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Clyde F. Barker, MD

Clyde F. Barker, MD Surgeon

Donald Guthrie Professor of Surgery
Professor of Surgery

Dr. Barker is a Penn Medicine employed physician.

About Dr. Clyde F. Barker

Recognized by Best Doctors in America 2003-2004

Recognized in Philadelphia Magazine's May 2004, 2005, 2006 Top Docs issue

Clinical Specialties

Specialty:

  • Surgery
    • Vascular Surgery and Endovascular Therapy

Programs & Centers:

Board Certification:

  • Surgery, 1965
  • Vascular Surgery, 1986

Clinical Expertise:

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aorta Artery Angioplasty and Stenting
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Stent Graft
  • Axillary Artery Angioplasty and Stenting
  • Femoral Artery Angioplasty and Stenting
  • Iliac Artery Angioplasty and Stenting
  • Mesenteric Artery Angioplasty and Stenting
  • Popliteal Artery Angioplasty and Stenting
  • Renal Artery Angioplasty
  • Renal Artery Angioplasty and Stenting
  • Subclavian Artery Angioplasty and Stenting

Practice Locations and Appointments

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna US Healthcare
  • Cigna
  • Cigna HealthSpring
  • Devon Health Services (Americare)
  • Gateway Health Plan
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • HealthAmerica / HealthAssurance, a Coventry Plan
  • HealthPartners
  • HealthPartners Medicare
  • HealthSmart
  • Highmark Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana / Choicecare
  • Independence Blue Cross (Keystone East)
  • Intergroup
  • Keystone First
  • Multiplan
  • NJ Medicaid
  • NJ Qualcare
  • Oxford Health Plan
  • PA Medicare
  • Preferred Health Care/LGH
  • Rail Road Medicare / Palmetto GBA
  • Tricare
  • United Healthcare
  • UnitedHealthcare Community Plan
  • US Family Health Plan

Education and Training

Medical School: Weill Medical College of Cornell University
Residency: Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Fellowship: Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania

Memberships

Alpha Omega Alpha (Honorary), American Academy of Arts and Sciences, American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Association for the History of Medicine, American Association of Clinical Histocompatibility Testing, American College of Surgeons, American Diabetes Association, American Federation for Clinical Research, American Heart Association, American Medical Association, American Pancreatic Study Group, American Philosophical Society, American Society of Artificial Internal Organs, American Society of Transplant Surgeons, American Surgical Association, Association for Academic Surgery, Association of American Medical Colleges, Association of American Physicians, Association of Program Directors in Surgery, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Surgical Society (Honorary), Charaka Club, Charaka Club, College of Physicians of Philadelphia, Eastern Vascular Society, End Stage Renal Disease Network of Eastern Pennsylvania, Greater Delaware Valley Society of Transplant Surgeons, Greater Delaware Valley Vascular Society, Halsted Society, Institute of Medicine of the National Academy of Sciences, International Cardiovascular Society, International Federation of Surgical Colleges, International Pancreas and Islet Transplant Association, International Society for Islet and Pancreatic Transplantation, International Surgical Group, International Xenotransplantation Association, John Morgan Society, Juvenile Diabetes Foundation, Kidney Foundation of Southwestern Pennsylvania (Board of Directors), Los Angeles Surgical Society (Honorary), National Diabetes Research Interchange, Pancreas Club, Pan-Pacific Surgical Association, Philadelphia Academy of Surgery, Philadelphia County Medical Society, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland (Honorary), Royal College of Surgeons of England, (Honorary), Sigma XI, Societe Internationale De Chirurgie, Society for Vascular Surgery, Society of Clinical Surgery, Society of Graduate Surgeons of Los Angeles County/USC (Honorary), Society of University Surgeons, Southeastern Surgical Congress, Southern Surgical Association, Surgical Biology Club II, Surgical Infection Society, The American Association for Vascular Surgery, The Medical Club, The Pennsylvania Society, The Sunday Morning Breakfast Club, The Surgeons’ Travel Club, The Wistar Association, Transplantation Society, United Network for Organ Sharing, Wake Forest/Bowman Gray Surgical Alumni Society (Honorary),

Hospital Affiliation

Dr. Barker is a Penn Medicine employed physician.

