Dr. Barry Passini, MD

Dr. Barry Passini, MD

Neurology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 61
Dr. Barry Passini, MD is a neurology specialist in Wausau, WI and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from University of Illinois in 1985 and specializes in neurology.

510 N 17th Ave Ste A1

Wausau, WI 54401

Contact Information

(715) 298-5783

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Alliance Health Care
  • Arise Health Plan
  • Aspirus Network, Inc.
  • Associates for Health Care
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • ChoiceCare Network
  • Cigna
  • 13 More

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Top Care Areas

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Essential Tremor
more than 88% of peers
more than 86% of peers
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
more than 83% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurology

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

78  Conditions Treated

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • University of Illinois
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • University Of Iowa Hospital and Clinics
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1986
  • University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Passini has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Passini's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Passini to family and friends
20 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (20)

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Dr. Passini's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Doctor did not have good bedside manner and we did not get the information and help we were searching for. He abruptly left the exam room and we weren't sure the appointment was over. Uncaring doc!
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I was referred to Dr. Passini for Hemifacial spasms. We are still going through testing. I had an MRI with contrast and blood work done and haven't found the issue yet but Dr. Passini hasn't given up and I have faith in him. He is incredibly easy to talk to and is very thorough. He takes all...more
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I was referred to Dr. Passini and was very impressed. Dr. Passini confirmed I had MyastheniaGravis but suspected something more. After a thorough exam he ordered a brain scan and found I had a tumor. After brain surgery they found cancer in the brain and lung, which is treatable. Thanks to Dr....more
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He made a diagnosis without a physical exam other than the knee tap (in which 1 side barely moved). He also didn't go over the pages that I had to fill out allowing me to explain or voice my concerns. He did order 2 tests, but both came back neurologically normal. I don't know how that's possible...more
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