Rheumatology

Elena Valeryeva Barnes , MD

Health First Medical Group LLC
205 E Nasa Blvd
Melbourne, FL 32901

(321) 725-4500

Overview

Dr. Barnes was born in Rybinsk, Russia, and attended medical school at Yaroslavl located on the beautiful Volga River. In 1995, she came to the United States where she completed her residency in Johnson City, Tennessee. Her interest in research of rheumatic diseases brought her to University of Florida, where she coordinated studies on lupus. After completion of her fellowship in rheumatology, she practiced in Stuart Florida and continued her clinical research activities in various rheumatic and non-rheumatic diseases. Dr. Barnes relocated to the Melbourne area in March of 2007 with her husband and daughter. She plans to continue and expend her rheumatology practice and research activities at MIMA. Her special interests include lupus, rheumatoid arthritis and autoimmune conditions. Interests / hobbies: Florida Gators, traveling, spending time with family, watching classic ballet and old movies.

Gender: Female

Years in Practice: 25 Years

Languages Spoken: Spanish and English

Specialties

Rheumatology

Hospital Affiliations

  • Holmes Regional Medical Center

Education and Training

Medical School
Yaroslavl State Medical Academy Graduated in 1997

Main Location

Health First Medical Group LLC
205 E Nasa Blvd
Melbourne, FL 32901
(321) 725-4500

Fax: (321) 172-3917
Website: hf.org
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted: No
Medicaid Accepted: Yes

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Tue8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Wed8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Thu8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Fri8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Sat-
Sun-

Other Locations

Melbourne Internal Medicine Associates Pa
205 E Nasa Blvd Fl 2
Melbourne, FL 32901

Fax:
Website:Not available
Accepting New Patients: No
Medicare Accepted:No
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

N/A

Health First Medical Group Orthopaedics And Sports Medicine
205 E NASA BLVD
MELBOURNE, FL 32901
(321) 725-4500

Fax:
Website:www.myhfmg.org
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted:No
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Tue8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Wed8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Thu8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Fri8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Sat-
Sun-

Health First Medical Group LLC
1223 Gateway Dr
Melbourne, FL 32901

Fax:
Website:hf.org
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted:Yes
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Tue8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Wed8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Thu8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Fri8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Sat8:00 AM-6:00 PM
Sun8:00 AM-6:00 PM

Insurance Plans Accepted

Please verify insurance information directly with your doctor’s office as it may change frequently.
  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Aexcel PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS FL Blue Choice
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA LocalPlus
  • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Florida Blue BlueCare HMO
  • Florida Blue BlueOptions
  • Health First Individual Plan
  • Humana Choice POS
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Humana National POS
  • MEDICA CHOICE WITH UNITEDHEALTHC
  • UHC Choice Plus POS
  • UHC Compass HMO
  • UHC Navigate HMO
  • UHC NAVIGATE PLUS POS
  • UHC Navigate POS
  • UHC Options PPO