Dr. William Barreto, MD

Dr. William Barreto, MD

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Dr. William Barreto, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Fountain Valley, CA and has been practicing for 10 years. He graduated from Loma Linda University School Of Medicine in 2002 and specializes in pain medicine, physical medicine & rehabilitation pain medicine, and more.

18111 Brookhurst St Ste 3100

Fountain Valley, CA 92708

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Barreto's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Chronic Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Barreto treats Chronic Pain more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Barreto treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Chronic Neck Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Barreto treats Chronic Neck Pain more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Barreto treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Fibromyalgia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Barreto treats Fibromyalgia more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Barreto treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Deposition Disease-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Epstein Barr Virus-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Major Depressive Disorder-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Primary Fibromyalgia
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Secondary Fibromyalgia
  • Sleep Disturbance-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Tension Myositis-Related Fibromyalgia

Dr. Barreto's conditions and procedures:

Acute Postoperative Pain
Adhesive Capsulitis
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Arthritis
Arthritis of the Elbow
Autoimmune Diseases
Back Pain
Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
Bone Disorders
Brachial Plexus Palsy
Brain Disorders
Bursitis
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cerebral Palsy
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chest Wall Pain Syndrome
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Chronic Pelvic Pain
Coccygeal Pain
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
Degenerative Disc Disease
Elbow Injuries
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Fracture
Gait Abnormality
Hand Conditions
Headache
Herniated Disc
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Knee Disorders
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Low Back Pain
Migraine
Myelopathy
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Nerve Block, Somatic
Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Pathological Spine Fracture
Peripheral Nerve Block
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Phantom Limb Pain
Postherpetic Neuralgia
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Sacrum Disorders
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylitis
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Steroid Injection
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Torticollis
Trigeminal Neuralgia
Trigger Point Injection
Upper Back Pain
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

About Me

Biography

Dr. William Barreto, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Fountain Valley, CA and has been practicing for 10 years. He graduated from Loma Linda University School Of Medicine in 2002 and specializes in pain medicine, physical medicine & rehabilitation pain medicine, and more.

Specialties

  • Pain Medicine
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Pain Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Pain Medicine
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Education

2009
Loma Linda University Med Center
Fellowship Hospital
2007
Loma Linda University Med Center
Residency Hospital
2003
Loma Linda University Med Center
Internship Hospital
2002
Loma Linda University School Of Medicine
Medical School
2009
2007
2003
2002

Awards

Dr. Barreto's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Barreto

3.3

Based on 23 reviews

5 Stars
43.47826086956522%
(10)
4 Stars
13.043478260869565%
(3)
3 Stars
4.3478260869565215%
(1)
2 Stars
8.695652173913043%
(2)
1 Star
30.434782608695652%
(7)

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Horrible time trying to make an appointment in Orange county office. My Ortho doctor's office intervened and got an appointment set for me but, by then, I had given up and asked my Ortho doctor's office to refer me to another pain clinic, so I never actually saw the doctor. I hope you have better...Read More
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Dr. Barreto is as good as it gets. He has a lot of patients, yet when I'm in w/ him I know I have his full attention. He is VERY strict about dispensing schedule 2 scrips and the patient contract. He does try additional methods to relieve pain as well. As I previously stated, he gives me time to...Read More
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His bedside manner is awesome! He is very good at his job! His office staff, a little disorganized but manageable so you just have to take initiative to follow up on things.
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I recommend Dr. Barreto with 10 stars out of 5, he is attentive to the quality of life you should enjoy and finds a way to help you, diligently. I have had about 4 steroid injections and he hits the spot every time. I trust his experience and knowledge anytime, the kind of doctor you find after...Read More
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Dr Barreto is wonderful but his Long Beach office staff are awful. Mom and I have now waited 15 working days / 3 weeks for a request for authorization to be submitted to insurance. This is the 3rd instance where the office staff completely failed to submit an authorization. Files are stacked...Read More
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