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Dr. Samtani is a fellowship-trained orthopedic spine surgeon specializing in the treatment of a wide range of injuries and conditions affecting the back and the spine. He is committed to providing each patient with the most advanced and highest quality care possible.


Rahul Samtani, M.D.

Orthopedic Spine Surgeon

Dr. Samtani is a board certified and fellowship-trained orthopedic spine surgeon in Bakersfield, CA. He graduated with a Doctor of Medicine (M.D.) with Distinction from George Washington University in Washington, DC. During medical school he was inducted into Alpha Omega Alpha – a Medical Honors Society. He then went on to pursue a residency in Orthopedic Surgery at the University of Wisconsin in Madison, WI. After successfully completing his residency, he pursued further subspecialty training in one of the premier Complex Spine Surgery Fellowships in the country at the University of California – San Francisco. Dr. Samtani is committed to providing each patient with the most advanced and highest quality care possible.

Rahul Samtani, M.D.
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  • Dr Samtani is a great doctor. He repaired my fractured femur and has a very kind bedside manner.
  • Never heard of this Dr but was scheduled to see him--which wasn't a problem. A very nice Dr & would go back to him if needed
  • My appointment was handled in a professional and timely manner
  • Yeah, Dr. Samtani was very knowledgeable, very polite courteous. He was talking about, explain things really well. On a replica of the spine had all kinds of answers or he was able to answer all my questions. Very nice guy, very nice guy.
  • Very happy with the care I received.

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5201 Truxtun Avenue
Bakersfield, CA 93309

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  • American Board of Orthopedic Surgery
  • The George Washington University
  • University of Wisconsin–Madison
  • UC San Francisco
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society
  •  North American Spine Society
  • AO Spine
  • SMISS-Society for Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
  • The Wisconsin Orthopaedic Society
  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons