Dr. Luis Barbe, MD

Dr. Luis Barbe, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 72
Dr. Luis Barbe, MD is a general surgery specialist in Roseville, MI and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from Cayetano Heredia U Peruana in 1970 and specializes in general surgery and colon & rectal surgery.

25990 Kelly Rd Ste 1

Roseville, MI 48066

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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Colon and Rectal Surgery
very high
more than 97% of peers
very high
more than 97% of peers
Abdominal Disorders
very high
more than 97% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Colon & Rectal Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Colon & Rectal Surgery*
  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

22  Conditions Treated

21  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Paracentesis
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Cayetano Heredia U Peruana
    Medical School | Graduated 1970
  • Beaumont Hospital Grosse Pointe
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1971
  • Henry Ford Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1974
  • Jackson Meml Hosp-U Miami
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1973
  • St Johns Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1976
  • Ferguson Hosp
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1977

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Barbe has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Barbe's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Barbe to family and friends
14 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
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  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Barbe's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

With complaints of only MINOR discomfort but quite irritating I was told I had a rectal prolapse and given a stapling. I was 33. It is now 2 years later and after 2 corrective measures, by him as well, I can never use the bathroom properly. I cannot pass a bowel without great strain and sometimes...more
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Dr barbe is retiring and he will definitely be missed...he's is one of the best surgeons in his field, he's honest and caring and he gave his patients good care , he took the time to listen and you just can't find that anymore....definitely big shoes to fill...
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This physician treated my condition with an excessive amount of unnecessary surgical procedures, that I have since found out are not the standard of care. I am scarred emotionally and physically. Still considering a law suit for malpractice. He is arrogant and does not listen to your concerns. I...more
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I would totally recommend Dr. Barbe. He was recommended to me by a friend. The doctor absolutely knows what he is talking about and will spend time talking to you about your concerns. I had surgery (hernia) on 1/9/17 and it went flawless. Went to his office for a checkup on the 17th. He checked...more
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Dr. Barbe is an AMAZING surgeon. I was dealing with an issue for years and had basically given up assuming there was no hope. However, after visiting his office & taking his advice to have surgery, it was the absolute best decision EVER! He did a fantastic job!!! Although I'm currently still...more
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