Dr. Barry Simmons, MD

Geriatric MedicineMaleAge 45

Dr. Simmons

Drexel Family Medicine

10 Shurs Ln Ste 203 Philadelphia, PA 19127

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Dr. Barry Simmons, MD is a Geriatric Medicine Specialist in Philadelphia, PA. He is affiliated with medical facilities Hahnemann University Hospital and Mercy Catholic Medical Center- Mercy Fitzgerald Campus. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Simmons to book an appointment.

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    I've already recommended Dr. Simmons to a family member. Dr. Simmons is a true professional and he make sure you're comfortable in the examination room. While speaking with you he shows a genuine concern for your health and well being assuring that you are a priority. I hope he's still practicing when I reach my golden years.
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    Dr. Barry Simmons, MD is a Geriatric Medicine Specialist in Philadelphia, PA. He is affiliated with medical facilities Hahnemann University Hospital and...Read more

    Specialties

    • Geriatric Medicine
    • Hospice & Palliative Medicine

    Board Certifications

    • Family Practice
    • Geriatric Medicine
    • Hospice Care and Palliative Medicine

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    What are Dr. Barry Simmons, MD's top areas of care?

    Dr. Simmons frequently treats Enteritis, Constipation, and Viral Enteritis. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Simmons treats.

    Where is Dr. Barry Simmons, MD's office located?

    Dr. Simmons' office is located at 10 Shurs Ln Ste 203, Philadelphia, PA 19127. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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    Dr. Simmons' Top Procedures and Conditions

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    Enteritis
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    Dr. Simmons treats Enteritis more than 82% of his peers

    Dr. Simmons treats this condition more than 82% of his peers

    Constipation
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    Treatment Frequency

    Dr. Simmons treats Constipation more than 81% of his peers

    Dr. Simmons treats this condition more than 81% of his peers

    Viral Enteritis
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    Dr. Simmons treats Viral Enteritis more than 80% of his peers

    Dr. Simmons treats this condition more than 80% of his peers

    Dr. Simmons' conditions and procedures:

    • Abdominal Pain
    • Acidosis
    • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
    • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
    • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
    • Administrative Physical
    • Alkalosis
    • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
    • Allergic Rhinitis
    • Anemia
    • Animal Allergies
    • Ankle Sprains and Strains
    • Anxiety
    • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
    • Arthritis
    • Arthritis of the Elbow
    • Asthma
    • Ataxia
    • Atherosclerosis
    • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
    • Back Pain
    • Bedsores
    • Bladder Infection
    • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
    • Bruise of Face, Scalp, or Neck
    • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Cellulitis
    • Chest Pain
    • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
    • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • Chronic Pain
    • Constipation
    • Contact Dermatitis
    • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
    • Cough
    • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
    • Dehydration
    • Dermatitis
    • Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
    • Diabetes Type 1
    • Diabetes Type 2
    • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
    • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
    • Diarrhea
    • Difficulty With Walking
    • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
    • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
    • Dizziness
    • Dry Eyes
    • Dysentery
    • Dyslipidemia
    • Dysphagia
    • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
    • Emphysema
    • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
    • Enteritis
    • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
    • Folic Acid Deficiency
    • Fungal Nail Infection
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
    • Gastritis
    • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
    • Gastroparesis
    • Genital Herpes
    • Gout
    • Headache
    • Heart Disease
    • Heart Palpitations
    • Herpes Simplex Infection
    • Hidradenitis
    • HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus)
    • Hydrocele
    • Hypercalcemia
    • Hyperkalemia
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Hypertension
    • Hypoglycemia
    • Hypokalemia
    • Hypotension
    • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
    • Hypothyroidism
    • Immunization Administration
    • Influenza (Flu)
    • Insomnia
    • Intertrigo
    • Iodine Deficiency
    • Joint Pain
    • Kidney Infection
    • Kidney Infection, Acute
    • Leg and Foot Ulcers
    • Limb Pain
    • Limb Swelling
    • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
    • Lipid Disorders
    • Liver Damage from Alcohol
    • Low Back Pain
    • Low Blood Oxygen Level
    • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
    • Malaise and Fatigue
    • Malnutrition
    • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
    • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
    • Migraine
    • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
    • Muscle Weakness
    • Nausea
    • Neck Strain (incl. Whiplash Injury)
    • Neurogenic Bladder
    • Nighttime Urination (Nocturia)
    • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
    • Nosebleed
    • Obesity
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Osteopenia
    • Osteoporosis
    • Overweight
    • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    • Perimenopause
    • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
    • Pneumonia
    • Polyuria
    • Proteinuria
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Rash
    • Restless Leg Syndrome
    • Ringworm
    • Sarcoidosis
    • Scabies
    • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
    • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
    • Shortness of Breath
    • Sinus Bradycardia
    • Sinus Tachycardia
    • Skin Ulcer
    • Sleep Apnea
    • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
    • Swine Flu
    • Symptomatic Menopause
    • Tension Headache
    • Thyroid Goiter
    • Tobacco Use Disorder
    • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
    • Tremor
    • Urinary Incontinence
    • Urinary Stones
    • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
    • Venous Compression
    • Venous Insufficiency
    • Vertigo
    • Viral Enteritis
    • Viral Infection
    • Vitamin B12 Deficiency
    • Vitamin D Deficiency
    • Wellness Examination
    • Wheezing

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    Drexel Family Medicine

    Drexel Family Medicine Associates10 Shurs Ln Ste 203 Philadelphia, PA 19127
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