Dr. William Farr Sr, MD

Dr. William Farr Sr, MD

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Family Medicine  |  
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56 y/o
(43)

Accepting new patients

Dr. William Farr Sr, MD is a family medicine doctor who practices in Bakersfield, CA. He is 56 years old and has been practicing for 15 years.

Farr Medical Group

9880 Brimhall Rd

Bakersfield, CA 93312
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Accepted insurance

  • 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

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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."
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Specialties

  • Family Medicine
  • Preventive Medicine
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Board Certifications

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

  • Allergies
  • Anxiety
  • Arthritis
  • Asthma
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Diabetes
  • Emphysema
  • Heart Disease
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hormone Imbalance
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypogonadism
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Injuries
  • Menopause
  • Obesity
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoporosis
  • Pneumonia
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Testosterone Deficiency
  • Weight Loss
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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.

Education

  • California State University At Long Beach
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1986
  • New York Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 2000
  • Universidad Autonoma De Guadalajara, Facultad De Medicina
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • Kern Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2001
  • Kern Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2003
  • Hormone Replacement Therapy For Men and Women
    Other Education | Completed 2005

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Farr Sr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Mercy Hospitals

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

Hospital Quality Award

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

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Dr. Farr Sr's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Farr Sr to family and friends
4.0
based on 43 total reviews (19 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (43)

  • 5
    (31)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (10)

Dr. Farr Sr's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
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
10 to 15 minutes
Dr. Farr Sr Says:

We encourage you to speak with our office manager if you feel that you have had a problem.


Patient Comments (19)

Bakersfield, CA |
Services are great. Website is useless. Trying to sign up wife for website.....its corrupted. Can't enter info.
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in Bakersfield, CA |
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...more
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in Garden Grove, CA |
It is such a surprise to find such a good doctor! I’m so glad Dr. Farr was recommended to me.
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in San Diego, CA |
It would be impossible for Dr. Farr to be any better. He is already perfect, as far as I’m concerned.
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in San Jose, CA |
When I go to see Dr. Farr, he and his staff treat me like a friend, not like a patient.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Farr Sr accepts 11 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
    CaliforniaCare HMO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of California HMO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Health Net
  • Health Net of California
    Large Group PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Options PPO
    PacifiCare HMO
    United Healthcare
  • WellPoint

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Hospitals where Dr. Farr Sr 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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