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Dr. Richard Barber, MD

Orthopedic Surgeon

Professional statement

***Please note that this practice is not accepting TriCare In or Out of Network as well as all Medicaid plans on Zocdoc at this time due to prior authorizations needed*** Richard Barber is a caring and diligent orthopedic surgeon serving the community of San Antonio, TX. Dr. Barber attended the University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, where he received his medical degree, and completed both his internship and residency in orthopedic surgery at Scott and White Memorial Hospital. He completed a fellowship in orthopedic traumatology at Harborview Medical Center. Dr. Barber is a part of South Texas Orthopedic Specialty Group. He is affiliated with Baptist Medical Center. He is board certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery. He sees patients for orthopedic consultations, as well as other common and specialized reasons. He treats a range of conditions, and he is eager to help the wider community receive the care they deserve. Dr. Barber 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

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgeon

Practice names

Hospital affiliations

  • Baptist Medical Center
  • North Central Baptist Hospital
  • Northeast Methodist Hospital

Board certifications

  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Education and training

  • Medical School - University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Doctor of Medicine
  • Scott and White Memorial Hospital, Internship in Orthopedic Surgery
  • Scott and White Memorial Hospital, Residency in Orthopedic Surgery
  • Harborview Medical Center, Fellowship in Orthopedic Traumatology

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Languages spoken

  • English

Provider's gender

Male

NPI number

1992952857

Office locations

Alamo Orthopedics

10010 Rogers Crossing, Suite 308

San Antonio, TX 78251

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I have seen Dr. Barber for a broken humerus. From the initial appointment to post-surgery, my experience has been very positive. Dr. Barber and his staff have been very professional, provided very specific information, while displaying greatempathy and understanding. Overall, I have been extremely pleased and satisfied during this experience.
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Great doctor. Excellent staff. For a bad thing happening (rt hip replacement), I couldn't have asked for a better outcome.
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My visit was amazing. The staff is kind and attentive. Dr. Barber is amazing. I am happy he is my Dr.
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Very professional and I really appreciate genuine interest Dr. Barber have been expressing and giving me thourough explaination of my condition and guiding me through my recovery. I am very grateful!!!
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Good doctor, very thorough. Personable & takes the time to explan things in depth.
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