At Dr. Baker’s SkinTrust Dermatology, we recognize that your choice of a dermatologist is driven both by the doctor’s competency and personality. When searching for dermatological treatment, you need a dermatologist who is experienced, understanding and supportive. You receive this caring attitude everyday from the staff at SkinTrust Dermatology. Our staff works together as a team to be sure we are responsive to your needs and keep you informed about your health issues. We look forward to getting to know you.
Eric James Baker, M.D.
Dr. Baker grew up in rural Ohio. He graduated with honors from Ohio Wesleyan University and received his Doctorate from the Medical College of Ohio as an Air Force Scholar. He received post-graduate training in Aerospace Medicine and Dermatology and became Board Certified in Dermatology. Major Baker served as the flight surgeon for the famous Flying Tigers Fighter Squadron and on the Dermatology teaching faculty for Wilford Hall USAF Medical Center and Brooke Army Medical Center. While an academic dermatologist, Dr. Baker authored several publications and national presentations and was appointed Clinical Assistant Professor by the University of Texas Health Science Center.
In 1990, Dr. Baker entered into private practice and established SkinTrust Dermatology in Greenville, South Carolina. A skilled diagnostician and innovative therapist, Dr. Baker has a special interest in affordable care, dermoscopy, skin cancer and acne. Cutting edge technologies tempered by clinical experience have earned him the esteem of patients and peers alike. The American Cancer Society honored him for his work with Skin Cancer Screening and he has been recognized as one of Greenville’s Best Doctors by Greenville Magazine.
When not caring for his patients, Dr. Baker is an avid Scouter and Rotarian. He especially enjoys fitness and outdoor activities with his family. Golf, birding and wilderness medicine are favorite pursuits.