Dr. Elena Barnes, MD

Dr. Elena Barnes, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 44
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Dr. Elena Barnes, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Melbourne, FL and has been practicing for 21 years. She graduated from Yaroslavl State Medical Academy in 1997 and specializes in rheumatology.

205 E Nasa Blvd Ste 200

Melbourne, FL 32901

Contact Information

(321) 676-6322

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • CoreSource
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
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Osteoporosis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Fibromyalgia
very high
more than 99% of peers
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Rheumatology

2  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Rheumatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

58  Conditions Treated

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6  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • Yaroslavl State Medical Academy
    Medical School | Graduated 1997

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Barnes has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Russian

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Dr. Barnes' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Barnes

4.2

Based on 48 reviews

5 Stars
75%
(36)
4 Stars
4.166666666666667%
(2)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
6.25%
(3)
1 Star
14.583333333333334%
(7)

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Dr Barnes is A1 in my book. Had excruciating joint pain. Saw other Docs who wanted to prescribe pain drugs. Hated the drugs. After seeing Dr Barnes 2 min she diagnosed high uric acid levels and after 2 wks of allopurinol (non pain med) pain was reduced to almost nothing. She is a specialist and...Read More
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Rick K in Viera, FL – Jun 05, 2018
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I never saw the doctor because they wanted to "see my records before they decide to take me as a patient"! I asked, so there's a chance you wont take me after you review my records, they responded, "yes" I said good bye! that is unacceptable!
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May 15, 2018
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Horrible Experience. I was calling to schedule a new patient appt and spoke with the rudest scheduling person. First she tells me all the diagnoses that the Dr. doesn't accept. Then says no appt will be scheduled until they receive my medical records and determine IF they will accept me as a...Read More
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Rockledge, FL – Mar 18, 2018
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waited 3 months for a appointment, I got lost and couldn't find the suite. I was 20 mins late I was put down as a NO Show. I am on Oxygen , no handicap parking. Go over to reschedule a new appointment because I was already put down as a No show. Becky the receptionist had a very bad attitude was...Read More
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Melbourne, FL – Aug 11, 2017
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By all accounts, Dr Barnes s an excellent rheumatologist. However, Health Grades has listed her in their internal medicine category. Most physicians that are certified in internal medicine are primary care physician. But Dr Barnes doesn't accept patients for primary care. Health Grades should...Read More
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Satellite Beach, FL – Jun 21, 2017
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