J. Edward DeBoard, MD

My Philosophy and Approach to Wellness...

Good health, one of our greatest blessings, allows us to pursue life to the fullest extent mentally, physically, emotionally and spiritually. Rather than take this blessing for granted, proactive maintenance of our health is worthy of our attention and effort. My staff and I endeavor to be a reliable, up-to-date source of scientific information which in partnership with you can provide assistance in your achieving and maintaining optimal health. This includes addressing acute medical conditions with accurate diagnosis and treatment and management of chronic conditions to ameliorate their affects. Just as important, our objective includes a strong emphasis on prevention and early detection assisted by a thorough annual health assessment and personalized wellness plan. Together we work toward sustained health and well-being.

Physician Profile


University of Washington
Seattle, WA
Bachelor of Arts, Zoology 1973
Cum Laude
Medical School
Indiana University
Indianapolis, IN
Doctorate of Medicine 1981
Indiana University Medical Center
Indianapolis, IN
Indiana University Medical Center
Indianapolis, IN



Professional Society Memberships

Hawaii Medical Association
Honolulu County Medical Society

Professional Affiliations and Appointments

Active Staff, The Queen's Medical Center

Hospital Affiliations

The Queen's Medical Center

Honors and Awards

Recipient of the Ke Kauka Po'okela Doctor of the Year Award at the Queen's Medical Center 2003
Recognized annually as one of the best physicians in Honolulu by Honolulu Magazine 1999-2013
Frank & Gertrude Currie Academic Fellowship, Indiana University School of Medicine 1979-1980
Phi Beta Kappa, Academic Honor Society, University of Washington 1973


Diplomate, American Board of Internal Medicine

Patient Testimonials

  • Member: Abeaham

    Dr. DeBoard has being our primary care giver for 20 plus years and kept us now in our eighties in very good health. We feel very c...

  • Member: Adeligen

    Having a Doctor that can spend more than seven minutes in discussing my health issues anytime is of great comfort. In todays mark...

  • Member: karen

    I met Dr DeBoard many years ago I. The hospital we both saw patients in,I work in Physical Therapy. As I entered a patients room,...

  • Member: Patricia

    My husband(Fred) and I are patients of Dr. DeBoard, and I am writing on behalf of both of us. Dr. DeBoard has functioned as if he...