Dr. Krista Roybal, MD

Dr. Krista Roybal, MD

Addiction Psychiatry  ·  
Dr. Krista Roybal, MD is an addiction psychiatry specialist in San Diego, CA and has been practicing for 16 years. She graduated from New York Medical College in 2002 and specializes in addiction psychiatry, psychiatry, and more.

4520 Executive Dr Ste 225

San Diego, CA 92121

Contact Information

(858) 202-1822

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California

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Dr. Roybal's Experience

Dr. Roybal's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Addiction Psychiatry
  • Board certified in Psychiatry
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Roybal "Dr. Krista Roybal is the Executive Medical Director of True Life Center for Wellbeing where they specialize in treating the whole person. True Life Center for Wellbeing is the only Integrative Mental Health and Addiction Treatment Center in San Diego."

4  Specialties

  • Addiction Psychiatry
  • Mental Health
  • Psychiatry
  • Substance Abuse Counseling

1  Board Certifications

  • Psychiatry
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

26  Conditions Treated

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • New York Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 2002
  • University of California At San Francisco
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2003

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Roybal has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Roybal's Reviews

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11 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

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Dr. Roybal's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

I've been to many psychiatrists in my life, most spend about 7 minutes with you (after weeks of waiting to get in!) scribble a prescription and send you on your way. Dr. Roybal is without a doubt the most compassionate and compotent dr. i've ever been to. She actually cared about getting to know me...more
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Dr. Roybal was the first doctor to actually give me the proper diagnosis, and take enough time to understand me. When I first started seeing her I was having so much panic and depression, I was in a job I strongly disliked, and I couldn't focus. I'm a completely different person. My mind and body...more
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Dr. Roybal took a fresh look at my condition, helped me re-label the challenges I faced, and started me on the path to self-acceptance. She introduced me to Somatic Experiencing techniques which over time has truly transformed the way I cope with having an over-active sensory system. I would...more
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