Dr. Joseph Barker, MD

Dr. Joseph Barker, MD

Hospice & Palliative Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 58
(16)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Joseph Barker, MD is a hospice & palliative medicine doctor who practices in Newland, NC. He is 58 years old and has been practicing for 32 years. Dr. Barker is affiliated with Charles A. Cannon Jr. Memorial Hospital.

2139 Linville Falls Hwy

Newland, NC 28657

Contact Information

(828) 733-0270

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana

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Dr. Barker's Experience

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Dr. Barker's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Hospice & Palliative Medicine
  • Board certified in Hospice Care and Palliative Medicine and Internal Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Hospice & Palliative Medicine
2

Board Certifications

  • Hospice Care and Palliative Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for North Carolina.

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

  • University Of Tennessee Health Science Center College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Barker has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Barker's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Barker to family and friends
4.4
based on 16 total reviews
Dr. Barker's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
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Dr. Barker accepts 4 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Barker has admitting privileges

Charles A. Cannon Jr. Memorial Hospital
434 Hospital Drive
Linville, NC 28646
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