David John, MD

My Philosophy and Approach to Wellness...

My goal is to manage and anticipate your unique healthcare needs. As an MDVIP-affiliated doctor, I will partner with you on a personal level to help you achieve the optimal health we all value. We will closely collaborate on what it takes to stay on the path to wellness. You will feel welcomed by the relaxed, individualizedĀ attention you will receive from everyone in our office.

Physician Profile


University of Missouri, College of Arts and Science
Kansas City, MO
Bachelor of Arts, Biology 1976
Medical School
University of Missouri, Kansas City School of Medicine
Kansas City, MO
Doctorate of Medicine 1977
University of Missouri, Kansas City School of Medicine
Kansas City, MO
Internal Medicine 1977
University of Hawaii, John A. Burns School of Medicine
Honolulu, HI
Internal Medicine 1977-1980
Chief Medical Resident 1980-1981
Rackham Arthritis Research Unit, University of Michigan Medical School
Ann Arbor, MI
Rheumatology 1981-1983



Professional Society Memberships

American College of Physicians
American Medical Association
American College of Rheumatology
Hawaii Medical Association

Professional Affiliations and Appointments

Associate Clinical Professor of Medicine, University of Hawaii 1990-present
Rheumatologist, The Queen's Medical Center 1991-present
Rheumatologist, Spark Matsunaga V.A. Medical Center 2004-present
Resident Committee, University of Hawaii Department of Medicine 1984-2010
HMA Committee on Physician's Health
- Chairman of the Board 2010-present
- Board Member 2002-2010

Hospital Affiliations

Queen's Medical Center

Honors and Awards

Best Doctors in America
Excellence in Teach Award, University of Hawaii 1985-1986
Arthritis Foundation Fellow's Award for Research Achievement 1982
Best Doctors in Hawaii 1998-2013: Chosen by fellow physicians through anonymous voting




Diplomate, National Board of Medical Examiners
Diplomate, American Board of Internal Medicine
Diplomate, American Board of Internal Medicine, Rheumatology
Hawaii Medical Practice Board

Patient Testimonials

  • Member: Stephen

    Dr. John gave me a /very/ complete physical which discovered prostate cancer that had not been diagnosed by my previous PCP. He ha...

  • Member: Patty (Patricia)

    Aloha! Thank you MDVIP for giving Dr. David John, my doctor for over 25 years a way to still practice his excellent medicine! H...