Dr. Willard Barnes, MD

Dr. Willard Barnes, MD

Gynecologic Oncology  ·  
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Age 64
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Dr. Willard Barnes, MD is a gynecologic oncology specialist in Washington, DC and has been practicing for 39 years. He graduated from Univ Of Ms Sch Of Med in 1979 and specializes in gynecologic oncology and obstetrics & gynecology.Read his story

3800 Reservoir Rd NW

Washington, DC 20007

Contact Information

(202) 444-2114

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
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Top Care Areas

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

Pap Smear
very high
more than 99% of peers
Gynecologic Cancer
very high
more than 96% of peers
Uterine Cancer
very high
more than 91% of peers

Dr. Barnes'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.

Dr. Barnes' bio

This content was provided by Dr. Barnes "Willard Barnes Jr., MD, is the division chief of Gynecologic Oncology at the Georgetown Lombardi Cancer Center. As a member of the hospital's gynecologic oncology team for 30 years, Dr. Barnes is committed to personalized care for women dealing with complex problems. He and his team coordinate all aspects of care for women with gynecologic cancers, including primary, inpatient and outpatient care, and surgery. He believes MedStar Georgetown University Hospital's philosophy of caring for the whole patient is the only way to practice medicine. Dr. Barnes has received extensive recognition as a top doctor. He has been included in 13 consecutive Castle and Connelly's listings as one of America's Top Doctor's and nine consecutive listings as a Top Doctor for Cancer. As a Georgetown University professor, Dr. Barnes is also committed to teaching the next generation of physicians. He is a member of the Georgetown University Medical Center MAGIS Society of Master Teachers, a society that honors physicians and biomedical scientists dedicated to the care of others and the health needs of society. In addition, Dr. Barnes is actively involved in research, publishing more than 100 papers and abstracts."
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2  Specialties

  • Gynecologic Oncology
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology

1  Board Certifications

  • Gynecological Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*

9  Conditions Treated

22  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Colposcopy
  • Destruction or Excision of Lesion of Cervix (incl. LEEP)
  • Destruction or Excision of Vaginal Lesions
  • Dilation and Curettage
  • Endocervical Curettage
  • Excision of Cervix
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Hepatitis A Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Human Papillomavirus DNA Testing
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Myomectomy - Open and-or Laparoscopic
  • Pap Smear
  • Pelvic Exenteration (For: Gynecologic, Urinary, or Colorectal Malignancy)
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for District of Columbia.

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

  • Univ Of Ms Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • U Miss Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Georgetown University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Barnes has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Barnes' Reviews

3.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Barnes to family and friends
11 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Barnes' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Hi DR Barnes, I was told I had Cervical Cancer when I was aged 29. I am from Ireland I was here in the USA with my Ex husband .. I was told I had cervical cancer 20 years ago .. I did not know what to do.. So Dr Barnes became my DR .. I thought I would die for sure .. I had a Radical Hystertomy at...more
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I sought a 2nd opinion (cancer), and saw Dr Barnes. He is a national treasure. I felt terrible emotionally - he put me at ease, said we would treat this and let's get moving. Within two weeks, Dr Barnes had other tests in motion and plan together. In that time, the first dr still hadn't followed...more
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Dr. Barnes was very good and straight forward when my mother was going through ovarian cancer. I would recommend him to every body. Also his assistance Joann P was also very helpful to my mothers needs as well. Although my mother has past I will never forget them. The Lombardi Cancer Center is a A...more
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He saved my life
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