Dr. Barbara Bakus, DO

Dr. Barbara Bakus, DO


Family Medicine | Female | 51 years old

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Dr. Bakus specializes in Family Medicine and practices in Sarasota, FL. She practices at 1 location.

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There is no timer running to get you in and out of Dr Bakus's office. She spends as much time as needed not just to resolve the immediate problem but to prevent it from happening ever again. Extremely knowledgeable about blending traditional and natural medicines. When following up to review blood test results, she had hand written (before my visit!!) a better explanation of the numerical values on the test results. Then added a written solution to correct some issues that needed attention.
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Dr. Bakus' experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  •  Specializes in Family Medicine
  •  Board certified in Family Practice/OMT
  •  No malpractice claims found
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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  • Family Practice/OMT

Conditions Treated

  • Acne
  • Addiction
  • Allergies
  • Anxiety
  • Back Pain
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  • Chronic Pain
  • Common Cold
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Depression
  • Diabetes
  • Dizziness
  • Female Pelvic Disorders
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Food Allergy
  • Headache
  • Heart Disease
  • Hormone Imbalance
  • Hot Flashes
  • Hypertension
  • Infertility
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Menopause
  • Neck Pain
  • Night Sweats
  • Premenstrual Syndrome
  • Smoking-Related Disorders
  • Weight Loss


  • Medical School
    Western University Of Health Sciences

    Graduated in 1997

  • Internship Hospital
    Southpointe Cleveland Clin Hlth Sys

    Completed in 2000

  • Residency Hospital
    Southpointe Cleveland Clin Hlth Sys

    Completed in 2002

  • Fellowship Hospital
    Arizona Ctr For Integrative Medicine

    Completed in 2008

  • Other Education
    UCLA/Stanford Helms Acupuncture For Physicians

    Completed in 2007

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Danish
  • French

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  • Family Medicine

Procedures Performed

  • Acupuncture
  • Employment Physical Examination
  • Osteopathic Manipulative Treatment (OMT)
  • Pelvic Exams
  • Prostate Procedures
  • Skin Lesion Biopsy
  • Sports Physical Examination
  • Suture Soft Tissue Wound
  • Well Child Examination
  • Well Male Examination
  • Well Woman Health Examination