Dr. William Farr Sr, MD

Dr. William Farr Sr, MD

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Family Medicine  ·  
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56 y/o
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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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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.

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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Dr. Farr Sr's Reviews

3.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Farr Sr to family and friends
47 total reviews (24 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (47)

  • 5
    (32)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (13)

Dr. Farr Sr's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
Dr. Farr Sr Says:
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We encourage you to speak with our office manager if you feel that you have had a problem.

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Patient Comments (24)

Scam. They take your money and that’s about it!
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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...more
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This doctor didn’t do a thorough job diagnosing me. I went to him several times for pain in a specific area and shrugged it off as a strain and didn’t explore all avenues. I may have permanent damage because of them and went to Dr. Baker and he immediately diagnosed me. I would not recommend Dr...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...more
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