Dr. Lawrence A. Barr, MD

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Specializes in Cardiology • Male • Age 61

133 E Brush Hill Rd Suite 202
Elmhurst, IL 60126
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Dr. Barr's Experience

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Dr. Barr's Care Philosophy

Dr. Lawrence Barr graduated with honors from Wayne State University College of Pharmacy and received his medical degree from Wayne State University College of Medicine in Detroit. He continued his medical training with an internship and a residency at William Beaumont Hospital in Royal Oak, Michigan and with fellowships in cardiovascular diseases and interventional cardiology at Northwestern University Medical Center. He is the Medical Director of the Midwest Heart Research Foundation. Dr. Barr is board certified in internal medicine and cardiovascular diseases.

Specialties

  • Cardiology

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease, 1987
  • Internal Medicine, 1982
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  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Impella Device
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
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  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Arrhythmias (incl. Atrial Fibrillation)
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Syncope
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
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Background Check for Dr. Barr

0 Malpractice Claims

  • No malpractice history found for Illinois.
  • 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

Wayne State University School Of Medicine
Graduated in 1979

Internship Hospital

Beaumont Hospital Royal Oak
Complete in 1980

Residency Hospital

Beaumont Hospital Royal Oak
Complete in 1982

Fellowship Hospital

Northwestern University
Complete in 1985
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Languages Spoken by Dr. Barr & Staff

  • English
  • Spanish

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