Dr. William Baker, MD

Dr. William Baker, MD

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Internal Medicine  |  
Male  |  
68 y/o
(27)

Accepting new patients

Dr. William Baker, MD is an internal medicine doctor who practices in Bakersfield, CA. He is 68 years old and has been practicing for 42 years. Dr. Baker is affiliated with Bakersfield Heart Hospital, Mercy Hospitals, Bakersfield Memorial Hospital and Adventist Health Bakersfield.

California Clinical Thrombosis Center

3008 Sillect Ave Ste 240

Bakersfield, CA 93308
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Guardian
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Principal Financial Group
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellPoint
  • Worker's Compensation

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Care Philosophy

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Dr. Baker's Experience

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Dr. Baker'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 and Sports Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Internal Medicine
  • Family Medicine
  • Sports Medicine
2

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Sports Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
8

Conditions Treated

  • Anxiety
  • Arthritis
  • Asthma
  • Depression
  • Diabetes
  • Hypertension
  • Injuries
  • Obesity
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Procedures

  • Allergy Testing
  • Allergy Treatment
  • Biopsy
  • Immunization
  • Physical Examination
  • 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

  • University Of California, Irvine, College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1975
  • Uc Irvine Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1976
  • Uc Irvine Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1978

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Baker has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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

Bakersfield Memorial Hospital

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

Hospital Quality Award

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

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Dr. Baker's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Baker to family and friends
4.4
based on 27 total reviews (4 with comments)
Dr. Baker'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
    31 to 45 minutes
Patient Comments (4)
in Bakersfield, CA |
I have known of Dr Baker for years; he is legendary within Bakersfield. Of recent I visited him in that I wish to change my primary care physician. I was not disappointed. He was clearly invested in what I explained and undoubtedly engaged in order to provide me care. I now know why he is a opined to be the best family internist in Bakersfield. Matt Montana
in Bakersfield, CA |
Very happy with the level of care. Dr Baker is very knowledgeable, and his staff are extremely friendly and helpful. The wait time can be a little long sometimes, but emergencies happen, and giving a bit more of my time so he can treat another, is a small price to pay.
in Bakersfield, CA |
Dr. William Baker is a God send. My family has been going to him for years. He is a perfectionist and that is what you need in a doctor. He is compassionate, intelligent, caring and the best of all.. a great human being. You will not find a better doctor around.
in Bakersfield CA |
Dr Baker is a compassionate and professional Doctor. His knowledge is far reaching and his referrals are with equally highly qualified specialistd.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Baker accepts 14 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Shield of California
    Blue Shield of California PPO
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Guardian
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Principal Financial Group
  • UnitedHealthCare
    PacifiCare
    United Healthcare
  • WellPoint
  • Worker's Compensation
    Worker's Compensation WC

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Hospitals where Dr. Baker has admitting privileges

Bakersfield Memorial Hospital
420 34th St
Bakersfield, CA 93301
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Mercy Hospitals
2215 Truxtun Ave
Bakersfield, CA 93301
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Adventist Health Bakersfield
2615 Chester Ave
Bakersfield, CA 93301
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Bakersfield Heart Hospital
3001 Sillect Ave
Bakersfield, CA 93308
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