Dr. William Farr Sr, MD

Dr. William Farr Sr, MD

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Family Medicine  ·  
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57 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

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Farr Sr's conditions and procedures:

Abscess Incision and Drainage
Allergies
Anxiety
Arthritis
Asthma
Biopsy
Breast Exam
Depressive Disorders
Diabetes
Electrocardiogram (EKG)
Emphysema
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Excisional Biopsy
Gynecologic Cancer Screening
Heart Disease
High Cholesterol
Hormone Imbalance
Hyperlipidemia
Hypertension
Hypogonadism
Immunization
Infectious Diseases
Injuries
Joint Injection
Menopause
Mole Removal
Obesity
Osteoarthritis
Osteoporosis
Pap Smear
Pelvic Exams
Physical Examination
Pneumonia
Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
Skin Biopsy
Stitches
Testosterone Deficiency
Urinalysis
Vaccination
Wart Removal
Weight Loss
Wellness Examination

About Me

Care Philosophy

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.

Specialties

  • Family Medicine
  • Preventive Medicine

Board Certifications

Education

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

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Farr Sr's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Farr Sr

3.8

Based on 48 reviews

5 Stars
66.66666666666667%
(32)
4 Stars
2.0833333333333335%
(1)
3 Stars
4.166666666666667%
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2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
27.083333333333332%
(13)

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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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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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Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Aetna
Aetna Test HMO
Choice Plus Test POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card Test 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) Test PPO
Health Net
Health Net of California
Large Group PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan Test PPO
PHCS Network PPO
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus Test POS
Navigate HMO
Options PPO
PacifiCare HMO
United Healthcare
WellPoint

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Mercy Hospitals

Bakersfield, CA