Dr. James Barker, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Sioux Falls, SD. He has 41 years of experience. His specialties include Internal Medicine. Dr. Barker is affiliated with Avera Heart Hospital of South Dakota Llc, Avera Mckennan Hospital & University Health Center and Avera Sacred Heart Hospital. He speaks English.
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Specialties & Expertise
Dr. James Barker has the following 1 specialty and 1 board certification.
An internist is a physician who focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of conditions that affect the adult population—both acute and chronic.
These doctors are often who adults see as their primary physicians because they treat a broad range of illnesses that do not require surgical or specialist interventions. They also work to help a patient maintain optimal health in order to prevent the onset of disease.
In addition to treating the common cold and flu, internists also treat chronic diseases like diabetes and heart disease.
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