Hospital Privileges:

  • Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania: Has privileges to treat patients in the hospital.

Research

Selected Publications:

Barker, C.F: Moments in Surgery, Dr. Jonathan E.Rhoads, 1907-2002 Surgery : 133-134,2003.

Markmann, J.F., Deng, S.A., Huang, X, Naji, A., Desai, N.M., Velidedeoglu, E.H., Lui, C, Frank, A., Markmann, E., Palanjian, M., Brayman, K.L., Wolf, B., Bell, E., Vitamaniuk, M., Doliba, N., Matschinsky, F., Barker, C.F. and Naji, A: Insulin Independence Following Isolated Islet Transplantation and Single Islet Infusions. Annals of Surgery 237 : 741-750,2003.

Markmann, J.F., Rosen, M., Siegelman, E.S., Soulen, M.C., Deng, S., Barker, C.F. and Naji, A: Magnetic Resonance – Defined Periportal Steatosis Following Intraportal Islet Transplantation. A Functional Footprint of Islet Graft Survival? Diabetes. 52 : 1591-1594,2003.

Markmann, J.F., Deng, S., Desai, N.M., Xiaolun, H., Velidedeoglu, E., Frank, A., Liu, C., Brayman, K.L., Lian, M.M., Wolf, B., Bell, E., Vitamaniuk, M., Doliba, N., Matschinsky, F., Markmann, E., Barker, C.F., and Naji, A: The Use of Non-Heart Betaing Donors For Isolated Pancreatic Islet Transplantation. 75 : 1423-1429,2003.

Carpenter, J.P., Baum, R.A., Barker, C.F., Golden, M.A., Velazquez, O.C., Mitchell, M.E. and Fairman, R.M: Durability of Benefits of Endovascular vs. Conventional Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair. J. of Vasc. Surg. 35 : 222-228,2002.

Fairman, R.M., Carpenter, J.P., Baum, R.A., Larson, R.A., Golden, M.A., Barker, C.F., Mitchell, M.E. and Velazquez, O.C: Potential Impact of Therapeutic Warfarin Treatment on Type II Endoleaks and Sac Shrinkage Rates on Midterm Follow-up Examination. J. of Vasc. Surg. 35 : 679-95,2002.

Levy, M.M., Ketchum, R.J., Tomaszewski, J.E., Naji, A., Barker, C.F. and Brayman, K.L: Intrathymic Islet Transplantation in the Canine: I. Histological and Functional Evidence of Autologous Intrathymic Islet Engraftment and Survival in Pancreatectomized Recipients. Transplantation. 73 : 842-852,2002.

Barker, C.F: Memoirs of Dr. Jonathan E. Rhoads. Annals of Surgery 235 : 740-744,2002.

Velidedeoglu, E., Williams, N., Brayman, K.L., Desai, N.M., Campos, L., Palanjian, M., Wocjik, M., Bloom, R., Grossman, R.A., Mange, K., Barker, C.F., Naji A. and Markmann, J.F.: Comparison of Open Laparoscopic and Hand-Assisted Approaches to Live-Donor Nephrectomy. Transplantation. 74 : 169-172,2002.

Greeley, S.A., Katsumata, M., Yu, L., Eisenbarth, G.S., Moore, D.J., Goodarzi, H., Barker, C.F., Naji, A. and Noorchashm, H: Elimination of Maternally-Transmitted Autoantibodies Prevents Diabetes in Non-Obese Diabetic Mice. Nature Medicine 8 : 399-402,2002.

Academic Contact Info

Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Department of Surgery
Division of Transplant and Vascular Surgery
3400 Spruce Street - 4 Silverstein

Philadelphia, PA 19104-4283
Phone: (215) 662-2027
Fax: (215) 614-0245
Patient appointments: 800-789-PENN (7366)

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