Dr. David Kaminskas, MD

NeurologyMaleAge 57

Neurology

Dr. David Kaminskas, MD is a Neurology Specialist in Honolulu, HI. Dr. Kaminskas has extensive experience in Headache. He is affiliated with medical facilities Adventist Health Castle and Straub Clinic And Hospital. His office accepts new patients.

Dr. David Kaminskas, MD

Manakai O Malama Integrated Cli

932 Ward Ave Ste 600 Honolulu, HI 96814
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Frequently Treated by Dr. Kaminskas

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Kaminskas treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Kaminskas treats other conditions, please contact the office at (808) 535-5555.

Headache

Headache is a common symptom that can sometimes signal a more serious condition, such as migraine, high blood pressure, or cerebral hemorrhage.Compare with other Headache specialists.

Dr. Kaminskas is experienced in the area of Headache. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

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All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Migraine
Headache
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Dr. Kaminskas' conditions and procedures:

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Aneurysm
  • Anterior Horn Disease
  • Ataxia
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Botox® for Chronic Migraine
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chemodenervation
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuritis
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathy
  • Chronic Pain
  • Concussion
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diplopia
  • Dystonia
  • Evaluation and Treatment of Sleep Disorders
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Memory Evaluation
  • Migraine
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myoclonus
  • Narcolepsy and Cataplexy
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Neuropathy Testing
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rathke's Cleft Cyst
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Tension Headache
  • Tic Disorders
  • Tourette's Syndrome
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo
  • Visual Field Defects

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Dr. Kaminskas accepts the following insurance:

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Choice Plus POS II
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Dr. Kaminskas' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Kaminskas

3.5

Based on 16 ratings

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2 Star
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1 Star
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I've been seeing him for years for various issues and he is always very friendly, helpful, concerned, and full of good information.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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JH – Dec 11, 2021
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Dr. Kaminskas was knowledgeable on every question I asked about my condition and I am grateful for his treatment for migraines as I don’t have migraines now. I think he is so knowledgeable re migraines that it’s routine for him and hopefully his treatment will work for you. I’ve had constant migraines since 1987 when in a double fatal car wreck with a drunk driver. Many patients follow Dr. Kaminskas even if his location is not close to home.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Staff friendliness
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
  • Appointment was rushed
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Linda W – Nov 16, 2021
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He’s the best neurologist on the island. Especially for headaches and migraines, but he also excels in general neurology. Great bedside manner. He really cares about his patients.
What went well
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Jul 13, 2021
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Very knowledgeable and helpful in the area of migraines.
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GGal – Jun 18, 2019
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Very poor listener. I asked him about the recently FDA approved anti-migraine drugs and he didn't really know much about them and consequently refused to prescribe them. IMO, inexcusable for someone calling himself a headache specialist. Very big ego, very poor communicator.
What went well
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
What could be improved
  • Difficult to schedule appointment
  • Appointment was rushed
  • Didn't listen or answer questions
  • Didn't explain conditions well
  • Didn't trust the provider's decisions
4 people found this helpful
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Jun 12, 2019
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You are wasting your time if you see this Dr. The care provided by this office is terrible, you have to wait 10-12 weeks to get an appointment so if you have a condition that changes they do not have a nurse or another Dr. to help you. He looks at you like he has no idea what you are talking about and then you leave the office with the same treatment you had before. He is just phoning it in, there is nothing new or personal about the care he provides. Go to another office.
What went well
No results
What could be improved
  • Difficult to schedule appointment
  • Office environment
  • Staff wasn't friendly
  • Long wait times
  • Appointment was rushed
  • Didn't listen or answer questions
  • Didn't explain conditions well
  • Didn't trust the provider's decisions
3 people found this helpful
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Honolulu – May 01, 2018
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Schedule is always two months out. My condition got worse in two months. You see him for 15 mins. He tries to show you these MRI images which makes non sense. Then he is typing on the computer without answering questions. Then "see you next time".
What went well
  • Staff friendliness
What could be improved
  • Difficult to schedule appointment
  • Long wait times
  • Appointment was rushed
  • Didn't listen or answer questions
  • Didn't explain conditions well
  • Didn't trust the provider's decisions
1 person found this helpful
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Laie, HI – Aug 22, 2017
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Doctor is known to be good with treating migraines, if you have any other neurological concerns keeping going do not go here
What went well
  • Office environment
What could be improved
  • Difficult to schedule appointment
  • Staff wasn't friendly
  • Long wait times
  • Appointment was rushed
  • Didn't listen or answer questions
  • Didn't explain conditions well
  • Didn't trust the provider's decisions
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Mililani, HI – Jun 29, 2017
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I have seen him several times. Getting a follow up appointment is over a month. I went to him scared and knowing something is wrong. I felt like he treated me like I was crazy. After waiting a long time to see him he barely spent 5 mins with me
What went well
  • Staff friendliness
What could be improved
  • Difficult to schedule appointment
  • Long wait times
  • Appointment was rushed
  • Didn't listen or answer questions
  • Didn't explain conditions well
  • Didn't trust the provider's decisions
1 person found this helpful
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kailua, hi – Mar 14, 2017
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I have been seeing Doctor regarding my Migraines. He has given me all the time I need during visits and listened to what I have to say and has answered my questions. He has tried different treatment ideas with me and seems to genuinely want to help. With his care my migraines are definitely decreased.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
3 people found this helpful
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Pattie in Kaneohe – Oct 11, 2016
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not informed about my condition, does not bother to tell me this.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Wait times
What could be improved
  • Staff wasn't friendly
  • Appointment was rushed
  • Didn't listen or answer questions
  • Didn't explain conditions well
  • Didn't trust the provider's decisions
4 people found this helpful
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biz in Waimanalo, HI – Dec 21, 2015
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About Me

