Jasper F. Basit, MD, is a highly skilled and board-certified family medicine physician with seven years of experience providing primary care and aesthetic treatments. He is currently on the team at De Castro & Basit, MDs, and treats patients at their office in Hanford, California.
Dr. Basit is originally from Canada and graduated magna cum laude from Burman University in Lacombe, Alberta, Canada, with a Bachelor of Science degree in biology. His academic achievements at Burman University were recognized with the Catherine Nickel Graf Memorial Scholarship and the Presidential Award in the Division of Science. He earned his medical degree from the Loma Linda University School of Medicine in Loma Linda, California, and completed his residency at the Loma Linda Family Medicine Residency Rural Track in Hanford, California, where he served as co-chief resident.
Dr. Basit takes a whole-person approach to addressing patients’ health concerns and ensuring their wellness. He is a firm believer in preventive care and patient engagement to avoid otherwise preventable chronic illnesses.
In his spare time, Dr. Basit enjoys spending time with his wife, Francine, and their one-year-old daughter Faye. He enjoys swimming, biking and running and has participated in several obstacle course races in previous years. He also enjoys music and plays an active role in his local church, having participated in mission trips that have taken him to the Philippines, Guam, and Honduras.