Dr. Barbara Head, MD

Dr. Barbara Head, MD

Maternal-Fetal Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 51
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Dr. Barbara Head, MD is a maternal-fetal medicine specialist in Colonial Heights, VA and has been practicing for 25 years. She graduated from Virginia Commonwealth University in 1993 and specializes in maternal-fetal medicine, neonatal medicine, and more.

300A Temple Lake Dr Ste 4

Colonial Heights, VA 23834

Contact Information

(804) 289-4972

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Head performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Pregestational Diabetes Mellitus
very high
more than 99% of peers
Intrauterine Growth Restriction
very high
more than 99% of peers
Hypertension Complicating Pregnancy, Childbirth and Postpartum
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Head's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

3  Specialties

  • Maternal-Fetal Medicine
  • Neonatal Medicine
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology

2  Board Certifications

  • Maternal & Fetal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*

48  Conditions Treated

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5  Procedures

  • Amniocentesis
  • Fetal Cardiac Monitoring
  • Pregnancy Ultrasound
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC)

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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

  • Virginia Commonwealth University
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • Medical College Of South Carolina
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Medical University of South Carolina
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University of Alabama
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Head has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Head's Reviews

3.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Head to family and friends
14 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Head's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

Worse doctor and staff ever. Encouraged me to abort my baby from a screening only. Very unkind and rude. Dismissive. Will not be returning
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I felt rushed and dismissed. When I asked questions for clarity I was interrupted and nothing was explained to me in detail. I will not be going back.
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Knowledgeable, but I felt rushed with my questions. Staff not compassionate. Left with more questions than answers.
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Pregnant with twins after having a stillbirth at 34 weeks.My whole pregnancy none of the other perinatal Dr's or even my OB seemed to think it was a big deal.they all thought it would've been okay to induce me at the normal 38-40 weeks even though that was potentially dangerous, with my history.At...more
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She identified a heart defect in my baby quickly enough to where I was taken up for surgery asap at 31wks, he spent a month and some change in the NICU and is now 5yrs old and healthy, had he gone longer being oxygen deprived he could have been seriously brain damaged or even died. So grateful for...more
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