Dr. Barroga is originally from Honolulu, Hawaii and is the first in his family to receive a bachelor’s degree, graduating with high honors from the University of Hawaii at Manoa. After graduation, he simultaneously pursued both a medical doctorate degree as well as a master’s degree in public health from the Tulane University School of Medicine and the Tulane University School of Public Health in New Orleans, Louisiana.
Dr. Barroga then went on to complete his internship training at the Tulane University Health Sciences Center in New Orleans, Louisiana. Soon afterwards, he completed residency training at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School, Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation in Dallas, Texas.
Dr. Barroga has received numerous awards including the John Cecil Legare Medical Scholarship Award and the Dr. Hans & Clara Zimmerman Foundation Health Scholarship Award. He also served honorably as a staff sergeant in the Hawaii Air National Guard and is the founder and medical director of the Texas Center for Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation.
Dr. Barroga is board certified by the American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation and is a member of the American Academy of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, the American Academy of Pain Management, the American Medical Association, the Texas Medical Association, the Dallas County Medical Society and Genesis Physicians Group.