Joseph E. Barrera, MD

4.9 out of 5 (172 Ratings)
Specialty
  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
    (Board Certified)
Address
26800 Crown Valley Pkwy.
Suite 230
Mission Viejo, CA 92691
Accepting New Patients

Primary Office

Address
26800 Crown Valley Pkwy.
Suite 230
Mission Viejo, CA 92691
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Phone
(949) 542-8004
Fax
(949) 364-3682
Hours
Mon - Fri: 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

More Information

Medical Groups & Affiliations
  • Mission Heritage Medical Group
  • Mission Hospital Affiliated Physicians
  • Meet The Doctor

    Specialties & Education

    Primary Specialties
    • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
      (Board Certified)
    Areas of Interest

    Endocrinology

  • Biography

    Biography

    Biography

    Dr. Barrera's interests include intensive management of diabetes, hypertension and lipid disorders.

    He is also involved in the management of prediabetic conditions including metabolic syndrome and polycystic ovarian syndrome.

    He has been the principal investigator for numerous clinical trials involving the development of new therapies for diabetes, blood pressure and thyroid cancer. He has lectured extensively to physician colleagues and patient groups in the area of cardiovascular risk management and preventive endocrinology.

    Prior to joining Mission Internal Medical Group, Dr. Barrera was the Medical Director of the Diabetes Program at Alta Bates Hospital in Berkeley, California and a team physician for the Oakland Athletics baseball team.

    He was also a physician consultant for the KRON and KTVU/Fox news stations in the San Francisco Bay Area.

    Certifications

    American Board of Internal Medicine
    Board Certified Endocrinology, 1999
    American Assosciation of Clinical Endocrinologists
    Endocrine Society

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