Dr. Joseph F. Barakeh, DO

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Specializes in Ophthalmology • Male • Age 54

1855 San Miguel Dr Ste 28
Walnut Creek, CA 94596
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Dr. Barakeh's Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

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John Muir Medical Center - Walnut Creek
1601 Ygnacio Valley Rd
Walnut Creek, CA 94598

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
WALNUT CREEK EYE MEDICAL GROUP
WALNUT CREEK EYE MEDICAL GROUP
1855 San Miguel Dr Ste 28
Walnut Creek, CA 94596
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    Dr. Barakeh's Experience

    Specialties

    • Ophthalmology

    Board Certifications

    • Ophthalmology
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    • Cataract Removal Surgery
    • Excision of Chalazion
    • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Sclera
    • Eye Procedure
    • Eye Surgery
    • Eyelid Surgery
    • Glaucoma Surgery
    • Ocular Prosthetics
    • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
    • Refractive Lens Exchange
    • Repair of Eye Laceration
    • YAG Laser Capsulotomy
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    • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
    • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Bell's Palsy
    • Blepharitis
    • Cataract
    • Chalazion
    • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
    • Contusion of the Eyeball
    • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
    • Corneal Diseases
    • Corneal Ulcer
    • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
    • Diabetic Retinopathy
    • Diplopia
    • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
    • Drusen
    • Dry Eyes
    • Ectropion of Eyelid
    • Entropion
    • Eye Infections
    • Eyelid Disorders
    • Floaters
    • Glaucoma
    • Hyphema
    • Iridocyclitis
    • Keratitis
    • Macular Edema
    • Migraine
    • Nystagmus
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    • Ocular Hypertension
    • Optic Neuritis
    • Paralytic Strabismus
    • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
    • Presbyopia
    • Pterygium
    • Retina Diseases
    • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
    • Retinal Vein Occlusion
    • Stye
    • Temporal Arteritis
    • Trichiasis
    • Ulcer
    • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
    • Vascular Disease
    • Visual Field Defects
    • Vitreous Hemorrhage
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    0 Malpractice Claims

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

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Nsu College Med
    Graduated in 1997

    Internship Hospital

    St Vincent Hospital
    Complete in 1998

    Residency Hospital

    Geo Wash University
    Complete in 2001

    Other Education

    PHD Pharmacology Emory University
    Complete in 1988
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Barakeh & Staff

    • English
    • German
    • Spanish
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    Dr. Barakeh's Hospital Quality

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    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    5.0
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    5 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Barakeh to family and friends

    5 out of 5

    5 responses

    Dr. Barakeh's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.6 out of 5

    5 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.6 out of 5

    5 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.6 out of 5

    5 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    5 responses

    Experience with Dr. Barakeh

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    5 out of 5

    5 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    5 out of 5

    5 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    5 out of 5

    5 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    5 out of 5

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    Office Locations

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    WALNUT CREEK EYE MEDICAL GROUP
    1855 San Miguel Dr Ste 28
    Walnut Creek, CA 94596
    (925) 935-8820 (Office)
    (925) 935-9542 (Fax)
    • Parking: Abundant free parking.
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