Jacob J. Baker, MD, graduated with a Bachelor of Science at Millsaps College in Jackson, where he was Student Body Senator. He then went on to receive a Masters in Medical Science from Mississippi College in Clinton. Dr. Baker completed his Doctor of Medicine at the University of Mississippi Medical Center, and Residency at Prisma Health Richland/University of South Carolina School of Medicine in Columbia, South Carolina.
Before becoming an Emergency Medicine Physician, Dr. Baker was a volunteer firefighter and took his passion for helping others overseas, offering a free clinic while on a mission trip to Haiti. When he is not improving the health of our community, Dr. Baker loves being outdoors, hiking, gardening, and kayaking. He also can fix things up in the kitchen and was a member of the Culinary Medicine Club while in training.