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Dr. Matthew Baker, MD

Orthopedic Surgery*
Map Pin Small Athens, GA
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13 years of experience

Overview of Dr. Matthew Baker, MD

Dr. Matthew Baker, MD is an Orthopedic Surgery Specialist in Athens, GA. They specialize in Orthopedic Surgery, has 13 years of experience, and is board certified in Orthopedic Surgery. They graduated from Augusta University Medical College of Georgia and is affiliated with Piedmont Athens Regional Medical Center.

Dr. Baker works at Practice in Athens, GA with other offices in Watkinsville, GA. They frequently treat conditions like Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures , Femur Fracture and Hip Fracture along with other conditions at varying frequencies. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Baker's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Piedmont Physicians Ortho Trauma Athens
    242 King Ave Ste 130, Athens, GA 30606 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (706) 613-5880
  2. 2
    Office
    1305 Jennings Mill Rd Ste 110, Watkinsville, GA 30677 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (706) 613-5880
  3. 3
    Piedmont Athens Regional Medical Center
    1199 Prince Ave, Athens, GA 30606 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (706) 475-5167
  4. 4
    Athens Orthopedic Clinic PA
    125 King Ave, Athens, GA 30606 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (706) 549-1663

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  • Piedmont Athens Regional Medical Center

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Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
Femur Fracture
Hip Fracture

Treatment frequency



Many providers have expertise treating multiple conditions or procedures. FindCare uses a variety of data sources to determine which conditions or procedures a provider treats and their level of experience.
Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
Femur Fracture
Hip Fracture
Adhesive Capsulitis Shoulder
Back Pain
Broken Arm
Difficulty With Walking
Femoral Neck Fracture
Gait Abnormality
Humerus Fracture
Joint Pain
Knee Fracture
Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
Limb Pain
Osteoarthritis
Pelvic Fracture
Shoulder Fracture
Tibial Fracture
Wrist Fracture
Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
Hip Replacement
Hip Replacement with Robotic Assist
Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
Wound Repair
Ankle Fracture
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
Ankle Sprains and Strains
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Arthritis of the Elbow
Avascular Necrosis
Avascular Necrosis of Femoral Head
Bone Cancer
Broken Neck
Bursitis
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Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cerebral Palsy
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cervical Radiculopathy
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chondrocalcinosis
Chronic Neck Pain
Clavicle Fracture
Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
Complications of Joint Prosthesis
Degenerative Disc Disease
Elbow Bursitis
Elbow Sprain
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
Fibular Fracture
Foot Fracture
Foot Sprain
Fracture of Hand and Fingers
Gout
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Hand Fracture
Heel Spur
Hip Pointer
Hip Sprain
Internal Derangement of Knee
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Knee Dislocation
Knee Sprain
Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Miner's Knee
Muscle Cramping
Myelopathy
Neck Muscle Strain
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Osteoarthritis of Elbow
Osteoarthritis of Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteoarthritis of Spine
Osteopenia
Osteosarcoma
Patellar Fracture
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome (PFPS)
Pathological Spine Fracture
Plantar Fasciitis
Pyogenic Arthritis
Radiculopathy
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Rib Fracture
Rotator Cuff Tear
Runner's Knee
Scapular Fracture
Sciatica
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Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Seronegative Rheumatoid Arthritis
Seropositive Rheumatoid Arthritis
Shoulder Dislocation
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Sjögren's Syndrome
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylitis
Spondylolisthesis
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Sternum Fracture
Systemic Sclerosis
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Tibia and Fibula Fractures
Tibia or Fibula Stress Fracture
Torticollis
All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
Arthrocentesis
Bunion Surgery
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn
Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Elbow Fracture Repair
Elbow Repair
Elbow Replacement
Excision of Femur or Knee
Excision of Radius or Ulna
Excision of Tarsal or Metatarsal
Excision of Tibia or Fibula
Foot and Ankle DislocationTreatment, Open
Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
Foot Fracture Treatment Open
Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
Hip Dislocation
Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
Hip Impingement Procedure
Hip Resurfacing
Joint Drainage
Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
Knee Arthroscopy
Knee Replacement
Meniscus Surgery
Musculoskeletal Function Test
Neuroplasty
Partial Hip Replacement
Periacetabular Osteotomy
Peripheral Nerve Block
Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
Revision of Shoulder or Elbow Replacement
Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
Shoulder Arthroscopy
Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Shoulder Fracture Treatment
Shoulder Replacement
Somatic Nerve Block
Spinal Fusion
Spine Fracture Treatment
Steroid Injection
Synovial Biopsy
Total Hip Replacement
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    Specialties*
    • Orthopedic Surgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 13 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1295021251
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • Augusta University Medical College of Georgia
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Orthopedic Surgery
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