Dr. Fernando Kwiatkowski, MD

Dr. Fernando Kwiatkowski, MD

Psychiatry  |  
Male  |  
Age 62
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Fernando Kwiatkowski, MD is a psychiatry doctor who practices in San Diego, CA. He is 62 years old and has been practicing for 30 years.

5353 Mission Center Rd Ste 224

San Diego, CA 92108

Contact Information

(619) 688-5855

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan
  • Sharp Health Plan

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Top Care Areas


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very high
more than 95% of peers
Psychiatric Diseases
more than 86% of peers
Major Depressive Disorder
more than 81% of peers

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  • Psychiatry

Board Certifications

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

Conditions Treated

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Anxiety
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Phobia
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Schizophrenia


  • Psychiatric Evaluation

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.


  • Universidad De Buenos Aires, Facultad De Ciencias Medicas
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • University Cincinnati/U Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • University Cincinnati/U Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kwiatkowski has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kwiatkowski's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kwiatkowski to family and friends
based on 20 total reviews (4 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (20)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Kwiatkowski's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

in San Diego, CA |
I do not know why Dr. K was given such bad reviews. I’ve been a patient for over 15 years and thanks to him I’m able to cope with whatever challenges come my way. He has helped me through a loss of a job, my husband dying, my sister dying and many more problems. He CARES for his patients and you...more
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San Diego, CA |
He is one of the worst doctors I have ever had. He never listens to his patients and has a bad temper. I can't believe someone who is supposed to be helping his patients is this impatient. I was treated just like another can on a conveyor belt.
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in San Diego, CA |
I agree with Maria. I was also a client of Dr. Kwiatkowski. Very arrogant and made derogatory remarks to my opinion or concern. I doubt very much we had communication problem. He has an excellent command of the English Language. I had to call my provider to be able to change psychiatrists. ...more
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in San Diego, CA |
CONDESCENDING Human Being Lack of listening skills, ready to diagnose without a comprehensive knowledge of patient history, SPECIALLY when this person is looking for advice in a delicate time in her life. Do yourself a Favor: Ask for a caring NOT an INSENSITIVE, NOT an Arrogant professional. ...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Kwiatkowski accepts 5 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Sharp Health Plan
    Gold Value
    Health Premier

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