 1
      • Diabetes Type 2
      • Hernia
      • Hiatal Hernia
      • Hypertension
      • Obesity

      Procedures Performed

      • Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
      • Esophageal Surgery
      • Gallbladder Surgery
      • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
      • Gastric Restrictive With Partial Gastrectomy or Jejunojejunostomy
      • Hernia Repair
      • Joint Fusion
      • Laparoscopic Revision Gastric Restrictive Procedure
      • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
      • Open Gastric Restrictive Procedure
      • Revision Surgery
      • Sleeve Gastrectomy
      • Stomach Surgery

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      • 0
        Malpractice Claims

        No malpractice history found for Florida.

      • 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

      • Medical School
        Faculdade De Medicina De Barbacena
      • Residency Hospital
        Mayo Medical School

        Completed in 1999

        Rush University

        Completed in 2000

        University of Illinois at Chicago

        Completed in 2002

      • Fellowship Hospital
        Minimally Invasive Surgery. Fellowship In Bariatric Surgery, Advanced Laparoscopy, and Robotic Surgery (Davinci).

        Completed in 2004

        Thoracic Surgery Fellowship

        Completed in 1992

      Awards & Recognition

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      • Media & Publications

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      Languages Spoken

      • English
      • Portuguese
      • Spanish
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      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in Bariatric Surgery
      • No board certification on record with Healthgrades
      • No malpractice claims found
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Baptista's Office & Staff

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      Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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      Dr. Baptista's Care Philosophy

      Hi There: I was a person before I became a physican. I was a physician before I became a surgeon. I have not forgotten why I got into this profession; to take care of folks. My Bariatric and General surgery expertise will take care of your medical problems. The person inside of me will help you regain control and enjoy your life. I will personally be involved in your care before, during, after surgery... and through out your journey. My commitment to you is exemplified by the fact that I will provide you with my personal cell phone number so you can always get a hold of me. Michael Baptista