Dr. Juan Carlos Barriga MD Pulmonologist

Dr. Juan Barriga is a pulmonologist in Houston, Texas and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Kindred Hospital North Houston and St. Joseph Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Universidad Central del Ecuador School of Medicine and has been in practice for 26 years. Dr. Barriga accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 3 doctors at Kindred Hospital North Houston and one of 4 at St. Joseph Medical Center who specialize in Pulmonary Disease.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Pulmonologist: General Pulmonary Medicine

Clinical Interests: COPD, Asthma, Pneumonia, Pulmonary Circulation, Pulmonology - Critical Care Medicine, Lung Transplantation, Adult Respiratory Distress Syndrome

Education & Medical Training

Ohio Valley Medical Center
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1997–2000

University of Texas at Houston
Fellowship, Pulmonary Disease and Critical Care Medicine, 2000–2003

Universidad Central del Ecuador School of Medicine
Class of 1988

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Pulmonary Disease

TX State Medical License
Active through 2016

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
2012

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Amerihealth HMO
  • AmeriHealth PPO
  • Blue Shield California PPO
  • Capital Blue Cross PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Highmark BCBS ClassicBlue
  • Highmark BCBS PPOBlue
  • IBC Keystone HMO / POS
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Capital BC Keystone Health Plan Central HMO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • IBC Personal Choice PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS

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