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Department General Surgery
Primary Location Akron General
Type of Doctor Adults Only
Languages English
Surgeon Yes
Locations Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • 2nd Opinion Evaluations
  • Abdominal Surgery
  • Advanced Endoscopy
  • Bariatric Surgery
  • Gastric Bypass Revisional Surgery
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery for Weight Loss
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery with Focus on Reflux Disease
  • Gastric Sleeve
  • General Surgery
  • GERD Surgery
  • Metabolic Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Nutritional Management After Bariatric Surgery
  • Per Oral Endoscopic Myotomy (POEM)
  • Per Oral Pyloromyotomy (POP)
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Surgery
  • Transoral Incisionless Fundoplication (TIF)
  • Weight Loss Surgery
View all 20 Treatment & Services +

Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Abdominal Hernia
  • Achalasia: Diagnosis and Treatment
  • Cholecystitis
  • Gallbladder Disease
  • Gastric Cancer
  • Gastric Per Oral Endoscopy Myotomy
  • Gastroparesis
  • Heartburn
  • Hernia - Paraesophageal
  • Hernia - Paraesophageal and Diaphragmatic
  • Hernias
  • Hiatel Hernia
  • Obesity
View all 13 Specialties +


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Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights


Education & Fellowships

Fellowship - Cleveland Clinic
Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery and Flexible Surgical Endoscopy
Cleveland, OH USA

Residency - Indiana University Hospitals
General Surgery
Indianapolis, IN USA

Medical Education - Indiana University School of Medicine
Indianapolis, IN USA

Undergraduate - Indiana Wesleyan University
Marion, IN USA


  • Surgery - General Surgery
Research & Publications

Research & Publications

See publications for Marita Bauman, MD.

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Patient Satisfaction Reviews

60 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

The Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to the care provider related questions shown below from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Patients that are treated in outpatient or hospital environments may receive different surveys, and the volume of responses will vary by question.

Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.

The comments are submitted by patients and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cleveland Clinic.

Overall Star Ratings
4.8 out of 5
Explains 4.8
Listens 4.7
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.8
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.7

8 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Apr 14, 2022

Dr Bauman was kind, caring, professional, answered all my questions, explained everything in detail and I did not feel rushed

Reviewed on Mar 11, 2022

Dr was great I'm glad to have her

Reviewed on Mar 8, 2022

Dr. Bauman is an excellent Physician. She is caring, extremely knowledgeable, very polite, and thorough.

Reviewed on Jan 18, 2022

I have recommended Dr. Bauman to others.

Reviewed on Jan 5, 2022

I had a very good zoom visit the Dr. Seems like she's very good! It was my first visit with her I have never met her in person and she seemed very compassionate and got my tests done right away!! I thank her very much for that!

Reviewed on Dec 15, 2021

Dr. Bauman does listen to what I have to say. We may not see eye to eye on everything, but I feel her care for me as a patient and how I'm doing is great.

Reviewed on Aug 18, 2021

Dr Bauman listened to my description of issues, offered suggestions for care and was caring and empathetic.

Reviewed on May 11, 2021

*Dr. Bauman is amazing.

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