Dr. Robert Baer, MD

Dr. Robert Baer, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 47
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Dr. Robert Baer, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Fort Collins, CO and has been practicing for 12 years. He graduated from Saint Louis University School Of Medicine in 2000 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

2500 E Prospect Rd

Fort Collins, CO 80525

Contact Information

(970) 493-0112

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Banner Health
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Choice Health
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • 9 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Baer performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Fracture
very high
more than 99% of peers
Hip Fracture
very high
more than 98% of peers
Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Baer's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

49  Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hip Fracture
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Cramp
  • Limb Pain
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rib Fracture
  • Runner's Knee
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
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26  Procedures

  • Arm Surgery
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Fracture Care
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Hip Replacement Revision
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Surgery
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Colorado.

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

  • Brigham Young University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1995
  • Saint Louis University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2000
  • Saint Louis University H.S.C.
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2001
  • Henry Ford Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2005
  • St. Anthony's Centeral Hospital/Panorama
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2006

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Baer has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Baer's Reviews

3.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Baer to family and friends
10 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

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

Dr. Baer's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

I accidentally fell and broke my leg. Dr. Baer had to do 2 surgeries on me in 3 months. 20 months after the last surgery I was still in so much pain that I went to urgent care and found I had cancer growing out of the original break in my leg. Upon review of the first 2 surgery reports I found...more
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Great communication before the surgery of the options, the surgery went well with no complications, but would have preferred a physical therapy referral sooner. Future patients might want to request physical therapy sooner to make sure they're on track if it's a concern. Overall, a great surgeon...more
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Dr Baer has done three surgeries on me after my leg was shattered in a bad car accident and had a compound facture with a change to lose my leg. While his partner Dr Jackson did my first surgery in the ER, during a follow up the next day in the hospital Dr Jackson let me now that Dr Baer would be...more
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Terrible. After a horrible car accident involving over a dozen broken bones. I was discharged from PVH without ANY follow up appointments. After being on major pain medicine. He just cut me off cold turkey. Said I should have been set up with pain management. I literally was discharged without one...more
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