34 years of experience
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (7)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. John Kafka is Excellent. Dr. Kafka has been reviewed by 13 patients who have provided 7 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.8
Promptness 4.6
Courteous Staff 5.0
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 5.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. John Kafka, MD is board certified in Pediatrics.

Education & Awards

Dr. Kafka graduated from University of California at San Diego, La Jolla. He has 3 awards.

Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2012 - 2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2011)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010 - 2011)


Dr. Kafka has 8 hospital affiliations:

  • UC San Diego Health System 
  • Sharp Memorial Hospital 


  • German

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Additional Information
Dr. John Kafka MD is a male Pediatrician, has 34 years of experience and practices in Pediatrics.
Where does Dr. John Kafka practice?
Dr. John Kafka has 3 office locations.
Dr. John Kafka practices Pediatrics near La Mesa, CA.
Additional practice locations include: San Diego, CA.
See La Mesa Pediatricians.