Dr. David Barnett, MD

Dr. David Barnett, MD

Neurosurgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 54
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. David Barnett, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Dallas, TX and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from University Of Texas Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas in 1989 and specializes in neurosurgery.

3600 Gaston Ave Ste 907

Dallas, TX 75246

Contact Information

(214) 823-2052

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Galaxy Health Network
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Health Net
  • 5 More

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Top Care Areas


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

Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Spinal Fusion
very high
more than 99% of peers
Herniated Disc Surgery
very high
more than 97% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Barnett "As a Neurosurgeon, I understand the stress and frustrations of patients with neurological or spine conditions and strive to provide them with individualized treatments that address their concerns and meet their needs. During a visit, patients should expect to be thoroughly counseled regarding the natural course of their condition and the risks and benefits of the options that are available to them in straightforward terms."


  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

Conditions Treated


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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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.


  • Texas Tech University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1985
  • University Of Texas Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • Emory University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Emory University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1996

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Barnett has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Barnett's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Barnett to family and friends
based on 72 total reviews (18 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (72)

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Dr. Barnett's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (18)

in Duncanville, TX
A++! Dr. Barnett is a true professional in every respect. I am 70-yoa with past spinal, hip and shoulder surgeries as far back as 1984. I had been suffering from a severe Spinal Stenosis condition for yrs. It now has been 10 wks and the condition following surgery has been practically eliminated....more
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in Mesquite
My experience was excellent! From the answering of the phone by the receptionist, to the nurses, the PA's, and especially Dr. Barnett, all phases of evaluation, diagnoses and treatment were provided with genuine care. My recovery after C6-7 fusion was totally uneventful and followed what I was...more
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in Plano, TX
Dr. Barnett preformed cervical fusion of my C5,C6 & C7 vertebrae. He was very easy to talk to and explained the procedure and made sure that my wife and I understood what was going to happen and what to expect after. I felt very comfortable in his care, so much so that decided to have the procedure...more
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in San Antonio, TX
Dr. Barnett and his staff are outstanding! The level of expertise, professionalism and attention to detail is first class. The best of the best for sure! Blessed and thankful!
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in Paris, TX
I was extremely impressed with Dr. Barnett. For someone with his credentials to be as kind and caring is a rare quality. He had a genuine concern for me and the questions I had and spent a lot of time explaining my options and procedure. I would not hesitate to recommend Dr Barnett to anyone...more
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