Dr. Wade Barker, MD

Dr. Wade Barker, MD

Bariatric Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 53
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Dr. Wade Barker, MD is a bariatric surgery specialist in Dallas, TX and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center School of Medicine in 1991 and specializes in bariatric surgery.

12222 N Central Expy Ste 300

Dallas, TX 75243

Contact Information

(888) 663-3722

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • Centene
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Choice
  • 21 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Esophageal Surgery
normal
more than 47% of peers
Obesity
normal
more than 31% of peers
Hypertension
normal
more than 5% of peers

Dr. Barker'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Barker "If you're overweight, there are a number of reasons to talk with Barker Bariatric Center about your weight loss options. Improved health, better self-esteem, a better life for you and your loved ones. So contact us today and tell us, what's your one reason?"

1  Specialties

  • Bariatric Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

2  Conditions Treated

7  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

1 Board Action
  • Professional Misconduct (12/6/2013)
    Action Taken: Agreed Order with Terms and Conditions
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Texas

Education

  • Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • University Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Texas Tech Universities
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Barker has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Barker has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Barker's Reviews

3.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Barker to family and friends
20 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (20)

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

Dr. Barker's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Nice guy very nice staff but because it is elective surgery, the office is not run like a normal clinic. I found no one knew what the other was doing. My original contact person quit and no one picked up her email to see what she was getting and I slipped through the cracks for a couple of...more
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