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Joseph Barrera, MD

5 out of 5 (295 Ratings)
Specialty
  • Endocrinology
    (Board Certified)
Languages
English
Primary Address | Office Details
Mission Heritage Mission Viejo - Endocrinology
26800 Crown Valley Parkway
Suite 230

Mission Viejo, CA 92691

Phone: (949) 542-8004

Fax: (949) 364-3682

Medical Groups & Affiliations
  • Mission Heritage Medical Group
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  • I love Dr. Berrera!
    Dr. Barrera is the BEST ENDO ever!!! Brilliant, kind, professional, respectful perfect. The medical world is not what it use to be, but I am grateful to have him as my ENDO!!!! I don't know what I will do when he retires!!!!
    Always a positive experience seeing Dr. Barrera
    Dr Barrera is very kind and caring. Diligent to correlate all meds prescribed by other providers with his med.
    I've been seeing Dr. Barrera for years! He's amazing!
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  • Meet The Provider
    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.

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    Primary Specialties
    Primary Specialties
    • Endocrinology
      (Board Certified)
    Other Specialties Associations
    Certifications
    Board Certifications

    National Board of Physicians and Surgeons, Internal Medicine

    National Board of Physicians and Surgeons, Endocrinology

    Education
    Education & Training
    • Fellowship
      University Of Ca San Francisco Medical Center - 1992
    • Residency
      Children's Hospital - 1990
    • Medical School
      University Of California, Davis School Of Medicine - 1987
  • Insurance Accepted

    Insurance Accepted

    • Insurance Plan

    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Medicare Advantage HMO
    • Aetna Medicare Advantage PPO
    • Aetna PPO
    • Anthem Blue Cross HMO
    • Anthem Blue Cross Medicare Advantage
    • Anthem Blue Cross Medicare PPO
    • Anthem Blue Cross PPO
    • Blue Shield of CA HMO
    • Blue Shield of CA HMO – Trio
    • Blue Shield of CA Medicare Advantage
    • Blue Shield of CA PPO
    • Choice /Humana PPO
    • Cigna HMO
    • Cigna PPO
    • Coventry/First Health PPO
    • Health Net - TriCare
    • Health Net HMO
    • Health Net Medicare Advantage
    • Health Net PPO
    • HealthSmart (Interplan) PPO
    • Multiplan PPO
    • Providence Medicare Advantage
    • SCAN Medicare Advantage
    • United Healthcare HMO
    • United Healthcare Medicare Advantage
    • United HealthCare PPO
    • US Family Health Plan - TriCare
    • Vivity by Anthem Blue Cross
 
  • Primary Location

Mission Heritage Mission Viejo - Endocrinology

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