Dr. Hooman Rastegar, MD

Dr. Hooman Rastegar, MD

Pain Medicine  ·  
Dr. Hooman Rastegar, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Bakersfield, CA. He specializes in pain medicine.

1200 Discovery Dr

Bakersfield, CA 93309

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • Kaiser Permanente

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Top Care Areas

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more than 70% of peers
Degenerative Disc Disease
more than 51% of peers
Intervertebral Disc Disease
more than 50% of peers

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Care Philosophy

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1  Specialties

  • Pain Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*
  • Pain Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*

12  Conditions Treated

  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Chronic Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fracture
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Spondylosis

3  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.


Education data for Dr. Rastegar is unavailable at this time.

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Rastegar has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Rastegar's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Rastegar to family and friends
10 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Rastegar's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr Rastegar is first and foremost compassionate and truly empathetic/sympathetic with chronic pain. He takes the time to go over your care plan, for me that included making sure my emotional well being was being cared for as well. We go over options with each visit, consider new paths to pursue,...more
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Hi, thank you for the nice review of Dr. Hooman Rastegar. We are glad you are part of the Kaiser Permanente family!

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Dr. Rastagar finally listened to me when other pain management specialists didn't. He diagnosed the source of my pain and helped make it better from the first visit. I finally understand how the nerve pain that I experience works, and how I can try to interrupt it through alternative means as...more
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I was so afraid to go to pain mgmt, but I feel so comfortable with Dr. Rastegar and his opinions and experience. I have had two epidural's..the second one I had because I fell a week after the first one. I didn't hesitate to call his office to get another one. Dr. Rastegar has such a great...more
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