Dr. Tonya Baker, MD

Dr. Tonya Baker, MD

Internal Medicine  ·  
Dr. Tonya Baker, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Knoxville, TN and has been practicing for 3 years. She specializes in internal medicine and rheumatology.

4707 Papermill Dr Ste 200

Knoxville, TN 37909

Contact Information

(865) 602-7983

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana

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Dr. Baker's Experience

Dr. Baker's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Internal Medicine
  • Board certified in Internal Medicine and Rheumatology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

2  Specialties

  • Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology

2  Board Certifications

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

40  Conditions Treated

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5  Procedures

  • Arthrocentesis
  • Injection Therapy
  • Joint Drainage
  • Steroid Injection
  • Ultrasound, Musculoskeletal

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

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.


  • University Of Tennessee / Knoxville Medical College
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2011
  • University Of Tennessee / Knoxville Medical College
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2013
  • University Of Kentucky
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2015

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Baker has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Baker's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Baker to family and friends
31 total reviews (18 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (31)

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  • 1

Dr. Baker's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (18)

So far, so good. I'm just beginning my journey with this doctor, but my first visit was great & I am hopeful. Between Dr. Baker & my last phys, Peggy Harris, I feel like I'm on the road to finding my answers and beginning recovery. My first visit with Dr. Baker was quite a bit of sorting through a...more
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Dr. Baker is honest. She told me straight up that I didn't have the condition that I thought I had. She took a lot of extra time(over an hour) to explain what previous providers had missed. I've never felt better. I have a new lease on life and I am no longer defined by my disease!
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I wouldn't recommend her to anyone. Saw her a couple of times after my other rheumatologist retired. I wasn't impressed with her and haven't gone back and won't go back. She had no interpersonal skills when it comes to relating to patients. She almost acts like what you say doesn't matter. The...more
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thanks to this Doctor I got my life back! She is such a kind, caring and intelligent physician. I would definitely recommend everyone see her.
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A great experience. I got the answers I was looking for.
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