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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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Florida
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Baca's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Osteopenia
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Baca treats Osteopenia more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Baca treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Low Back Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Baca treats Low Back Pain more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Baca treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Arthritis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Baca treats Arthritis more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Baca treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Gout
  • Allergic Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Ankle
  • Arthritis of the Finger
  • Arthritis of the Foot
  • Arthritis of the Hand
  • Arthritis of the Midfoot
  • Arthritis of the Neck
  • Arthritis of the Shoulder
  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Arthritis of the Toe
  • Arthritis of the Wrist
  • Crystalline Arthritis
  • Gout
  • Hip Arthritis
  • Infectious Arthritis
  • Juvenile Gout
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle
  • Osteoarthritis of Elbow
  • Osteoarthritis of Finger Joint
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteoarthritis of Toe
  • Osteoarthritis of Wrist
  • Post-Traumatic Arthritis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Seronegative Arthritis
  • Spondylarthritis
  • Wear & Tear Arthritis

Dr. Baca's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Achilles Tendinitis
Adhesive Capsulitis
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Arthritis
Autoimmune Diseases
Bleeding Disorders
Bone Disorders
Bursitis
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Chondrocalcinosis
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
De Quervain's Disease
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dermatomyositis
Difficulty With Walking
Elbow Injuries
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
Fever
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Gout
Hammer Toe
Hand Conditions
Hepatitis B - Immune Response
Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Joint Pain
Knee Disorders
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Limb Cramp
Limb Pain
Limb Swelling
Low Back Pain
Lupus
Lyme Disease
Malaise and Fatigue
Muscle Weakness
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hands
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
Polymyositis
Psoriatic Arthritis
Pulmonary Disease
Purpura
Raynaud's Disease
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Sarcoidosis
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Sjögren's Syndrome
Spine Disorders
Spondylitis
Steroid Injection
Systemic Vasculitis
Temporal Arteritis
Trigger Finger
Trigger Point Injection
Vascular Disease
Vasculitis
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
Wegener's Granulomatosis

About Me

Biography

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.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology

Education

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

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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Dr. Baca's Reviews

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4.5

Based on 25 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
12%
(3)

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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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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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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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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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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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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
Blue Care HMO
BlueDental Choice
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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Bethesda Hospital East

Boynton Beach, FL

Delray Medical Center

Delray Beach, FL

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