Dr. Michael Barber, MD

Dr. Michael Barber, MD

Psychiatry  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 47
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Dr. Michael Barber, MD is a psychiatry specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from Boston Univ Sch Of Med in 1998 and specializes in psychiatry.

2180 North Loop W Ste 450

Houston, TX 77018

Contact Information

(832) 384-1560

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Humana Health Plan of Texas
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Emotional Disturbances of Childhood and Adolescence
very high
more than 92% of peers
Psychiatric Diseases
very high
more than 92% of peers
Marijuana Addiction
very high
more than 91% of peers

Dr. Barber'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.

1  Specialties

  • Psychiatry

1  Board Certifications

  • Psychiatry
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

45  Conditions Treated

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Alcohol-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
  • Amphetamine and Other Psychostimulant Dependence
  • Antisocial Personality Disorder
  • Anxiety
  • Autism
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality Disorder
  • Cocaine Addiction
  • Combination Drug Dependence
  • Confusion
  • Delusional Disorder
  • Drug and Alcohol Dependence
  • Drug-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Emotional Disturbances of Childhood and Adolescence
  • Hallucinogen Dependence
  • Homicidal Ideation
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Mania
  • Marijuana Addiction
  • Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Amphetamine or Related Acting Sympathomimetic Abuse
  • Nondependent Antidepressant Abuse
  • Nondependent Cocaine Abuse
  • Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Hallucinogen Abuse
  • Nondependent Marijuana Abuse
  • Nondependent Opioid Abuse
  • Nondependent Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Abuse
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Opioid Dependence
  • Personality Disorders
  • Postpartum Depression
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Psychosis
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Dependence
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Tobacco Use Disorder
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3  Procedures

  • Electroconvulsive Therapy (ECT)
  • Group Psychotherapy
  • Psychiatric Evaluation

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

  • Boston Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1998
  • Baylor College Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Barber has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Barber's Reviews

2.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Barber to family and friends
19 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (19)

  • 5
    (5)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (13)

Dr. Barber's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    FAIR
  • Answers questions

    FAIR
  • Time well spent

    FAIR

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

I saw a nurse practitioner who worked under Dr. Barber. I actually liked the nurse practitioner, but then one day, she made a typo on one of my prescriptions, and neither Dr. Barber, or this other nurse who manages prescriptions could be bothered to respond to the SEVERAL voicemails my pharmacy...more
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I have been seeing Dr. Barber for a few years now and I am extremely satisfied with the way he takes care of me. He listens to me and values my opinion. The office visits typically take under 30 minutes which I am happy because I have a very busy schedule. He has helped me to manage my...more
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Dr. Barber is one of the first psychiatrists that really listened to me. He explained a scientific reason behind the issues I was experiencing with my meds, taking my input into account, and prescribed meds that have helped me tremendously. I have been level for about two years now, and I feel...more
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My daughter was a patient of Dr. Barber and in the beginning we had no issues. Now it's been a nightmare because we've had issues getting her meds and at first I believed it was the insurance company that was the problem but Dr. Barber simply would not return the pharmacy's calls to verify the...more
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Dr. Barber was my inpatient doctor at Cypress Creek Hospital. He barely talks. He never explained why he increased my dosages. He doesn't accept patient input, which is extremely odd considering his job. At the hospital, he avoided me on numerous occasions - not even meeting with me as he is paid...more
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