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Specializes in Ear, Nose, and Throat • Male

4350 Wadsworth Blvd Ste 340
Wheat Ridge, CO 80033
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Hospital Quality

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Lutheran Medical Center
8300 W 38th Ave
Wheat Ridge, CO 80033

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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 Dentoalveolar Lesion or Tumor
    • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
    • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
    • Facial Reconstruction
    • Glossectomy
    • Head and Neck Surgery
    • Hearing Aid
    • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
    • 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
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    • Sleep Apnea Surgery
    • 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
    • Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
    • 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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    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
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    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

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    Dr. Barron's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Centura Health - St. Anthony Hospital

    • Lutheran Medical Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    2.8
    • 33 Star Ratings
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    2.8 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Barron to family and friends

    2.8 out of 5

    33 responses

    Dr. Barron's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    3.3 out of 5

    31 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    3.5 out of 5

    33 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    3.2 out of 5

    33 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    29 responses

    Experience with Dr. Barron

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    2.8 out of 5

    33 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    2.9 out of 5

    33 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    2.8 out of 5

    33 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    2.7 out of 5

    33 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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