Dr. Alpha Anders, MD

Dr. Alpha Anders, MD

Pulmonology  |  
Male  |  
Age 63
(7)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Alpha Anders, MD is a pulmonology specialist in Bakersfield, CA and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from Joan Sanford I Weill Medical College Of Cornell University in 1980 and specializes in pulmonology, critical care medicine, and more.Read his story

2828 H St Ste D

Bakersfield, CA 93301

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net of California
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • MultiPlan
  • 3 More

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Top Care Areas

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See how frequently Dr. Anders performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Low Blood Oxygen Level
very high
more than 99% of peers
Wheezing
very high
more than 99% of peers
Asthma
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Dr. Anders' bio

This content was provided by Dr. Anders "It is an honor and a privilege to care for the well being of our community. As a triple board certified physician, I have the knowledge and experience for in-depth investigation of the most complex problems. My staff joins me in dedicated pursuit of the best possible outcome for our patients. "

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Anders ""Where Caring is an Art and Healing is a Science" has been our motto since we opened our office in 1998.  We continue to offer state of the art care for all conditions that affect the pulmonary system.  Please visit our website for more information. "
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Specialties

  • Pulmonology
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
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Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Pulmonary Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

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Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

1 Sanction
  • Failure to keep adequate medical records (10/25/2017)
    Action Taken: Reprimand
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: California
0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Colorado Collage, Colorado Springs, CO
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1976
  • Joan Sanford I Weill Medical College Of Cornell University
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • Denver Presby Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Denver Presby Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1984
  • University of Southern California
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Anders has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Anders has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Anders' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Anders to family and friends
5.0
based on 7 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

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Dr. Anders' Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

in Bakersfield
Dr. Anders is truely an excellent lung specialist' i have been under his care for about 3 years. And he has given me the best care 'he makes sure he answers all my questions and is very thorough ' and makes sure i get the best care possible when im hospitalized. And always makes sure im better...more
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He literally saved my life. He definitely goes beyond and above to investigate and look at things from all angles. I am truly thankful to this man.
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in Bakersfield, CA
I never met with the doctor I only had a pulmonary test then the results were sent to my primary doctor the assistant who did the test was very friendly and the office staff was very nice also
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