Dr. Wade N. Barker, MD

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Specializes in Bariatric Surgery • Male • Age 49

1151 N Buckner Blvd Suite 308
Dallas, TX 75218
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Dr. Barker's Experience

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Dr. Barker's Specialties

Procedures Dr. Barker Performs

  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
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Conditions Dr. Barker Treats

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Forest Park Medical Center
11990 North Central Expressway
Dallas, TX 75243

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Barker

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Barker Bariatrics Center
Barker Bariatrics Center
1151 N Buckner Blvd Suite 308
Dallas, TX 75218
12222 Central Expy Suite Suite 300
Dallas, TX 75243
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    Dr. Barker's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Dr. Barker's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Bariatric Surgery
    • Bariatric Medicine
    • General Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • General Surgery
    1
    • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
    • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
    • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
    • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    2
    • Appendicitis
    • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
    • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Incisional Hernia
    • Inguinal Hernia
    • Intestinal Obstruction
    • Pyloric Stenosis
    • Umbilical Hernia
    • Ventral Hernia
    3

    Background Check for Dr. Barker

    0 Malpractice Claims

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

    1 Board Action

    • Professional Misconduct  (12/6/2013)
    • Action Taken: Agreed Order with Terms and Conditions
    • Summary: Please reference the following Document
    • State: Texas
    • Documentation: Download here (PDF)
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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1991

    Internship Hospital

    University Medical Center
    Complete in 1991

    Residency Hospital

    Texas Tech Universities
    5

    Languages Spoken by Dr. Barker & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

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    Dr. Barker's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Forest Park Medical Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Barker

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Barker to family and friends

    29 responses
    same as
    national average

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    Dr. Barker's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    28 responses
    same as
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    29 responses
    below
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    29 responses
    same as
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes 25 responses
    longer than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Barker
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    29 responses
    same as
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    29 responses
    same as
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    29 responses
    same as
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    29 responses
    below
    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Barker accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?

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    Office Locations

    A
    Barker Bariatrics Center
    1151 N Buckner Blvd Suite 308
    Dallas, TX 75218
    (972) 270-4800 (Office)
    B
    12222 Central Expy Suite Suite 300
    Dallas, TX 75243
    (972) 270-4800 (Office)
    (214) 367-1153 (Fax)
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