Dr. John Schlaerth, MD

Dr. John Schlaerth, MD

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Gynecologic Oncology  ·  
Male  ·  
75 y/o
(20)

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Dr. John Schlaerth, MD is a gynecologic oncology specialist in Bakersfield, CA and has been practicing for 41 years. He specializes in gynecologic oncology.Read his story

Pacific Gynecologic Specialists

2011 19th St

Bakersfield, CA 93301
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Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Health Net of California
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

Learn about Dr. Schlaerth

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Schlaerth performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Hysterectomy - Open
very high
more than 97% of peers
Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
very high
more than 96% of peers
Gynecologic Cancer
very high
more than 93% of peers

Dr. Schlaerth's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Dr. Schlaerth's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Schlaerth "Professor of OB-GYN at USC Assistant 1977-1982 Associate Professor of OB-GYN at USC 1982-1989 Professor Clinical OB-GYN at USC 1989-1994 Partner of Women's Cancer Center 1994-2006 Managing Partner of Women's Cancer Center 2006-2007 Partner of Pacific Gynecologic Specialists 2007-2014 Managing Partner of Pacific Gynecologic Specialists 2014-present Professional Affiliations Society of Gynecologic Oncology Western Association Of Gynecologic Oncologists International Society Of Gynecologic Oncologists Pacific Coast Obstetrical and Gynecological Society"

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Schlaerth "Care is given with dignity to every patient, not only for the treatment of injury and sickness, but for the maintenance of health and prevention of illness as well."

1  Specialties

  • Gynecologic Oncology

2  Board Certifications

  • Gynecological Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*

6  Conditions Treated

8  Procedures

  • Dilation and Curettage
  • Excision of Cervix
  • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Pelvic Exenteration (For: Gynecologic, Urinary, or Colorectal Malignancy)
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Vaginectomy
  • Vulvectomy

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

  • University At Buffalo State University Of New York School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1968
  • Los Angeles Co Genl Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1969
  • Usc Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1973
  • Usc Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1977

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Schlaerth has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Schlaerth's Reviews

4.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Schlaerth to family and friends
20 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (20)

  • 5
    (15)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (2)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Schlaerth's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

I have felt so lucky to have Dr. Schlaerth providing my care! He takes the time to explain each situation fully, and to make sure I am aware of and understand all of my options. He is kind and professional, and I never feel like he's taking down to me. His care is excellent, and his concern for the...more
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