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About Dr. Bruce J Joseph

Dr. Bruce J Joseph, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Bakersfield, CA. His specialties include Urology. Dr. Joseph is affiliated with San Joaquin Community Hospital. Dr. Joseph has received 2 awards. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

16 Ratings with 3 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Bruce J Joseph is Great. Dr. Bruce J Joseph has been rated by 16 patients. From those 16 patients 3 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Bruce J Joseph is 4.0 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Dains Bruce Pa C Mesa West A Primary Care Me

6001 Truxtun Ave Ste 220
Bakersfield, CA 93309
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Specialties

Dr. Bruce J Joseph has the following 1 specialty

  • Urology

    A urologist is a physician who specializes in diagnosing and treating conditions affecting the male reproductive system, as well as the urinary tracts of both males and females.
    These doctors cover the kidneys, ureter, urinary bladder, adrenal glands, urethra, and the male reproductive organs which include the testes, epididymis, vas deferens, seminal vesicles, prostate and penis. Some common disorders that urologists treat are urinary tract infections (UTI), stress incontinence, benign prostatic hyperplasia, kidney stones, erectile dysfunction, kidney cancer, prostate cancer, testicular cancer, and cystitis. These urological specialists also perform vasectomies and vasectomy reversals.

  • Expertise

    8 Expertise

  • Prostate Cancer
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Kidney Stones
  • Overactive Urinary Bladder
  • Bladder Issues
  • Erectile Dysfunction (ED)
  • Prostatitis
  • Urologic Emergencies

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Reviews

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The doctor is fine. Office staff, not so much

They sent labs out of state without verifying insurance coverage, so we got socked with a $500 bill. Also, they say they'll do thing "today," but it doesn't get done. Very frustrating.

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Poor follow up & Office staff disorganized & rude.

Being in the healthcare field myself, I understand how difficult and demanding it can be. At the same time, I am not a person who typically complains about my experiences, but when it comes to patient care you better know what you are doing and follow-up. Ever heard of urine results taking over 2 weeks to come back from a lab? Me neither. Then getting the run-a-round and the promise of a call back that never comes. I should have listened to my family when they told me to go to UCLA to get this problem handled in the first place. Well now I am and next time you can bet I will.

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Five Stars

Great experience as far as vasectomy goes.

Doctor's Response

Thank you for taking the time to respond to the questionairre. I am glad your experience was positive. Bruce J. Joseph, MD

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  • Awards

    2 Awards

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011, 2016, 2012)

    Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.

  • Patients' Choice Award (2011, 2010, 2008)

    Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Joseph is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Education

  • White Memorial Medical Center

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Bruce J Joseph accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
  • Health Net
    • Health Net CA CommunityCare Network HMO
    • Health Net CA HMO Employer Group
    • Health Net CA HMO Whole Care Network
    • Health Net CA Individual and Family PPO
    • Health Net CA PPO
    • Health Net SmartCare Large Group
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
  • UHC West
    • UHC SignatureValue Flex1
    • UHC SignatureValue Flex2
    • UHC SignatureValue Flex3
    • UHC West SignatureValue Alliance
    • UHC West SignatureValue HMO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO
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Locations & Directions

Dains Bruce Pa C Mesa West A Primary Care Me, 6001 Truxtun Ave Ste 220, Bakersfield, CA
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