Dr. David Barrett, MD

Dr. David Barrett, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 62
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Dr. David Barrett, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Grand Rapids, MI and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from Wayne State University School of Medicine in 1983 and specializes in ophthalmology and cataract surgery.

750 E Beltline Ave NE

Grand Rapids, MI 49525

Contact Information

(616) 949-2600

Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Always Care Benefits
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Care Network of Michigan (BCN)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity
  • Coventry Health Care
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Top Care Areas

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

Presbyopia
very high
more than 94% of peers
Cataract
high
more than 87% of peers
Senile Cataracts
high
more than 84% of peers

Dr. Barrett's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

2  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Cataract Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

49  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • Wayne State University School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • Blodgett Meml Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1984
  • UCLA School Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Barrett has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Barrett's Reviews

4.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Barrett to family and friends
39 total reviews (22 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (39)

  • 5
    (38)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Barrett's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Patient Comments (22)

Not at all pleased with Dr. Barrett. Totally changed what he told me he was going to do for cataract surgery and has caused me a great deal of fear and anxiety since. I have not been back to this office in 3 years. Grand Rapids Opthalmology couldn't even get my contact lens prescription right. I...more
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Dr. Barrett is an awesome Dr. I would recommend him to everyone.
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Dr. Barrett is an excellent surgeon! The staff was very caring and made me feel comfortable before surgery. I had cataract issues and he was able to restore my vision to perfection. So thankful. I highly recommend him.
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A great Doctor.
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Dr Barrett and his team were fantastic! I felt well informed and well cared for in each step of the process for my custom Lasix! It went so quickly. I would do it again in a heartbeat. So grateful to have my vision restored!
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