Biography

Please note:  new address 

932 Ward Avenue, suite 600

Honolulu, Hawaii. 96814

Specialties

  • Neurology

Board Certifications

Education

2007
Uc San Diego Neurology Residency
Residency Hospital
1993
Surgery Internship Dartmouth-Hitchcock
Internship Hospital
1987
Bs Biochemistry, California Polytechnic State University
Undergraduate School

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Patient's Choice Award, 2008; 2009

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Does Dr. David Kaminskas, MD accept new patients?

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What are Dr. David Kaminskas, MD's top areas of expertise?

Dr. Kaminskas specializes in Headache. See more on Healthgrades.

What conditions does Dr. David Kaminskas, MD treat?

Dr. Kaminskas frequently treats the following conditions: All Headaches (incl. Migraine), Migraine, and Headache. See more on Healthgrades.

What is Dr. David Kaminskas, MD's office address?

Dr. Kaminskas' office is located at 932 Ward Ave Ste 600, Honolulu, HI 96814. You can find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

Is Dr. David Kaminskas, MD affiliated with any hospitals?

Dr. David Kaminskas, MD is affiliated with Adventist Health Castle and Straub Clinic And Hospital.

Is Dr. David Kaminskas, MD a board-certified professional?

Yes, Dr. David Kaminskas, MD holds board certifications in Neurology.

Does Dr. David Kaminskas, MD receive good ratings from patients?

There is a star rating of 3.5/5 for Dr. David Kaminskas, MD. Patients say that they trusted the provider's decisions and the provider explained conditions well. See all patient feedback on Healthgrades.

Locations

Manakai O Malama Integrated Cli

Manakai O Malama932 Ward Ave Ste 600 Honolulu, HI 96814
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    • Mon: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 9:00am - 5:00pm
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Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Kaminskas is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

Adventist Health Castle

Kailua, HI

81% Patients that would definitely recommend, 11% higher than the national average

4 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2022)

Straub Clinic And Hospital

Honolulu, HI

76% Patients that would definitely recommend, 6% higher than the national average

15 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Stroke Care Excellence Award™ (2022)