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About St. Joseph Health

SJH provides a full range of care facilities including 16 acute care hospitals, home health agencies, hospice care, outpatient services, skilled nursing facilities, community clinics and physician groups. All of our hospital and home health entities are accredited by the Joint Commission. In our award-winning facilities, SJH maintains a "continuum of care," matched to the diverse needs of the urban centers, smaller cities and rural communities who depend on us every day.

David T. Kawanishi, MD

4.9 out of 5 (48 Ratings)
Specialty
  • Cardiology
Additional Language Spoken
Spanish
Medical Groups & Affiliations
  • Mission Heritage Medical Group
  • Mission Hospital Affiliated Physicians
Address
26800 Crown Valley Pkwy.
Suite 250
Mission Viejo, CA 92691
Accepting New Patients

Primary Office

Address
26800 Crown Valley Pkwy.
Suite 250
Mission Viejo, CA 92691
Get Directions
Phone
(949) 364-3570
Fax
(949) 364-3430

More Information

  • Meet The Doctor

    Specialties & Education

    Primary Specialties
    • Cardiology
    Secondary Specialties
    • Cardiovascular Disease
    Education & Training
    • Medical School
      Yale University- School of Medicine
    • Internship
      LAC/USC Medical Center
    • Residency
      LAC/USC Medical Center
    • Fellowship
      LAC/USC Medical Center - 1983
    Areas of Interest

    Cardiovascular Disease

  • Biography

    Biography

    Biography

    Dr. Kawanishi is a native of St. Louis, Missouri. He completed his cardiology fellowship under Dr. S.H. Rahimtoola at the University of Southern California in 1983 and joined the faculty as an Assistant Professor of Medicine. He was promoted to the rank of Associate Professor of Medicine in 1988. He was Director of the Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory at the LAC + USC Medical Center from 1990 to June 1997.

    He went into private practice in June 1997 with Mission Internal Medical Group (MIMG). He continues work in the field of clinical research and currently is Chairman of the IRB at Mission Hospital. Dr. Kawanishi has completed clinical training in the diagnosis, treatment and management of varicose veins.

    Certifications
    Board Certified Internal Medicine, 1980
    Board Certified Interventional Cardiology, 1999
    Board Certified NASPE, Cardia Pacing and Cardioversion Defibrillation, 1995
  • 10-Jul-2018
    All I can say is I hope *Dr. Kawanishi never retires.
    8-May-2018
    I have very high confidence in *Dr. Kawanishi great bedside manner.
    24-Mar-2018
    *Dr. Kawanishi is very knowledgeable about his specialty. He explains everything very well.
    15-Mar-2018
    My experience was great.
    5-Mar-2018
    Excellent, outstanding teacher & doctor. Continue success. Need more of him in this world.
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