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Dr. Gary Barker, Cadiz Dentist

Barker Dental

347 West Spring St. P.O. Box 292

Cadiz, OHIO 43907

Tel No.(740) 942-3311

About Us
Barker Dental in Cadiz OH



Gary A. Barker, DDS

Dr. Barker is a lifetime resident of Harrison County, he graduated from Cadiz High School before obtaining his dental degree from The Ohio State University. He has been practicing dentistry in Cadiz for 33 years. His commitment to quality dental care is apparent the moment you are seated in one of our state-of-the-art, private exam rooms. 

Some of Dr. Barker's professional affiliations are as follows:  The American Dental Association, the Ohio Dental Association and the Eastern Ohio Dental Society.  His civic activities include membership to the Cadiz Lions Club, Clark Gable Foundation and the OSU Alumni. He is also a member of Scott United Methodist Church where he serves as their Choir Director.

Dr. Barker and his wife Kathy reside in Cadiz and are the parents of two adult children,  a daughter, Rev. Ashley Steele and son, Christopher. Dr. Barker enjoys photography, traveling and hiking with his chocolate lab, Hershey.


Dental Hygienist

Darcy Henry

Barker Dental in Cadiz OH

Darcy is a graduate of Toronto High School and West Liberty State College with a B.S. degree in Dental Hygiene. Darcy promises to make your visit here a pleasant and pain free experience.  

She and her husband Rod have been married 10 years and have two young children, Emma and Michael. They enjoy spending time boating and riding wave runners on the Ohio River.



Front Office

Marsha Dodds

Marsha is a graduate of Cadiz High School and Belmont Career Center. She has worked for Dr. Barker for 16 years her duties include scheduling appointments and insurance billing.

She and her husband Jim are parents of three adult children Ben, Katie and Abby. Marsha enjoys shopping, especially hunting for treasures at antique sales and flea markets. She is active with a local community theater group and lends a hand whenever she can with costumes, directing and production.

Dental Assistants

Janine Dodds and Michele Liggett.

Barker Dental in Cadiz OH

Janine is a graduate of Jewett-Scio High School and Belmont Career Center, she has 13 years experience as a dental assistant and is certified in Dental Radiology. 

Janine resides in Cadiz where she and her husband Aaron have two sons, Justin age 21 and Jordan age 18. Janine enjoys camping and horseback riding in her spare time.

Michele is a graduate of Cadiz High School and Jefferson Community College, she has worked for Dr. Barker for 9 years as a Dental Assistant and certified Dental Radiographer. She is also called on to assist with duties in the front office.

Michele and her husband Ed reside in Cadiz. They have two children, Nash and Jessica. Michele enjoys painting and spending evenings around the campfire.

Barker Dental in Cadiz OH