Dr. Baumann grew up in St. Charles, Missouri. In 1991 he graduated from the University of Missouri- Kansas City School of Medicine on scholarship from the United States Army. He served as an Army surgeon for nine years. His military practice took him to San Antonio Texas, Ft. Riley, Kansas, and overseas to Tulza, Bosnia. He joined Midwest Orthopedic Specialists in January 2002. Dr.Baumann has subspecialty certification in Orthopedic Sports Medicine from the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery.