Dr. Sayonara Baez, MD

Dr. Sayonara Baez, MD

Psychiatry  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 53
(30)
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Dr. Sayonara Baez, MD is a psychiatry specialist in Plantation, FL and has been practicing for 18 years. She graduated from Wake Forest University in 1999 and specializes in psychiatry, addiction psychiatry, and more.

130 S University Dr Ste B

Plantation, FL 33324

Contact Information

(954) 530-4526

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Humana
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
high
more than 84% of peers
Psychiatric Diseases
high
more than 81% of peers
Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
normal
more than 77% of peers

Dr. Baez'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Baez ""We believe in the positive changes than can come about from an effective and comprehensive intervention, and it is in this context of care that our services shine.""

3  Specialties

  • Psychiatry
  • Addiction Psychiatry
  • Geriatric Psychiatry

1  Board Certifications

  • Psychiatry
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

38  Conditions Treated

  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Alcohol-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
  • Antisocial Personality Disorder
  • Anxiety
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality Disorder
  • Cocaine Addiction
  • Combination Drug Dependence
  • Delusional Disorder
  • Depersonalization Disorder
  • Drug and Alcohol Dependence
  • Drug-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Marijuana Addiction
  • Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Antidepressant Abuse
  • Nondependent Cocaine Abuse
  • Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Marijuana Abuse
  • Nondependent Opioid Abuse
  • Nondependent Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Abuse
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Opioid Dependence
  • Phobia
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Psychosis
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Dependence
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Tobacco Use Disorder
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6  Procedures

  • Detoxification
  • Detoxification Evaluation
  • Other Psychiatric Medication Therapy (Inpatient Only)
  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Psychiatric Medication Therapy
  • Psychotherapy for Crisis

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • Autonomous University of santo Domingo (Uasd) / Department of Medicine / Faculty of Health Science
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1990
  • Wake Forest University
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • Wake Forest University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Wake Forest University Bowman Gray School of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1999
  • University of Miami Jackson Meml Hosp
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2000

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Baez has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Baez's Reviews

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

Likelihood to Recommend (30)

  • 5
    (13)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (16)

Dr. Baez's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (11)

Do not waste your money. I saw her for a second opinion regarding IPN, she could not make a recommendation until I had additional testing. Once complete, which came out fine, she still recommended her own treatment facility knowing that the treatment was not clinically indicated. When questioned...more
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She has provided me care via telepsychiatry and has been so far the most effective intervention in many years, highly recommended.
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I've been a patient of Dr. Baez for over a year now. Her staff has been incredible with dealing with my insurance issues and scheduling my appointments. Dr. Baez is the best psychiatrist i've ever had. She's very knowledgeable and cares about my needs as a patient. She's always made sure that I...more
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Dr. Baez has bee attentive to my needs and more important has provided me guidance over the last ten years.
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The physician help my depression tremendously, we worked for few months trying multiple medications and eventually we found the combination that has saved my life. She demonstrated good knowledge of her field, and was caring when I was struggling. She referred me to a therapist and eventually got...more
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