Krishna Kumar, MD, DLFAPA, CIME

Krishna Kumar, MD, DLFAPA, CIME


M.D. (E.C.F.M.G. of United States)- February 1966

Post Doctoral Training

Internship- Edgewater Hospital, Chicago, Illinois 
January 1, 1967 to Dec. 31, 1967

Residency in Psychiatry- Illinois State Psychiatric Institute, Chicago, Illinois 
Jan. 1, 1968 to Dec. 31, 1970

Medical License, State of Hawaii 
December 1974 to Present

Continuous Practice of Psychiatry For Over 49 Years

Board Certifications 

Diplomate, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology- October 1974
Diplomate, American Board of Disability Analysts- January 1996
Diplomate, American Board of Forensic Medicine- July 1996
Diplomate, American Academy of Experts in Traumatic Stress- June 1998
Certified Independent Medical Examiner- August, 2007
Board Certified in Emergency Crisis Response by National center for Crisis Management- 2009

Memberships In Professional Organizations:

American Psychiatric Association- 1972 to Present
Hawaii Psychiatric Medical Association- 1975 to Present
Hawaii Medical Association- 1982 to 2002
American Medical Association- 1994 to Present
American Board of Forensic Examiners- 1995 to Present
American Board of Disability Analysts- 1996
American Academy of Experts in Traumatic Stress- 1997 to Present

Positions in American Psychiatric Association:

Chairman, Marie Eldredge Award Board May 1994 to May 2000
Consultant to Joint Commission on Public Affairs May 1994 to May 1998

Positions in Hawaii Psychiatric Medical Association:

President May 1992 to May 1993
Chairman, Peer Review Committee May 1993 to May 1994
Chairman, Public Affairs May 1989 to May 1995
Representative to Assembly of APA May 1993 to May 1995

Office Location(s):

Dr. Kumar Hawaii Psychiatrist, Psychology, Psychotherapy, Mental Health, Holistic Treatment

4100 Oni Place
Kalaheo, Kauai, Hawaii   96741
Location Phone: (808) 332-8433
Additional Location Phone: (808) 651-6000/ (246-2000

Accepting new patients:
I am accepting new patients.

Primary Specialty:

Other Specialties:
Clinical Psychology and Behavioral Medicine

In Practice Since:

Honors and Awards:

2019   American Medical Association

Physician Recognition Award with Commendation in Continuing Medical Education

2019   HealthTap Medals and Trophies on its Portal on internet

"For Helping Over 5 Million people around the World"
“Gold Medals of Professor, Charismatic and Mario Andretti”; Silver Medal of “Devoted Teacher"
Alpha omega Trophy and William Osler Trophy

2018                                               HealthTap Top Psychiatrist in Nation

                                                                  Top Doctor in Hawaii
2017   Proclamation of Honorable Mayor Bernard Carvalho,  County of Kauai, State of Hawaii
                                                      Distinguished Eminent Physician
                                                       Hawaii Ambassador of Health

2016   Commendation from Honorable Governor Ige, State of Hawaii

For contributions to the field of Medicine and Advocacy in the field of mental health; reflecting long-standing dedication as a physician, and commitment to improve lives of others.

2016   Honorable Mayor Bernard Carvalho, County of Kauai

Certificate of Recognition- Older Americans Award

 In recognition of valuable service and contributions to our community

2016   Proclamation from Honorable Mayor Benard Carvalho, County of Kauai, State of Hawaii

    "Dr. Kumar devoted himself in improving insurance coverage for emotional disorders,

     behavioral disorders and mental illness; and to preserve and protect our environment"

     In Appreciating his outstanding contributions, and illustrious career--Recognize as our

Distinguished Physician and Psychiatrist & Eminent Resident of Hawaii

2016   Certificate from Council of County of Kauai, State of Hawaii

   He is truly a patient advocate and "Champion of Patients".

   His commitment towards excellence is often emulated but seldom equaled.

2016   American Medical Association 

   Physician Recognition Award with Commendation for Continuing Medical Education

2008   Hind Rattan Award (Jewel of Inda Award for Outstanding Services, Achievements and Contributions)

2006                           Distinguished Life Fellow of American Psychiatric Association

2006                           Excellence in Psychiatry, Hawaii Psychiatric Medical Association

2006   Letter of Commendation from Honorable US Senator Daniel Akaka

2006   Certificate of Special Congressional Recognition

2006   Commendation from Honorable Governor Linda Lingle, State of Hawaii

2006   Proclamation of Honorable Mayor Bryan Baptiste, County of Kauai, State of Hawaii

                                   March 8 as Dr. Krishna Kumar Day

1995                          'Exemplary Psychiatrist Award' of the National Alliance for Mentally Ill

1992 & 1994   'Overall Public Affairs Network Award'                                                                                                                                              of American Psychiatric Association