Dr. Michael Baptista, MD
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Dr. Michael Baptista, MD

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General Surgery | Male

9471 Baymeadows Rd Ste 207 Jacksonville, FL 32256 Get Directions

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

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Dr. Michael Baptista, MD is a general surgery doctor who practices in Jacksonville, FL. Dr. Baptista is affiliated with Memorial Hospital.

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    Dr. Baptista's Reviews

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Baptista to family and friends
    4.1
    based on 23 total surveys (1 with a review)
    Dr. Baptista's Performance
    • Trustworthiness
      EXCELLENT
    • Explains condition(s) well
      EXCELLENT
    • Answers Questions
      EXCELLENT
    • Time well spent
      VERY GOOD
    Office & Staff Performance
    • Scheduling
      EXCELLENT
    • Office environment
      EXCELLENT
    • Staff friendliness
      VERY GOOD
    • Average wait time
      16 to 30 minutes
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    Personally, I will be happy to recommend Dr. Baptista, as he was recommended to me by my daughter. (We both remain patients of his).
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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

    Dr. Baptista's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

    •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
    •  Specializes in General Surgery
    •  No board certification on record with Healthgrades
    •  No malpractice claims found
    •  No sanctions found
    •  No board actions found

    Awards & Recognition

    • Awards & Honors

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      Dr. Baptista has no media or publications listed.

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      Sanctions

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    Conditions Treated

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

    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

    Languages Spoken

    • English
    • Portuguese
    • Spanish

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    Specialties

    • General Surgery

    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