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Kern County Neurological Medical Group, Inc.

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We are dedicated to providing exceptional, comprehensive neurological care and treatment to our patients.  We believe the key to quality patient care is the development of a strong doctor-patient relationship and give special attention to patient & their family concerns and needs.

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San Joaquin Community Hospital
Mercy Hospital

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Dr. Pineda is great. He is extremely knowledgeable & dedicated. His staff is corteous and I like his philosophy of medicine - part eastern and part western.

Conchita Apellaniz

Dr. Young is always available, he has personalized service and goes out of his way to "problem solve" using all his contacts and knowledge to offer multiple solutions. I would highly recommend Dr. Young to anyone!

Asuncion Moscoso

My wife and I are both patients of this medical office. Besides being relaxed, cheerful, freindly and knowledgeable, the Doctor talk with you and not at you, very patient and understanding.

Ray Lobregat

About our clinic...

Our mission is to help people with neurologically related illnesses and disabilities to maximize their independence and quality of life through neurological consultations, rehabilitative care, diagnostic testing, and clinical research.

We are a team of dedicated professionals committed to providing high quality, compassionate service. Providing care since 1977, we are the most comprehensive neurological medical practice in Kern County.
Our neurologist that specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the central nervous system and peripheral nervous system. In layman’s terms, this means we treat patients with a wide variety of medical problems, from carpal tunnel, headaches and epilepsy to Parkinson’s Disease, Alzheimer’s and a variety of other, less widely recognized medical conditions.
Diseases of the nervous system can be painful, frightening, and oftentimes frustrating. It is our goal to apply our knowledge and expertise to help find answers and determine the treatment that will be most beneficial to you.


Meet Our Dynamic Team...

We understand that a medical diagnosis can bring uncertainty and confusion ... during those times, a patient's experience is only as good as the caregiver involved.


    Gregorio S. Pineda

    Dr. Pineda has been in practice here in Bakersfield for more than 35 years and specializes in Child Neurology. He is the founder of Kern County Neurological Medical Group and serves as Stroke Program Director at San Joaquin Community Hospital. Dr. Pineda has more than 45 years of medical experience and a former Board Examiner of the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology.


    Jian C. Lin

    Dr. Lin was a staff Physician in Olympia Fields, Illinois and Anaheim, California before moving to Bakersfield, California. He has been with Kern County Neurological Medical Group since 2005 and one of the Botox providers in Bakersfield treating chronic migraine with Botox injections.



    Rolando C. Young

    Dr. Young is the Vice-President of Kern County Neurological Medical Group Inc., and has been a Neurologist for more than 30 years. He specializes in Electrophysiology and Electroencephalography.

    Medical School University of Santo Tomas Manila, Philippines    Cum Lau




    Sameh Labib

    Dr. Labib joined Kern County Neurological Medical Group in 2013. He held Neurologist positions in Riverside and Moreno Valley prior to joining our group. Dr. Labib has more than 20 years of medical experience.




    Vinutha Ravi

    Dr. Ravi joined Kern County Neurological Medical Group in 2002 and has more than 20 years of medical experience. She has special interest in diagnosis and treatment of headache disorders.





    Lorelei Punsalan

    Lorelei joined Kern County Neurological Medical Group in 2014. Prior to joining our practice, she was a Registered Nurse/Clinical Nurse II at Cedars Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles  and at San Joaquin Community Hospital in Bakersfield. She is a certified Family Nurse Practitioner with clinical hours in Internal Medicine, Primary and Urgent Care, pediatrics, Women's Health, and Neurology.