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Michael Thomas Baker, MD


Assistant Professor of medicine

4.9 4.9 273 ratings

Insurance plans accepted

Insurance plans accepted

Areas of Expertise

Cardiac Imaging
Cardiovascular Medicine
General Cardiology
Heart Valve Diseases
Preventive 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

Vanderbilt Heart One Hundred Oaks
Vanderbilt Heart and Vascular Institute
719 Thompson Lane
Suite 22100
Nashville, TN 37204

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Patient Comments

Patient Comments are gathered from the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey and displayed in full. Patients are not identified in order to respect patient privacy.
Dr. Baker is my husband's cardiologist and when i needed a consult, i elected to see him and not any other
Patient | October 8, 2018

Dr. Baker is a very good, efficient dr.
Patient | September 20, 2018

Dr. Baker recommended a change in medication & thoroughly explained the possible benefits.
Patient | September 19, 2018

Dr. Baker is great....., very personable, communicates medical information in a very easy to understand format. He makes you feel very comfortable during visits...
Patient | September 16, 2018

Thank you Doctor Baker
Patient | September 11, 2018

I have recommended him, my brother is also a patient
Patient | September 10, 2018

Patient | September 5, 2018

very good
Patient | August 28, 2018

Patient | June 26, 2018

Love Dr. Baker couldn't be happier with his level of care.
Patient | June 5, 2018

We love Dr. Baker. He is very calm and takes his time explaining everything so that we understand. He is a good listener and responds to our questions and concerns.
Patient | May 22, 2018

Dr. Baker is an absolute professional! A+.
Patient | May 4, 2018

This was my first with Dr. Baker, since Dr. Dickson retired, Dr. Baker is a good fit and I plan on staying with him.
Patient | April 30, 2018

Right or wrong, I have so much confidence in Dr Baker that I followed him to Vanderbilt rather than choose another provider from where he previously had an office.
Patient | April 30, 2018

I actually have recommended Dr. Baker to several friends and two of them are now patients.
Patient | April 30, 2018

Definitely would recommend Dr. Baker.
Patient | April 4, 2018

Patient | March 27, 2018

I feel all the above points are achieved at every visit and it is part of Dr. Baker's method of care. Very good!
Patient | February 26, 2018

Dr. Baker is one of my favorite people. He makes sure we understand what is happening and why.
Patient | January 4, 2018

I wish I had written down the questions I thought of before the appointment, as I didn't think to ask all of them in the moment.
Patient | December 11, 2017

doctor is great and I am very happy with his service
Patient | December 7, 2017

I have recommended Dr. Bakers office to several friends. I have received excellent care from his office for seven years.
Patient | October 30, 2017

Dr. Baker is patient and friendly. Makes you comfortable.
Patient | October 12, 2017

Dr. Baker has always shown care & professionalism.
Patient | October 12, 2017

Dr. Baker has been very attentive and caring about my heart problems.
Patient | October 2, 2017

Dr. Baker is an exception doctor and very friendly and knowledgeable about my condition. He is always willing to answer my questions and never seems rushed.
Patient | September 26, 2017

My wife and I like dr. Baker very much--however, i am not happy that i have to dive into Nashville for test he ordered. wish we could go to Vandy Heart at Murfreesboro--much closer for us. my wife has to drive as i have not been able to drive for over 2 years and traffic around hospital scares us
Patient | September 25, 2017