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Patient comments (11)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. F. Alan Barber, F. Alan Barber, MD FACS is Good. Dr. Barber has been reviewed by 29 patients who have provided 11 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.6
Promptness 4.5
Courteous Staff 4.1
Accurate Diagnosis 4.2
Bedside Manner 4.0
Spends Time with Me 3.8
Follows Up After Visit 4.2

Specialties & Research

Dr. F. Alan Barber, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 14 areas:
  • Arthroscopic Surgery (Arthroscopy)
  • Bone Transplantation
  • Endoscopy (Endoscopic Surgery)
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Joint Diseases
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Postoperative Pain
  • Prosthesis Failure
  • Rotator Cuff Problem (Shoulder Impingement Syndrome)
  • Sports Injuries
  • Synovitis
  • Tendon Injuries
  • Vascular Disease

Education & Awards

Dr. Barber graduated from Baylor College of Medicine, Houston. He has 3 awards.

One of America's Leading Experts on:
Tendon Injuries
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)


Dr. Barber has 16 hospital affiliations:

  • Frisco Medical Center 
  • Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Plano 


  • Spanish
  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. F. Alan Barber MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 38 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine.
Where does Dr. F. Alan Barber practice?
Dr. F. Alan Barber has 1 office location.
Dr. F. Alan Barber practices Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine near Plano, TX.
See Plano Surgeons and Plano Orthopedic Surgeons.