Dr. David Feifel, MD

Dr. David Feifel, MD

Psychiatry  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 49
Dr. David Feifel, MD is a psychiatry specialist in La Jolla, CA and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from University Of Toronto Faculty Of Medicine in 1991 and specializes in psychiatry and neuropsychiatry (psychiatry).

3252 Holiday Ct Ste 112

La Jolla, CA 92037

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • HealthPlus
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Top Care Areas

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ADHD and-or ADD
more than 7% of peers
Psychiatric Diseases
more than 5% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • Psychiatry
  • Neuropsychiatry (Psychiatry)

2  Board Certifications

  • Psychiatry
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Psychosomatic Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

13  Conditions Treated

7  Procedures

  • Ketamine and Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation Combination Therapy
  • Ketamine Infusions
  • Neuro Interventions
  • Neuromodulation
  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Psychopharmacologic Treatment
  • Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS)

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • University Of Toronto Faculty Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • Toronto General Hosptial
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University Of California San Diego Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Toronto
    Other Education | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Feifel has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Feifel's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Feifel to family and friends
55 total reviews (22 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (55)

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Dr. Feifel's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (22)

I cannot say enough about Dr David Feifel and Kadima Neuropsychiatry Institute. He has literally and actually saved my life. I am a combat veteran and have struggled with PTSD, TBI, Major Depression and Anxiety for 16 years. For many years, I avoided treatment by the VA as I was concerned about the...more
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It's amazing to find someone who is completely competent, deeply knowledgeable in their field, and above all - compassionate. After more than 4 years and 27+ medications that didn't work, I was skeptical of everything. I had nearly lost hope that I would ever feel good again. Dr. Feifel is...more
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Dr. Feifel and his compassionate staff has saved my life, literally....... my treatment resistant depression was overwhelming. I tried every possible medication through the years. I found Dr. Feifel, who is one of the top psychiatrists in San Diego, and one of the most experienced at using TMS, and...more
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I've been to many psychiatrists and neurologists, and Dr. Feifel is by far the best and most unique neuropsychiatrist I've ever encountered. He is highly intelligent, stays on top of the latest research, and is a proactive problem solver. He is also a kind human being and takes a genuine personal...more
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Dr. Feifel and his entire team at Kadima were more than compassionate and helpful in my care. As a health care professional, I came in with lots of skepticisms on TMS but it really worked for me. I also want to give special thanks to Crystal who was an outstanding admin assistant. I couldn't be...more
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