Dr. William Farr Sr, MD

Dr. William Farr Sr, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
56 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. William Farr Sr, MD is a family medicine specialist in Bakersfield, CA and has been practicing for 15 years. He specializes in family medicine and preventive medicine.

Farr Medical Group

9880 Brimhall Rd

Bakersfield, CA 93312
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • Health Net of California
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellPoint

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Dr. Farr Sr's Experience

Dr. Farr Sr's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • Board certified in Family Practice
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Farr Sr "Our medical staff believes in treating the whole patient, not just a particular illness. We strive to keep people healthy and encourage healthy behaviors to avoid illness. Our providers work closely with other specialists in and out of town to ensure that each and every patient gets the quality care that they need to maintain their health."

2  Specialties

  • Family Medicine
  • Preventive Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

19  Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Biopsy
  • Breast Exam
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Excisional Biopsy
  • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
  • Immunization
  • Joint Injection
  • Mole Removal
  • Pap Smear
  • Pelvic Exams
  • Physical Examination
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Stitches
  • Urinalysis
  • Vaccination
  • Wart Removal
  • 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.


  • California State University At Long Beach
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1986
  • Universidad Autonoma De Guadalajara, Facultad De Medicina
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • New York Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 2000
  • Kern Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2001
  • Kern Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2003

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Farr Sr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • Spanish
  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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I would definitely NOT recommend this medical office to anyone. I've been to several of the doctors, and while I don't have any extreme complaints about them, I did receive a wrong diagnosis, and I've found that I'm not the only family who had this happen to them here. The office staff is why my...Read More
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Great location, clean office, friendly staff, and excellent doctor.
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I am a new patient ihave been trying to schedule an appointment to visit Dr. Farr, I called his office over than 9 times i get the voice mail even throw the business hours and no one answer, so I called today Monday, I got an swerve and put me on hold 2 times waited 20 minutes on hold till i got...Read More
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January 1st we switched to a new phone service...Read More
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Services are great. Website is useless. Trying to sign up wife for website.....its corrupted. Can't enter info.
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I actually recommend Dr. Farr and the other providers in his office to anyone I meet that is looking for a primary care doctor. I have been completely satisfied in every aspect overall as a patient of this practice and hope to let others experience the same. I have seen Dr. Farr when I first...Read More
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