John G. Barnes, MD

My Philosophy and Approach to Wellness...

I am personally committed to a healthy lifestyle focused on regular exercise, sound nutritional practice and work-life balance. I am excited to have an opportunity in this new practice to partner with my patients to achieve their optimal health.

Physician Profile


College of William and Mary
Williamsburg, VA
Bachelor of Science, Biology 1977
Medical School
Medical College of Virginia
Richmond, VA
Doctorate of Medicine 1981
Richland Memorial Hospital, University of South Carolina
Columbia, SC
Richland Memorial Hospital, University of South Carolina
Columbia, SC



Professional Society Memberships

American Academy of Family Physicians
Virginia Academy of Family Physicians
Richmond Academy of Medicine

Professional Affiliations and Appointments

Staff Member, Chippenham & Johnston-Willis Hospital 1984-present

Hospital Affiliations

Chippenham & Johnston-Willis Hospital

Honors and Awards

Top Doctor in Richmond Area, Richmond Magazine 2008, 2010, 2011, 2012
Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society 1981
Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society 1981


American Academy of Family Physicians

Patient Testimonials

  • Member: Judith

    When I joined the MDVIP Program in early 2013 at the milestone age of 65, I knew the time had finally arrived for me to focus on m...

  • Member: William

    John G. Barnes, MD Dr. Barnes continues to provide me with exceptional heart care. His interest in my overall health and thusly,...

  • Member: frank

    dr barnes has really helped me in my health problems. i am feeling better and able to do more thing i enjoy .

  • Member: Nancy

    I have been a patient of Dr. Barnes for many years. I do not think that there is a better doctor anywhere. He really cares about h...