Dr. Harbinder Brar, MD

Maternal-Fetal Medicine •  Male • Age 64
  
Dr. Brar
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25109 Jefferson Ave Ste 210 Murrieta, CA 92562

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Dr. Harbinder Brar, MD is a Maternal-Fetal Medicine Specialist in Murrieta, CA and has over 42 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Brar has more experience with Obstetric Care than other specialists in his area. He graduated from Med Coll, Jabalpur U medical school in 1978. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Brar to book an appointment.


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Likelihood to recommend Dr. Brar

1.6

Based on 52 ratings

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They schedule SO MANY women at one time when they do NOT have the capacity to attend to them during their given appointment times. As a result we sit in the waiting room for at least an hour. Because of limited seating in the waiting room, pregnant women wait outside the office crouching by the door. If you’re there for NST’s, the recliners are absolutely old and filthy. You leave that office NEEDING to take a shower. The Front office staff isn’t very helpful when you have questions. They don’t even look you in the eye when you talk to them—it’s like they hate being bothered by you. I hate this place and it is run SO inefficiently. Everything about this place is GROSS.
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Aug 06, 2020
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I love Dr. Brar. He he so kind and compassionate. I couldn't have asked for a better doctor to help me through a very difficult time.
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Sarah Huntington – May 09, 2020
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Absolutely the worst experience ever. No stars if possible. I never ever leave a bad review, but this experience was just horrible. Girls up front, RUDE. I Waited for almost 2 hours even though I was 10 minutes early for my appointment and when they finally saw me it was less than 5 minutes. No questions answered he simply said to ask my OBGYN. IS HE NOT THE “SPECIALIST” he had the damn nerve to leave me 1000x more worried about my high risk pregnancy. He literally said in his words” you have choleostasis which just means your baby can die inside of you” and after reading the measurements he looked at me and said “ yeah you’re baby is very fat” WHAT?!? I know I should’ve gone off right there and then but I was in complete shock and sadness. I didn’t know what to do or say. As soon as I left I called my doctor to see if I can change ASAP. Trying to file a complaint as if right now.. horrible horrible experience and would not recommend to anyone.
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Apr 30, 2020
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Never!!! If anyone can avoid Dr. Brar and all of his assistants, please do. I read all reviews while in their waiting room. The reviews fall short, the front desk is the rudest I have ever encounter. You ask questions and they don't even look at you, a total disrespectful behavior when they are in the customer business. They are rude when you are there, when you call them on the phone. They don't want you to talk, and they constantly interrupt when you are on the middle of asking questions. Even they, as providers of a service should LISTEN TWICE AS MUCH AS THEY TALK. These team is in desperate training of customer service and customer etiquette. PLEASE AVOID THIS GROUP OF NO CUSTOMER SERVICE MANNERS, YOU WILL BE SORRY AND ANGRY, SOMETHING YOU DON'T NEED WHEN PREGNANT AND YOUR BABY HAS AN ISSUE. I BEG YOU DON'T GO HERE. Take care and stay healthy, and avoid toxic people and health providers who don't enhance your special moments you are going through.
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Mrs. Schaar – Apr 21, 2020
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Absolutely the grossest place I’ve ever been. The staff and ultrasound staff were horrible. Broke every Hyppa law. Unbelievably rough and rude. Please never go here or refer anyone here. We will be turning them in to the California Board and our insurance!
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Stop practicing – Apr 15, 2020
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I have been to Dr. Brar twice and each experience has been bad. I was referred to him because there were concerns that my baby may be born with CF. Being that this is my first pregnancy, I was terrified. When I went in the first time, the front desk staff was very rude. They seemed like they didn’t want to be there. However, the nurses were great. They were engaging with me and very descriptive. When Dr. Brar came into the room, he didn’t even address me. The entire time, he spoke to my sister about my results. This is attributed to the fact that I am blind, but he treated me like I was cognitively delayed. The second time, both the front desk staff and ultrasound staff were rude. They acted like my blindness was contagious and didn’t even want to touch me the put the gel for the ultrasound. They also rushed through my anatomy scan. A 30-45 minute consult was only 10 minutes. Everywhere I’ve checked, this doctor has bad reviews.
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Juanita – Mar 03, 2020
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I was referred to Dr. Brar after abnormalities found on my 19 week anatomy scan. Dr. Brar did not find the same abnormalities found on the original scan, but instead gave me a new diagnosis. His bedside manner was extremely lacking. I felt he pressured my husband and I to terminate, despite us noting on our check-in paperwork that termination was not an option for us. I had myself transferred to Loma Linda and though they agreed with Dr. Brar's diagnosis, it's been a different experience. Learning bad news is never a fun experience, but I would not wish it on my enemy to have Dr. Brar being the one delivering it.
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Dr. Brar and his staff were excellent. Very caring and thorough. Dr even called me personally when I called with concerns. My high risk pregnancy was monitored with the upmost care and I now have a healthy 2 year old. Only negative is the wait!!! 2 hours at least, so be prepared!!
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  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
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Low Desert – Jun 08, 2018
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I lost my identical sons at 34 weeks under his care. I hadn't seen him in person in almost 5 months. They were healthy but started to develop twin to twin transfusion but since I was not being monitored, I lost both of my sons. My first children. Thanks brar! Sleep well!
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Feb 27, 2017
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Ultrasound staff was extremely rude (A. Guzman) I have decided to enroll to Kaiser next year.
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San Bernardino, CA – Oct 13, 2016
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e there was an option for 0 stars I would give it to them hands down...first of all when you schedule your appointment just know you will be waiting at least 2 hours before being seen,most of their staff is extremely rude,and a lot of stuff that they do there if extremely unprofessional...the nurses try to talk to you like they're the doctor themselves...I wouldn't even recommend my worst enemy to go to this place.
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Biography

