Dr. Robert Laughlin, MD

Dr. Robert Laughlin, MD

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Pulmonology  |  
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65 y/o
(17)

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Dr. Robert Laughlin, MD is a pulmonology specialist in Bakersfield, CA and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from University Of The East/Ramon Magsaysay Memorial Medical Center, University Of The East in 1979 and specializes in pulmonology.

Premier Medical Associates

3838 San Dimas St Ste A250

Bakersfield, CA 93301
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Accepted insurance

  • ADVANTAGE Health Solutions, Inc.
  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Bluegrass Family Health
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Delta Health System
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Health Net

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Top Care Areas

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

Cough
very high
more than 99% of peers
Shortness of Breath
very high
more than 99% of peers
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Specialties

  • Pulmonology
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Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Pulmonary Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

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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.

Education

  • University of California At Berkeley
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1974
  • University Of The East/Ramon Magsaysay Memorial Medical Center, University Of The East
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • University of Kansas Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Usc University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Va Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Laughlin has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Laughlin does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Laughlin and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Bakersfield Memorial Hospital

is a Healthgrades Top-Rated Hospital

Hospital Quality

2016 Five Star Recipient for Treatment of Pneumonia

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Dr. Laughlin's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Laughlin to family and friends
4.9
based on 17 total reviews (6 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

  • 5
    (16)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Laughlin's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

in Bakersfield, CA
First visit 1/2/18 I felt very comfortable when I walked in. The office staff was very friendly, the technician was by far, the best. He helped me a lot. Then I met Dr. Laughlin.. A breath of fresh air to find a physician who truly cares about his patients. There were 3 patients in the...more
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in Bakersfirld, CA
One of the most caring doctors in Bakersfield. His office staff is awesome too. Highly recommended.
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in Bakersfield CA
Dr Laughin has a common sense approach to wellness!
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in Bakersfield, CA
Dr. Laughlin has been my doctor for about 7 years, now. I highly recommend him for his knowledge, "bedside manner" and straight-forward talk. See that picture? Yea, he's that friendly. He never seems in a rush. Very nice office staff and he had his own alb people on site; from bloodwork, to...more
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in Bakersfield, CA
Best most caring Doctor I've ever had. i can't say enough good about him. He diagnosed my mother's ovarian cancer within 24 hrs after her doctor had been missing it for months. Does not hesitate to consult if need arises.
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