Dr. Christian L. Baum, M.D., is a dermatologist whose expertise extends beyond general skin care to the nuanced field of dermatologic surgery and oncology. With a solid foundation in microbiology from Iowa State University, Dr. Baum's commitment to medicine took shape at the University of Iowa, where he earned his medical degree. His dedication to dermatology was further refined during his residency and subsequent fellowship at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, where he focused on dermatologic surgery and oncology, equipping him with a rare blend of surgical dexterity and oncological insight.
Recognized for his contributions to dermatologic surgery with certifications from the American Board of Dermatology, Dr. Baum's accolades include an award for outstanding service from the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery. His professional trajectory has seen him at the forefront of developing techniques in Mohs surgery and laser skin treatments, with a particular emphasis on treating complex skin cancers. Dr. Baum's commitment to his field is further underscored by his role as Chair of the Non-melanoma Skin Cancer Disease Group at the Mayo Clinic and his influential positions within the American College of Mohs Surgery.
He works in the dermatology department.
Dr. Christian works at - Mayo Clinic Rochester
Dr. Christian specializes in diseases and treatments such as cutaneous oncology, wound healing, melanoma and merkel cell carcinoma, laser therapy.