Dr. David Barba, MD

Dr. David Barba, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 65
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Dr. David Barba, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in San Diego, CA and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from Keck School Of Medicine Of The Univ Of Southern California in 1979 and specializes in neurosurgery.Read his story

4510 Executive Dr

San Diego, CA 92121

Contact Information

(858) 657-7000

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • LACare
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for California
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. Barba's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Brain Disorders
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Barba treats Brain Disorders more than 84% of his peers

Dr. Barba treats this condition more than 84% of his peers

Brain Surgery
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Barba performs Brain Surgery more than 75% of his peers

Dr. Barba performs this procedure more than 75% of his peers

Spondylosis
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Barba treats Spondylosis more than 71% of his peers

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

Dr. Barba's conditions and procedures:

Acoustic Neuroma
Aneurysm
Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Broken Neck
Cancer
Cauda Equina Syndrome
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chiari's Deformity
Cranial Trauma
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Deep Brain Stimulation
Degenerative Disc Disease
Disc Replacement
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Epilepsy
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Myelopathy
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulation
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fracture Treatment
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Stroke
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thrombosis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

"David Barba, MD, is a board-certified neurosurgeon focusing on surgical treatment of people with epilepsy and movement disorders. While often presumed a last resort, surgery can be performed as a highly effective therapy for epilepsy, movement disor...

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

1988
National Institute Hlth/Natl Institute Neurol&Comm Dis&Stroke
Fellowship Hospital
1986
University Wstrn Ontario Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1985
University Ca
Residency Hospital
1984
Shinshu University
Fellowship Hospital
1980
Los Angeles Co Hospital
Internship Hospital
1979
Keck School Of Medicine Of The Univ Of Southern California
Medical School
1988
1986
1985
1984
1980
1979

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Basic HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Priority Select HMO
Select Plus HMO
Select PPO
Blue Shield of California
Access Plus Savenet
Local Access Plus HMO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
LACare
Molina Healthcare
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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