Joseph Carlton Baker, MD
Dr. Joseph Baker joins Capital Regional Cardiology Associates as an Interventional Cardiologist. Dr. Baker completed his undergraduate degree and Doctor of Medicine at Indiana University, and his Internal Medicine residency at Emory University Affiliated Hospitals. In addition, Dr. Baker completed his Cardiology Fellowship at the University of Cincinnati. Dr. Joseph Baker has been affiliated with Capital Regional Medical Center for many years, including acting as Chief of Staff from 2005 to 2006.
Medical Education & Training
Medical School: Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN
Residency:Emory University, Atlanta, GA
Fellowship:University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH
Internship:Emory University, Atlanta, GA
Specialty Board Certifications: American Board of Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine (Sub: Cardiovascular Disease), American Board of Internal Medicine (Sub: Interventional Cardiology)
Capital Regional Medical Center Tallahassee Memorial Healthcare Chairman- Capital Regional Medical Center, Department of Medicine 1992 Chief of Staff- Capital Regional Medical Center 2005-2006
Procedures and Conditions
Procedures: Angioplasty Coronary Angioplasty Catheter ablations Carotid Artery Stenting Conditions: Obesity Cardiomyopathies Hypertension (High Blood Pressure) Heart Disease High Cholesterol Heart Attack Myocardial Infarcation
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