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Dr. Abdul Baker, MD

Neurosurgery*
4.6 (92)
Map Pin Small Plano, TX
Accepting new patients
17 years of experience
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Overview of Dr. Abdul Baker, MD

Dr. Abdul Baker, MD is a Neurosurgery Specialist in Plano, TX. They specialize in Neurosurgery, has 17 years of experience, and is board certified in Neurosurgery. They graduated from Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine and is affiliated with Essentia Health-Fargo, Texoma Medical Center and Baylor Scott & White Surgical Hospital at Sherman. Dr. Baker, completed a residency at University Of Louisville/ Department Of Neurosurgery. Patients rated Dr. Baker an average 4.6 star rating.

Dr. Baker works at Specialty Care Clinics in Plano, TX. They frequently treat conditions like Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

Dr. Baker's Office Locations

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    Plano
    555 Republic Dr Ste 100, Plano, TX 75074 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (346) 487-3965

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Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Spondylolisthesis
Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)

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Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Spondylolisthesis
Back Pain
Brain Cancer
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Cervical Stenosis
Chronic Neck Pain
Compressed Spinal Cord
Degenerative Disc Disease
Herniated Disc
Hypothalamus Cancer
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Intracerebral Hemorrhage
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Myelopathy
Osteoarthritis of Spine
Radiculopathy
Scoliosis
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Stenosis
Spinal Stenosis with Neurogenic Claudication
Spine Deformities
Spondylitis
Subdural Hemorrhage
Traumatic Brain Injury
Brain Surgery
Herniated Disc Surgery
Spinal Fusion
Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis
Adult Scoliosis
Aneurysm
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Angioma
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Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM) Spine
Arthritis of the Spine
Arthropathy of Spinal Facet Joint
Astrocytoma
Ataxia
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Back Disorders
Back Impairment
Back Injuries
Back Sprain
Back Tumor
Basilar Skull Invagination
Bone Cancer
Brain Abscess
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Injury
Broken Neck
Cancer Metastases to the Musculoskeletal System
Cancer of Cerebral Meninges
Carotid Cavernous Fistula
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cauda Equina Syndrome
Cavernous Hemangioma
Cavernous Malformation Brain
Cavernous Malformation of Spine
Cavernous Venous Malformation
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Edema
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cervical Disc Degeneration
Cervical Herniated Disc
Cervical Radiculopathy
Cervical Rib
Cervical Spinal Cord Injury
Cervical Spine Disorders
Cervical Spondylitis
Cervical Spondylolisthesis
Cervical Sprain
Chiari Malformation Type 1
Chiari Malformation Type 2
Chiari's Deformity
Chordoma
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Chronic Back Pain
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
Congenital Spine Disorders
Cranial Nerve Disorders
Cranial Nerve Lesions
Cranial Trauma
Craniocervical Disorders
Craniovertebral Junction
Degenerative Diseases Affecting Musculoskeletal System
Degenerative Disorders
Degenerative Scoliosis
Degenerative Spine Disorders
Degenerative Spondylolisthesis
Discogenic Pain
Dural Arteriovenous Fistulas
Ependymoma
Epilepsy
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Extracranial Germ Cell Tumors
Failed Back Surgery Syndrome
Gait Abnormality
Giant Cell Tumor
Head and Neck Conditions
Head and Neck Pain
Hemangioblastoma
Hydrocephalus
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Incomplete Spinal Cord Syndrome
Intracranial Germ Cell Tumor
Kyphosis
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Lumbar Disc Degeneration
Lumbar Herniated Disc
Lumbar Radiculopathy
Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
Lumbar Sprain
Malignant Schwannoma
Medulloblastoma
Meningiomas
Metastatic Spinal Cord Cancer
Metastatic Tumors (Nerves)
Middle Back Pain
Myelomalacia
Neck Pain
Nerve Diseases
Nerve Sheath Tumors
Nerve Tumors
Neurofibromatosis
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Obstructive Hydrocephalus
Occult Spinal Dysraphism
Optic Nerve Tumor
Ossification of the Posterior Longitudinal Ligament of the Spine
Osteoma
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Osteoporotic Spine Fractures
Osteosarcoma
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pediatric Spinal Disorders
Pediatric Spine Deformities
Pinched Nerve in Back
Pinched Nerve in Neck
Polyneuropathy
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Primary Basilar Impression
Radiation-Induced Meningioma
Sacral Hemangiomas - Multiple Congenital Abnormalities
Schwannoma
Schwannomatosis
Sciatica
