Dr. James Barna, MD

Dr. James Barna, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 60
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Dr. James Barna, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Clearwater, FL and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from Albert Einstein College Of Medicine Of Yeshiva University in 1985 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat, sleep medicine, and more.

3190 N McMullen Booth Rd Ste 100

Clearwater, FL 33761

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • AvMed
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Careplus
  • Cigna
  • Compassionate Care Network (CCN)
  • Coventry Health Care
  • 9 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Earwax Buildup
very high
more than 99% of peers
Ear Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Allergic Reaction
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Barna's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

3  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
  • Sleep Medicine
  • Sleep Medicine Otolaryngology

2  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*
  • Sleep Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

71  Conditions Treated

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29  Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Cochlear Implant Insertion
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision or Destruction of Dentoalveolar Lesion or Tumor
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lip, Excision or Resection
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction

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

  • Manhattanville College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Albert Einstein College Of Medicine Of Yeshiva University
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Albert Einstein College Of Medicine/Montefiore Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Medical College Of Virginia Hospitals
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Barna has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Barna's Reviews

2.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Barna to family and friends
17 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (8)

Dr. Barna's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

I had an appointment to have my ears checked for a hearing aid. I was pressured to sign a release for an endoscopy before being seen. I waited for more than an hour past my scheduled appointment. No reason was given for the delay. I finally left without ever having seen the doctor.
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Dr Barna jumps to the most extreme form of treatment for resolution of medical problem before exhausting lesser treatment modalities
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Dr. Barna has been a lifesaver for me. I have been working with him for the last 9 months on diagnosing problems I have had with recurrent mouth sores. He was smart enough to order me to stop all medications to try to find out what the cause of my problem was and turns out one of the causes was a...more
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