Barry Coutinho, MBBS

  • Vice Chair, Department of Family Medicine
  • Director, In-Patient Teaching Service UPMC Shadyside
  • Clinical Assistant Professor, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

Barry Coutinho, M.B.B.S., is Clinical Assistant Professor of Family and Community Medicine, Director of the Inpatient Teaching Service, and Chairman of the Integration Education Committee.

Dr. Coutinho received his degree from Guy's Hospital, London, obtaining the prize in cardiology. He completed his residency training at St. George's Hospital, London. Then gained experience in general practice before coming to Pittsburgh. He completed family medicine residency training at UPMC Shadyside. Dr. Coutinho served as chief resident before joining the faculty in 1995. He is board-certified and has special interests in dermatology and cardiology.

In his spare time, he gives classical piano concerts for medical charities and enjoys watching and playing sports with his kids.

Book Chapters

2016 - 2017

  • Essential Evidence online book chapter Update: Scabies 8.22.16
  • Essential Evidence online book chapter Update:  Molluscum contagiosum 5.2.17

2015 - 2016 

  • Update Essential Evidence Online Impetigo, 12/5/2015
  • Update Essential Evidence Online Molluscum Contagiosum, 1/2016


2016 - 2017

  • Overcoming Barriers in Diabetes Self Management”.   Ruth Branham,  BA, Alan Finkelstein, MD, Barry Coutinho, MD, Gregory Gallik, DO, Nick Owens, PharmD, Stephanie Ballard, PharmD,  Nikiha Robinson, LSW

2015 - 2016

  • Overcoming Barriers in Diabetes Self-Management”, Shadyside Hospital Foundation