Stephen Bradley Baker, MD| Pediatric Plastic Surgery, Craniofacial Plastic Surgery | MedStar Health

Stephen Bradley Baker, MD
Provider is directly employed by MedStar Health

4.7 out of 5 (519 reviews)

Specialities: Pediatric Plastic Surgery, Craniofacial Plastic Surgery, Plastic Surgery

Languages: English

866-990-5516

About me

Dr. Stephen B. Baker is a board certified plastic surgeon who practices all aspects of cosmetic and reconstructive surgery and is a nationally recognized expert in plastic surgery of the face. Dr. Baker has both dental and medical degrees and has completed eleven years of plastic surgery training at the Ivy League University of Pennsylvania. This expertise is applied to all of his patients in both cosmetic and reconstructive procedures. Dr. Baker's philosophy and approach to aesthetic surgery has been featured in magazines and newspapers such as Elle, Allure, The London Times, Newsweek, The Washington Post, and many others. He has also appeared on local and national news programs including ABC World News Tonight, Nightline, NBC National Nightly News, and The Learning Channel. Dr. Baker has been recognized as one of Castle and Connolly's Top Plastic surgeons since 2005, and he has been ranked in the top 1% of plastic surgeons nationally by U.S. News and World Report. He has been named in Washingtonian's Top Docs, Northern Virginia Magazine's Best Doctors, Virginia Living's Top Doctors, America's Top Doctors, America's Best Doctors, and one of America's Top Plastic Surgeons.

The Medstar Georgetown University Hospital Department of Plastic Surgery is one of the premiere plastic surgery practices in the United States, and keeps Dr. Baker at the forefront of the latest advances in plastic surgery. Dr. Baker actively engages in IRB approved research and clinical trials to improve the clinical care he brings to his patients. He has won awards for the quality of his contributions to the specialty and has several patents for plastic surgery inventions. He has edited textbooks, written numerous chapters and articles, taught courses at the specialty's national meeting, served as a ASMS Visiting Professor, and presented at national and international surgical conferences.  However, the most important part of his practice is his patients. Dr. Baker aspires to treat every patient as he would want himself or his family to be treated while achieving the best result for his patients.

Conditions Treated

  • Facial Rejuvenation
  • Nasal Deformities
  • Cosmetic Surgery
  • Jaw Deformities
  • Chin Surgery
  • Facial Asymmetry
  • Skin Cancer
  • Cleft Lip and Palate
  • Facial Trauma
  • Mohs Defects
  • Scars

Procedures Performed

  • Rhinoplasty (Nose Surgery)
  • Facelift
  • Chin Surgery (Chin Implant)
  • Facial Implants (Cheek Implant and Jaw Implant)
  • Eyelid Surgery (Blepharoplasty)
  • Craniofacial Surgery
  • Facial Asymmetry
  • Cranioplasty
  • Jaw Surgery (Orthognathic Surgery)
  • Skin Cancer
  • Mohs Reconstruction
  • Pediatric Plastic Surgery
  • Abdominoplasty (Tummy Tuck)
  • Breast Reduction
  • Liposuction


 

Clinical areas of focus

  • Acquired Ear Deformity
  • Aesthetic Surgery
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Blepharoptosis
  • Brow Droop
  • Brow Lift
  • Chin Lift
  • Cleft Lip Repair
  • Cleft Palate
  • Congenital Ear Deformity
  • Craniofacial Surgery
  • Deviated Septum
  • Ear Plastic Surgery
  • Face Lift
  • Facial Asymmetry Surgery
  • Facial Deformity
  • Facial Fracture
  • Genioplasty
  • Jaw Surgery
  • Mohs Surgery
  • Neck Lift
  • Reconstruction Of Nose
  • Rejuvenation
  • Rhinoplasty
  • Rhinoplasty Revision
  • Skin Cancer Surgery
  • Skin Rejuvenation
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Conditions and procedures

Conditions I treat

  • Abdominal Scars
  • Acquired Absence Of Breast
  • Acquired Deformity Of Reconstructed Breast
  • Acquired Ear Deformity
  • Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM)
  • Benign Neoplasm Of Skin
  • Blepharoptosis
  • Brow Droop
  • Cleft Palate
  • Congenital Ear Deformity
  • Deviated Septum
  • Disorder Of Earlobe
  • Eyelid Trauma
  • Facial Deformity
  • Facial Fracture
  • Forehead Nodule
  • Frostbite Of Ear
  • Frostbite Of Face
  • Frostbite Of Nose
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Glomangioma
  • Glomus Tumor
  • Hemangiomas
  • Lefort Fracture
  • Lipedema
  • Lipomas
  • Nose Fracture
  • Occipital Mass
  • Polysyndactyly
  • Positional Plagiocephaly
  • Prominent Ears
  • Ptosis Of Breasts
  • Ruptured Implant
  • Scar Hypertrophy
  • Scar On Neck
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma Of Skin Of Lip
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Procedures I perform

