Dr. James L. Barron, MD

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Specializes in Ear, Nose, and Throat • Male • Age 65

4350 Wadsworth Blvd Ste 340
Wheat Ridge, CO 80033
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Dr. Barron's Experience

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Exempla Lutheran Medical Center
8300 West 38th Avenue
Wheat Ridge, CO 80033

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
James L Barron MD
Center For Better Hearing
4350 Wadsworth Blvd Ste 340
Wheat Ridge, CO 80033
James L Barron MD
Western Otolaryngology
4350 Wadsworth Blvd Ste 340
Wheat Ridge, CO 80033
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    Dr. Barron's Experience

    Dr. Barron's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Ear, Nose, and Throat
    • Audiology

    Board Certifications

    • Otolaryngology
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    • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
    • Adenoidectomy
    • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
    • Audiometry
    • Balance Testing
    • Balloon Sinuplasty
    • Ear Pinning
    • Ear Surgery
    • Ear Tube Placement
    • Endoscopic Sinus Surgery
    • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
    • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
    • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
    • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
    • Facial Reconstruction
    • Glossectomy
    • Head & Neck Surgery
    • Hearing Aids
    • Intranasal or Sinus Procedures
    • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
    • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
    • Lip, Excision or Resection
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
    • Nasal Surgery
    • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
    • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
    • Septal Perforation Repair
    • Sinus Surgery
    • Sleep Apnea Surgery
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    • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
    • Surgical Procedures
    • Thyroid Lobectomy
    • Thyroid Surgery
    • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
    • Tonsillectomy
    • Tracheal Surgery
    • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
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    • Acoustic Neuroma
    • Acute Laryngitis
    • Acute Sinusitis
    • Acute Tonsillitis
    • Allergic Rhinitis
    • Bell's Palsy
    • Broken Nose
    • Cholesteatoma
    • Chronic Laryngitis
    • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
    • Chronic Sinusitis
    • Chronic Tonsillitis
    • Conductive Hearing Loss
    • Deafness
    • Deviated Septum
    • Dizziness
    • Dysphagia
    • Ear Ache
    • Earwax Buildup
    • Enlarged Turbinates
    • ENT Cancer
    • Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
    • Facial Fracture
    • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
    • Head and Neck Tumor
    • Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
    • Headache
    • Hearing Loss
    • Hoarseness
    • Laryngeal Cancer
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    • Laryngitis
    • Leukoplakia
    • Lip Cancer
    • Malignant Bone Cancer of the Skull, Face, and Jaw
    • Meniere's Disease
    • Nasal Obstruction
    • Nasal Polyp
    • Nosebleed
    • Oral Cancer
    • Osteosarcoma
    • Otitis Media
    • Otosclerosis
    • Outer Ear Infection
    • Perforated Eardrum
    • Peritonsillar Abscess
    • Salivary Gland Cancer
    • Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
    • Sinus Diseases
    • Sleep Apnea
    • Snoring
    • Throat Cancer (Oropharyngeal)
    • Thyroid Cancer
    • Thyroid Disease
    • Tinnitus
    • TMJ
    • Tongue Cancer
    • Tonsil Cancer
    • Tonsillitis
    • Trigeminal Neuralgia
    • Vertigo
    • Vocal Cord Paralysis
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    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Colorado.

    0 Sanctions

    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Univ Of Co Sch Of Med
    Graduated in 1974

    Internship Hospital

    Colo Med Ctr

    Residency Hospital

    Colo Med Ctr

    Undergraduate Schools

    Macalester College
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Barron & Staff

    • English
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Barron's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 2 hospitals where Dr. Barron has admitting privileges:

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    • Centura Health - Saint Anthony Hospital

    • Exempla Lutheran Medical Center

  3. Healthgrades

    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

    Patient satisfaction surveys provide a standardized way of reporting about healthcare experiences. But there can be more than meets the eye when reviewing scores. Here's what you should know

    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Barron

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Barron to family and friends

    27 responses
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    Dr. Barron's Office & Staff
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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    27 responses
    below
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    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    27 responses
    below
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 25 responses
    same as
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    Experience with Dr. Barron
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    27 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    27 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    27 responses
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    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    27 responses
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    Office Locations

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    James L Barron MD
    Center For Better Hearing
    4350 Wadsworth Blvd Ste 340
    Wheat Ridge, CO 80033
    (303) 736-6555 (Office)
    (303) 736-6533 (Fax)
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    James L Barron MD
    Western Otolaryngology
    4350 Wadsworth Blvd Ste 340
    Wheat Ridge, CO 80033
    (303) 736-6555 (Office)
    (303) 736-6533 (Fax)
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