Dr. Lora Baker, DPM

Dr. Lora Baker, DPM

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Dr. Lora Baker, DPM is a podiatric surgery doctor who practices in Allentown, PA. Read her story

Allentown Family Foot Care

2414 Walbert Ave

Allentown, PA 18104
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UPMC

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Top Care Areas

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

Foot Conditions
very high
more than 94% of peers
Hammer Toe
very high
more than 94% of peers
Foot Sprain
normal
more than 70% of peers

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Dr. Baker's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Baker "Born and raised in New Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Dr. Baker joined the practice in July of 2002. She enjoys treating all aspects of foot and ankle disorders. Dr. Baker is an avid runner and enjoys competing in 5K and ½ marathons on a regular basis. She likes to keep her athletes on their toes. She also has a special interest in heel pain, treating patients with state of the art options — both surgical and non-surgical. She prides herself in being an expert in custom orthotic and bracing options as well."

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Baker "Dr. Lora Baker is a Podiatrist serving the Allentown area for more than 15 years. Dr. Baker is experienced in Extra Depth Shoes, Custom Prescription Orthotics and Second Surgical Opinions. She is a professional member of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons."

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Specialties

  • Podiatric Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • Foot Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery
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Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Bunion
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Hammer Toe
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Sever's Disease
  • Stress Fracture of Foot
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Procedures

  • Nail Avulsion and Excision

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.

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

  • Muhlenberg
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Temple University / Pennsylvania College of Podiatric Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated

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
4.5
based on 21 total reviews (7 with comments)
Dr. Baker'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
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (7)
Dr. Baker blew me away with the amount of care and time she took with me during my visit. This is the first time in a long time that I have felt comfortable with a foot doctor.
I was very comfortable, with low stress level after speaking to Dr. Baker. She took the time to fully listen to my concerns.
pain-free experience. leaving in a good mood.
Great bedside manor, very professional. She's just pleasant to be around. Outstanding personality.
Dr. Baker took care of my warts and they are completely gone now! 5/5!
Orefield, PA |
Dr. Baker is a very personable and knowledgeable podiatrist. I am always happy to recommend her to friends and acquaintances.
in new philadelphia,pa |
great and a very good doctor, cared about your needs
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Now Accepting New Patients
This provider offers the following appointment availability:
Same Day
Evening
Saturday
Dr. Baker accepts 11 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
    Select
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Coventry Health Care
    Coventry Health America PPO
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Community Blue PPO
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
    Direct Access
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • UPMC
    UPMC PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Baker has admitting privileges

Sacred Heart Hospital
421 Chew St
Allentown, PA 18102
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St. Luke's Hospital - Allentown Campus
1736 Hamilton St
Allentown, PA 18104
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