Dr. William Baird, MD

Dr. William Baird, MD

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Internal Medicine  |  
Male  |  
48 y/o
50 reviews

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Dr. William Baird, MD is an internal medicine doctor who practices in Baton Rouge, LA. He is 48 years old and has been practicing for 20 years. Dr. Baird is affiliated with Ochsner Medical Center - Baton Rouge and Ochsner Medical Center....See Less

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Care Philosophy

Dr. Baird is board certified in internal medicine and practices at Ochsner Health Center in Prairieville. He earned his medical degree from LSU in Shreveport and completed his residency at the University of Kentucky Medical Center in Lexington.
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Dr. Baird's Experience

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Dr. Baird'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
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Internal Medicine
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Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Anemia
  • Asthma
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Diabetes
  • Heart Disease
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Osteoporosis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Syncope
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Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Biopsy
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Immunization
  • Joint Injection
  • Spirometry
  • Urinalysis
  • Vaccination

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Louisiana.

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 Mississippi
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1991
  • Louisiana State University School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • University Of Kentucky Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1998
  • University Of Kentucky Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2000

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Baird has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Ochsner Medical Center - Baton Rouge

is a Recipient of a Healthgrades Excellence Award
Distinguished Hospital Award for Clinical Excellence

Hospital Quality Award

Dr. Baird is on the medical staff at our top-rated hospital.

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Dr. Baird's Reviews

Healthgrades Rating
Verified Rating
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Baird to family and friends
4.7
based on 50 total surveys (6 with reviews)
Dr. Baird's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    Under 10 minutes
Patient Reviews (9)
in Gonzales, LA |
Nice Doctor. Listens well, response to your concerns in a way you can understand. No waiting. Sees you within 10 minutes of appointment time.
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My Primary Doctor is very attentive to my concerns and health conditions i m very satisfied with him. I was so pleased with him i referred my spouse.
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Appointments are usually on time. *Dr. Baird is very thorough & very easy to relate to.
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The experience I have had since coming to Ochsner have always been thorough and most satisfactory - I rate *Dr. Beard as the BEST physician for my care he is caring and concerned.
in Gonzales, La. |
Courteous, Thorough, Listens Well All around great Doctor.
in Prairieville, LA |
I have received excellent care from Dr. Baird and his staff. I recommend him and the Ochsner health Center to everyone. They have helped me tremendously.
in Geismar, LA |
Caring, thorough, easy to talk to
in Gonzales, LA |
Dr. Baird is a GREAT doctor. He takes his time to answer any questions that you may have, I would recommend him to any one that is looking for a great doctor that you can rely on.
in Gonzales, LA |
Dr. Baird is an EXCELLANT doctor. He makes the visits very pleasant and takes the time to talk you if you have any questions. I would recommend him to anyone.
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Dr. Baird accepts 22 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna POS
  • American Lifecare
  • Assurant Health
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana PPO
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Choice
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Louisiana
    Coventry Health Care of Louisiana HMO
  • Employers Health Network
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
    Worker's Compensation WC
  • Galaxy Health Network
    Galaxy Health Network PPO
    Worker's Compensation WC
  • Medicare
    Special Needs Plan SNP
  • MultiPlan
  • National Preferred Provider Network
  • PHCS
  • PPO Plus
    PPO Plus PPO
  • Prime Health Services
  • Three Rivers Provider Network
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare
  • USA Managed Care Organization

Hospitals where Dr. Baird has admitting privileges

Ochsner Medical Center - Baton Rouge
17000 Medical Center Dr
Baton Rouge, LA 70816
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Ochsner Medical Center
1516 Jefferson Highway
New Orleans, LA 70121
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