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Specializes in Gastroenterology • Male

1417 S Cliff Ave Ste 300
Sioux Falls, SD 57105
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Dr. Barker Jr.'s Experience

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Dr. Barker Jr.'s Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

Procedures Dr. Barker Jr. Performs

  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)

Conditions Dr. Barker Jr. Treats

  • Dysphagia
  • Vomiting Disorders

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1417 S Cliff Ave Ste 300
Sioux Falls, SD 57105
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    Dr. Barker Jr.'s Experience

    Specialties

    • Gastroenterology

    Board Certifications

    • Gastroenterology
    • Internal Medicine
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    • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
    • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
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    • Dysphagia
    • Vomiting Disorders
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    Background Check for Dr. Barker Jr.

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for South Dakota.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of Minnesota Medical School

    Internship Hospital

    St Marys Hospital

    Residency Hospital

    Wisc Med Center

    Fellowship Hospital

    University Ia Hosps
    6

    Languages Spoken by Dr. Barker Jr. & Staff

    • English
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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Dr. Barker Jr.'s Office & Staff

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    5 out of 5

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    Staff friendliness and courteousness

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    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

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    Experience with Dr. Barker Jr.

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    5 out of 5

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    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    5 out of 5

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    5 out of 5

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    • Cigna
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    Office Locations

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    Avera Med Grp GI
    1417 S Cliff Ave Ste 300
    Sioux Falls, SD 57105
    (605) 322-8630 (Office)
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