Dr. Saman Ratnayake, MD

Dr. Saman Ratnayake, MD

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Internal Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
58 y/o
(15)

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Dr. Saman Ratnayake, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Bakersfield, CA and has been practicing for 20 years. He specializes in internal medicine.

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. Ratnayake's Experience

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

1  Specialties

  • Internal Medicine

1  Board Certifications

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

302  Conditions Treated

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30  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Allergy Testing
  • Allergy Treatment
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Biopsy
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Physical Examination
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Vaccination
  • Wellness Examination

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

  • Ross University, School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • Kern Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Kern Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ratnayake has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Bakersfield Memorial Hospital

is a Recipient of a Healthgrades Excellence Award
Patient Safety Excellence Award

Hospital Quality Award

Dr. Ratnayake is on the medical staff at our top-rated hospital.

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Dr. Ratnayake's Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ratnayake to family and friends
15 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

  • 5
    (14)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Ratnayake's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

The best physician I have had the great luck to encounter! He helped me so very much and always took the time to listen and care. Highly recommend!!
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I have been seeing Dr. Sam for several years and find his demeanor and care are above grade in all areas. Thanks Dr, Sam for the good care during our time together. I have recommended Dr. Sam and those individuals appear happy with their treatment as well.
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My grandparents started with him, my mom and I now go to see Dr. Sam. I had a medical condition that the symptoms we're very crazy and all over the place but Dr. Sam was able to diagnose and continues to help treat me for. Love him and his staff you can't find a better place to go to when needing...more
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Dr Ratnayake is the epitome of what a medical provider should be time 10! He never makes his patients feel rushed during exams. He is caring to a fault sometimes. I have on occasion rec'd calls from him in addition to him taking my calls to discuss my condition. This is unheard of today to have a...more
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He listens and hears what the patients says, he is very supportive. He encourages you to ask questions and explains everything to you so that you understand what the issue is, His staff is the best.
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