Dr. Cary Shakespeare, MD

Dr. Cary Shakespeare, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology  ·  
Male  ·  
55 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Cary Shakespeare, MD is an obstetrics & gynecology specialist in Bakersfield, CA and has been practicing for 30 years. He specializes in obstetrics & gynecology.

Womens Care Center

1801 16th St # B

Bakersfield, CA 93301
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Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Health Net of California
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellPoint

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Top Care Areas

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

Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC)
very high
more than 98% of peers
Pregnancy-Related Disorders
very high
more than 96% of peers
Maternal Anemia
more than 83% of peers

Dr. Shakespeare's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Shakespeare does not have any board certifications listed.

50  Conditions Treated

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30  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

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.


  • Loma Linda University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • Glendale Adventist Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Shakespeare has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Shakespeare has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shakespeare's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shakespeare to family and friends
23 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (23)

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Dr. Shakespeare's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Great doctor.
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He is pious and self righteous. At first I was comforted by his ease and style, his bedside manner, he seemed really "cool". But when my baby measured far too small according to my calculations, I had to voice my concerns. He gave me every lousy excuse in the book, from my own miscalculations to a...more
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When I requested MY records for another Dr. to tell me my possibilities of a vbac. I was told I would be dropped from their care and I needed to explain why I was wanted them to Dr. Shakespeare. When I spoke to him he was upset because I had agreed to a csection with him, I told him I wanted to...more
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He is amazing! Perfect bedside manner, doesn't sugar coat things but has a way of explaining that you truly understand.
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