Dr. Richard Baron, MD

Dr. Richard Baron, MD

Geriatric Medicine  ·  
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Age 65
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Dr. Richard Baron, MD is a geriatric medicine specialist in Philadelphia, PA and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from Yale University in 1978 and specializes in geriatric medicine.

345 E Mount Airy Ave

Philadelphia, PA 19119

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana

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Dr. Baron's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Hypertension
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Baron treats Hypertension more than 3% of his peers

Dr. Baron treats this condition more than 3% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Accelerated Hypertension
  • Dexamethasone Sensitive Hypertension
  • Exertional Hypertension
  • Familial Hypertension
  • High-Risk Hypertension
  • Hypertension in Pheochromocytoma
  • Hypertension, Adrenal Gland-Induced
  • Hypertension, Alcohol-Induced
  • Hypertension, Bilateral Renal Artery Stenosis-Induced
  • Hypertension, Coarctation of the Aorta-Induced
  • Hypertension, Conn Syndrome-Induced
  • Hypertension, Corticosteroid-Induced
  • Hypertension, Cushing's Syndrome-Induced
  • Hypertension, Environment-Induced
  • Hypertension, Hyperaldosteronism-Induced
  • Hypertension, Kidney Disease-Induced
  • Hypertension, Nasal Decongestant-Induced
  • Hypertension, Renal Segmental Hypoplasia-Induced
  • Hypertension, Stress-Induced
  • Hypertensive Hypokalemia Familial
  • Idiopathic Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Isolated Systolic Hypertension
  • Labile Hypertension
  • Neurogenic Hypertension
  • Pediatric Hypertension
  • Portal Hypertension
  • Primary Hypertension
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension, Dexfenfluramine-Induced
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension, Familial
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension, Fenfluramine-Induced
  • Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Hypoxic Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Thromboembolic Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Venous Hypertension
  • Renal Hypertension
  • Resistant Hypertension
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Secondary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • White Coat Hypertension

Dr. Baron's conditions and procedures:

Acne
Anemia
Arthritis
Arthritis of the Elbow
Asthma
Back Pain
Bedsores
Blood Disorders
Bone Disorders
Breast Diseases
Constipation
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Cough
Dehydration
Dermatitis
Diabetes Type 2
Ear Ache
Elbow Injuries
Electrocardiogram (EKG)
Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
Foot Conditions
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Hyperlipidemia
Hypertension
Hypothyroidism
Immunization
Joint Pain
Leg and Foot Ulcers
Lipid Disorders
Low Back Pain
Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
Obesity
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteoporosis Screening
Pregnancy Test
Pulmonary Disease
Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
Shoulder Disorders
Skin Infections
Stomach Diseases
Thyroid Disease
Tobacco Use Disorder
Ulcer
Urinary Disorders
Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
Viral Infection

About Me

Biography

Dr. Richard Baron, MD is a geriatric medicine specialist in Philadelphia, PA and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from Yale University in 1978 and specializes in geriatric medicine.

Specialties

  • Geriatric Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Internal Medicine

Education

1981
Ny University Bellevue Med Center
Residency Hospital
1979
Ny University Bellevue Med Center
Internship Hospital
1978
Yale University
Medical School
1981
1979
1978

Languages

  • French
  • English

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No Bedside manner the staff of his office is poor.
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Select
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health America PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Geisinger Health Plan
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Direct Access
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO