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Craig Baker, MD, Thoracic Surgery, Los Angeles, CA, Keck Hospital of USC

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Thoracic Surgery Los Angeles, CA

Cardiovascular Surgery

Professor, Surgery, USC School of Medicine Division Chief, Cardiac Surgery

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Summary

  • Dr. Craig Baker is a thoracic surgeon in Los Angeles, CA and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Keck Hospital of USC, Huntington Memorial Hospital, Methodist Hospital of Southern California, and Children's Hospital Los Angeles. He received his medical degree from Georgetown University School of Medicine and has been in practice 22 years. He is experienced in adult general thoracic surgery, aortic surgery, minimally invasive cardiac surgery, adult cardiac surgery, and pediatric / congenital cardiothoracic surgery.

Education & Training

  • University of Southern California - LAC+USC Medical Center
    University of Southern California - LAC+USC Medical CenterFellowship, Thoracic Surgery, 2002 - 2005
  • University of Southern California - LAC+USC Medical Center
    University of Southern California - LAC+USC Medical CenterResidency, General Surgery, 1995 - 2002
  • Georgetown University School of Medicine
    Georgetown University School of MedicineClass of 1995

Certifications & Licensure

  • CA State Medical License
    CA State Medical License 1997 - 2022
  • American Board of Thoracic Surgery Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Fellow (FACS) American College of Surgeons
  • Super Doctor SuperDoctors.com

Publications & Presentations

PubMed

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