Dr. Derek Barker, DPM

Dr. Derek Barker, DPM

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Podiatric Surgery  ·  
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35 y/o
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Dr. Derek Barker, DPM is a podiatric surgery specialist in Comstock Park, MI and has been practicing for 6 years. He specializes in podiatric surgery.Read his story

Metro Health Podiatry

4200 Division Ave N

Comstock Park, MI 49321
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity
  • Humana
  • Priority Health
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Barker's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Foot Conditions
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Dr. Barker treats Foot Conditions more than 99% of his peers

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

Plantar Fasciitis
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Barker treats Plantar Fasciitis more than 96% of his peers

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

Foot Fracture
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Barker treats Foot Fracture more than 95% of his peers

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

About Me

Care Philosophy

I offer comprehensive foot and ankle care for the entire family. Whether treating acute or chronic conditions or providing options for foot and ankle concerns, I work with patients to help them understand their healthcare issues and develop a treatment plan to improve their health.

Specialties

  • Podiatric Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Foot Surgery
  • Reconstructive Rearfoot/Ankle Surgery

Education

  • 2012
    Henry Ford Macomb Hospital Pms-36
    Residency Hospital
    2012
  • 2009
    Finch University of Health Sciences / Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine
    Medical School
    2009
  • 2005
    Western Michigan University
    Undergraduate School
    2005

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Dr. Barker's Reviews

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Dr. Barker has performed Plantar Fascia Release Surgery on both of my husband's heels over the past two years. He is a professional, friendly, knowledgeable doctor who has given my husband quality care. Dr. Barker tried other treatment avenues first for my husband's heel pain including physical...Read More
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I love Dr Barker! He is personable, understanding, patient, and thorough. I have been to see him for an ingrown toenail, and both times I have felt nervous. He took his time making sure I was comfortable, talked about lighthearted things during the procedure to ease my mind, and told me what he was...Read More
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I am being taken advantage of by Dr. Barker, a podiatrist in the Metro Health system. After my primary care physician referred me to Dr.Barker, I went to see him. He saw me for 30 seconds, looked at my big toe, says it is fungus but orders a fungus lab just to be sure. Now he wants to see me again...Read More
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Dr. Barker was very helpful kind. Staff very friendly. I would recommend to others.
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Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
Blue Care Network PCP Focus Network
Group Employees PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Cofinity
Cofinity PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Priority Health
Priority PPO
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
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Options PPO

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