Johnathan Kao, MD

Johnathan Kao, MD

Pediatrics| Internal Medicine
Average rating: 4.9
(245 ratings)  
Accepting new patients
Primary Location
Downtown Los Angeles Primary & Specialty Care
700 West 7th Street
Suite S270
Los Angeles, California 90017


Dr. Johnathan Kao is a primary care physician who practices in downtown LA. He is board certified in both Internal Medicine and Pediatrics and his clinical interests include primary care for all ages, preventative care, HIV management and prevention, and LGBTQ+ health.

Dr. Kao received his medical degree from Michigan State University College of Human Medicine where he also completed a certificate in Leadership in Medicine for the Underserved. He completed his residency training in internal medicine and pediatrics at the University of Tennessee Health Sciences Center. He then went on to do additional training through the HIV Clinical Leadership Program at LAC+USC where he provided care for patients living with HIV through the county health clinics, jail system, and street medicine teams.

Outside of medicine, Dr. Kao enjoys trying new restaurants, traveling, and exploring local bookstores.




Medical Board Certifications

Pediatrics, American Board of Pediatrics, 2020
Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine, 2020


HIV Clinical Leadership Program, LAC+USC Medical Center, 2022


Internal Medicine and Pediatrics, University of Tennessee College of Medicine, 2020


MD, Michigan State Univ College of Human Medicine, 2016