  • Abdominoplasty
  • Aesthetic Surgery
  • Arm Lift
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Body Contouring Surgery
  • Breast Reduction
  • Brow Lift
  • Burn Reconstruction
  • Chin Lift
  • Circumferential Liposuction Of Calves And Ankles
  • Cleft Lip Repair
  • Craniofacial Surgery
  • Dermal Fillers
  • Ear Plastic Surgery
  • Exoderm Non Surgical Face Lift
  • Eyelid Repair
  • Face Lift
  • Facial Asymmetry Surgery
  • Flap Surgery
  • Ganglion Cyst Removal
  • Genioplasty
  • Gynecomastia Surgery
  • Jaw Surgery
  • Lip Augmentation
  • Lipectomy
  • Male Breast Reduction
  • Mammoplasty
  • Mastopexy
  • Mastoplasty
  • Mohs Surgery
  • Neck Lift
  • Non Surgical Face Lift
  • Oncologic Reconstruction
  • Panniculectomy
  • Reconstruction Of Nose
  • Rejuvenation
  • Release Scar Contracture
  • Removal Of Buccal Fat Pads
  • Rhinoplasty
  • Rhinoplasty Revision
  • Scar Revision
  • Skin Cancer Surgery
  • Skin Graft
  • Skin Rejuvenation
  • Skin Tag Removal
  • Thigh Lift Surgery
  • Transgender Care
  • Turbinate Surgery
  • Wound Care
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Practice locations

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6862 Elm Street
Suite 800
McLean, VA, 22101

202-295-0560

Fax 877-376-2418

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Fax 877-376-2418

3800 Reservoir Road Northwest
Floor 1
Washington, DC, 20007

202-444-8751

Fax 202-444-8915

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Fax 202-444-8915

Insurance

MedStar Medical Group accepts most major health insurance plans. If you are uncertain as to whether your individual health insurance plan is accepted at MedStar Medical Group, please call your insurance company.

  • List of insurance plans we accept
    • Aetna Elect Choice/ EPO (Aetna Health Fund) Innovation Health: Network Only Plus
    • Aetna Quality Point of Service (POS)
    • Aetna USAccess (POS)
    • Aetna Student Health Insurance
    • Aetna Medicare Advantage HMO & PPO Plans
    • CFBCBS BlueChoice HMO
    • CFBCBS Blue Choice Opt Out Plus Open Access (POS)
    • CFBCBS Maryland Point of Service Plan (MPOS)
    • CFBCBS Federal Employee Program (Std. & Basic PPO)
    • CFBCBS Maryland Indemnity or PPO
    • CFBCBS (NCA) Indemnity
    • CIGNA HMO & Network (HMO)
    • CIGNA POS/Network POS
    • Great-West Healthcare POS/CIGNA
    • CIGNA Indemnity
    • Coventry Health Care of Virginia
    • Coventry of Delaware HMO/PPO
    • First Health PPO
    • FIRST HEALTH
    • Tricare Prime
    • Tricare Standard
    • Tricare Extra (Indemnity)
    • Tricare for Life (Medicare Supplemental Plan)
    • MedStar Family Choice - Maryland Health Choice
    • MedStar Select (MedStar Associates' Plan)
    • MedStar Medicare Choice
    • United Healthcare Select HMO - EPO/NPP
    • United Healthcare Select Plus (POS)
    • United Healthcare Choice Plus
    • United Student Resources
    • M.D. IPA (HMO)
    • M.D. IPA Preferred (POS)
    • Optimum Choice Preferred (POS) & OCI Direct (HMO)
    • Mamsi Life & Health (Indem./PPO)
    • Aetna Worker's Compensation Network
    • Coventry Health Care National Network PPO
    • Private Health Care Systems (PHCS) (PPO)
    • United Healthcare Options (PPO) (includes Empire PPO, GEHA, Compass Rose)
    • OneNet PPO, Inc.
    • United Healthcare Choice
    • United Healthcare Core Essential (HMO)
    • Optimum Choice
    • United Healthcare Navigate
    • United Healthcare Compass (HMO)
    • CIGNA HMO Open Access (OA)
    • Network OA
    • POS OA & OA Plus
    • CIGNA EPO
    • PPO and PPO Plus
    • Choice Fund PPO
    • CFBSBC Blue Preferred PPO
    • HealthyBlue PPO
    • CFBCBS Blue Choice Opt Out Open Access
    • BlueChoice Open Access
    • Blue Choice Advantage & Healthy Blue (HMO, POS)
    • Aetna Traditional Choice (PPO)
    • Innovation Health: Indemnity
    • Aetna Open Choice (PPO)
    • Innovation Health: PPO
    • Aetna Managed Choice (POS)
    • Innovation Health: POS Plus
    • Aetna Elect Choice/ Open Access (POS)
    • Innovation Health: Open Network Only Plus
    • Aetna HMO-Open Access/Select OA/HealthFund/Health Network Option OA
    • Innovation Health: POS
    • Open HMO
    • Opoen HMO Option
    • Open EPO Plus
    • Aetna Managed Choice Open Access (POS)
    • Choice POS & Choice POS II
    • Innovation Health: Open POS Plus
    • Open POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • Select HMO/HealthFund/Health Network
    • Aetna Innovations: HMO & EPO Plus

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Education

Board Certification: American Board of Plastic Surgery, Plastic Surgery

Fellowship Program: University of Pennsylvania Hospitals (2001)

Residency Program: University of Pennsylvania Hospitals (2000)

Internship Program: University of Pennsylvania Hospitals (1997)

Residency Program: University of Pennsylvania Hospitals (1996)

Medical School: University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine (1993)

Dental School: University of California at Los Angeles Medical Ct (1990)

Ratings and reviews

  • Provider explained things understandably

    4.8
  • Provider listened carefully

    4.7
  • Provider knew medical history

    4.6
  • Provider showed respect

    4.8
  • Provider spent enough time with patient

    4.7
  • Mar 25, 2022

    Dr. Baker was GREAT at listening, questioning and summarizing. He offered info I'd not thought of which helped in the decision-making. I'm going to get a call to set up my surgeries and I'm so relieved dr. Baker will be my surgeon.

  • Mar 23, 2022

    Absolutely loved being a patient here and I was taken care of very well.

  • Mar 16, 2022

    Dr. Baker is an excellent surgeon