Dr. Lauren B Baker, MD



Ophthalmology     -  Minnesota,  Arden Hills

 Overview

Dr. Lauren B Baker, MD works in Arden Hills, Minnesota is a specialist in Ophthalmology and graduated Rush Medical College Of Rush University in 1986. Dr. Bakerand practicing for 31 years

 Experience and Qualifications

 Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

 Conditions

  • Abdominal Injuries
  • Anorectal Abscess and Fistula
  • Astigmatism
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Bile Duct Cancer
  • Blepharitis
  • Botulinum Toxin Injection
  • Bowel Strangulation
  • Charcot-Marie-Tooth Disease, Type 1
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Chronic Infections
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Dependence
  • Diverticulitis
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Estrogen Replacement Therapy
  • Extra-Articular Fracture
  • Feeding Assessment
  • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Fibrocystic Breast Disease
  • Gestational Trophoblastic Tumor
  • Glaucoma 1, Open Angle, J
  • Glaucoma Associated With Systemic Abnormalities
  • Hallucinogen Dependence
  • Heroin Dependence
  • Hodgkin's Disease
  • Inner Ear Repair
  • Intestinal Epithelial Dysplasia
  • Kidney Cryosurgery
  • Laser Microsurgery
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Lymphocytosis
  • Metastatic Tumors (Brain)
  • Nail and Nail Bed Infection
  • Neuropathy, Distal Hereditary Motor, Jerash Type
  • Nickel Contact Allergy
  • Optic Pathway Glioma
  • Pancreas Disorders
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - 3
  • Radial Keratotomy
  • Radical Hysterectomies for Cervical Cancer
  • Rectovaginal Repair
  • Ritalin Abuse
  • Robotic Heller Myotomy for the Treatment of Achalasia
  • Rumination Disorder
  • Salivary Gland Surgery
  • Salpingo-Oophorectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Stripping of Varicose Veins
  • Thinning of Skin
  • Thrombolytic Therapy
  • Tilia Tree Pollen Allergy
  • Tomosynthesis-Guided Breast Biopsy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Torsion Dystonia
  • Transoral Laser Microsurgery
  • Ultrasound-Guided Fine Needle Aspiration
  • Vaginal Candidiasis

 Procedures

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Astigmatism
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Blepharitis
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Canthotomy
  • Cataract
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Esotropia
  • Exophoria
  • Exotropia
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Graves' Disease
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Heterophoria
  • Hyphema
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Nearsightedness
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Orbital Cellulitis
  • Parasitic Endophthalmitis
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Pterygium
  • Reiter's Syndrome (Reactive Arthritis)
  • Repair of Eye Laceration
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Ischemia
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Telangiectasia
  • Retinal Vascular Occlusion
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Trichiasis
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage

 Board Certifications

  • Board Certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology

 Years Since Graduation

  • 31

 State License

  • Minnesota

 Background Check

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 Education & Training

Medical School


Rush Medical College Of Rush University

Chicago, IL, United States

Graduated: 1986

Internship Hospital


Hennepin Co Med Center

Minneapolis, MN, USA

Year completed: 1987

Residency Hospital


University Minn

Minneapolis, MN, USA

Year completed: 1990

 Awards

1   AA Oph
2   Minnesota Academy Oph

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 Office Locations


Primary location

 HealthPartners

4105 Lexington Avenue North
Minnesota (MN)
Arden Hills,
55126

  (952) 967-7611
Free Standing Surgery Center?    No
Performs Procedures On Site?    No

Accepting New Patients

  • Yes
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 Map & Directions



HealthPartners, 4105 Lexington Avenue North , Arden Hills, Minnesota (MN), 55126



Map for Dr. Lauren B Baker, MD: 4105 Lexington Avenue North , Arden Hills, Minnesota, 55126


 Insurances Accepted (check insurance plans)

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Accord
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota
  • Choice Plus POS
  • Choice Plus POS II
  • Cigna
  • Cigna PPO
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • HealthPartners
  • Medicare
  • Medicare MCR
  • National Elevator
  • Navigate POS
  • Open Access Plus
  • Options PPO
  • Tricare
  • United Healthcare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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 Affiliated Hospitals

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