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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (6)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Barbara Barker is Excellent. Dr. Barker has been reviewed by 9 patients who have provided 6 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.5
Promptness 4.1
Courteous Staff 4.3
Accurate Diagnosis 4.4
Bedside Manner 4.3
Spends Time with Me 4.5
Follows Up After Visit 4.3

Specialties & Research

Dr. Barbara Barker, MD is board certified in Ophthalmology.

  • She has special expertise in 3 areas:
  • Cataract
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Glaucoma

Education & Awards

Dr. Barker graduated from New York University - Mount Sinai. She has 3 awards.

Castle Connolly Top Doctors: New York Metro Area™ (1999 - 2008, 2010 - 2015)
Patients' Choice Award (2012)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2012)


Dr. Barker has 15 hospital affiliations:

  • St Vincent's Midtown Hospital 
  • NYU Langone Medical Center 


  • Spanish
  • English
  • Russian
  • Tagalog

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Additional Information
Dr. Barbara Ann Barker MD is a female Ophthalmologist, has 35 years of experience and practices in Ophthalmology.
Where does Dr. Barbara A. Barker practice?
Dr. Barbara Barker has 1 office location.
Dr. Barbara Barker practices Ophthalmology near New York, NY.
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