Robert Barlow, MD

Primary Care
My Specialties: Family Medicine, Board-certified
My Areas of Focus:
Languages: English, Interpreters available for other languages
Gender: Male
Legacy Health Partners

Patient Rating

4.9 out of 5    159 Ratings    78 Comments

Where I see patients

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503 415-4060

Legacy Medical Group - Westside Internal Medicine

2725 S.W. Cedar Hills Blvd. Cedar Hills Crossing, Ste. 250
Beaverton, OR 97005
503-415-4060

About Me:

Dr. Robert Barlow is a board certified family physician, serving Cedar Mill from this location since 1993. He graduated from the University of New Mexico Medical School and was chief resident in Family Medicine at Conemaugh Valley Memorial Hospital through the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine. Dr. Robert Barlow is a proponent of healthy lives and lifestyles and loves caring for patients, highly values the relationships formed with them over the years. For over twenty years he has seen children, their parents, and grandparents here in Cedar Mill. He and his wife have raised four children in the Cedar Mill area. He enjoys hiking, photography, classic cars, spending time with his family, and exploring the beautiful state of Oregon.

Education:
Medical School: University of New Mexico School of Medicine
Year I Started Practice: 1983
Hospitals Served: Legacy Emanuel Medical Center, Legacy Good Samaritan Medical Center

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4.9 out of 5     159 Ratings     78 Comments

Aug 30, 2019
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I have Providence health insurance, but I pay extra to see Dr. Barlow because I know that his main motivation is the health of his patients. He truly cares, and that is priceless. I have never met a finer doctor.

Aug 29, 2019
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very good doctor, gives the time needed

Aug 29, 2019
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Waited 45+ minutes in the exam room before the Dr. arrived.

Aug 20, 2019
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love your new building. dr was absolutely awesome. first visit with him and I already reccomend him to friends and family. if I didn't have primary physical already I definitely would see him. absolutely friendly. funny and took his time.

Aug 13, 2019
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Dr Barlow has been my physician for many years. I've great respect for his advice and always enjoy my visits. He's a great human being!

Aug 8, 2019
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Actually, have already recommended Dr. Barlow to another patient in the past who visited him for a while. Dr. Barlow provides ample time with patients and actually builds a relationship with his patients. He knows me and my history and has been a trusted advisor now for about 10 years. His level of care is probably a thing of the past in most HMO settings, but his care is what sets him and his practice apart.

Aug 8, 2019
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Doctor left after asking a few questions and never returned. The nurse came back in and handed me paperwork with instructions and said I was done. I am accustomed to the doctor coming back in and telling me what his recommendations are and closing out the visit

Aug 2, 2019
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I have been seeing Dr. Barlow since I moved here 11 years ago. He listens, talks to you about how you are doing as a person, not just health problems. I am [age removed] years old, I have been lucky enough to have had some really outstanding family physicians, a couple famous ones. They all have one thing in common - they genuinely care about you and your family and express that in the way they treat you.

Aug 2, 2019
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Dr Barlow spend time to get to know me and makes me feel that he really cares about my health

Aug 1, 2019
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excellent

Jul 24, 2019
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Dr Barlow is a great family doctor, but his wait times can be very long.

Jul 17, 2019
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it was frustrating that I didn't see the doctor until 40min later than scheduled apt time. However when he comes in he spends a lotof time and is not in a hurry and never makes me as the patient feel rushed which I appreciate.

Jul 17, 2019
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Dr. Barlow always gives me his full attention and I enjoy talking with him. My health is relatively good, but I know he'd be on top of things if I needed anything.

Jul 16, 2019
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For some reason I was waiting to see DR Barlow for over an 1 1/2 hours AFTER my initial exam by the tech at one time even the lights went off in the exam room. Also nobody let my wife in the waiting area know what is going on

Jul 16, 2019
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Can not say enough good things about Dr. Barlow. Very much appreciate his knowledge and care for me. When Dr. Barlow was at his own practice prior to Legacy was far superior over Legacy Healthcare. "One call that's all" at his previous practice. Legacy too complicated trying to get information and prescription or general questions. So many button to push to try to get to the party you are calling.

Jul 15, 2019
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Dr. Barlow gave me good advice regarding my sinus infection and prescription to take on the trip I was scheduled to take the next day. I did not need to use the antibiotics he prescribed but was glad that I had them if things got worse.

Jul 11, 2019
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I am very pleased with the care and treatment I am receiving from Dr. Barlow and clinic staff.

Jul 8, 2019
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Dr. Barlow is the best seen seeing him for the 35 yrs.

Jul 1, 2019
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Dr. Barlow has been my provider for over 25 years. Even in the beginning of our relationship he always took time to care for my husband and I. He's always listened intently to our needs.

Jun 28, 2019
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Although my appointment was at 9.20am., I saw the doctor at 10.10am. (50 minute delay). This was a repeat experience. I am not happy with the wait times every time I have to see my primary physician.

Jun 28, 2019
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Dr. Barlow is the best doctor I've had

Jun 26, 2019
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we've been with Dr Barlow for quite some time - love him dearly. I have recommended him to other coworkers.

Jun 20, 2019
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The Doctor was very personable, reminded me of Joe Biden.

Jun 17, 2019
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Very happy with Dr Barlow. Glad he is my doctor

Jun 13, 2019
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I waited 90 minutes before I saw the doctor I had an appointment with. I one said he was running late. I just sat there! once the doctor came, everything was great.

Jun 11, 2019
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When I call for an appt., too difficult to see my PCC. Took over 3 wks. to get in for a couch and wheezing and I am 71 years old. For this matter I did not want to see a new dr.

Jun 11, 2019
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Dr. Barlow is a fantastic doctor. I always feel like he listens to my concerns and he does a great job of addressing them with a solid treatment plan. He is kind and willing to go the extra mile for his patients. I highly recommend Dr. Barlow to anyone wanting a caring, experienced and knowledgeable doctor!

Jun 11, 2019
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Dr Barlow has been my provider for many years. He always takes the time to listen, asks questions, and makes decisions with me, not just for me, about my care.

Jun 8, 2019
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It is a so nice new place to get the office.

Jun 7, 2019
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He is a very good dr.

Jun 7, 2019
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Wait time was over 1 hour

Jun 6, 2019
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Well done.

Jun 3, 2019
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My physician (Dr. Barlow) and I have a great relationship and he has been extremely helpful in helping me to deal with any issues (medical, physical and psychological) I may be dealing with. As well, I really enjoy our conversations in general. He is a wonderful doctor and I trust him to give me the best advice in achieving a long and healthy life. Kudos to you Dr. Barlow and Legacy.

Jun 3, 2019
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I always have a good medical visit with Dr. Barlow but your schedule for him in this office makes it very hard to make appointments with him especially on short notice.

May 31, 2019
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Dr. Barlow is/was very thorough, respectful, & considerate.

May 28, 2019
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been seeing. Dr Barlow for many years

May 17, 2019
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on time took time during visit to look at whole picture was a follow up visit from Hospital ER but also covered other stuff Has been my PC Dr. for quite some time hate to loose him.

May 16, 2019
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everyone from start to finish was polite, professional, courteous and fun. One thing you might look into I think your scale is 35 pounds heavy, may need to calibrate just kidding

May 14, 2019
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I am happy with the new clinic that Dr. Barlow joined.

May 7, 2019
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Long wait time.

May 1, 2019
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great visit. nice facilities. friendly personnel

Apr 30, 2019
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Robert always listens well and explains things well. I value our relationship, and his expertise as my health care adviser.

Apr 26, 2019
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Dr. Barlow always gives a good, well explained, and thorough exam. He's the best doctor that I ever had.

Apr 26, 2019
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I always have an excellent experience when visiting Dr. Barlow

Apr 25, 2019
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very detailed !

Apr 16, 2019
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Excellent support.

Apr 15, 2019
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Dr. Barlow is kind, professional, caring, and knowledgeable.

Apr 11, 2019
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Dr. Barlow is very personable and takes the time to listen. I feel very confident in him. his staff is outstanding.

Apr 8, 2019
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Everything was explained clearly by both the doctor and the assistant. They took time to answer my questions. I felt heard and understood. Dr. Barlow is a gem.

Apr 8, 2019
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I went over my meds list with the medical assitant/nurse in detail. We discussed all the meds I was taking and what needed to be added and deleted. When I got home and reviewed the summary for my visit, I noticed the non-relevant meds had not been deleted.

Apr 5, 2019
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In the past, Dr Barlow was able to order blood work before he saw me. When I did see him we could review the results in person. Now because of Medicare, I have to see him first, then have blood drawn then either revisit or not do it in person. It seems counter productive and doesn't make sense.

Mar 28, 2019
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Excellent experience.

Mar 26, 2019
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I could not be more satisfied with Dr Barlow and his staff.

Mar 22, 2019
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my first visit was very impressive and person who work at reception office and provider with his staff so nice to me

Mar 21, 2019
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I am very UNHAPPY with the experience, specifically around the medication contract. First off, the staff would not send me an advanced copy ahead of my visit. During the visit, I discussed some of my concerns around specific items I had issues with. Dr. Barlow did not say I had to sign it 'or else' Today, I requested a refill for a controlled medication and the staff wouldn't give approval because I didn't initial everything. Rather than just coming in and signing everything at the front desk, if that's what's required I needed to make ANOTHER APPOINTMENT with Dr. Barlow, just to discuss it (like I thought we already had on{date removed to protect privacy}) Very bad experience. Very bad process. Just bad.

Mar 21, 2019
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Front desk people very nice and courteous. MA's way better than his last office. Dr B is great for me. Thank you to Dr B and everybody

Mar 18, 2019
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Good I got my questions answered!

Mar 18, 2019
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enjoyed meeting Dr. Barlow. I am looking forward to working with him on my health care. Appreciated the time he took to get to know me as a new patient.

Mar 14, 2019
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In regards to the results of the blood test... I just had them yesterday and I received the results on line. So the response choices to the question didn't allow me to pick an appropriate response.

Mar 12, 2019
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Great experience. Excellent doctor. Recommend Dr. Barlow to everybody. Facility well kept. MA very courteous, quick, accurate.

Mar 4, 2019
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Good Doctor and good service.

Feb 21, 2019
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Thank you to Dr. Barlow for taking the time to give me the guidance I needed that will insure a healthier lifestyle including diet and other related issues. His expert knowledge of all my medications allowed him to make subtle changes that will help me keep my lab results in line with where they should be. He is an excellent doctor, and I look forward to repeat visits for years to come.

Feb 18, 2019
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I have been seeing Dr. Barlow for over 15 years, and I am glad his new office is covered by my insurance, so I don't have to find another Dr. I doubt there is another one like him.

Feb 15, 2019
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Long wait for the doctor.

Feb 14, 2019
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Dr. Barlow has recently moved to a new medical group/office. It's great that some of his staff moved with him because it makes it more comfortable to have a well known staff person to talk with especially in a larger facility. It's a nice, new office but not the same personal care as it was in his private practice location! Also lab orders were not sent to correct location as required by our insurance.

Feb 11, 2019
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The experience was very good.

Feb 11, 2019
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Would prefer to have lab work done before visit so I can discuss with Doctor during Wellness visit.

Feb 8, 2019
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I think Dr Barlow is a great doctor !

Feb 7, 2019
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I saw Dr. Barlow for a routine checkup and all is well. He is a very good Dr. with excellent patient skills. I have been seeing him for years and am very happy with him.

Feb 7, 2019
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Dr. Barlow has always treated me with medical advise for the last 7 years. Very confident in his advise.

Feb 7, 2019
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I had wonderful experience with this visit, New facility, wonderful staff and awesome physician Dr. Robert Barlow. Thanks for having such a great team taking care of us. Sincerely

Feb 5, 2019
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good service, familiar and very helpful people

Feb 4, 2019
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1. New office setting. 2. Dr. Barlow and staff are always kind and helpful. Very people oriented.

Feb 4, 2019
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I was very pleased to get an appointment on the same day. Dr. Barlow is a trusted, excellent provider for me.

Feb 1, 2019
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Dr. Barlow is a very professional, polite, knowledgeable, and patient doctor that is very easy to talk with. He explains things thoroughly and most important, in a way that I can understand. I have never felt rushed during my visit and genuinely feel that Dr. Barlow holds my heath and concerns as his priority every time I see him. As a commercial helicopter pilot, my health is my livelihood, and I am reassured to know that it is in the care of Dr. Barlow.

Jan 31, 2019
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I always have a positive experience with Dr. Barlow

Jan 29, 2019
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Dr Barlow just joined Legacy Health. He seems to like it and we will keep going to him as we have for the past 30 years.

Jan 14, 2019
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I have been a patient of Dr. Barlow's for > 35 years so I am quite satisfied. He always provides plenty of time and answers all my questions.
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