Joel L. Baker, D.O.

South Central Iowa Medical Clinic

Originally from neighboring Decatur County, Dr. Baker completed his pre-med studies at Central College of Pella, IA and received his Doctorate of Osteopathy from Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine in Kirksville, MO. He conducted his internship and residency at the Des Moines General Hospital where he received the Des Moines General Intern of the Year award in 1994. Dr. Baker is board certified in Family Practice. Dr. Baker and his wife, Kim, have three grown children and make their home in Corydon. In his free time he enjoys sports, writing and playing music on the piano and guitar, and spending time with family.

Dr. Baker is board certified by the American College of Osteopathic Family Practitioners, Advanced Trauma Life Support and the American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Care.

Joel L. Baker