Dr. Jeffrey Bacon, DO

Dr. Jeffrey Bacon, DO

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Rheumatology  ·  
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39 y/o
(49)

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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

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Bacon's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Arthritis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bacon treats Arthritis more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Bacon treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Gout
  • Allergic Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Ankle
  • Arthritis of the Finger
  • Arthritis of the Foot
  • Arthritis of the Hand
  • Arthritis of the Midfoot
  • Arthritis of the Neck
  • Arthritis of the Shoulder
  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Arthritis of the Toe
  • Arthritis of the Wrist
  • Crystalline Arthritis
  • Gout
  • Hip Arthritis
  • Infectious Arthritis
  • Juvenile Gout
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle
  • Osteoarthritis of Elbow
  • Osteoarthritis of Finger Joint
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteoarthritis of Toe
  • Osteoarthritis of Wrist
  • Post-Traumatic Arthritis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Seronegative Arthritis
  • Spondylarthritis
  • Wear & Tear Arthritis
Malaise and Fatigue
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bacon treats Malaise and Fatigue more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Bacon treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Autoimmune Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bacon treats Autoimmune Diseases more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Bacon treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

About Me

Care Philosophy

I work in partnership with patients, offering high-quality, individualized care with compassion.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology

Education

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

Awards

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

Dr. Bacon's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Bacon

3.4

Based on 49 reviews

5 Stars
48.97959183673469%
(24)
4 Stars
12.244897959183673%
(6)
3 Stars
2.0408163265306123%
(1)
2 Stars
4.081632653061225%
(2)
1 Star
32.6530612244898%
(16)

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Dr. Bacon's Performance
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  • Explains condition(s) well
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What People Say About Dr. Jeffrey Bacon, DO
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Knowledgeable and compassionate. I’m far better off than before I started seeing Dr Bacon.
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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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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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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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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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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Select PPO
Blue Shield of California
Access Plus Savenet
Basic Exclusive PPO for Small Business
Basic PPO
Enhanced Exclusive for Small Business HMO
Local Access Plus HMO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Health Net
Blue & Gold HMO
Covered California - Bronze PPO
Employer Group HMO
Health Net PPO
Individual and Family PPO
MultiPlan
Kaiser PHCS Network PPO
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
PacifiCare HMO

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Mercy Hospitals

Bakersfield, CA