Dr. Robert D. Baker obtained his BA at Harvard University, MD at Temple University School of Medicine, PhD at Massachusetts Institute of Technology. He completed his residency in Pediatrics at Children‘s Hospital of Buffalo and his fellowship in gastroenterology at the Combined Program at Massachusetts General Hospital and Children‘s Hospital of Boston. Dr. Baker has worked in Africa and established two new programs in Gastroenterology and Nutrition at the University of Massachusetts Medical Center and the Medical University of South Carolina before coming to Buffalo.
He has numerous publications in peer reviewed journals, chapters, and reviews and has edited four medical textbooks. Dr. Baker is nationally recognized as a leader in Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition and frequently serves as a contact person in these areas for the American Academy of Pediatrics. He has been listed as a Best Doctor continuously since 1996.
Dr. Baker sees patients, performs procedures and directs research. He is board certified in both Pediatrics and Pediatric Gastroenterology.
Pediatric Gastroenterology, Pediatrics
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.