Dr. Edward Barns, MD

Dr. Edward Barns, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  |  
Male  |  
Age 58
(8)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Edward Barns, MD is an ear, nose, and throat doctor who practices in Osage Beach, MO. He is 58 years old and has been practicing for 30 years.

1029 Nichols Rd Ste 301

Osage Beach, MO 65065

Contact Information

(573) 302-2864

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Missouri
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Oklahoma
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • 15 More

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Top Care Areas

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Ear Disorders
high
more than 87% of peers
Chronic Sinusitis
high
more than 86% of peers
Laryngitis
normal
more than 84% of peers

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Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
  • Allergy
  • Audiology
  • Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
1

Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*
69

Conditions Treated

  • Acute Laryngitis
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Acute Tonsillitis
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Allergies
  • Animal Allergies
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Nose
  • Bronchitis
  • Cancer
  • Chronic Laryngitis
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Chronic Tonsillitis
  • Conductive Hearing Loss
  • Deafness
  • Deviated Septum
  • Dizziness
  • Dysphagia
  • Ear Ache
  • Ear Disorders
  • Ear Infection
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
  • Facial Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
  • Headache
  • Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
  • Laryngeal Cancer
  • Laryngitis
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Lip Cancer
  • Maxillary and Malar Fractures
  • Nasal Obstruction
  • Nosebleed
  • Oral Cancer
  • Orbital Fracture
  • Outer Ear Infection
  • Perforated Eardrum
  • Pharyngitis
  • Pollen Allergy
  • Postnasal Drip
  • Salivary Gland Cancer
  • Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
  • Sinus Disorders
  • Sinusitis
  • Skin Infections
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Sore Throat
  • TMJ
  • Throat Cancer (Hypopharyngeal)
  • Throat Cancer (Oropharyngeal)
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Tinnitus
  • Tongue Cancer
  • Tonsil Cancer
  • Tonsillitis
  • Vertigo
  • Vocal Cord Nodule
  • Vocal Cord Paralysis
  • Vocal Cord Polyp

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Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Allergy Shots
  • Allergy Skin Testing
  • Allergy Testing
  • Allergy Treatment
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Cochlear Implant Insertion
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Missouri.

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

  • University of Kansas / Main Campus
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University of Kansas / School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • U Okla Hlth Scis Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • U Okla Hlth Scis Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Barns has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Barns' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Barns to family and friends
4.0
based on 8 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

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

Dr. Barns' Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

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

Patient Comments (3)

Osage Beach, MO |
Do no go to this doctor. After doing quite a bit of research I attempted to explain an issue I am having with my rhematoid arthritis and it's effect on my inner ear. He had no interest in listened to what I had to say or researching it further for me. He dismissed what I attempted to discuss and...more
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in Camdenton, mo |
Dr. Barns is amazing. He actually sits down with you and listens to your concerns. Then comes up with a treatment plan and really explains himself and the logic behind his plan. He communicates very well with my primary physician and I wouldn't go anywhere else. His staff is so friendly and his...more
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in Enid, Oklahoma |
He is the best! Always got me well when I had a sinus infection. Great manner. Caring. Enid missed him.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Barns accepts 24 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Missouri
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Oklahoma
    Blue Choice
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Oklahoma
    Coventry Health Care of Oklahoma HMO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
    GEHA
  • Group Health Cooperative
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Medicaid
  • Medicaid of Missouri
  • Missouri Care
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Tricare
    TriCare for Life
  • Triwest
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare
  • Universal American

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Hospitals where Dr. Barns has admitting privileges

Lake Regional Health System
54 Hospital Dr
Osage Beach, MO 65065
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