Dr. Donna Kashani, MD

Dr. Donna Kashani, MD

Child & Adolescent Psychiatry  |  
Dr. Donna Kashani, MD is a child & adolescent psychiatry doctor who practices in La Jolla, CA. She has been practicing for 23 years.Read her story

4225 Executive Sq Ste 600

La Jolla, CA 92037

Contact Information

(858) 776-6267

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Dr. Kashani's Experience

Dr. Kashani's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Board certified in Child & Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychiatry
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Kashani's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Kashani "Dr. Kashani was ranked number 1 of 1,282 Child and Adolescent Psychiatry physicians in California in 2015 and 2016 by Healthgrades."


  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Adult & Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Adult & Pediatric Psychiatry
  • Adult Psychiatry
  • Industrial Psychiatry
  • Integrative Psychiatry
  • Pediatric Psychiatry
  • Psychiatry
  • Psychodynamic Psychiatry
  • Social Psychiatry
  • Sports Psychiatry & Neurology

Board Certifications

  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
  • Psychiatry
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

Conditions Treated

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Anxiety
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)


  • Adolescent Counseling
  • Counseling Services
  • Couples Therapy
  • Family Psychotherapy
  • Grief Therapy
  • Medication Management
  • Outpatient Psychiatry
  • Pediatric Counseling
  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Psychiatric Medication Therapy
  • Psychopharmacologic Treatment
  • Psychotherapy Services
  • Psychotherapy and Psychophysiological Therapy (incl. Biofeedback)
  • Psychotherapy for Crisis
  • Stress Management

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 Missouri Kansas City School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • University Hospital Of Cleveland
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993
  • University Hospitals Of Cleveland, Case Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kashani has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kashani's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kashani to family and friends
based on 73 total reviews (19 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (73)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Kashani's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (19)

in Maryland |
Dr. Kashani is truly an expert in her field. Our family has worked with other clinicians who have not come close to her level of expertise, knowledge and kindness. She took a difficult and struggling child to a place of contentment and actual joy. I did not think it was possible but she is a...more
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in San Diego, CA |
Dr. Kashani has worked with my family for over one year. She has guided us through troubled times with her direct communication (she even accepts texts!), expert knowledge of medicine and caring personality. My family is doing great now and we owe it to this doctor.
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in Rancho Santa Fe CA |
Dr Kashani saved my marriage and my parenting. She lovingly guilds while showing you the better way. I could not have had the incredible relationship with my husband and children I have with her constant help! Thank you DR Kashani
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Honestly just stop looking for a psychiatrist and call up Donna. She is A LEGEND. She is the one for u. Most understanding person I've ever met. You can literally tell her your deepest darkest secret and doesn't judge or make u feel weird. She so cool I can't describe it. She took me from...more
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La Jolla, CA |
Dr. Kashani is an amazing doctor. She is available via text which makes scheduling appointments really easy. She is also very kind, insightful, and through in all her appointments. I always leave her office feeling better.
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