Dr. Jerry Ayers
Dr Wendy A. Khentigan is a board certified psychiatrist Dr. Khentigan has been a consulting psychiatrist to several San Diego dual diagnosis residential treatment centers for many years.
Dr. Khentigan had a particular interest and concern about the growing opioid epidemic and was one of the first doctors in San
Diego certified to prescribe Suboxone. Dr. Khentigan is a proponent of medication assisted
therapy when indicated and strives to develop an individualized treatment plan for dual
diagnosis patients. Dr. Khentigan has also completed training in Intensive Short Term Dynamic
Psychotherapy (ISTDP) which allows her to assess and treat patients who have experienced
trauma in a compassionate and effective way.
Dr. Khentigan is a Distinguished Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association. She graduated
from New York Medical College. After a year of internship in internal medicine at Norwalk
Hospital, she completed her residency in psychiatry at UCSD and was a chief resident during her
last year of training. Dr. Khentigan has been in solo practice for over 23 years.