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34 years of experience
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (8)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. John Kafka is Good. Dr. Kafka has been reviewed by 15 patients who have provided 8 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.7
Promptness 4.5
Courteous Staff 4.9
Accurate Diagnosis 4.6
Bedside Manner 4.5
Spends Time with Me 4.5
Follows Up After Visit 4.5

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 1 office location.
Dr. John Kafka practices Pediatrics near La Mesa, CA.
See La Mesa Pediatricians.