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Best Gynaecologists in San Diego

Below is a list of the top and leading Gynaecologists in San Diego. To help you find the best gynaecologist located near you in San Diego, our team at Kev’s Best put together our own list based on this rating points list.

The top rated Gynaecologists in San Diego are:

  • Elise Brown – Wittgrove and Brown San Diego OBGYN
  • David Dowling – Specialty Obstetrics of San Diego
  • Wendy M. Buchi – IGO Medical Group
  • Karen Kohatsu – Poway Women’s Care
  • Nicole J. Nguyen – Carmel Obstetrics and Gynecology

Wittgrove and Brown San Diego OBGYN

Elise Brown
Elise Brown – Wittgrove and Brown San Diego OBGYN

Dr. Elise Brown is a leading OB-Gyn practicing at Wittgrove & Brown Obstetrics and Gynecology located in San Diego, California. She provides a variety of services to women of all ages, both to maintain wellness and treat illnesses and medical conditions. Patients can schedule annual Well Woman exams, infertility consultations, pap smears, treatment for the symptoms of menopause like natural hormone replacement therapy or Hysterectomies, as well as prenatal care and obstetrics. She is also a specialist for MonaLisa Touch.

Dr. Brown received her Bachelor’s of Science degree from the University of California at Los Angeles and her Medical degree from the Chicago Medical School, one of the graduate schools associated with Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science in Chicago, IL. Her residency was at the Metro Health Medical Center in Cleveland, OH. She started her career in Cleveland, Ohio, and later was in practice in Seattle, Washington. She joined Dr. Wittgrove in September 2000. Dr. Brown is currently certified by the American Board of OB-GYN and is a member of the San Diego County Medical Society, the American Medical Association, and the American College of OB-GYN.

Patients benefit from Dr. Brown’s dedication to providing the best possible patient care in all situations. She treats women of all ages from teenagers to those who are post-menopausal and is determined that each and every patient receives treatment for her specific health needs and concerns.


Annual Well Woman Exam, Obstetrics, Pap Smear, Infertility Consultation, Adoloscent/Teenage Care, All Women’s Practice, Natural Hormone Replacement Therapy, Hysterectomy, MonaLisa Touch


Address: 6719 Alvarado Rd #302, San Diego, CA 92120
Phone: (619) 229-6585


Great first experience with Dr. Wittgrove today. The whole appointment was comfortable. The front and back office staff was friendly and professional. I felt that Dr. Wittgrove both listened, and gave me good feedback, regarding my concerns. I would definitely recommend her to friends and family.” – Tabitha Wells

I love Dr. Brown!! This is my second pregnancy being delivered by her. I would not trade her for the world! She always makes sure I get all my questions answered before I leave. And her medical assistant is awesome as well!!!” – Mayra Harris

Specialty Obstetrics of San Diego

David Dowling
David Dowling – Specialty Obstetrics of San Diego

Dr. Dowling was born and raised in San Diego. He graduated from University of San Diego High School in 1981. He attended U.C.S.D. and received Bachelor of Science degrees in Bioengineering and Animal Physiology. He continued his post-graduate education at U.C.S.D and received his Doctor of Medicine in 1991. While in medical school, during his Obstetrics and Gynecology rotation, he was inspired by art of caring for pregnant women and loved bringing new life into the world. With his passion decided, Dr. Dowling was accepted into the University of Utah OB/GYN residency training program. It was here that he became fascinated by the medical challenges experienced by many pregnant women. He ultimately decided to focus his training on high risk obstetrics and pursued a fellowship in Maternal-Fetal Medicine at U.C. Irvine.

Dr. Dowling began practicing medicine in Los Angeles in 1997, but he returned to work in San Diego area just one year later. He has been a Maternal-Fetal Medicine Specialist in the community ever since. Dr. Dowling lives in the Carmel Valley area of San Diego and he is a dedicated husband and father of 4 children. He enjoys travel, surfing, golfing and essentially everything San Diego. Dr. Dowling believes in a commitment to lifelong learning and he has a MBA from the UCSD Rady School of Management.


CA State Approved Prenatal Diagnosis Center, High Resolution Ultrasounds, Genetic Counseling, Chorionic Villus Sampling, Amniocentesis, Fetal Transfusion, High Risk Pregnancy Consults, Complete Prenatal Care


Address: 12264 El Camino Real, San Diego, CA 92130
Phone: (858) 794-7700


I had an appointment today. And literally everyone from the receptionist, to the ultrasound woman, to the doctor was absolutely AMAZING! My husband and I had such a wonderful, relaxing, informative time! It was the best ultrasound appointment EVER!! and I have 4 kids( not including this one). I know it’s a specialty place, best for sure best of the best.” – Naturally Villareal

Great office, easy access.” – Jim Amidei

IGO Medical Group

Wendy M. Buchi
Wendy M. Buchi – IGO Medical Group
Dr. Buchi grew up in Orange County, California, and received her postgraduate training in obstetrics and gynecology at the UCLA Center for Health Sciences. She relocated to San Diego in 1993 and joined IGO Medical Group. She specializes in comprehensive healthcare for women including adolescent gynecology. She has a very successful OB/GYN practice and is dedicated to providing her patients with complete care in a comfortable setting.



