Dr. Frederick Barr III, MD

Dr. Frederick Barr III, MD

Oncology  |  
Male  |  
Age 69
(22)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Frederick Barr III, MD is an oncology specialist in Chevy Chase, MD and has been practicing for 43 years. He graduated from Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine in 1975 and specializes in oncology, medical oncology, and more.Read his story

5454 Wisconsin Ave Ste 1300

Chevy Chase, MD 20815

Contact Information

(202) 243-0101

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Breast Diseases
very high
more than 95% of peers
Cancer
high
more than 84% of peers
Breast Cancer
normal
more than 72% of peers

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Dr. Barr III's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Barr III "Dr. Frederick Barr specializes in medical oncology and is board certified. He received his medical degree from Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine. He completed his internal medicine residency at Northwestern Memorial Hospital. Medical Education: Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine Residency: Northwestern Memorial Hospital Board Certifications: Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology Languages Spoken: English "
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Specialties

  • Oncology
  • Hematology
  • Medical Oncology
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Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Medical Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

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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

  • Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1975
  • Northwestern Memorial Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Barr III has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Barr III's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Barr III to family and friends
3.8
based on 22 total reviews (6 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (22)

  • 5
    (14)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Barr III's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
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

Patient Comments (6)

Dr. Barr takes time with patients. He makes calls to other doctors to set up appointments for his patients. Going through cancer is awful, Dr. Barr is very supportive.
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Dr. Barr has been caring for me for over ten years. He is knowledgeable, kind, warm and looks at the whole picture, not just a diagnostic number.
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Dr Barr is the best dr you can find. He is human and not pretentious. He cares not only for his patients but their families too. He is kind and extremely well respected by other doctors.
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After 8 years of going to see Dr. Barr as a primary care doctor, I called this week and was told he no longer sees primary care patients. I was not informed of this in any way, and am really irritated of the complete lack of courtesy to a long standing patient such as myself.
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Dr Barr is great - he spends time with you, carefully explains the tests and exams needed, and really just does a great job of making you feel cared for. However, I had to call back half a dozen times to get test results, which is extremely frustrating! No one wants to have to stress over genetic...more
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