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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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Florida
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. Barnes' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Osteoporosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Barnes treats Osteoporosis more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Barnes treats this condition more than 100% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Deficiency-Induced Osteoporosis
  • Disuse Osteoporosis
  • Drug-Induced Osteoporosis
  • Hyperthyroid Osteoporosis
  • Idiopathic Osteoporosis
  • Juvenile Osteoporosis
  • Osteoporosis Related to Cancer
  • Postmenopausal Osteoporosis
  • Pregnancy-Associated Osteoporosis
  • Primary Osteoporosis
  • Secondary Osteoporosis
  • Senile Osteoporosis
  • Transient Osteoporosis of Hip
Fibromyalgia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Barnes treats Fibromyalgia more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Barnes treats this condition more than 100% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Deposition Disease-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Epstein Barr Virus-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Major Depressive Disorder-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Primary Fibromyalgia
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Secondary Fibromyalgia
  • Sleep Disturbance-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Tension Myositis-Related Fibromyalgia
Arthritis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Barnes treats Arthritis more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Barnes treats this condition more than 100% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Gout
  • Allergic Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Ankle
  • Arthritis of the Finger
  • Arthritis of the Foot
  • Arthritis of the Hand
  • Arthritis of the Midfoot
  • Arthritis of the Neck
  • Arthritis of the Shoulder
  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Arthritis of the Toe
  • Arthritis of the Wrist
  • Crystalline Arthritis
  • Gout
  • Hip Arthritis
  • Infectious Arthritis
  • Juvenile Gout
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle
  • Osteoarthritis of Elbow
  • Osteoarthritis of Finger Joint
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteoarthritis of Toe
  • Osteoarthritis of Wrist
  • Post-Traumatic Arthritis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Seronegative Arthritis
  • Spondylarthritis
  • Wear & Tear Arthritis

Dr. Barnes' conditions and procedures:

Ankylosing Spondylitis
Arthritis
Autoimmune Diseases
Bleeding Disorders
Bone Disorders
Bursitis
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Chondrocalcinosis
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
Degenerative Disc Disease
Elbow Injuries
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Gout
Hand Conditions
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Joint Pain
Knee Disorders
Limb Cramp
Limb Pain
Low Back Pain
Lupus
Malaise and Fatigue
Muscle Weakness
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hands
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Peripheral Nerve Block
Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
Polymyositis
Psoriatic Arthritis
Pulmonary Disease
Raynaud's Disease
Reiter's Syndrome (Reactive Arthritis)
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Sarcoidosis
Shoulder Disorders
Sjögren's Syndrome
Spine Disorders
Spondylitis
Steroid Injection
Systemic Sclerosis
Temporal Arteritis
Trigger Finger
Trigger Point Injection
Vascular Disease
Vasculitis
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
Wegener's Granulomatosis

About Me

Biography

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.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology

Education

  • 1997
    Yaroslavl State Medical Academy
    Medical School
    1997

Languages

  • Russian
  • English

Awards

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%
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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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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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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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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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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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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Assurant Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
Blue Care HMO
BlueDental Choice
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
CoreSource
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Golden Rule
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
Humana
Medical Mutual of Ohio
Meritain Health
MVP Health Care
POMCO Group
Tricare
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare

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Viera Hospital

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