General Psychiatrist

General Psychiatrist located in Bakersfield, CA

About Franco Song, M.D.

Dr. Song is a board certified psychiatrist with residency training from a UCLA program. He obtained a Masters in Clinical Research in North Carolina and managed research studies funded by the National Institutes of Health (NIEHS). During residency, Dr. Song was appointed chief resident, completed a clerkship at the Korea University hospital and received awards from American Association of Directors of Psychiatric Residency Training, Central California Psychiatric Society and the Korean Neuropsychiatric Association. He worked in underserved areas of Kern County prior to joining Good Samaritan Hospital and Psychiatric Wellness Center.

Medical School

Universidad del Zulia, Maracaibo, Venezuela

Residency Training Program

UCLA-Kern Psychiatry Residency Program, Kern Medical Center, Bakersfield, CA

Board Certifications

Board Certified in Psychiatry


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Insurance Information

At Psychiatric Wellness Center, we accept most major insurance plans. Here is a list of some of the plans we accept. At Psychiatric Wellness Center we are currently accepting Medicare insurances. At Psychiatric Wellness Center, we are currently accepting private insurances or self-pay. Please contact one of our offices (661-323-6410 or 661-431-1555) if you do not see your insurance provider listed.

Adventist Health
Aetna PPO
Anthem Blue Cross PPO
Beacon Health Strategies
Blue Cross Blue Shield Federal
Blue Shield MHSA
Blue Shield of California PPO
Kaiser Permanente
Magellan Health
Managed Health Network (MHN)
United Behavioral Health
United Healthcare
Value Options