Gynecology, Obstetrics, Infertility, Mammography, Bone Densitometry, Ultrasonography, Lactation Consultation, Childbirth Education Classes, Full Service Laboratory, Clinical Research, Referral for Colon Cancer Screening


Address: 9339 Genesee Ave Suite 220, San Diego, CA 92121
Phone: (858) 455-7520


Dr. Jain is amazing, the treatment is 5 star! Loved my experience. I refer everyone to IGO.” – Tara McBride

BEST care anywhere! Great doctors, truly caring, great staff, providing the best experience in a medical office that I have found in years!! I myself work in healthcare and have found that every office I go to has the same policy of asking for your insurance and identification when you check in. This office has the friendliest staff, so kind and courteous, along with the most kind, gentle, best educated, gentle, doctors!! It is a pleasure to go into this office. My doctor was out of town and I had to see another doctor in the office… she was just as amazing as my own doctor. This place is one of a kind and a caring medical team is nearly impossible to find these days. I can’t rate this office any higher than 5 stars on a website, but they are truly the best anyone will find anywhere.” – Janice Hamilton

Poway Women’s Care

Karen Kohatsu
Karen Kohatsu – Poway Women’s Care

Karen E. Kohatsu, MD, is a board-certified obstetrician and gynecologist providing comprehensive services for women at Poway Women’s Care in San Diego. Dr. Kohatsu is skilled in a wide variety of gynecology diagnostics and treatments. She also specializes in gynecology surgical procedures and is affiliated with Palomar Medical Center Poway.

Focused on individual attention and compassionate care, Dr. Kohatsu creates custom treatment plans to address OB/GYN issues such as high-risk pregnancies and urinary incontinence. She also provides numerous minimally invasive surgeries in-office for removal of fibroids and treatment of endometriosis.

Dr. Kohatsu earned her medical degree at David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California, Los Angeles, and went on to complete her internship and residency in obstetrics and gynecology at White Memorial Medical Center in Los Angeles.

Dr. Kohatsu values building long-term relationships with her patients to ensure consistency in care. Using the latest advancements in gynecological and obstetric care, she provides the highest quality service for women and their unique needs.


Minimally Invasive Gynecological Surgery, PRP, CoolSculpting, Incontinence, Injectables, Skin Resurfacing, Birth Control & Contraception, Low Risk & High Risk Obstetrics


Address: 11939 Rancho Bernardo Rd Suite 110, San Diego, CA 92128
Phone: (858) 618-1156


Very busy office, but staff and doctors extremely friendly and polite” – Julia Nemeth

This place is amazing!” – Tiana Warfield

Carmel Obstetrics and Gynecology

Nicole Nguyen
Nicole Nguyen – Carmel Obstetrics and Gynecology

Dr. Nicole Nguyen specializes in obstetrics and gynecology (OB-GYN). She provides personalized obstetric care and health screenings for women of all ages. Dr. Nguyen offers minimally invasive hysterectomies and performs all types of gynecologic surgery. She has been named one of America’s Top Obstetricians and Gynecologists. Dr. Nguyen has more than 12 years of medical experience and welcomes new patients.


Annual exams and health maintenance; Complete pregnancy care and delivery; High risk pregnancy; Infertility work-up and treatment; Abnormal pap smear evaluation and treatment; Birth control counseling; Sexually transmitted disease testing; Abnormal uterine bleeding evaluation and treatment;  Pelvic pain/endometriosis treatment;  Minimally invasive hysterectomy;  Fibroid evaluation and treatment; Evaluation and treatment of adnexal masses; Bioidentical hormone therapy; Endometrial ablation


Address: 12395 El Camino Real #117, San Diego, CA 92130
Phone: (858) 613-8949


COMPASSIONATE CARE” Heartfelt thanks to Dr. Nguyen for providing me with exceptional pre-natal care and for delivering our bundle of joy. My pregnancy journey was seamless because I knew I was in best hands. She has a very pleasant demeanor. I found her very nice, understanding, personable, friendly, calm, a must for my doctor. Overall she provided me with the much-needed care + encouragement + support all through! Me/our family loves her! Thank you Dr.” – Shweta Sharma

Dr. Nguyen gave me excellent prenatal care and delivered my first baby perfectly. She is so knowledgeable and delivers any and all information very matter-o-fact and in a comprehensive way. she was calm, cool and collected during birth and it transformed the room into a much more relaxed setting. My son was stuck on my pelvis, and I required suction. She expertly handled this and I had absolutely zero complications with this. I am happy to be with her again through my second pregnancy and birth.” – Shannon Curtis