Dr. William Bichai, MD

Dr. William Bichai, MD

Nephrology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 56
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Dr. William Bichai, MD is a nephrology specialist in Bakersfield, CA. He graduated from Ross University, School Of Medicine and specializes in nephrology and internal medicine.

3900 San Dimas St

Bakersfield, CA 93301

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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Top Care Areas

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

Hyperkalemia
very high
more than 94% of peers
Hypertension
very high
more than 93% of peers
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
more than 90% of peers

Dr. Bichai'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

  • Nephrology
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

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

44  Conditions Treated

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3  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.

Education

  • Ross University, School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • UCLA Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • UCLA Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Bichai has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Arabic
  • French
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bichai's Reviews

4.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bichai to family and friends
27 total reviews (9 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (27)

  • 5
    (21)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Bichai'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 (9)

Dr. Bichai rescheduled my appointment 3 different times in a two week period. When I was finally able to come in, I waited over 6 hours to see him. During the exam, he was very uninterested in me or my medical issues. He was constantly on his phone, taking calls and texting, and walking in and out...more
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JUST AWFUL my appointment was scheduled at 4pm and they took till near 8pm to see me. This is ridiculous. People who came after me were seen before me. When sitting for a long time my back pain is outrages and i couldn't stand my back after i left here. They shouldn't schedule so many appointments...more
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Dr. Bichai is very generous, he is always helping his patients with coupons, samples, etc Very caring doctor. We are lucky to have him as a family doctor.
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Dr. Bichai has a very clean facility and a very welcoming environment. he is really nice with his patients and talked to me nicely.
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Dr Bichai is hands down one of the most attentive and kind doctors in Bakersfield. To have a Dr. That listens to you and actually seems to care is priceless. Highly recommended!
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