Dr. Michael J. Barker, MD

Dr. Michael J. Barker, MD

General Surgery | Male | 44 years old

Dr. Barker’s 16-year military career includes service with the Marine Corps, aboard the aircraft carrier USS ENTERPRISE, and deployments to the Mediterranean Sea, Europe, Africa, the Persian Gulf, and Afghanistan. He was most recently assigned to the Naval Medical Center in Portsmouth, Virginia, where he served as the Director of the Bariatric Surgery Program. He is board certified in General Surgery, and is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. He is also an active member of the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery and the Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopy Surgeons.Read more

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He is super intentive and caring….. Talks to make his patients understand…… His other staff don't return calls….. Honestly don't much the procedures…. I am second from going to another place because of his staff not because of him…..
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Dr. Barker’s 16-year military career includes service with the Marine Corps, aboard the aircraft carrier USS ENTERPRISE, and deployments to the Mediterranean Sea, Europe, Africa, the Persian Gulf, and Afghanistan. He was most recently assigned to the Naval Medical Center in Portsmouth, Virginia, where he served as the Director of the Bariatric Surgery Program. He is board certified in General Surgery, and is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. He is also an active member of the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery and the Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopy Surgeons.

Dr. Barker says...

Dr. Barker specializes in the minimally invasive treatment of obesity and a wide range of other surgical issues including hernias, esophageal reflux, diverticulitis, colon cancer, and diseases of the gallbladder, stomach, spleen, pancreas, adrenal gland, esophagus, and small intestine.

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 General Surgery
  •  Board certified in General Surgery
  •  No malpractice claims found
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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  • General Surgery

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Education

  • Medical School
    State University Of New York Medical School At Brooklyn

    Graduated in 1998

  • Internship Hospital
    United States Naval Academy
  • Residency Hospital
    Naval Medical Center At Portsmouth Va

    Completed in 2005

  • Fellowship Hospital
    Brody School Of Medicine At East Carolina University

    Completed in 2007

  • Undergraduate School
    United States Naval Academy At Maryland

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  • English

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Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Bariatric Surgery

Procedures Performed

  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure