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 graduated from Ross University, School Of Medicine in 1996 and specializes in plastic surgery and general surgery.

Riverwalk Surgical Associates, Bakersfield, CA

2901 Sillect Ave Ste 201

Bakersfield, CA 93308
Get Directions

Accepted insurance

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

Learn about Dr. Dev

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you

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.

We're trying something new with Top Care Areas.Was it helpful for you?YesNo

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."


  • Plastic Surgery
  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Dr. Dev does not have any board certifications listed.


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


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

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

Dr. Dev's Reviews

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

Likelihood to Recommend (20)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Dev's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

in Bakersfield, CA
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
Was this helpful? YESNot Helpful
Flag this
in Bakersfield, CA
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.
Was this helpful? YESNot Helpful
Flag this
in Bakersfield, CA
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!
Was this helpful? YESNot Helpful
Flag this
in Wisonville, OR
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.
Was this helpful? YESNot Helpful
Flag this
in Bakersfield, CA
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
Was this helpful? YESNot Helpful
Flag this

Are you Dr. Dev?
Make it easy for patients to share their feedback. Also manage your personalized profile!