Dr. Javier Bustamante, MD

Dr. Javier Bustamante, MD

Pediatrics  ·  
Male  ·  
64 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Javier Bustamante, MD is a pediatrics specialist in Bakersfield, CA and has been practicing for 33 years. He specializes in pediatrics.

Bustamante Pediatrics

300 Old River Rd Ste 105

Bakersfield, CA 93311
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Insurance Accepted

  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • GEMCare
  • Health Net
  • Health Net of California
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellPoint

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Dr. Bustamante's Experience

Dr. Bustamante's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Pediatrics
  • Board certified in Pediatrics
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Bustamante "We at Bustamante Pediatrics are dedicated to providing the highest quality pediatric care to the children of Bakersfield. Whether your child is seen for a preventive care well-check appointment or is ill, we promise to deliver practical guidance, thorough patient exams, reassurance, and encouragement every time!"

1  Specialties

  • Pediatrics

1  Board Certifications

  • Pediatrics
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*

86  Conditions Treated

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10  Procedures

  • Allergy Testing
  • Allergy Treatment
  • Circumcision, Infant
  • Hearing Screening
  • Immunization
  • Infant Care
  • Neonatal Care
  • Vaccination
  • Well Baby Care
  • Wellness Examination

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.


  • University Of California, Davis, School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Tex Tech University Health Science Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • University Calif Davis
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Bustamante has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bustamante's Reviews

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

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

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  • 3
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  • 1

Dr. Bustamante'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)

I would not recommend Dr. Bustamante's office if you have more than one child. The office will not schedule two children at a time. Being a working mother I cannot be missing work two or more times to take my children to the Dr.
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Dr. Bustamante is a great pediatrian. He really took the time to explain things and was awesome with my son!
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My kids been there since 2014 and I just love it the doctors are so patient with you and caring
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Wait was maybe 30 min past appointment time. In the room for 10 more before being seen. However, you realize why once you're seen. Bustamante takes time to answer questions or concerns and help your little one feel more comfortable which is hard in a doctor's office with strangers. The nurses are...more
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