Dr. William J. Farr Sr., MD

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Specializes in Family Medicine • Male • Age 54

Farr Medical Group
9880 Brimhall Rd
Bakersfield, CA 93312
Appointments Offered: Same Day Next Day
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Farr Medical Group
Farr Medical Group
9880 Brimhall Rd
Bakersfield, CA 93312
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Bakersfield Memorial Hospital
420 34th St
Bakersfield, CA 93301
Mercy Hospitals
2215 Truxtun Ave
Bakersfield, CA 93301

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    Dr. Farr Sr.'s Appointment Availabilty

    Accepting new patients?

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    Appointment Availability

    Same Day Next Day
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    Farr Medical Group
    9880 Brimhall Rd
    Bakersfield, CA 93312
    (661) 458-9537
    Contact Information
    (661) 587-8990 (Office)
    (661) 587-8980 (Fax)
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  2. Dr. Farr Sr.'s Experience

    Dr. Farr Sr.'s Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Family Medicine
    • Preventive Medicine

    Board Certifications

    • Family Practice
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    Dr. Farr Sr. says...

    • Abscess Incision and Drainage
    • Biopsy
    • Breast Exam
    • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
    • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
    • Excisional Biopsy
    • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
    • Immunization
    • Joint Injection
    • Mole Removal
    • Pap Smear
    • Pelvic Exams
    • Physical Examination
    • Skin Biopsy
    • Stitches
    • Urinalysis
    • Vaccination
    • Wart Removal
    • Wellness Examination
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    Dr. Farr Sr. says...

    • Allergies
    • Anxiety
    • Arthritis
    • Asthma
    • Depression
    • Diabetes
    • Emphysema
    • Heart Disease
    • High Cholesterol
    • Hormone Imbalance
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Hypertension
    • Hypogonadism
    • Infectious Diseases
    • Injuries
    • Menopause
    • Obesity
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoporosis
    • Pneumonia
    • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
    • Testosterone Deficiency
    • Weight Loss
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    Background Check for Dr. Farr Sr.

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for California.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    New York Medical College
    Graduated in 2000
    Universidad Autonoma De Guadalajara, Facultad De Medicina
    Graduated in 1999

    Internship Hospital

    Kern Medical Center
    Complete in 2001

    Residency Hospital

    Kern Med Center
    Complete in 2003

    Undergraduate Schools

    California State University At Long Beach
    Graduated in 1986

    Other Education

    Hormone Replacement Therapy For Men and Women
    Complete in 2005
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Farr Sr. & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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  3. Dr. Farr Sr.'s Hospital Quality

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  4. Patient Satisfaction

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    • 24 responses
    • 2 reviews

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    5 out of 5
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    I absolutely love going to Dr. Farr. Amazing staff and amazing doctors. Wouldn't go anywhere else.

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    5 out of 5
    - in Bakersfield, Ca |

    Couldn't be more impressed for a first visit. I feel like my concerns were taken seriously and not minimized.

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