Dr. Barbu is specialized in otolaryngology, head & neck surgery and she is currently affiliated with Marina Del Rey Hospital. She completed her fellowship at Harvard gaining precious knowledge and medical experience. Dr. Barbu is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons. She is an active member of the American Medical Association, American Laryngological Association, American Broncho-Esophagological Association and the American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery.

Procedures Dr. Anca Barbu Performs at Marina del Rey Hospital

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • HealthNet
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • United Healthcare

Languages Spoken

  • English

Education & Training

Medical Degree

Drexel University College of Medicine

Internship(s)

University Hospitals Cleveland - General Surgery

Residency(ies)

University Hospitals Cleveland - General Surgery

University Hospitals Cleveland - Head and Neck Surgery

Fellowship(s)

Harvard Medical School / Massachusetts General Hospital - Laryngeal Surgery



Memberships & Affiliations

  • American College of Surgeons American College of Surgeons
  • American Academy of Otolaryngology American Academy of Otolaryngology
  • American Medical Association American Medical Association
  • Publications & Media

    • Minor Review: An Overview of a Synthetic Nanophase Bone Substitute.

      Eppell, S. J.,Tong, W.,McMasters, J.,Soenjaya, Y.,Barbu, A. M.,Ko, A.,Baskin, J. Z.

    • Report of a case of cervicothoracic necrotizing fasciitis along with a current review of reported cases.

      Quereshy, F.A., Baskin, J., Barbu, A.M., Zechel, M.A.

    • Improvement of respiratory compromise through abductor reinnervation and pacing in a patient with bilateral vocal fold impairment.

      Broniatowski, M., Grundfest-Broniatowski, S., Hadley, A.J., Shah, N.S., Barbu, A.M., Phillipbar, S.A., Strohl, K.P., Tucker, H.M., Tyler, D.J.

    • Local injection of bevacizumab (Avastin) and angiolytic KTP laser treatment of recurrent respiratory papillomatosis of the vocal folds: a prospective study.

      Zeitels, S.M., Barbu, A.M., Landau-Zemer, T., Lopez-Guerra, G., Burns, J.A., Friedman, A.D., Freeman, M.W., Halvorsen, Y., Hillman, R.E.

    • Aortic homograft reconstruction of partial laryngectomy defects: a new technique.

      Zeitels, S. M., Wain, J. C., Barbu, A. M., Bryson, P. C., Burns, J. A.

    • High-force simulated intubation fails to dislocate cricoarytenoid joint in ex vivo human larynges.

      Friedman, A. D., Kobler, J. B., Landau-Zemer, T., Barbu, A. M., Burns, J. A.

    • Salvage endoscopic angiolytic KTP laser treatment of early glottic cancer after failed radiotherapy.

      Barbu, A. M.,Burns, J. A.,Lopez-Guerra, G.,Landau-Zemer, T.,Friedman, A. D.,Zeitels, S. M.

    • Effect of mandibular tori on glottic exposure during simulated suspension microlaryngoscopy.

      Best, S. R.,Kobler, J. B.,Friedman, A. D.,Barbu, A. M.,Zeitels, S. M.,Burns, J. A.

    • Average Ambulatory Measures of Sound Pressure Level, Fundamental Frequency, and Vocal Dose Do Not Differ Between Adult Females With Phonotraumatic Lesions and Matched Control Subjects.

      Van Stan, J. H.,Mehta, D. D.,Zeitels, S. M.,Burns, J. A.,Barbu, A. M.,Hillman, R. E.

    • Bedside Injection Medialization Laryngoplasty in Immediate Postoperative Patients.

      Barbu, A. M.,Gniady, J. P.,Vivero, R. J.,Friedman, A. D.,Burns, J. A.

    • Analysis of large versus small pheochromocytomas: operative approaches and patient outcomes.

      Wilhelm, S. M., Prinz, R. A., Barbu, A. M., Onders, R. P., Solorzano, C. C.