Matejka Cernelc-Kohan, M.D.


Pulmonology/Respiratory Medicine


3020 Children's Way
MC 5070
San Diego, CA 92123


Pulmonology/Respiratory Medicine


Rady Children's Specialists of San Diego

Medical Group / IPA

Rady Children's Specialists

Medical School

University of Ljubljana


University of Hawaii


UC San Diego

Board Certifications



Dr. Mateja Cernelc-Kohan is an attending physician in the Respiratory Medicine Division of Rady Children's Hospital-San Diego.

A native of Slovenia, she attended medical school and completed a pediatric residency at University of Ljubljana and University Children's Hospital Ljubljana. After spending a year as a research fellow at University of Bern in the Pediatric Respiratory Medicine Division, she completed a pediatric residency at University of Hawaii. She continued her education in respiratory medicine with a pediatric pulmonary fellowship at UC San Diego.

Dr. Cernelc-Kohan's clinical interests include BPD, asthma and primary ciliary dyskinesia. Her research focuses on extracellular vesicles in lung fibrosis.


Diffuse and interstitial lung disease and childhood rheumatologic disorders.
Dell S, Cernelc-Kohan M, Hagood JS

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