Dr. Helen Barold, MD

Dr. Helen Barold, MD

Cardiology  ·  
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Age 53
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Dr. Helen Barold, MD is a cardiology specialist in Washington, DC and has been practicing for 20 years. She graduated from UMDNJ/Som in 1991 and specializes in cardiology and clinical cardiac electrophysiology.

4910 Massachusetts Ave NW Ste 302

Washington, DC 20016

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

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Dr. Barold's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Heart Murmur
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Dr. Barold treats Heart Murmur more than 96% of her peers

Dr. Barold treats this condition more than 96% of her peers

Heart Palpitations
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Barold treats Heart Palpitations more than 93% of her peers

Dr. Barold treats this condition more than 93% of her peers

Hypertensive Heart Disease
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Barold treats Hypertensive Heart Disease more than 92% of her peers

Dr. Barold treats this condition more than 92% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. Helen Barold, MD is a cardiology specialist in Washington, DC and has been practicing for 20 years. She graduated from UMDNJ/Som in 1991 and specializes in cardiology and clinical cardiac electrophysiology.

Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

Education

  • Johns Hopkins University School Med
    Residency Hospital
  • Duke University Med Center
    Residency Hospital
  • 1998
    Duke University Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital
    1998
  • 1992
    The Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    1992
  • 1991
    UMDNJ/Som
    Medical School
    1991
  • 1987
    Brown University / Alpert Medical School
    Undergraduate School
    1987

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1 Star
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The best cardiologist I’ve ever had (and I’ve had quite a few). She is board certified in both cardiology and electrophysiology, a great plus if you have rhythm isded. All equipment is in her office including echocardiogram. She has helped me as no other cardiologist or internist has, my husband...Read More
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I was sent to her specifically to be evaluated for my illness. She did some quick tests and told me I just needed to drink more water. I found to to be rude and dismissive, with an awful bedside manner. The visit alone was an unpleasant experience. I was later told by my doctor that she didn't even...Read More
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Dr. Barold is an truly outstanding physician. She is deeply intelligent and has wonderful judgment. I had very serious onset of afib and received the very best of care.
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Dr. Barold is an extremely competent doctor who is thoroughly on top of her field. She explains her diagnoses clearly and simply and makes sure her patients fully understand what they need to. Top notch.
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Dr. Barold lacks empathy and "good bedside manners.". Has no interest in collaborating with other doctors to figure out a patient's symptoms. When I was in the hospital and terribly upset, she stepped out of the room instead of stepping forward to reassure me. There have to be many other...Read More
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