Dr. Robert Baumgartner, MD

Dr. Robert Baumgartner, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
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Age 73
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Dr. Robert Baumgartner, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Silver Spring, MD and has been practicing for 46 years. He graduated from New York Med Coll in 1970 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

1400 Forest Glen Rd Ste 315

Silver Spring, MD 20910

Contact Information

(301) 754-0085

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Outer Ear Infection
very high
more than 99% of peers
Laryngitis
very high
more than 98% of peers
Earwax Buildup
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Baumgartner'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

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

59  Conditions Treated

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8  Procedures

  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Tonsillectomy

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Maryland.

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

  • New York Med Coll
    Medical School | Graduated 1970
  • Lenox Hill Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1971
  • Lenox Hill Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1972
  • New York Eye and Ear Infirmary
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1975

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Baumgartner has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Baumgartner's Reviews

2.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Baumgartner to family and friends
11 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

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

Dr. Baumgartner's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

The nearest opening was three weeks wait. . There is no free parking and it is $5 for the first hour. The front desk employee was professional. The nurse who helped me to get in was rude. Finally I met with the doctor. He gave me good advise and he does talk a lot and thinks out loud. He...more
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I wouldnt recommend coming to this Dr due to 1.Him overtalking whenever i tell him something, anything 2.He either ignores whatever you tell him or he only listens to what he wants to hear. 3.The waiting time was unbearable at times i waited almost 2 hours at one time which shouldn't happened...more
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I feel VERY comfortable with Dr. Baumgarnter. He's been treating my 2.5-yr-old son for fluid in his ears since he was 1 yr. We did tubes and all. I love the receptionist there. Though the PAs seem less enthusiastic, they're still very professional. Dr. B. has always taken the time to listen to me,...more
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While Dr. Baumgartner was located in downtown Silver Spring, I was one of his patients' seen. He treated me with the uttermost respect, caring and kindness, so was his staff. I would go to his office, not able to purchase the nose sprays for instance, he would go the extra miles to give me few...more
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