Dr. Shabbir Shakir, MD

Dr. Shabbir Shakir, MD

Urology  ·  
Male  ·  
68 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Shabbir Shakir, MD is an urology specialist in Bakersfield, CA and has been practicing for 43 years. He specializes in urology and pediatric urology.


2808 F St Ste E

Bakersfield, CA 93301
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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)
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
very high
more than 98% of peers
very high
more than 98% of peers
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Shakir'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.

2  Specialties

  • Urology
  • Pediatric Urology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Shakir does not have any board certifications listed.

50  Conditions Treated


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19  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.


  • Grant Medical College, Maharashtra University Of Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1975
  • Sinai Grace Hosp/Grace Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Wayne St University Affil Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Shakir has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Shakir has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Mercy Hospitals

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

Hospital Quality Award

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Dr. Shakir's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shakir to family and friends
28 total reviews (8 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (28)

  • 5
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  • 1

Dr. Shakir'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 (8)

I have to say dr. Shakir was blunt and to the point but is an amazing doctor I had to have no lateral vericole ligation surgury and I feel he is the best he told me everything up front and explained stuff very well... the surgury was right on time and was everything he said it would be... some of...more
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I called there office 7 times to make an appointment. every time you call they will put you hold and will come back like after 30 -45 minutes. Will never return call for 3-4 weeks. Just because of there bad customer service and I just went to different doctor.
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The Doctor stopped a really bad, life threatening kidney infection I had in march 2017. I had to go to the ER and was told if I had waited a few more hours, I would have gone septic and been in real trouble. I'm much, much better now and thank Dr. Shakir for that.
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Worst place EVER! doctor has NO people skills, VERY rude, is NOT stocked on supplies, doesn't listen and staff, well .... Let's just say I'm SHOCKED this place is still open for business. We have been told to keep taking my father to the ER to replace his catheter line because he doesn't have...more
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Office rarely returns phone calls. Very unfriendly staff. Dr. very gruff and does not explain things well
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