Cathy K. Bell, MD

Practicing medicine since 1995

​About Dr. Bell:

Locally grown, Dr. Bell is passionate about helping Hawaii's children become healthy, compassionate, successful and happy adults.  She attended Yale University prior to getting her medical degree at the University of Hawaii.  She received her board certifications in pediatrics, general psychiatry and child & adolescent psychiatry. She has worked in public & private sectors, in clinics and hospitals and in academic settings.  In 2015, she landed at the Kahala Clinic for Children & Family, her final destination.

Married & raising three children, she experienced the parental fears, worries, mistakes and celebrations all part of raising children.  Despite the challenges, she knows that success can be just around the corner and is life-altering for the entire family.  Seeing children and parents’ skills & confidence grow makes her smile.  

Specialty areas

Early childhood, learning differences, social communication, sleep & airway issues and interdisciplinary collaborations

Honors & Recognition:

Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society

Okura Mental Health Fellowship

AADPRT Ginsberg Fellowship

Outstanding Research Award, UH Department of Psychiatry

Chief Resident, UH Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Fellowship Program

Best Doctors 2015 - 2022