Dr. Rachel Kernoff, MD

Dr. Rachel Kernoff, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 44
Dr. Rachel Kernoff, MD is a family medicine specialist in Santa Barbara, CA and has been practicing for 17 years. She graduated from New York Medical College in 2001 and specializes in family medicine.

215 Pesetas Ln

Santa Barbara, CA 93110

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Dr. Kernoff's Experience

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

1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*

62  Conditions Treated

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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.


  • New York Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 2001
  • San Jose Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kernoff has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kernoff's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kernoff to family and friends
14 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

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Dr. Kernoff'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 (7)

Don’t bother calling, says she takes new patients online, but new patients don’t get booked till August 2019. On top of it, I live an hour away and they won’t book my wife and I on the same day. It’s her policy and it’s ridiculous. They wanted me to drive 1 hour away 2 days In a row which I...more
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I would never recommend this doctor. Could not get appointment with her for 8 month. Decided to not take new patients on the fly. Rudeness of office staffs.
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will not recommend at all, Never will get a appointment with her for all reasons they redirect to urgent care and with any non medical questions it takes a while till an answer is heard
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In my 85 years, 30 of them as a nurse, I have been a patient of many and worked with many doctors. Dr. Rachel Kernoff is one of, if not the best, I have ever known She not only keeps me healthy but saves me time and money. I have never waited even a few minutes to be seen when I arrive for my...more
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She is very kind & wants to hear your worries concerns. She'll take you step by step through a treatment plan to get you where you want to go. I really appreciate Dr. Kernoff & her views on my healthcare.
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