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Ian Baxter, DO, MS, FACOG

Ian Baxter, DO

Specializing In

  • High-Risk Obstetrics
  • Minimally-Invasive Surgery
Dr. Baxter is originally from Pittsburgh, PA. He completed his bachelor’s and master’s degrees from California University of Pennsylvania. As a recipient of the Air Force Armed Forces Health Professions Scholarship, he graduated from the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine in 2001. He completed his OB/GYN residency at Wright State University School of Medicine and Wright-Patterson Medical Center in 2005. Dr. Baxter fulfilled his military commitment at Offutt Air Force Base in Nebraska where he was awarded the Meritorious Service Medal. During this time, he was also a clinical instructor with Creighton University Medical School, training OB/GYN residents and medical students.

Since 2008 he has practiced in Sussex County, DE, largely caring for an underserved patient population. Dr. Baxter has a passion for teaching and is a national trainer for the non-profit organization Upstream USA, that focuses on training providers how to use the most up to date contraceptive guidelines and techniques, increase access to Women’s Health Services by eliminating barriers to accessing care, practicing shared decision making, and counseling techniques to avoid bias and coercion.

Dr. Baxter provides comprehensive OB/GYN care, not limited to high-risk obstetrics, minimally invasive surgery, same-day contraceptive access, recurrent pregnancy loss, treatment of abnormal uterine bleeding and pelvic pain.

Medical School:

Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine 1997-2001

OB/GYN Residency:

Wright State School of Medicine and Wright-Patterson Medical Center (USAF) 2001-2005

Awards:

  • Delaware Today Magazine Top Doctors 2017, 2018, 2020
  • Top 10 Doctor by Vitals.com 2014
  • University of Delaware Preceptor of the Year
  • Creighton University School of Medicine Outstanding Teaching and Service Award
  • Surgical Excellence Awards from AAGL and Wright State University School of Medicine

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