David T. Kawanishi, MD

4.9 out of 5 (53 Ratings)
  • Cardiology
Additional Language Spoken
26800 Crown Valley Pkwy.
Suite 250
Mission Viejo, CA 92691
Accepting New Patients

Primary Office

26800 Crown Valley Pkwy.
Suite 250
Mission Viejo, CA 92691
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(949) 364-3570
(949) 364-3430

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Medical Groups & Affiliations
  • Mission Heritage Medical Group
  • Mission Hospital Affiliated Physicians
  • 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



    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.


    Board Certified Internal Medicine, 1980
    Board Certified Interventional Cardiology, 1999
    Board Certified NASPE, Cardia Pacing and Cardioversion Defibrillation, 1995

  • I have very high confidence in *Dr. Kawanishi great bedside manner.
    *Dr. Kawanishi is very knowledgeable about his specialty. He explains everything very well.
    My experience was great.
    Excellent, outstanding teacher & doctor. Continue success. Need more of him in this world.
    *Dr. David Kawanishi is an excellent doctor, very skilled, with fantastic personal skills with patients. He is informative, patient and kind.
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