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Krista Roybal, MD

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Dr. Krista Roybal, MD


4520 Executive Drive Ste 225
San Diego, CA 92121
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  • Psychiatry


Recognized as a leading authority in addiction medicine and integrative psychotherapy, Dr. Krista Roybal has the expertise to uncover the root cause of distress and disease, and a gift for making patients feel truly seen and understood. 

Her compassionate, strength-based approach make her particularly adept at treating complex addiction, anxiety, depression, PTSD and bipolar disorder. Dr. Roybal also specializes in benzodiazepine tapering, medical detox, psychodynamic psychotherapy, psychopharmacologic evaluations and medication management.

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Board Certifications

  • American Board of Addiction Medicine, Addiction Medicine, 2014
  • American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology, Psychiatry, 2010

Medical Education

  • New York Medical College, MD, 2002


  • San Francisco General Hospital, Family Medicine, 2003


  • University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, Psychiatry & Neurology, 2006
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