Dr. James D Baker MD Nephrologist

Dr. James Baker is a nephrologist in Jacksonville, Florida. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Baptist Medical Center and Orange Park Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Wake Forest School of Medicine and has been in practice for 32 years. He is one of 29 doctors at Baptist Medical Center and one of 14 at Orange Park Medical Center who specialize in Nephrology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Nephrologist: General Nephrology

Education & Medical Training

University of Alabama Medical Center
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1978 - 1981

Duke University Hospital
Fellowship, Nephrology, 1981 - 1983

Wake Forest School of Medicine
Class of 1978

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Nephrology

FL State Medical License
Active through 2013

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Publications & Presentations

Aphid amino acid transporter regulates glutamine supply to intracellular bacterial symbionts.
Price, D. R.,Feng, H.,Baker, J. D.,Bavan, S.,Luetje, C. W.,Wilson, A. C.

Activation of BODIPY fluorescence by the photoinduced dealkylation of a pyridinium quencher.
Ragab, S. S.,Swaminathan, S.,Baker, J. D.,Raymo, F. M.

Live imaging of multicolor-labeled cells in Drosophila.
Boulina, M.,Samarajeewa, H.,Baker, J. D.,Kim, M. D.,Chiba, A.

See all 5 publications

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • AvMed Health Open Access
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS California PPO
  • BCBS Florida BlueCare HMO
  • BCBS Florida BlueSelect
  • BCBS Florida NetworkBlue
  • BCBS Florida Preferred Patient Care PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Coventry Florida - Employer Group PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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