Dr. Harbinder Brar, MD is a Maternal-Fetal Medicine Specialist in Murrieta, CA and has over 42 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Brar has...Read more

Specialties

  • Maternal-Fetal Medicine

Board Certifications

Education

1989
Los Angeles County Harbor - UCLA Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
1987
Womens Hosp-USC
Residency Hospital
1985
Loma Linda University
Residency Hospital
1982
Allegheny Gen Hosp
Residency Hospital
1980
Med Coll, U Jabalpur
Residency Hospital
1979
Med Coll, U Jabalpur
Internship Hospital
1978
Med Coll, Jabalpur U
Medical School

Languages

  • English
  • Spanish

Awards

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Dr. Brar accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Basic HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
$0 Cost Share AI-AN (Pathway X - HMO/ Individual Via Exchange)-CA HMO
Access for Infants & Mothers (AIM)-CA HMO
Advantage-CA HMO
Advantage-CA PPO
Balanced (Prudent Buyer)-CA PPO
Blue Cross (CACare) - Individual-CA HMO
Blue Cross (CACare) - Large Group-CA HMO
Blue Cross (CACare) - Small Group-CA HMO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Individual-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Large Group-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Small Group-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Student Health-CA PPO
Blue Cross-CA HMO-POS
Bronze (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Bronze 60 (Pathway X - HMO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA HMO
Bronze 60 AI-AN (Pathway X - HMO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA HMO
Bronze 60 D (Pathway - HMO/ Individual)-CA HMO
Bronze EPO (Prudent Buyer / Small Grp)-CA PPO
Bronze EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Bronze Select (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Bronze Select w/ H.S.A (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Bronze w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer PPO/Small Grp)-CA PPO
Dignity Health Custom Advantage-CA HMO
Dignity Health EPO / PPO-CA
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Gold Priority Select-CA HMO
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Gold Select (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Lumenos Plans-CA PPO
Major Risk Medical Insurance Program (MRMIP) - Prudent Buyer-CA PPO
MemorialCare Custom-CA PPO
Minimum Coverage-CA HMO
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
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Priority Select-CA HMO
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Select-CA PPO
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Silver 70 (Pathway X - HMO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA HMO
Silver 70 AI-AN (Pathway X - HMO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA HMO
Silver 70 Off Exchange (Pathway - HMO/ Individual)-CA HMO
Silver 73 (Pathway X - HMO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA HMO
Silver 87 (Pathway X - HMO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA HMO
Silver 94 (Pathway X - HMO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA HMO
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Silver Select (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
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Select PPO
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CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
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Frequently Treated by Dr. Brar

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Brar treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Brar treats other conditions, please contact the office at (951) 304-3335.

Obstetric Care

Obstetric care specialists focus on the health of both mother and baby during pregnancy and through labor and delivery, including prenatal screening, treatment of complications, and vaginal or C-section delivery.

Typically treats 85% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 6 conditions and procedures

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Pregnancy Ultrasound
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Brar performs Pregnancy Ultrasound more than 100% of their peers

Dr. Brar performs this procedure more than 100% of their peers

High Risk Pregnancy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Brar treats High Risk Pregnancy more than 100% of their peers

Dr. Brar treats this condition more than 100% of their peers

Intrauterine Growth Restriction
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Brar treats Intrauterine Growth Restriction more than 100% of their peers

Dr. Brar treats this condition more than 100% of their peers

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Dr. Brar's conditions and procedures:

  • Amniocentesis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Blood Disorders in Pregnancy
  • Brain Disorders
  • Encounters for Normal Pregnancies
  • Fetal Cardiac Monitoring
  • Gestational Diabetes
  • Heart Disease
  • High Risk Pregnancy
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension Complicating Pregnancy, Childbirth and Postpartum
  • Intrauterine Growth Restriction
  • Maternal Hypotension Syndrome
  • Placenta Previa
  • Preeclampsia
  • Pregestational Diabetes Mellitus
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Pregnancy Ultrasound
  • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Uterine Diseases

Locations

Practice

25109 Jefferson Ave Ste 210 Murrieta, CA 92562
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3637 Arlington Ave Ste 202 Riverside, CA 92506
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