Dr. Alfonso Barragan, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 44
(4)
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Dr. Alfonso Barragan, MD
Dr. Alfonso Barragan, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery doctor who practices in Lubbock, TX. He is 44 years old and has been practicing for 17 years. Dr. Barragan is affiliated with University Medical Center.

3509 22nd St

Lubbock, TX 79410

Contact Information
Dr. Alfonso Barragan, MD

Dr. Alfonso Barragan, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
very high
more than 97% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
very high
more than 94% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Hands
very high
more than 93% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Barragan "SWAT Surgical Associates, LLP is a partnership of surgeons committed to customer service and quality patient care."
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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  • General Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • Hand Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendicitis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Lipomas
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rib Fracture
  • Trigger Finger
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Wrist Fracture

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Procedures

  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Arm Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Colectomy
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Dupuytren's Contracture Injection
  • Elbow Tenotomy
  • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fracture Care
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Steroid Injection
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Wrist Fusion
  • Wrist Replacement

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • Baylor University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1993
  • University Of California At Riverside
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1996
  • Howard University College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2000
  • Arrowhead Regional Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2002
  • Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2001
  • Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2006
  • Loma Linda University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2007

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Barragan has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Barragan's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Barragan to family and friends
4.0
based on 4 total reviews (2 with comments)
Dr. Barragan's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (2)
in Seminole, TX |
DR. BARRAGAN AND HIS ENTIRE TEAM DEMONSTRATE PROFFESIONALISM TO THE HIGHEST DEGREE. HIS STAFF IS ALWAYS FRIENDLY AND WELL INFORMED. I AM MOST PLEASED AND FINALLY ON THE CORRECT ROAD TO RECOVERY MADE POSSIBLE ONLY BY DR. BARRAGAN. THANK YOU SWAT!!
Lubbock, TX |
He seemed angry and impatient when I would ask questions. Poor bedside manner. I asked my PCP for a referral to a different doctor for surgery on my other hand.
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Dr. Barragan accepts 15 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
    GEHA
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
    Molina
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Tricare
    TriCare for Life
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Barragan has admitting privileges

University Medical Center
602 Indiana Ave
Lubbock, TX 79415
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