About Dr. Baum

Dr. Baum’s Practice of Medicine

Dr. Baum is an Osteopathic Physician & Surgeon who has been in the practice of medicine for over 40 years, bridging the gap between Allopathic, Osteopathic and Alternative Medicine. Dr Baum is licensed to practice medicine in New Mexico, Hawaii, and California.

Trained in Medicine, General Surgery, Orthopedic Surgery, Plastic surgery, Pain Management, Prolotherapy, PRP (Platelet Rich Plasma), Stem Cells for Joint Reconstruction Therapy, Sclerotherapy, Neural Therapy and IV Chelation Therapy, Dr. Baum’s major focus for years has been on Pain Management and Orthopedic and Sports Medicine. Dr. Baum was one of the instructors of the American College of Osteopathic Sclerotherapeutic Pain Management. The term Sclerotherapy originally referred to Pain Management, Spine and Joint Reconstruction. Now the term Prolotherapy is more often referred to as a Method of Spine and Joint Reconstruction and Pain Management. The term Sclerotherapy is now used commonly for treatment of varicose veins.

STEM CELLS FOR PRP, PRP PURE, BONE MARROW AND FAT ARE ALL STEM CELLS FROM YOUR OWN BODY.

For more information please use this link to PRP (Platelet Rich Plasma) on this website.

PRE MED:

Central University, Edmond, OK 1960-1964

Medical School:

1964-1968 Kansas City University of Medicine & Biosciences

1750 Independence Ave., Kansas City, MO. 64106-1453

Preceptorships:

Medical Examiner Program Oklahoma County 1972

1969-1975 General Surgery & Orthopedic Surgery, Hillcrest Health Center,

Okla. City, Okla., AOA approved teaching Hospital Program

Program Director:  E.E. Blackwood, D.O., and Chief of Surgery

Plastic Surgery Fellowship 1975-1976 Brookline Surgical Center, Okla. City Okla.

1969-1975 General Anesthesia, Hillcrest Health Center,

Okla. City, Okla., AOA Approved Teaching Hospital Program

Program Director: Richard J. Langerman, D.O., and Chief of Anesthesia

1985-1990 Anesthesia Pain Management Specialties & Discography Program

Highland Hospital, 2412 50th St., Lubbock, TX  79412

Director:  James Ivan Barber, M.D.

Tutorials:

1991 Anesthesia & Pain Fellowship

Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, Lubbock, TX

Program Director: Gabor Racz, M.D., Professor and Chairman

1992 Assisted Spinal Disc Decompression using the Versapulse Holmium

Yag Laser and Lase Arthroscopy

University of California, San Diego Medical Center

Director Vert Mooney, M.D., Chief of Orthopedic Dept.

American Osteopathic Association Board Certifications:

American Osteopathic Academy of Sports Medicine   January 1, 1989

3/31/81 American College of Osteopathic Family Physicians, Certification: 0027865-A1746

1990 American College of Osteopathic Pain Management & Sclerotherapy

1993 American Osteopathic College of Occupational & Preventative Medicine: Board Eligible Occupational Medicine

Other Board Specialties:

Diplomat of the American Board of Neurological and Orthopedic Medicine And Surgery #0329/0600

10/24/87 American Academy of Neurological & Orthopedic Surgeons

Board of Pain Management Specialties Certification:# 900/0600

1994 American Academy of Pain Management, Certification: # 3499

Fellowships:

2013 – Present Fellow of the American Association of Osteopathic Examiners

1988 –Present Fellow of the American Academy of Disability Evaluating

March 5, 2013 Appointment as a FELLOW OF THE FERERATION OF STATE MEDICAL BOARDS

Current & Past Board Appointments:

4/1/03 – 4/1/05 State of New Mexico Osteopathic Licensure board, Medical Board Member

Appointed by:  Governor Bill Richardson

2/15/03 – Present New Mexico Osteopathic Medical Association, Board of Directors

2011 President New Mexico Osteopathic Medical Association

10/2002 – 10/2004 American Osteopathic College of Pain Management & Sclerotherapy: Board of Directors

4/1/03-4/1/05 APPOINTMENT BY: GOVERNOR Bill Richardson to the State of New Mexico Osteopathic Licensure Board of Medicine

6/18/2012 APPOINTMENT BY: GOVERNOR Susanna Martinez to the State of New Mexico Osteopathic Licensure Board of Medicine

Memberships in Professional Societies:

1990 – Present American College of Osteopathic Pain Management & Sclerotherapy www.ACOPMS.com

2006 – Present ACAM www.ACAM.org

American College of Sports Medicine 2013

AMA American Medical Association 2013

State Licenses: Dr. Baum has obtained medical licenses in Kentucky, Oklahoma and Texas but currently maintains medical licenses only in the states of New Mexico, California and Hawaii.  Dr. Baum is currently practicing in Santa Fe, New Mexico.

Although Dr. Baum has received training in General Surgery, Orthopedic and Sports Medicine Dr. Baum, has chosen to specialize in PRP-PLATELET RICH PLASMA BONE MARROW AND FAT STEM CELLS.

Contact Us

SANTA FE OFFICE:
1850 Old Pecos Trail, Suite L
Santa Fe, NM 87505
505.989.8647 PHONE
505.983.6464 FAX
888.634.1492 TOLL-FREE