Dr. Janet Flaton, MD

Dr. Janet Flaton, MD

Counseling  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 58
Dr. Janet Flaton, MD is a counselor in San Luis Obispo, CA and has been practicing for 31 years. She graduated from University Of Maryland School Of Medicine in 1987 and specializes in counseling, pediatrics, and more.

1302 Marsh St

San Luis Obispo, CA 93401

Contact Information

(805) 545-8500

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellPoint

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Dr. Flaton's Experience

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

3  Specialties

  • Counseling
  • ADHD Parent Coaching
  • Pediatrics

1  Board Certifications

  • Pediatrics
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*

4  Conditions Treated

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adult Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)
  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)
  • Pediatric Attention Deficit (ADD)

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 Maryland School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • University Nc
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University Nc
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Flaton has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Flaton's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Flaton to family and friends
9 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

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Dr. Flaton's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr. Janet Flaton has been the most influential person in my life thus far. I have struggled for much of my life but not truly understanding what I was struggling from. I started seeing her in Jan 2016 for ADHD and since then my life has changed in more positive ways than ever before. She is truly...more
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My daughter moved here with an ADD diagnosis and functioned very well on medication. Dr. Flaton saw her 3 times a week for months while refusing to medicate her just yet. Some sessions consisted of her just listening to the doctor talk. She kept insisting that my daughter attend a Landmark Forum...more
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I did not feel like she listened to me. She put my son on medications that took the light out of his eyes and kept on telling me to wait longer and longer in spite of my complaints. When I decided to go elsewhere, I got repeated phone calls from her office insisting that I come back for an exit...more
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