Dr. Frank Barber, MD

Dr. Frank Barber, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 70
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Dr. Frank Barber, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Plano, TX and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from Baylor University in 1973 and specializes in orthopedic surgery, sports medicine orthopedic joint reconstruction, and more.

5228 W Plano Pkwy

Plano, TX 75093

Contact Information

(972) 250-5700

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Knee Arthroscopy
very high
more than 99% of peers
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Runner's Knee
very high
more than 94% of peers

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8  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Adult Orthopedic Surgery
  • Adult Reconstructive Orthopedic Surgery
  • Adult Rehabilitation Orthopedic Surgery
  • Bone & Joint Non-Surgical Orthopedics
  • Orthopedic Arthroscopy
  • Orthopedic Knee Surgery
  • Sports Medicine Orthopedic Joint Reconstruction

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

47  Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Injuries
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Bursitis
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Complex Fractures
  • Compound Fracture
  • Compression Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intra-Articular Fracture
  • Joint Fracture
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Injuries
  • Knee Ligament Injuries
  • Knee Pain
  • Knee Sprain
  • Knee Tendinitis
  • Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Injuries
  • Rotator Cuff Injuries
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spondylosis
  • Sports Injuries of the Knee
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Subacromial Bursitis
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
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21  Procedures

  • Arthroscopic Knee Shaving
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Repair
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Glenoid Labrum Repair
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Cartilage Implantation
  • Knee Cartilage Repair
  • Knee Ligament Reconstruction
  • Knee Osteotomy
  • Knee Surgery
  • Knee Tendon Repair
  • Platelet-Rich Plasma Injection (PRP)
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Reconstruction
  • Shoulder Surgery
  • Sports Medicine Arthoscopy
  • Sports Medicine Related Procedures
  • Sports Medicine Surgery
  • Steroid Injection
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

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.

Education

  • Oklahoma State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Baylor University
    Medical School | Graduated 1973
  • Tripler Army Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1974
  • Tripler Army Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1977
  • Medical Arts Hospital Dallas, Tx
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Barber has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Barber's Reviews

4.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Barber to family and friends
26 total reviews (8 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (26)

  • 5
    (19)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Barber's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
Dr. Barber Says:
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Thank you for taking the time to provide feedback about your experience and allowing me the opportunity to work with you.  I will use this information to continuoulsy improve the patient's overall experience in my practice. 

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Patient Comments (8)

Dr. Barber did a fantastic job on my knee surgery for a torn meniscus. I could tell the difference when I was leaving the hospital. My knee felt great and has continued to feel great. His after care was wonderful and I had a limited need for pain meds except for normal analgesics. My recovery was...more
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Thank you for your kind comments! The entire team gets excited to hear comments like this. Thank you!!

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Dr. Barber did a rotator cuff repair on my right shoulder back in 2012. He did a fabulous job, I followed through with all my physical therapy and almost 6 years later, I am thrilled at the results. I am now having knee problems and have made an appointment with Dr. Barber when I found that he...more
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7/31/2015 Arthroscopic partial meniscectomy on right knee, everything went great, still playing basketball 3x a week, Dr. Barber is a great doctor and a very nice man.
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Hi Michael Thank you so much for sharing your experience. We hope you are feeling great, and better yet that your vertical jump increased :-) Congrat's and thanks again for sharing your experience. John

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Dr. Barber treated me for a fracture. His manner is professional, pleasant, comfortable and caring. His care, during the entire experience, was excellent.
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Thank you so much for sharing your experience! Our goal is to help improve the lives of our patients. I will pass along your feedback to Dr. Barber. Thanks again. John

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Dr. Barber was very caring and did an excellent job on my knee surgery. His staff was great along with the surgery center staff. I would recommend him to any person needing help with knee pain. He also took the time to work with me to put knee replacement as long as possible.
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Hi Dale. We are glad to hear your replacement went well, and trust that you have increased mobility. Thanks again for posting your review and sharing your experience. John

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