Dr. Lawrence Barr, MD

Dr. Lawrence Barr, MD

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Interventional Cardiology  |  
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65 y/o
(4)

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Dr. Lawrence Barr, MD is an interventional cardiology specialist in Elmhurst, IL and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from Wayne State University School of Medicine in 1979 and specializes in interventional cardiology.

Midwest Heart Specialists

133 E Brush Hill Rd Ste 202

Elmhurst, IL 60126
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Priority Health

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Top Care Areas

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

Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
more than 98% of peers
Heart Disease
very high
more than 96% of peers
Vascular Disease
very high
more than 95% of peers

Dr. Barr'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.

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Barr "Dr. Lawrence Barr graduated with honors from Wayne State University College of Pharmacy and received his medical degree from Wayne State University College of Medicine in Detroit. He continued his medical training with an internship and a residency at William Beaumont Hospital in Royal Oak, Michigan and with fellowships in cardiovascular diseases and interventional cardiology at Northwestern University Medical Center. He is the Medical Director of the Midwest Heart Research Foundation. Dr. Barr is board certified in internal medicine and cardiovascular diseases."
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Specialties

  • Interventional Cardiology
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Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Septal Defect
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

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

  • Wayne State University School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • Beaumont Hospital Royal Oak
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Beaumont Hospital Royal Oak
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Northwestern Center Feinberg School of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Barr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Barr does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Barr and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Elmhurst Memorial Hospital

is a Recipient of a Healthgrades Excellence Award
Coronary Intervention Excellence Award

Hospital Quality Award

Dr. Barr is on the medical staff at our top-rated hospital.

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Dr. Barr's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Barr to family and friends
5.0
based on 4 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

  • 5
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  • 4
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Dr. Barr'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
10 to 15 minutes

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