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Dr. Alejandro Barrera, MD

OB-GYN

Professional statement

Alejandro Barrera is a warm and reputable OB-GYN based in Harlingen, Brownsville, and Weslaco, TX. Dr. Barrera earned his medical degree from Universidad de Montemorelos Escuela de Medicina in NL, Mexico. He then moved to the United States to complete his residency in internal medicine at the University of Texas, San Antonio, Valley Baptist Medical Center. He also completed his residency in obstetrics and gynecology at Loma Linda University Adventist Health Sciences Center. Dr. Barrera is a part of RGV Women's Health Center and is affiliated with Valley Baptist Medical Center and Harlingen Medical Center in Harlingen, TX. Dr. Barrera is board certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine. Outside of his practice, Dr. Barrera enjoys general reading, music, running, and gardening. Dr. Barrera is devoted to ensuring the longevity of his patients’ health and developing long-lasting relationships with them. He takes his time to understand symptoms and give correct diagnoses to ensure the continued health of all his patients.

In-network insurances

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Allegian Health Plans

Specialties

  • OB-GYN

Practice names

Hospital affiliations

  • Valley Baptist Medical Center - Harlingen
  • Harlingen Medical Center

Board certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine

Education and training

  • Medical School - Universidad de Montemorelos Escuela de Medicina
  • University of Texas, San Antonio, Valley Baptist Medical Center, Residency in Internal Medicine
  • Loma Linda University Adventist Health Sciences Center, Residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Social Security Mexican Institute (Internship)

Awards and publications

  • 2010 ACP Meeting at Toronto, Canada – Poster Competition Finalist
  • 2010 ACP Meeting at Toronto, Canada – Abstract Competition Winner
  • 2003 Social Community Service – Merit Letter Award

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Languages spoken

  • English

Provider's gender

Male

NPI number

1750527156

Office locations

RGV Women's Health Center

844 Central Blvd, Suite 170

Brownsville, TX 78520

RGV Women's Health Center

2230 Haine Dr

Harlingen, TX 78550

RGV Women's Health Center

5700 N. Exp 77/83, Suite 307

Brownsville, TX 78520

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Dr. Alejandro Barrera was efficient and caring!
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Dr. Barrera is AWESOME! He listened to my concerns, answered all my questions, and made me feel comfortable. He's very knowlegable and attentive. I have found my new OBGYN and PCP. The staff is very friendly, attentive, and AWESOME too! I highly recommend Dr. Barrera. Thank you for everything.
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