completing his bachelors, he was accepted to Loma Linda University, School of Medicine in 1979, and four years thereafter joined the Hinsdale Family Practice residency program. In 1986 Dr. Kubo, receiving his board certification in Family Practice, commenced as a Staff Physician for Mid-Carolina Medical Center in North Carolina. Dr. Kubo moved to Bakersfield in 1990 to work at several local hospitals and ventured into opening a private practice in 1992, which eventually burgeoned into Golden Valley Medical Associates. Since then Dr. Kubo has built a terrifically thriving practice that is highly valued by its patients.
In medical school, Dr. Kubo participated in various research programs, including neurosurgery and clinical statistics. He has co-authored clinical studies and has been the recipient of multiple academic and medical awards. Dr. Kubo has held various hospital committee positions and was on the steering committee for the formation of GEMCare. As a senior physician in family medicine, Dr. Kubo is appreciated by his patients for the time and consideration he provides during visits.
As a grandfather, Dr. Kubo cherishes family time and in his leisure enjoys racquetball, music, ethnic cuisine, and travelling.