Robert Baker

Robert D. Baker
MD, PhD

Robert D. Baker MD, PhD

UBMD Pediatrics

Specialties

Pediatric Gastroenterology; Pediatrics

 

Specialties:

Pediatric Gastroenterology, Pediatrics

Patients Treated:

Children, Adolescents

Physician Gender:

Male


Appointments:

UBMD Pediatrics Outpatient Center
University Commons
1404 Sweet Home Road
Suite 5
Amherst, NY 14228
Office Hours: Monday, Thursday: 8:00 am-4:00 pm
Phone: (716) 323-0080
Fax: (716) 323-0295
Not accepting new patients

UBMD Pediatrics Outpatient Center
Southwestern Office Park
4535 Southwestern Blvd.
Suite 712
Hamburg, NY 14075
Office Hours: Monday, Wednesday: 8:00 am-4:00 pm; Tuesday: 8:00 am-12:00 pm
Phone: (716) 323-0080
Fax: (716) 323-0295
Not accepting new patients

Insurance Accepted:

  • Aetna U.S. Healthcare
  • Blue Cross & Blue Shield of WNY Inc
  • CIGNA HealthCare
  • Community Blue (HMO)
  • Community Blue Advantage
  • Coventry
  • Empire
  • Fidelis
  • Independent Health Association (HMO)
  • Independent Health Medisource
  • Lifetime Benefit Solutions / RMSCO
  • Magnacare
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • MVP Healthcare
  • Nofault
  • North American Administrators
  • Nova
  • POMCO
  • Preferred Care
  • Railroad Medicare
  • Tricare
  • TriCare/Champus
  • United Healthcare
  • Univera Health Care (HMO)
  • Veterans Administration
  • WellCare
  • Workers Comp
  • YourCare

Board Certifications:

  • Board Certification, American Board of Pediatrics
  • Board Certification, American Board of Pediatrics, Sub-board in Pediatric Gastroenterology

Education and Training:

  • PhD, Nutritional Biochemistry and Metabolism, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (1984)
  • Clinical Fellowship, Pediatric Gastroenterology, Boston Children‘s Hospital (1984)
  • Clinical Fellowship, Nutrition, Boston Children‘s Hospital (1982)
  • Research Fellowship, Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Boston Children's Hospital (1982)
  • Residency, Pediatrics, University at Buffalo (1975)
  • Internship, Pediatrics, University at Buffalo (1973)
  • MD, Medicine, Temple University School of Medicine (1972)
  • BA, English, Harvard University, cum laude (1968)

Awards and Honors:

  • American Physiological Society: Distinction in Scholarship - 'Gut microbiome may contribute to insulin resistance and systemic inflammation in obese rodents: a meta-analysis' (2018)
  • Hepatology (Journal of the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases): 2nd Most Cited Paper Published in 2013 (2014)
  • Castle Connolly Medical Ltd: America‘s Top Doctors (2013-2017)
  • Best Doctors in America (1998-2012 )
  • Daniel James Gasparini Research Fellow in Hepatology (1985-1986)

Research Profile:

This UBMD clinician teaches at the University at Buffalo's School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences. Learn more about this clinician’s research and teaching activities. View credentials, publications, professional involvement and more.