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Dr. Steven Baker

Esteemed podiatrist with decades of experience, transitioning from surgery to non-surgical therapies. Known for his caring and friendly approach.

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Tuesday 8 AM – 4 PM

Thursday 8 AM – 4 PM

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Wednesday 8 AM – 4 PM

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Dr. Baker's Offices in Tampa

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2511 W. Martin Luther King Boulevard
Tampa, FL 33607
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Tuesday 8 AM – 4 PM

Thursday 8 AM – 4 PM

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540 Medical Oaks Avenue, Suite 101
Brandon, FL 33511
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Why patients choose Dr. Steven Baker

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About Dr. Steven Baker

Steven Baker, DPM, is a board-certified podiatrist who’s been in the Tampa Bay area since 1981. After decades in practice as a podiatric surgeon, he is now focusing on non-surgical therapies while he transitions into the next step in his illustrious career.

Dr. Baker’s extensive experience in podiatric healthcare includes orthotic management, routine foot care, and sports injuries of the lower extremity. He earned degrees from Fairleigh Dickinson University in Teaneck, N.J., and the New York College of Podiatric Medicine in New York City; he completed his surgical residency at St. Mary’s Hospital in Philadelphia.

A partner of All Podiatry Group for more than thirty years, Dr. Baker is a well-known figure in the local medical community. He has served as president of the Hillsborough County Podiatric Medical Association and chairman of the Florida Board of Podiatric Medicine.

Through Modern Foot & Ankle Dr. Baker is equipped with the latest in medical innovations. He continues to expand his knowledge of conservative therapies, providing high-quality care to his valued patient base.

When he’s not practicing medicine, Dr. Baker is spending time with his wife, children, and grandchildren. He also enjoys photography, exercise, and golf.

Experience and Credentials

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Education and Training

  • Bachelor of Science
    Fairleigh Dickinson University in Teaneck, NJ
  • Doctor of Podiatric Medicine 
    New York College of Podiatric Medicine, New York, NY
  • Podiatric Surgery Resident 
    St. Mary’s Hospital, Philadelphia, PA

Certifications

  • Board Certified
    Foot and Ankle Surgery, American Board of Foot & Ankle Surgery

Hospital Affiliations

Surgery Center Affiliations

Memberships

  • Florida Podiatric Medical Association
    Member
  • American Podiatric Medical Association
    Member
  • American Board of Foot & Ankle Surgery
    Fellow

What to expect with Dr. Baker

Dr. Steven Baker, a male podiatrist in Tampa, providing patient care, emphasizing his proficiency in individualized treatment plans and patient-centered care

Personal Attention

Dr. Baker provides each patient with the time and attention they deserve, ensuring a thorough understanding of their condition and treatment plan.

Expert Guidance

Benefit from Dr. Baker's extensive knowledge and experience as he guides you through your journey to improved foot health.

Patient-Centered Approach

Dr. Baker's commitment to a patient-centered approach ensures your needs and comfort are always at the forefront of your care.

Comprehensive Care

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Dr. Baker offers comprehensive care for all podiatric conditions and will ensure that every patient receives effective, personalized treatment for their specific foot and ankle needs.

Custom orthotics and supportive footwear designed by a professional podiatrist to alleviate foot pain, improve foot function, and correct issues like plantar fasciitis and arch pain.

Custom Orthotics and Footwear

Our foot and ankle specialists can create custom orthotics and recommend footwear to help alleviate foot pain and improve your mobility.
Professional podiatrist at Modern Foot & Ankle providing comprehensive arthritis management services to improve foot function and mobility.

Arthritic Conditions

Our podiatrists can help manage the pain and stiffness associated with arthritis of the feet and ankles.
Podiatrist performing an in-office digital x-ray on a patient's foot to assess their heel pain.

In-Office Digital X-Ray

Our advanced digital X-ray unit allows us to quickly view images and access radiology results for faster diagnosis and treatment planning.
Podiatrist examining a patient's ankle for sprain treatment

Ankle Sprain or Fracture

Our doctors provide expert care for a range of foot and ankle injuries, including sprains, fractures, and tendonitis.
Sports Medicine Podiatrist at Modern Foot & Ankle providing comprehensive care for athletes

Sports Medicine

We offer specialized care for athletes and active individuals, helping them prevent and treat foot and ankle injuries.
Podiatrist providing foot and ankle wound care at Modern Foot & Ankle clinic

Foot and Ankle Wound Care

Our team can provide comprehensive wound care services, including debridement, dressing changes, and offloading techniques to help promote healing.
Expert podiatrist at Modern Foot & Ankle providing comprehensive diabetic foot care to prevent and manage complications such as ulcers, infections, and amputations.

