Dr Baik is a head and neck cancer and reconstructive surgeon. He studied Biology at the University of Pennsylvania and went on to receive his medical training at UC San Diego. After completing his residency in Otolaryngology at the University of Washington, he pursued advanced training in Head and Neck Oncology and Reconstructive Surgery at Mount Sinai Beth Israel Hospital in New York City.
His primary focus is to provide surgical care for patients with head and neck cancer, specifically squamous cell carcinoma and melanoma.
His research is focused on precision diagnostics to aid pre-operative and intra-operative decision making. He is interested in improving cancer detection using labeled and un-labeled imaging techniques combined with machine learning algorithms.
- Head and Neck cancer
- Microvascular Reconstruction of the Head and Neck
- Skin cancer
Assistant Professor - Med Center Line, Otolaryngology - Head & Neck Surgery Divisions
Medical Education: University of California San Diego School of Medicine Registrar (2011) CA
Board Certification: American Board of Otolaryngology, Otolaryngology (2018)
Fellowship, Mount Sinai Beth Israel Hospital, New York, Head and Neck Oncologic & Reconstructive Surgery (2018)
Residency, University of Washington, Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery (2017)
MD, University of California, San Diego, Medicine (2011)
MAS, University of California, San Diego, Clinical research (2010)
BA, University of Pennsylvania, Biology (2005)