Brian Barry, MD| Neurology | MedStar Health

Brian Barry, MD
Provider is directly employed by MedStar Health

4.9 out of 5 (430 reviews)

Specialties: Neurology

Languages: English

About me

Brian Barry, MD is an attending neurologist at MedStar Washington Hospital Center’s Department of Neurology. Dr. Barry is a board-certified neurologist with fellowship training in multiple sclerosis and neuroimmunology. He also sees general neurology patients.

Dr. Barry’s areas of special clinical expertise include:

  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Neuromyelitis optica (NMO)
  • Inflammatory and autoimmune disorders of the brain and spinal cord

Clinical areas of focus

  • Numbness
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Conditions and procedures

Conditions I treat

  • Acute Demyelinating Encephalomyelitis
  • Autoimmune Encephalitis
  • Demyelinating Disease
  • Diplopia
  • Leg Numbness
  • Leg Weakness
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Neuromyelitis Optica (NMO)
  • Neurosarcoidosis
  • Numbness
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Transverse Myelitis
  • Unsteady Gait
  • Weakness
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Procedures I perform

  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Counseling
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Infusion Treatment
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Therapy
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Practice locations

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1133 21st Street Northwest
Floor 5
Washington, DC, 20036

202-416-2000

Fax 202-245-1499

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110 Irving Street Northwest
Washington, DC, 20010

202-877-2172

Fax 855-354-3967

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1420 Beverly Road
Suite 305
McLean, VA, 22101

703-852-8118

Fax 410-657-1967

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Insurance

MedStar Health accepts most major health insurance plans. If you are uncertain as to whether your individual health insurance plan is accepted at MedStar Health, please call your insurance company.

  • List of insurance plans we accept
    • Blue Choice Advantage & Healthy Blue (HMO, POS)
    • UnitedHealthcare and AARP Medicare Complete Plans/ UHC Group Medicare Advantage Plans HMO, POS, PPO
    • Kaiser Permanente Medicare Advantage Signature and Select (aka Senior Advantage)
    • United Healthcare Options (PPO) (includes Empire PPO, GEHA, Compass Rose)
    • UnitedHealthcare Medicare Adv/Special Needs Plans
    • UHC Community Plan of MD
    • Private Health Care Systems (PHCS) (PPO)
    • Medicare Fee for Service
    • Kaiser Virginia Premier
    • Kaiser PermanenteSelect-Added Choice
    • Kaiser Permanente Signature-Added Choice
    • Kaiser Permanente Signature
    • Kaiser Permanente Select
    • Kaiser Permanente Medicare Plus (Medicare Supplemental Plan)
    • Kaiser Permanente Flexible Choice POS
    • Kaiser MD Medicaid MCO
    • CFBCBS Federal Employee Program (Std/Basic PPO/Blue Focus)
    • CFBCBS EPO
    • Aetna Innovations: HMO & EPO Plus
    • Innovation Health: PPO
    • Innovation Health: Open Network Only Plus
    • Aetna Open Choice (PPO)
    • Innovation Health: Indemnity
    • CFBSBC Blue Preferred PPO
    • CIGNA EPO
    • Open POS II
    • Choice POS & Choice POS II
    • Opoen HMO Option
    • Aetna Traditional Choice (PPO)
    • POS OA & OA Plus
    • Network OA
    • Innovation Health: POS
    • CFBCBS Blue Choice Opt Out Open Access
    • Open HMO
    • United Healthcare Choice
    • Aetna Managed Choice Open Access (POS)
    • Innovation Health: POS Plus
    • Open EPO Plus
    • Aetna HMO-Open Access/Select OA/HealthFund/Health Network Option OA
    • Select HMO/HealthFund/Health Network
    • Choice Fund PPO
    • Aetna Elect Choice/ Open Access (POS)
    • BlueChoice Open Access
    • CIGNA HMO Open Access (OA)
    • PPO and PPO Plus
    • HealthyBlue PPO
    • Innovation Health: Open POS Plus
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Managed Choice (POS)
    • Tricare for Life (Medicare Supplemental Plan)
    • FIRST HEALTH
    • Coventry of Delaware HMO/PPO
    • Aetna Worker's Compensation Network
    • CFBCBS Blue Choice Opt Out Plus Open Access (POS)
    • United Healthcare Select Plus (POS)
    • United Student Resources
    • CIGNA POS/Network POS
    • Aetna Elect Choice/ EPO (Aetna Health Fund) Innovation Health: Network Only Plus
    • Coventry Health Care of Virginia
    • CFBCBS BlueChoice HMO
    • Coventry Health Care National Network PPO
    • United Healthcare Select HMO - EPO/NPP
    • Aetna Student Health Insurance
    • Great-West Healthcare POS/CIGNA
    • MedStar Family Choice - Maryland Health Choice
    • Aetna Medicare Advantage HMO & PPO Plans
    • CIGNA HMO & Network (HMO)
    • M.D. IPA (HMO)
    • Mamsi Life & Health (Indem./PPO)
    • First Health PPO
    • CFBCBS (NCA) Indemnity
    • CFBCBS Maryland Indemnity or PPO
    • M.D. IPA Preferred (POS)
    • United Healthcare Choice Plus
    • CIGNA Indemnity
    • Aetna Quality Point of Service (POS)
    • CFBCBS Maryland Point of Service Plan (MPOS)
    • Tricare Prime
    • Optimum Choice Preferred (POS) & OCI Direct (HMO)
    • MedStar Select (MedStar Associates' Plan)

Education

Board Certification: American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Neurology

Fellowship Program: MedStar Georgetown University Hospital (2020)

Residency Program: MedStar Georgetown University Hospital (2018)

Internship Program: MedStar Washington Hospital Center (2015)

Medical School: Georgetown University School of Medicine (2014)

Ratings and reviews

  • Explanations the care provider gave you about your problem or condition

    4.9
  • Extent to which the care provider listened to you

    4.9
  • Care provider's discussion of any proposed treatment (options, risks, benefits, etc.)

    4.9
  • Care provider's efforts to include you in decisions about your care

    4.9
  • Concern the care provider showed for your questions or worries

    4.9
  • Likelihood of recommending this care provider to others

    4.9
  • Dec 26, 2023

    Dr. Barry has very good bedside manners. He took the time to talk with us and explained what was going on and the next steps to proceed with. I really appreciate his time and patience as he walked us through the process.

  • Dec 5, 2023

    Every thing and my options were explained

  • Nov 8, 2023

    I feel like I received excellent care from Dr Barry.