Dr. Joseph Mawhinney, MD

Dr. Joseph Mawhinney, MD

Psychiatry  |  
Male  |  
Age 76
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Joseph Mawhinney, MD is a psychiatry doctor who practices in Del Mar, CA. He is 76 years old and has been practicing for 51 years.

12835 Pointe Del Mar Way Ste 1

Del Mar, CA 92014

Contact Information

(858) 259-0599

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna

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Dr. Mawhinney's Experience

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


  • Psychiatry

Board Certifications

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

Conditions Treated

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Anorexia
  • Anxiety
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Eating Disorders
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Psychiatric Diseases


  • 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.


  • St Louis Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1967
  • David Grant Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1968
  • Cedars Sinai Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1975
  • San Mateo Comm Mntl Hlth
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1973

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Mawhinney has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Mawhinney's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Mawhinney to family and friends
based on 13 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

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  • 3
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  • 1

Dr. Mawhinney'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 (3)

San Diego, CA |
He doesn't listen, is quick to label, and holds grudges. After his system changed our appt with out notifying us, he was disgruntled during the appt and brought it up in further appts. You walk into his office with him holding a perscription pad in hand and after 2 minutes he is insisting on...more
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in San Diego, ca |
He listens, explains your condition and knows how to adjust medication regimen
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in San Diego, CA |
My daughter saw him for around 3 months. He immediately changed her medications. During this time her condition worsened but he would not listen to her that her symptoms were getting worse. I pleaded with him to change medicine but he would not listen. I do not feel he is a good fit for serious...more
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Dr. Mawhinney accepts 3 insurance carriers
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
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  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
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