Joseph E. Barrera, MD

5 out of 5 (142 Ratings)
Specialty
  • Endocrinology
    (Board Certified)
Additional Language Spoken
English
Medical Groups & Affiliations
  • Mission Heritage Medical Group
  • Mission Hospital Affiliated Physicians
Address
Mission Heritage Mission Viejo - Endocrinology
26800 Crown Valley Parkway
Suite 230
Mission Viejo, CA 92691
Accepting New Patients

Primary Office

Address
Mission Heritage Mission Viejo - Endocrinology
26800 Crown Valley Parkway
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

  • Meet The Doctor

    Specialties & Education

    Primary Specialties
    • Endocrinology
      (Board Certified)
  • 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
  • 18-May-2020
    Was very good experience but not like seeing doctor in person.
    18-May-2020
    I've known Dr. Barrera since he was a young doctor working with Dr. Mayeda in Orange. He has always been thorough, conscientious and kind. The world needs more doctors like Dr. Barrera.
    14-May-2020
    Dr Barrera is the rare physician who knows how to communicate with a man with Down syndrome. He is clear and caring. Dr Barrera will investigate those things unique to Down syndrome to give * the best care.
    13-May-2020
    Dr. Barrera listens to concerns and very willing to work with his patients to alter a solution.
    13-May-2020
    Dr Barrera is kind, skilled, patient, and thorough
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