Dr. Barry Sharaf, MD

Dr. Barry Sharaf, MD

Cardiology  ·  
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Age 61
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Dr. Barry Sharaf, MD is a cardiology specialist in East Providence, RI and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from Boston University School Of Medicine in 1983 and specializes in cardiology and interventional cardiology.

950 Warren Ave

East Providence, RI 02914

Contact Information

(401) 606-1004

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • MultiPlan
  • Tufts Health Plan

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Top Care Areas

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

Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
very high
more than 98% of peers
Congenital Heart Disease
very high
more than 95% of peers
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
more than 95% of peers

Dr. Sharaf'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.

2  Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology

3  Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Interventional Cardiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

54  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Ebstein's Anomaly
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
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18  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Rhode Island.

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

  • Boston University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • Boston City Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Rhode Island Hospital Lifespan
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Rhode Island Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Sharaf has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Russian
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Sharaf does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Sharaf and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Sharaf's Reviews

3.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sharaf to family and friends
7 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
    (4)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Sharaf's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

My only experience with Barry was in the hospital where he was too busy to explain or spend any time with patient or family. Rude and condescending, Would never refer this man to anyone who needed cardiac health care.
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I have been a patient of Dr. Sharaf for more than two years. And during this two years I found that Dr Sharaf was right on target with the best medications and therapy for a longer and better life for me. I would recommend him to all my friends and family.
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I was very disappointed that I did not receive detailed answers to my questions. Being my first visit I did not expect the Doctor to tell me that he had many other patients to see and he didn't have time to explain certain things to me. He told me if I didn't like the way he does things, that I am...more
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