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Michael Thomas Baker, MD


Assistant Professor of medicine

4.9 4.9 279 ratings

Insurance plans accepted

Insurance plans accepted

Areas of Expertise

General Cardiology
General Cardiology

Board Certificates

Cardiovascular Disease - American Board of Internal Medicine,


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


Vanderbilt Heart
Vanderbilt Heart and Vascular Institute
1215 21st Avenue South
5th Floor
Nashville, TN 37232

Vanderbilt Heart Lebanon
Vanderbilt Heart and Vascular Institute
1670 West Main Street
Suite 160
Lebanon, TN 37087

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Patient Comments

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Very good.
Patient | February 13, 2017

Dr. Baker is a very fine cardiologist. I trust him to care for my problems.
Patient | February 13, 2017

I drive 4 hrs. to see Dr. Baker. I learned more in one hour at my very 1st visit than I did in a whole year with my previous Dr.
Patient | February 7, 2017

I am very impressed with Dr. Baker and would recommend him to family and friends. I also like that he has a satellite office in Lebanon one day a week.
Patient | January 24, 2017

Dr. Baker showed a great deal of empathy and made me feel comfortable
Patient | January 23, 2017

Caring, professional.
Patient | January 2, 2017

Excellent, as always
Patient | December 28, 2016

Have recommended family and friends
Patient | October 29, 2016

About explanation of test or procedure, there were none on this visit. However, he did take the time to explain the reason for prescribing an additional medicine for my condition.
Patient | September 26, 2016

I've already recommended him to others.
Patient | September 22, 2016

Dr.Baker is fabulous.
Patient | September 12, 2016

I consider myself SO fortunate to be a patient under Dr. Baker's care!
Patient | August 30, 2016

His smiles are calming and reassuring.
Patient | August 28, 2016

Dr. Baker is an excellent care giver.
Patient | August 26, 2016

Would never see anyone else.
Patient | August 23, 2016

Dr Baker is excellent at making diagnosis
Patient | August 15, 2016

Dr Baker is a very good listener, and things it all was way through before answering.
Patient | August 4, 2016

We are very glad to have Dr. Baker as my doctor. He is a very good doctor and takes the best of care of his patients.
Patient | July 18, 2016

They are really good at caring for my health. I appreciate them.
Patient | July 6, 2016

i would recommend Dr. Baker to family or friends
Patient | July 4, 2016

Patient | June 25, 2016

Dr. Baker talk with you not at you. Great Dr.
Patient | June 18, 2016

Dr. Baker is the best doctor I've ever had -
Patient | June 18, 2016

Have had zero bad experiences with this provider, nurses, and aides. Top notch professionals!!
Patient | June 15, 2016

Provider wasn't real clear on what I could or could not do physically time wise after stent was inserted in my artery.
Patient | June 10, 2016

I've been a patient of Dr. Bakers for 13 years. He literally saved my life. He's great!
Patient | June 9, 2016

I followed Dr. Baker when he moved to Vanderbilt.
Patient | June 8, 2016

This was my initial visit - very pleased.
Patient | June 1, 2016

DR. Mike Baker, Heart Doctor!!! He is awesome. The day he came to Vandy I came with him from another hospt. He and the other Dr's have been great and treated me well.... and now since coming to vandy have all my Dr;s there.....
Patient | June 1, 2016

Best Vanderbilt experience I have ever had!
Patient | June 1, 2016

Dr. Baker is an excellent physician!
Patient | May 24, 2016

Very good communication.
Patient | April 26, 2016

I've already recommended him as a superb choice should any of my friends need a cardiologist. He and Dr. Travis Richardson were fantastic!
Patient | April 1, 2016

Good in what he do for me they.
Patient | April 1, 2016

Dr Baker and staff, Melissa and Mitzi where very helpful and kind.
Patient | February 23, 2016

Still waiting on what to do after tests or what is causing it.
Patient | February 12, 2016

Very good. #1. Michael Baker MD.
Patient | January 29, 2016

Dr. Becker is excellent!
Patient | January 18, 2016