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Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Sciatica as Seen in Rheumatoid Arthritis
Scoliosis as Part of Neurofibromatosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spina Bifida
Spinal Compression Fracture
Spinal Cord Cancer
Spinal Cord Disorders
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spinal Infections
Spinal Instability
Spinal Tuberculosis
Spine Dislocation
Spine Disorders
Split Spinal Cord Malformation
Spondylosis Cervical Without Myelopathy
Stroke
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Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Tethered Cord Syndrome
Tethered Spinal Cord Syndrome
Thoracic Disc Disorders
Thoracic Disorders
Thoracic Spinal Cord Injury
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Traumatic Hydrocephalus
Traumatic Spine Disease
Upper Back Pain
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Anterior Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery With Fusion
Anterior Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery With Plating and Fusion
Atlantoaxial Fusion
Biopsy
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Brain Biopsy
Brain Tumor Surgery
Cancer Surgery
Carotid Surgery
Carotid Ultrasound
Carpal Tunnel Release
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cervical Artificial Disc Replacement
Cervical Disc Replacement
Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
Cervical Spine Reconstruction
Complex Spine Surgery
Craniectomy
Craniotomy
Decompression
Decompression Surgery
Deep Brain Stimulation
Destruction of Brain Tumor
Disc Arthroplasty
Disc Injection
Disc Replacement
Disc Surgery
Discography
Drez-Dorsal Root Entry Zone Lesioning
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
EEG (Electroencephalogram)
EMG (Electromyography)
Endoscopic Endonasal Surgery
Facet Blocks
Gamma Knife Radiosurgery
Gamma Knife Radiosurgery for AVM
Image-Guided Spine Surgery
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Joint Fusion
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Laminoplasty
Laparoscopic Spine Surgery
Lumbar Discography
Lumbar Fusion
Lumbar Laminectomy
Microvascular Decompression
Minimally Invasive Decompression for Spinal Stenosis
Minimally Invasive Lumbar Decompression (MILD)
Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
Neuro Interventions
Neurological Testing
Neuromodulation
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulation
Neurostimulator Implantation
Neurosurgical Procedures
Neurovascular Surgical Services
Peripheral Nerve Decompression
Peripheral Nerve Surgery
Pituitary Gland Tumor Resection
Pituitary Surgery
Posterior Lumbar Fusion With Robotic Assistance
Provocation Discography
Removal of Bone Spur
Sacroiliac Joint Fusion
Shunts
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Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Cord Surgery
Spinal Decompression
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Spacer Procedure
Spinal Tumor Surgery
Spine and Back Procedures
Spine Fracture Treatment
Spine Surgery
Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Stereotaxis
Sympathetic Nerve Block
Thoracic Disc Surgery
Thoracic Surgical Procedure
Thoracic Tumor resection
Total Disc Replacement
Tumor Resection
Tumor Surgery
Ventriculoperitoneal Shunt
Ventriculoperitoneal Shunt Adjustment
Vestibular Schwanoma Surgery
XLIF® (eXtreme Lateral Interbody Fusion) Procedure
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    • Aetna
    • Anthem
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    • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota
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    Ratings & Reviews

    4.6
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    Specialties*
    • Neurosurgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 17 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    Gender
    • Male
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    NPI Number
    • 1225259997
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Johns Hopkins University/ Department Of Neurosurgery
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • University Of Louisville/ Department Of Neurosurgery
    Residency
    Medical Education
    • Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Neurosurgery
    Board Certifications
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    Hospital Affiliations

    • Essentia Health-Fargo
    • Texoma Medical Center
    • Baylor Scott & White Surgical Hospital at Sherman

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Dr. Abdul Baker, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Baker is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

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    Dr. Baker works at Specialty Care Clinics in Plano, TX. View the full address on Dr. Baker’s profile.

    Dr. Baker has seen patients for Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI), and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Baker on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    92 patients have reviewed Dr. Baker. The overall rating for this provider is 4.6. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Baker.

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