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Michael T. Baker MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine, and Director, Adult Echocardiography
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  • 470 ratings
  • 50 comments

Areas of Expertise

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    Cardiac Imaging
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    Cardiovascular Medicine
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    General Cardiology
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    Heart Valve Diseases
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    Heart and Vascular
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    Preventive Cardiology

Conditions and Treatments

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    Abnormal Echocardiogram / Abnormal Nuclear Study / Abnormal Cardiac MRI / Abnormal Stress Test / Abnormal Diagnostic Study
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    Angina (chest pain)
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    Aortic Valve Regurgitation or Stenosis - Severe
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    Arterial Calcification without Stent
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    Cardiomegaly (enlarged heart)
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    Cholesterol High/Low/Uncontrolled
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    Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
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    Coronary Calcification
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    Cardiac Clearance for Non-Heart Procedure

Locations

1215 21st Avenue South, 5th Floor
Nashville, TN 37232
1670 West Main Street, Suite 160
Lebanon, TN 37087
Vanderbilt Health One Hundred Oaks
719 Thompson Lane, Suite 22100
Nashville, TN 37204

Education

  • Doctor of Medicine - University of Tennessee, 1990
  • Internship - Washington University Medical Center, 1991
  • Residency - University of Tennessee Memphis, 1994
  • Fellowship - Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 1997

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease - American Board of Internal Medicine, 1997

Patient Comments

Patient Comments are gathered from the Press Ganey Patient Experience Survey and displayed in full. Patients are not identified in order to respect patient privacy.
Dr. Baker is an excellent doctor and truly cares about his patients. He makes you feel like you're the only patient that he has and shows concern over any problems or concerns that I bring up.
July 10, 2022
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Overall pleased. Great staff in all areas.
June 20, 2022
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Dr Baker has always been a kind, caring listener. He is always patient with explanations.
June 17, 2022
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*Dr. Baker has ALWAYS listened to my concerns, suggested & explained possible solutions, and supported my decisions for treatment. I have NEVER felt rushed during my appointments with him.
June 14, 2022
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Dr. Baker is an outstanding medical professional. I trust his medical capabilities and would highly recommend him to others.
June 9, 2022
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I am very happy with Dr. Baker. I have all the confidence in the world in him to care for my health needs. I would recommend him to my family and friends.
May 31, 2022
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Excellent!
May 27, 2022
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I've always loved Dr. Baker. He is very personable and attentive. I have full confidence in my care with Dr. Baker
May 26, 2022
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Dr. Baker listens attentively, is truly concerned about my concerns. He explains the medication (pros and cons), and his choice of treatment. I could not recommend him more highly. He never makes me feel that he lacks the time or interest to listen to my medical concerns.
May 26, 2022
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