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Adam Barker, MD, FACS, FASCRS

4.8 out of 5(142 ratings, 147 reviews)


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As a general surgeon specializing in colorectal surgery, Dr. Barker has had the opportunity to treat and cure cancer, in addition to improving the quality of life for patients with anorectal disorders. Using advanced treatment approaches and minimally invasive techniques, patients will receive the best care unique to their needs.

Dr. Barker believes that the patient-physician relationship is the most important aspect of healthcare. “My patients are the cornerstone of the treatment team,” he explains. “It is my goal to treat every patient as if I were treating a family member with an emphasis on communication, empathy, clarity and understanding.” When not practicing medicine, Dr. Barker enjoys spending time with his wife and their family. He is also an avid golfer, and enjoys going to the movies and reading books.

Professional Development


  • American Board of Surgery - Surgery
  • American Board of Colon and Rectal Surgery - Colon and Rectal Surgery


  • Texas Health Presbyterian
    Colorectal Surgery


  • Baylor University Medical Center
    General Surgery


  • Baylor University Medical Center
    General Surgery

Medical School

  • Creighton University Medical Center Medicine

Ratings and Reviews

The Patient Rating score is an average of all responses to care provider related questions on our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Learn more about our survey process. Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.


4.8 out of 5 142 ratings, 147 reviews) Adam Barker


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Very good doctor.

Adam Barker 5

*Dr. Barker & staff are good people.

Adam Barker 5

I had a very good experience. the doctor was attentive and knowledgeable. The only quirk was that due to a software change he had trouble finding the images from my previous CT. This did not impact the outcome of my visit though.

Adam Barker 5

made me feel at ease.

Adam Barker 5