Dr. Jeffrey Bacon, DO

Dr. Jeffrey Bacon, DO

Rheumatology  ·  
Male  ·  
39 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Jeffrey Bacon, DO is a rheumatology specialist in Bakersfield, CA and has been practicing for 7 years. He specializes in rheumatology.

Rheumatology Services Medical Group

8329 Brimhall Rd Ste 801

Bakersfield, CA 93312
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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very high
more than 99% of peers
Malaise and Fatigue
very high
more than 99% of peers
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Care Philosophy

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1  Specialties

  • Rheumatology

2  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Osteopathic Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Rheumatology
    Accredited by: American Osteopathic Board*

62  Conditions Treated

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9  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

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  • Austin College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2001
  • Univ Of North Texas Health Science Center Texas College Of Osteopathic Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2005
  • John Peter Smith Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2006
  • Plaza Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2009
  • Plaza Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2011

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Chief Fellow of Rheumatology at the University of North Texas Health Science Center, 2010-2011
Media & Publications

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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What People Say About Dr. Jeffrey Bacon, DO
Knowledgeable and compassionate. I’m far better off than before I started seeing Dr Bacon.
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Lisa C in San Luis Obispo, CA – Aug 29, 2018
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I had the worst experience of my life with this doctor. He doesn't listen, and is very dismissive, just like the other reviews say. I spent the worst Christmas holiday of my life because I told him that the medication he prescribe for me was not good and I couldn't take it. He insisted and I had a...Read More
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Laurie Jones in San Luis Obispo, CA – Aug 23, 2018
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Was originally a patient of his associate but had to see him a handful of times. Would not recommend that you ever see this man! Spent minimal time addressing issues and results,dismissed my diagnosis given to me by his associate and other physicians! Completely unprofessional just grins at you...Read More
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Crystal hope in Bakersfield,ca – Aug 06, 2017
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He is a great doctor. He was quick in getting me back on a treatment plan after I moved from Southern California. I am doing so good now. It's easy to get in to see him and his staff is very nice and helpful. I would recommend him to anyone.
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Cheryl Gama in Selma, CA – Mar 21, 2017
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Worst doctor I have ever seen or heard about in my entire medical career. I am shocked that he would ever be interested in patient care seeings he spends maybe 4 minutes with you per visit. I've tried to explain my symptoms, my lab results and physical findings with him and have been repeatedly...Read More
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IGNORED PATIENT in Bakersfield, CA – Jun 14, 2016
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