Dr. John Barker, MD

Orthopedic Spine Surgery •  Male • Age 51

  
Accepting new patients

Dr. John Barker, MD is a Orthopedic Spine Surgery Specialist in Lone Tree, CO. He is affiliated with medical facilities Sky Ridge Medical Center and The Medical Center of Aurora. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Barker to book an appointment.


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Rocky Mountain Spine Clinic, PC

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(303) 225-8120
Rocky Mountain Spine Clinic10103 Ridgegate Pkwy Ste 306 Lone Tree, CO 80124
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Hello, Dr. Barker is a highly skilled professional, he did a posterior fusion of C1 and C2 to repair my broken neck. I am a 62 year old man and this was the second broken neck I've suffered, the 1st was 42 years prior. I think Dr. Barker did a good job considering my age, and the injury was left untreated 7 months before I found Dr. Barker. It has been over 10 months since the surgery and I am still improving as the spinal cord is slow to heal. Injury unsurvivable without surgery.
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Tommy Wigington in Simla, CO – Jan 04, 2019
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Dr. Barker listened well, was patient, explained the what/why of things really well so that I could understand. I had a successful surgery with rods/screws & fusion from T11 to my tailbone. The incision was perfectly straight down my back. After surgery, he still was very personable, caring, had concern, patience, treated me well, & had great patient interaction. After visiting with him, I was always left feeling confident & calm about my situation, surgery & progress.
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Peggy in R. – Jan 03, 2018
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If I could give Dr. Barker a 10+ it would be well deserved. I was referred to Dr. Barker after 2 very bad neck and back spine surgery experiences from an out of state spine surgery center. He is very attentive in listening to my issues and concerns, and his knowledge and experience is what makes me feel so confident and trusting in his medical services for my spine needs. Thank You Dr. Barker. Also, his staff at the Aurora office are amazing people to deal with. Thank you to all of you as well
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Cindy Mostek in Aurora, CO – May 05, 2017
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I had a back surgery (L4,L5 ) which Dr. Barker performed on my back. when I visited him the first time, I couldn't even stand on my feet because of my pain. I was miserable. My surgery went great. after a week all my pain went away and I am walking. Dr. Barker not only is a competent surgeon, he is also humble and a great person. I am so proud to have such a wonderful Dr. in our community. My hat off you John !! Thank You and appreciate my surgery well done. Mathew Kargarzadeh
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Mathew Kargarzadeh in Castle Rock – Apr 04, 2017
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I was in a car accident in October that resulted in two herniated discs and severe stenosis of my spinal cord in my cervical spine. Dr. Barker diagnosed and treated my injury with honesty and compassion. He answered every one of my questions and offered a second opinion. I felt prepared and taken care of for the biggest surgery of my life. Everything went exactly as he said it would. A month later the pain in my neck is decreasing and my scar fades each day. Very professional and great doctor!
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Mia in Denver, CO – Jan 24, 2017
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I've been seeing Dr. Barker for over 5 years. He is always courteous, friendly, knowledge and straightforward.
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Hkm26 in Pueblo, CO – Sep 30, 2016
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Dr. Barker accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Whole Health Colorado Front Range
American Republic
Anthem
Pathway X Bronze Direct CACA IN HIX
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Commercial Insurance Company
Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
MedHealthInsurance
Medicaid
Medico
Meritain Health
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare
Worker's Compensation
Worker's Compensation WC

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No malpractice claims found for Colorado
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Barker's conditions and procedures:

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Injuries
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cervical Disc Replacement
  • Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Disc Replacement
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Hand Conditions
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Procedure
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Kyphoplasty, Percutaneous
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Limb Cramp
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Disc Replacement
  • Lumbar Laminectomy
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Lupus
  • Myelopathy
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Neck Strain (incl. Whiplash Injury)
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Neuroplasty
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Percutaneous Vertebroplasty
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spinal Compression Fracture
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Disorders
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Rigidity
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Steroid Injection
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Trigger Finger
  • Trigger Point Injection

About Me

Biography

Dr. John Barker, MD is a Orthopedic Spine Surgery Specialist in Lone Tree, CO. He is affiliated with medical facilities Sky Ridge Medical Center and The Medical Center of Aurora. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Barker to book an appointment.

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

Rocky Mountain Spine Clinic
Fellowship Hospital
Southern Illinois University School Of Medicine
Residency Hospital

Awards

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Sky Ridge Medical Center

Lone Tree, CO

75% Patient experience rating, 6% higher than the national average

  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019)
  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)

The Medical Center of Aurora

Aurora, CO

72% Patient experience rating, 3% higher than the national average

  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020)