Dr. Vipul Dev, MD

Dr. Vipul Dev, MD

Plastic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
52 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Vipul Dev, MD is a plastic surgery specialist in Bakersfield, CA and has been practicing for 22 years. He specializes in plastic surgery and general surgery.

Riverwalk Surgical Associates, Bakersfield, CA

2901 Sillect Ave Ste 201

Bakersfield, CA 93308
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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

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

Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
very high
more than 94% of peers
Burn Injuries
very high
more than 93% of peers
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
very high
more than 89% of peers

Dr. Dev'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Dev "I believe the best care can be achieved only when patients understand their conditions properly and are fully satisfied with the care they receive. Through effective education, patients are empowered to partner in their care and achieve their health priorities."

2  Specialties

  • Plastic Surgery
  • General Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Dev does not have any board certifications listed.

16  Conditions Treated

  • Benign Tumor
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Ptosis
  • Burn Injuries
  • Cancer
  • Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecomastia
  • Localized Fat Deposits
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Obesity
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Second-Degree Burns
  • Skin Cancer
  • Third-Degree Burns

27  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.


  • Ross University, School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1996

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Dev has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Dev has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Dev's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Dev to family and friends
20 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (20)

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Dr. Dev's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Worse experience of my life and I had a double mastectomy and breast cancer his staff rude and inconsiderate insinuating I had no pain he's a doctor and he filled me with 60 once 120 once so painful ?? and then he placed the expanders in the wrong place then I kept on saying was wrong and they...more
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Very helpful doctor. Actually takes the time to explain things to you when you're confused. Very helpful staff. I have used this doctor and his office staff on more than one occasion. There's a reason I keep coming back to this office whenever I need something done.
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Dr. Dev's office staff was very helpful. They helped me figure out my insurance and worked with me. Dr. Dev was extremely welcoming and made sure I understood everything about the procedure I had scheduled. It's been a while since surgery and I'm very excited about my results!
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I had a tummy tuck, and breast reduction. I received excelent care. and have beautiful results. I found that his staff and Dr. Dev were special people and would have him care for any of my future needs.
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Dr. Dev did a breast reduction, due to the swelling I kept blowing out the side stitches on both breasts. After numerous visits to his office, his nurse tried to glue the wounds, and urgent care, 3 weeks after surgery I ended up with a 2nd surgery and 3 days in the hospital due to an infection. His...more
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