Dr. Barton graduated summa cum laude from UCSD then received his MD from UCLA School of Medicine. He completed his neurology residency at UCLA, followed by fellowship training at UCLA and Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles, CA. This training included intraoperative monitoring, clinical neurophysiology, EMG and neuromuscular disease.
Dr. Barton is dual board-certified in neurology and clinical neurophysiology. He has great enthusiasm and drive for patient care to go with his robust academic and clinical background. His research interests have included neuromuscular disease, electroencephalography, organic chemistry and even cardiology. He is currently active in clinical research studies and has been awarded research grants in neuromuscular disease, Duchenne’s and muscular dystrophy.
On a personal note, Dr. Barton was born and raised in Los Angeles and is married with two young daughters. His studies have taken him around the world, including St. Petersburg State University in St. Petersburg, Russia and Beijing University in Beijing, China. He is also an award-winning competitive ballroom dancer and is an accomplished impressionist oil painter.
Board-Certified: Neurology, Clinical Neurophysiology
Fellowship-Training: Clinical & Intraoperative Neurophysiology, UCLA & Cedars-Sinai Medical Centers, Los Angeles, CA
Residency-Training: Neurology, UCLA Medical Center
Medical School: UCLA School of Medicine
Awards: All-California Physician Research Poster Competition Finalist, teaching awards in university, medical school & residency, America’s Top Physicians, Best Doctors
Member: American Academy of Neurology, Phi Beta Kappa, Golden Key, Caladonian Society
Hospital Affiliations: Huntington, Methodist & Las Encinas Hospitals
West Coast Neurology is the premier center for neurology and neurophysiology. When you need compassionate, patient-focused care, put your trust in Dr. Edward G. Barton. Schedule a one-on-one consultation at (626) 598-3770. For your convenience, you can fill out our online Request an Appointment form. Our support staff welcomes Arcadia, Pasadena, San Marino and South Pasadena in the San Gabriel Valley, Glendale and nearby locations.