Dr. Victor Barnica, MD

Dr. Victor Barnica, MD

Colon & Rectal Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 37
Dr. Victor Barnica, MD is a colon & rectal surgery specialist in Las Cruces, NM and has been practicing for 2 years. He graduated from Upaep in 2004 and specializes in colon & rectal surgery.

2530 S Telshor Blvd Ste 103

Las Cruces, NM 88011

Contact Information

(575) 556-6400

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
  • 11 More

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Top Care Areas

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very high
more than 91% of peers
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
more than 37% of peers
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
more than 30% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

6  Conditions Treated

20  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer Screening
  • Fistula Repair
  • Hemorrhoid Banding
  • Hemorrhoid Removal
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incontinence Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Colectomy
  • Laparoscopic Colon Surgery for Cancer and Diverticular Disease
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Prolapse Repair
  • Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
  • Strictureplasty for Crohn's Disease
  • Surgical Treatment for Constipation
  • Therapeutic Colonoscopy

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Upaep
    Medical School | Graduated 2004
  • Mercy Catholic Mc
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2014
  • Siu School Of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2016
  • Temple & Fox Chase
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2015

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Barnica's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Barnica to family and friends
9 total reviews (8 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

  • 5
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  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Barnica'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 (8)

He is an amazing doctor and his level of care is the best. He really care about his patients .
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Dr. Victor Barnica is a fantastic surgeon. He is a kind and humble man very willing to spend as much time with you as necessary. Don't let his age fool you he is incredibly knowledgeable. Honestly, he is the best doctor I have ever dealt with and I would consider him a dear friend.
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He was able to solve my problem after having seen another doctor for 7 years with no results. Probem solved in less than a month. His bedside manor was great. I felt he really cared avbout my problem.
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Dr. Barnica is a highly trained, excellent surgeon with a caring & compassionate bedside manner. He takes the time to answer questions and ensure that the patient understands their condition and treatment options. He is not afraid to tell a patient that they need to wait in order to determine the...more
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I first met Dr. Barnica in the ER at MMC, he was very thorough, professional and polite. I left the hospital 48 hours later, minus a bad gall bladder, but knowing a Doctor I would return to without hesitation.
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