Ross E. Barker, DO, is an interventional pain management physician with the Norman Prince Spine Institute. He completed a pain medicine fellowship at Harvard Medical School, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston. He completed his anesthesiology residency at Tufts University School of Medicine, St. Elizabeth’s Medical Center in Boston, where he served as chief resident. Dr. Barker received a doctor of osteopathic medicine degree from the University of New England College of Osteopathic Medicine in Biddeford, Maine. Dr. Barker is board certified by the American Board of Anesthesiology in both anesthesiology and pain medicine and is a member of the American Society of Anesthesiologists.



Emory University, Atlanta, GA
B.A., Economics with Concentration in Finance

M.A., Medical Sciences
Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA

Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine
University of New England College of Osteopathic Medicine, Biddeford, ME

Post-Graduate Training

Internal Medicine Internship
Tufts University School of Medicine
Beth Israel Lahey Health, Burlington, MA

Anesthesiology Residency, Chief Resident 2015-2016
Tufts University School of Medicine
St. Elizabeth’s Medical Center, Boston, MA

Pain Medicine Fellowship
Harvard Medical School
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA

Board Certifications

Board Certified in Anesthesiology by American Board of Anesthesiology
Board Certified in Pain Medicine by American Board of Anesthesiology


Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery
The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University

Awards, Memberships and Publications
Dr. Barker has many honors, memberships and publications. To see a full list of credentials, download his CV.

Norman Prince Spine Institute, Newport
Newport Hospital (directions)
20 Powel Avenue
Newport, RI 02840
Phone: 401-845-1190
Fax: 401-845-1073

Norman Prince Spine Institute, Rhode Island Hospital APC
690 Eddy Street, 2nd Floor
Providence RI, 02903
Phone: 401-793-9166
Fax: 401-444-2788