John Kownacki, MD


  • Cataracts

Office Locations

Eye Associates of San Diego & Acuity Eye Group - La Mesa
5565 Grossmont Center Drive
Building 3, Suite 551
La Mesa, CA 91942

John J. Kownacki, M.D. is a highly skilled and experienced eye surgeon. Dr. Kownacki received his M.D. degree and performed his ophthalmology residency at St. Louis University. He is board-certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology and was the Chief Ophthalmologist for the Air Force at Davis- Monthan AFB. He has performed studies in the field of refractive surgery and practices the latest technologies using the most up-to-date equipment.


  • Undergrad: Bachelor of Arts, Chemistry, University of San Diego
  • Doctor of Medicine: St. Louis University School of Medicine
  • Ophthalmology Residency: St. Louis University

Professional Affiliations and Awards

  • Air Force Commendation Medal
  • F. Jerald Harrison Award
  • American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • Diplomate, American Board of Ophthalmology

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish