Dr. Charles Barr, MD

Dr. Charles Barr, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 68
(8)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Charles Barr, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Louisville, KY. He is 68 years old and has been practicing for 38 years.

6400 Dutchmans Pkwy Ste 310

Louisville, KY 40205

Contact Information

(502) 742-2848

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Bluegrass Family Health
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
  • 20 More

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Top Care Areas

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Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
very high
more than 98% of peers
Retina Diseases
very high
more than 97% of peers
Retinal Vein Occlusion
very high
more than 95% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Barr "I believe that there is no greater opportunity, responsibility or joy for a physician than to preserve vision or heal the blind. The challenge of diagnosis and management of retinal diseases continues to inspire me to do my best for every patient."
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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Accidental Eye Injuries
  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blind Hypotensive Eye
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Chorioretinitis
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Disseminated Chorioretinitis and Disseminated Retinochoroiditis
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Disease
  • Eye Infections
  • Floaters
  • Foveal and-or Macular Hypoplasia
  • Hyphema
  • Hypotony of Eye
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Parasitic Endophthalmitis
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Ischemia
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
  • Strabismus
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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Procedures

  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Coreoplasty
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyeglasses
  • Laser Eye Surgery
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
  • Repair of Eye Laceration
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Retina and Vitreous Surgery
  • Vitrectomy
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Kentucky.

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

  • Princeton U
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1971
  • Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1975
  • University Of Kentucky Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1976
  • Bascom Palmer Eye Inst Miami
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Johns Hopkins Med Institutions
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Walter Reed Army Med
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1981

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Barr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Barr's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Barr to family and friends
4.0
based on 8 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
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  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Barr's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Barr accepts 29 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
    Medicaid
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Bluegrass Family Health
  • CareSource
    Medicaid
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
    Medicaid
  • Health Net
    HealthNet
    Medicaid
  • HealthPlus
    Medicaid
  • HealthPlus Amerigroup
    Medicaid
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
    Medicaid
  • Humana
    Walmart Rx
  • Husky Health
    Medicaid
  • inHealth
    Medicaid
  • INTotal Health
    Medicaid
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
    Special Needs Plan SNP
  • Midwest Health Plan
    Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
    Medicaid
  • Peach State Health Plan
    Medicaid
  • Simply Healthcare Plans
    Medicaid
  • Staywell (Wellcare)
    Medicaid
  • Tricare
    TriCare for Life
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Commercial HMO
    Golden Rule HMO
    Medicaid
    Metra Health
    United Healthcare
  • Wausau Benefits
  • Wellcare of Georgia
    Medicaid
  • Worker's Compensation
    Worker's Compensation WC

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Hospitals where Dr. Barr has admitting privileges

Jewish Hospital
200 Abraham Flexner Way
Louisville, KY 40202
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Norton Children's Hospital
231 E Chestnut St
Louisville, KY 40202
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Norton Hospital
200 E Chestnut St
Louisville, KY 40202
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University of Louisville Hospital
530 S Jackson St
Louisville, KY 40202
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