Dr. Lawrence A. Barr, MD

Dr. Lawrence A. Barr, MD

Interventional Cardiology | Male | 63 years old

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.Read more

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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.Read more

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Dr. Barr's Care Philosophy

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.

Dr. Barr's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  •  Specializes in Interventional Cardiology
  •  Board certified in Cardiovascular Disease and Internal Medicine
  •  No malpractice claims found
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine

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
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

Education

  • Medical School
    Wayne State University School of Medicine

    Graduated in 1979

  • Internship Hospital
    Beaumont Hospital Royal Oak

    Completed in 1980

  • Residency Hospital
    Beaumont Hospital Royal Oak

    Completed in 1982

  • Fellowship Hospital
    Northwestern Center Feinberg School of Medicine

    Completed in 1985

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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Specialties

  • Interventional Cardiology

Procedures Performed

  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography