Annabel Barber, M.D.

Annabel Barber
Oct. 7, 2020

Dr. Annabel Barber, a professor of surgery and chief of the UNLV School of Medicine Division of Endocrine and Gastrointestinal Surgery, has been honored by Nevada Public Radio’s Desert Companion magazine with a Top Doctors 2020 award for her work in Surgery.

A past president of the Nevada Chapter of the American College of Surgeons, her community service work includes working with indigent women with breast cancer, health screening for seniors, and engagement with support groups for black women with breast cancer.

Her clinical and research interests include interventions in wound healing for diabetics, and therapies, including diet, for Gastroparesis, a disorder that slows or stops the movement of food from the stomach to the small intestine.