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David T. Kawanishi, MD

4.9 out of 5 (59 Ratings)
Specialty
  • Cardiology
Additional Language Spoken
Spanish, English
Medical Groups & Affiliations
  • Mission Heritage Medical Group
  • Mission Hospital Affiliated Physicians
Address
Mission Hospital Mission Viejo
27700 Medical Center Road
Mission Viejo, CA 92691
Accepting New Patients

Primary Office

Address
Mission Hospital Mission Viejo
27700 Medical Center Road
Mission Viejo, CA 92691
Get Directions
Phone
(949) 364-1400

Secondary Office

Address
Mission Heritage Mission Viejo - Cardiology Suite 250
26800 Crown Valley Parkway
Suite 250
Mission Viejo, CA 92691
Phone
(949) 364-3570
Fax
(949) 364-3430

More Information

  • Meet The Doctor

    Specialties & Education

    Primary Specialties
    • Cardiology
    Secondary Specialties
    • Cardiology Vascular Medicine
    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
  • 17-Jul-2019
    I feel this survey is premature in that I'm still waiting for care. I saw *Dr. Kawanishi to discuss treatment options but I'm still in pain and waiting care for the past 2 months.
    2-Jul-2019
    I have seen *Dr. Kawanishi since the very institute began at Missouri. To quote *Dr. Kawanishi I have unique problems with my veins and feel very fortunate that I have a doctor who will directly tell his staff, "you will get her _____ the office ASAP" just when I call and tell the staff my name. Over the years *Dr. Kawanishi has helped me immeasurably and feel very fortunate to have him as my doctor.
    28-Jun-2019
    Dr. Kawanishi and his staff are excellent. Very confident in his expertise, and the treatment given to me. I highly recommend him, he is awesome!
    26-Jun-2019
    excellent
    25-Jun-2019
    Dr. Kawanishi is a very steady and thorough doctor.
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