Dr. Shawn Baca, MD

Dr. Shawn Baca, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
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Age 57
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Dr. Shawn Baca, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Boca Raton, FL and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from University Of New Mexico School Of Medicine in 1987 and specializes in rheumatology.

1050 NW 15th St Ste 212A

Boca Raton, FL 33486

Contact Information

(561) 368-5611

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Chronic Neck Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Osteopenia
very high
more than 99% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Rheumatology

2  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Rheumatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

73  Conditions Treated

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8  Procedures

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

  • University Of Nm
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1983
  • University Of New Mexico School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Mt Sinai Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990
  • University Of Miami Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Baca has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Baca's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Baca

4.5

Based on 25 reviews

5 Stars
88%
(22)
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1 Star
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Dr is constantly unable to keep appointments. His staff have a serious attitude problem. The Dr and staff spend more time with pharma rrps than with patients. There are a lot of doctors with this specialty. This one should be Avoid at all cost
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Aug 09, 2018
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Dr. Baca is an amazing doctor, I just started treating with him since October and let me tell you what a difference from my last Rheumatologist. He spends time with me explaining everything in detail and answers all my questions. He even follows up after hours. He is just a very caring,...Read More
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Neera R in Coconut Creek – Mar 02, 2018
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Worth the wait . (Longer then expected) Very thorough, great bedside manner.. Not in a hurry.. Highly Recommend SBV Boca Raton Fl
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Shari in Boca Raton, FL – Feb 23, 2017
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Dr Baca explained my problem and told me that I can do it. That is what I wanted to hear, someone that believe in me.
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William Mason in Miami, FL – Sep 04, 2016
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Been seeing Dr. Baca since last June for osteoporosis treatment. The wait time varies from 5 minutes to an hour. I've never had to schedule an urgent appointment, but imagine the office would do what they can. He gives patients a lot of time, answers questions thoroughly and is will to discuss...Read More
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