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Dr. Carlos Barrera, MD

Pulmonary Disease ·  Male · Age 63

Dr. Barrera

Dr. Carlos Barrera, MD is a pulmonologist in Miami, FL and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from Tulane University School Of Medicine in 1983 and specializes in pulmonary disease and endocrinology.


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(305) 274-4339

Dr. Barrera accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Ambetter
Superior Health Plan
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
Blue Care HMO
Blue Select
BlueDental Choice
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
MultiPlan
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No malpractice claims found for Florida
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Barrera's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Hyperparathyroidism
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Barrera treats Hyperparathyroidism more than 71% of his peers

Dr. Barrera treats this condition more than 71% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Familial Primary Hyperparathyroidism
  • Hyperparathyroidism, Neonatal, Severe Primary
  • Primary Hyperparathyroidism
  • Secondary Hyperparathyroidism
Diabetes Type 2
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Barrera treats Diabetes Type 2 more than 60% of his peers

Dr. Barrera treats this condition more than 60% of his peers

Pulmonary Function Test
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Barrera performs Pulmonary Function Test more than 58% of his peers

Dr. Barrera performs this procedure more than 58% of his peers

Dr. Barrera's conditions and procedures:

  • Abnormal Thyroid
  • Abscess
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Adrenal Gland Diseases
  • Adrenal Incidentaloma
  • Adrenal Insufficiency
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Common Cold
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Diabetes Insipidus
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Emphysema
  • Female Infertility
  • Goiter
  • Goodpasture's Disease
  • Graves' Disease
  • Hashimoto's Disease
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypoparathyroidism
  • Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Kidney Disease
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Nodule
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Obesity
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Overweight
  • Paracentesis
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Insufficiency
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Management
  • Retina Diseases
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Cyst
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Thyroiditis
  • Tuberculosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Viral Infection
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wheezing

About Me

Biography

Dr. Carlos Barrera, MD is a pulmonologist in Miami, FL and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from Tulane University School Of Medicine in 1983 and specializes in pulmonary disease and endocrinology.

Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Endocrinology

Board Certifications

Education

1993
Boston University School Of Medicine
Fellowship Hospital
1989
Tulane University Va Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1986
Tulane University Affil Hospital
Residency Hospital
1984
Tulane University Affil Hospital
Internship Hospital
1983
Tulane University School Of Medicine
Medical School
1993
1989
1986
1984
1983

Awards

Dr. Barrera's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Barrera

2.5

Based on 20 reviews

5 Stars
35%
(7)
4 Stars
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3 Stars
5%
(1)
2 Stars
5%
(1)
1 Star
55%
(11)

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I WAS RECENTLY REFERRED TO DR. BARRERA BY MY PRIMARY DOCTOR AND I WAS ABLE TO SCHEDULE AN APPOINTMENT RELATIVELY QUICKLY. I FOUND THE STAFF TO BE PROFESSIONAL AND DR. BARRERA WAS VERY THOROUGH DURING MY APPOINTMENT.
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Dr. Barrera is ok. Reason I go to him is my pcp referred me to him, but inasmuch as I consider him a good doctor, his personality is so-so. His staff is not friendly and calling his office is a mission. To make, reschedule or cancel an appointment is very difficult. The parking in the 87 avenue...Read More
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DR B. has to my experience good knowledge of his practice but is surrounded by some terrible staff (not all of them though) For example some administrative problem not of your concern nor from your fault may have you kicked out of the office. With no medical care nor medications. This kind of...Read More
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Dr Cranky is Rude very unprofessional.treats you with bad attitude.Berrera shouldn't be a doctor.i went to this man for help and he made me feel even worst.
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