Dr. Jose Barrera, MD

Dr. Jose Barrera, MD

Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery  ·  
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Age 47
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Dr. Jose Barrera, MD is a facial plastic & reconstructive surgery specialist in San Antonio, TX and has been practicing for 10 years. He graduated from University of Colorado Health Science Center in 1998 and specializes in facial plastic & reconstructive surgery, sleep medicine, and more.Read his story

14603 Huebner Rd Ste 101

San Antonio, TX 78230

Contact Information

(210) 468-5426

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Wells Fargo Insurance

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Top Care Areas

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Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
very high
more than 96% of peers
Sleep Disorders
very high
more than 95% of peers
Sleep Apnea
very high
more than 94% of peers

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Dr. Barrera's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Barrera "Dr. Jose Barrera is a triple board certified Otolaryngologist (Ear, Nose, and Throat), Sleep Medicine, and Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon. He received his Bachelor's degree in Biochemistry graduating with military distinction from the U.S. Air Force Academy. He attended the University of Colorado School of Medicine and completed a research fellowship in translational genomics. Dr. Barrera received his surgical training as a general surgery intern at Exempla Saint Joseph Hospital in Denver, Colorado and was awarded the Outstanding Intern of the Year Award. He completed an Otolaryngology-Head and Neck residency at the University of Colorado. Dr. Barrera served with the US Air Force in Japan and was awarded the Air Force's Top Clinical Research Award and the Pacific Surgeon of the Year award. He has also earned the 56th Annual Flemming Award for exemplary contribution to the Federal Government in Scientific Research. Dr. Barrera completed two surgical fellowships in Sleep Surgery and in Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at Stanford University. Dr. Barrera served as the Chairman of Otolaryngology and Chief of Facial Plastic Surgery at both the San Antonio Military Medical Center and Wilford Hall Medical Center. He is currently in private practice in San Antonio at Texas Facial Plastic Surgery and ENT."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Barrera "My desire is for patients to enjoy life as a gift. We are born with youthfulness, energy, and vigor. My desire is to return this gift to my patients. It is truly a privilege to work with my family, colleagues, and patients in achieving these aims. I will use my training and giftedness as a triple board certified specialist in Otolaryngology-head and neck surgery, Sleep Medicine, and Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery to balance functional needs with aesthetic harmony."

3  Specialties

  • Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
  • Sleep Medicine

3  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*
  • Plastic Surgery & Facial Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
  • Sleep Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

34  Conditions Treated

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30  Procedures

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

  • United States Air Force Academy
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1994
  • University of Colorado Health Science Center
    Medical School | Graduated 1998
  • Exempla-St Joseph Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1999
  • University of Colorado Health Sciences Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2003
  • Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2008
  • Stanford Univ School of Med
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2008
  • Stanford University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2007

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Barrera has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Barrera's Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Barrera to family and friends
48 total reviews (40 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (48)

  • 5
    (44)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Barrera's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT
Dr. Barrera Says:
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Thank you for your feedback and response. Texas Facial Plastic Surgery and ENT aims to provide outstanding customer service and a comfortable patient experience. We look forward to seeing you back in our clinic. 

Sincerely,

Dr. Jose Barrera, MD

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Patient Comments (40)

Dr Barrera’s demeanor made me feel very comfortable & sure that I had gone to the right Doctor for my problem . I know he will do what is best for me
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Compassionate, competent, amazing Doctor. Dr Barrera takes the time you need to feel comfortable. He is a rare surgeon...HIGHLY skilled yet humble. Performed major facial reconstruction due to cancer with amazing skill. One surgery down and two more to go, but already confident about results. Have...more
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Very friendly staff and felt welcoming before, thru, and after procedure.
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Very professional. Great experience!
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The entire experience from making the appointment till I walked out the door was exceptional. Dr. Barrera and his staff are all very friendly, knowledgeable and competent. I’m very pleased with my results and I highly recommend Dr. Barrera to anyone considering having any work done.
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