Diabetic Foot Care

Our podiatrists specialize in caring for diabetic feet, providing routine foot care, wound care, and education to help prevent complications.
Expert foot and ankle surgeons at Modern Foot & Ankle providing comprehensive care for patients suffering from flat feet and high arches.

Flat Feet

Our team can help diagnose and treat flat feet and high arches, providing custom orthotics and other treatment options to alleviate pain and improve your foot function.

We are in-network with all major insurance plans.

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Signature Experience

Personalized Podiatric Care for Optimal Foot Health

How We Provide Care
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Why Patients Choose Modern

  • For comprehensive consultations
  • To receive prompt, effective treatment
  • To ensure seamless recovery between care stages
  • To find comfort in their everyday
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New patients welcome, same-day appointments available.

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Dr. Baker's Colleagues in Tampa

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Tampa
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Dr. Adam Siegel

His advanced training and diverse technology background equip him to provide top-tier care across a broad range of foot and ankle conditions.

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Dr. Michael Zuri

Renowned for treating sports injuries and heel pain, with a focus on diabetic foot care. His patient-centered approach ensures a positive care experience.

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Dr. Kyle Haverstrom

Highly skilled in minimally-invasive procedures, trauma, and sports medicine. Known for his strong surgical skills and talent for diabetic limb salvage.

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Dr. Sagar Shah

Expert in sports injuries, pediatric care, and wound therapy. Committed to advancing clinical expertise through understanding patient lifestyles and health.

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Dr. Ryan Haaksma

Advanced training in minimally-invasive procedures and sports medicine. His dedication ensures new techniques in surgical intervention.

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Dr. Patrick Derby

Skilled in reconstructive surgery and wound care, with a focus on diabetic limb salvage. His principle: making a uniquely positive impact on each patient.

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Dr. Dean Sorrento

Excels in advanced nerve decompression and sports medicine. His teaching background enhances patient understanding and care.

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Dr. Donald Adamov

Skilled in minimally-invasive bunion correction and advanced wound care, he provides individualized treatment for all conditions to achieve the best outcome.

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What is Dr. Baker's area of expertise?

Dr. Steven Baker is a board-certified podiatrist with extensive experience in podiatric healthcare, including orthotic management, routine foot care, and sports injuries of the lower extremity. He has been practicing podiatric surgery for decades, but is now focusing on non-surgical therapies while transitioning into the next step in his career.

Where did Dr. Baker receive their education and training for podiatry?

Dr. Baker earned his Bachelor of Science degree from Fairleigh Dickinson University in Teaneck, NJ, and his Doctorate of Podiatric Medicine degree from the New York College of Podiatric Medicine in New York, NY. He then completed his surgical residency at St. Mary's Hospital in Philadelphia, PA.

What foot and ankle conditions does Dr. Baker commonly treat?

As a podiatrist, Dr. Baker treats a variety of foot and ankle conditions, including orthotic management, routine foot care, and sports injuries of the lower extremity. He also has experience in podiatric surgery and has been a partner of All Podiatry Group for more than thirty years.

How does Dr. Steven Baker approach patient care?

Dr. Baker is known for providing high-quality care to his patients and has a valued patient base. He is equipped with the latest medical innovations and continues to expand his knowledge of conservative therapies. He takes a patient-centered approach to care and works with each patient to develop an individualized treatment plan that meets their needs.

Is Dr. Steven Baker accepting new patients?

Modern Foot & Ankle is accepting new patients, including those seeking care from Dr. Baker, DPM. Patients can contact their office directly to schedule an appointment and to learn more about the services they offer. The team at Modern Foot & Ankle is dedicated to providing high-quality care and personalized treatment plans to each patient, and they look forward to helping new patients achieve optimal foot and ankle health.

Does Dr. Steven Baker accept my insurance?

Modern Foot & Ankle participates in a number of insurance plans, and their offices can work with patients to determine their coverage and payment options. Patients are encouraged to contact their office directly to learn more about their insurance options and any out-of-pocket costs that may apply. For more information about insurance, visit our insurance page.

What is Dr. Baker's approach to aftercare and follow-up appointments?

Patients can expect Dr. Baker to provide thorough aftercare instructions and schedule follow-up appointments as needed to monitor their progress and make any necessary adjustments to their treatment plan. He is committed to ensuring that his patients have a positive experience and achieve the best possible outcomes.

How do patients rate Dr. Steven Baker in reviews?

Many patients have mentioned Dr. Baker's professionalism, kindness, and attentiveness to their concerns. Patients also appreciate the friendly and helpful staff and the clean office environment. The efficient and affordable service, as well as the positive outcomes from treatments, have also been mentioned by patients. Overall, patients highly recommend Dr. Baker and his team for their podiatry needs.

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