Dr. Paul Baecher, MD

Dr. Paul Baecher, MD

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Age 64
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Dr. Paul Baecher, MD is a family medicine specialist in Amherst, MA and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from Joan Sanford I Weill Medical College Of Cornell University in 1980 and specializes in family medicine and geriatric medicine.

170 University Dr

Amherst, MA 01002

Contact Information

(413) 549-7080

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • Connecticare
  • Fallon Community Health Plan
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan
  • Network Health
  • 5 More

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Dr. Baecher's Experience

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Dr. Baecher's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • Board certified in Family Practice
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Baecher "At Atkinson Family Practice, our Mission is to: Promote the health of our patients by providing innovative, highest-quality, comprehensive, personalized health-care. Serve as a medical home for patients by coordinating, managing and integrating the various aspects of their health to ensure comprehensive, holistic care. Create a comfortable, compassionate atmosphere where the relationship between the practice and patients is one of partnership and open dialogue.Encourage patient education, life style modification, and prevention as critical aspects to optimal long-term health. Provide our patients with education and resources to enable them to make informed lifestyle and health care decisions and partner with patients to minimize their risks of developing disease."

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2  Specialties

  • Family Medicine
  • Geriatric Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*

203  Conditions Treated

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26  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Human Papillomavirus DNA Testing
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

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

  • Joan Sanford I Weill Medical College Of Cornell University
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • St Margaret Meml Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1981
  • St Margaret Meml Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1983

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Baecher has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Creole
  • French

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Baecher's Reviews

3.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Baecher to family and friends
17 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

  • 5
    (12)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Baecher's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

Very caring and not afraid to refer you to a specialist. Nice caring doctor and man, listens well.
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Dr. Baecher is simply the "best". His diagnoses and treatment are spot on. He is a genuine nice human being with a good sense of humor, all in all a great doctor.
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Dr. Baecher has been my doctor for about 15 years. He is clear headed, knowledgeable, experienced, and has a sense of humor. He's been spot on in his diagnoses, he knows when something is beyond his level of expertise or specialization, and his recommendations of outside specialists has been very...more
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This guy was the doctor on call when I suffered a serious migraine attack this weekend. I've never met him, and he does not know me. Never the less, he tried to diagnose me-an unfamiliar patient-over the phone, as well as 2nd guess my (female) primary doctor's care, by telling me I didn't have...more
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Friendly but professional and outstanding diagnostician. Have seen him more than 15 years, always helpful.
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