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Dr. Michael E Baum MD

Colon and Rectal Surgeon

4/5(7)
346 Pomfret St Putnam CT, 06260
Rating

4/5

About

Dr. Michael Baum is a colon and rectal surgeon practicing in Putnam, CT. Dr. Baum specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the colon, rectum and anus. As a colon and rectal surgeon, Dr. Baum often treats conditions like rectal cancer, colon cancer, hemorrhoids, anal fissures and diverticulitis. Colon and rectal surgeons may be referred to you by your gastroenterologist if your doctor believes you need a surgical procedure.

Education and Training

St Louis Univ Sch of Med, St Louis Mo 1985

Saint Louis University School of Medicine 1985

Board Certification

SurgeryAmerican Board of SurgeryABS

Provider Details

MaleEnglish

Treatments

  • Skin Cancer
  • Breast Cancer
  • Colon Cancer
  • Gallstones
  • Pain
  • Hernia
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Goiter
  • Sebaceous Cyst

Dr. Michael E Baum MD's Practice location

Practice At 346 Pomfret St

346 Pomfret St -
Putnam, CT 06260
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New patients: 860-928-0815, 860-928-2552
Fax: 860-928-0317, 860-928-4514

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Patient Experience with Dr. Baum


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Dr. Michael E Baum MD has a rating of 4 out of 5 stars based on the reviews from 7 patients. FindaTopDoc has aggregated the experiences from real patients to help give you more insights and information on how to choose the best Colon and Rectal Surgeon in your area. These reviews do not reflect a providers level of clinical care, but are a compilation of quality indicators such as bedside manner, wait time, staff friendliness, ease of appointment, and knowledge of conditions and treatments.

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