Dr. Nicolas Badre is a psychiatrist in San Diego who provides clinical care, forensic evaluations, and expert testimony.

He holds teaching positions at the University of California, San Diego; and the University of San Diego. He teaches on ethics in psychiatry, psychopharmacology, forensic evaluation, and medical education.

The decision to seek treatment is often vast and complex, just like our lives. You may be struggling with a transition in your life, a difficult emotion in your mind, or a feeling of dissatisfaction with your sense of self.

I very much enjoy clinical care and getting to know my patients. My practice is based on building close partnerships and trusting relationships. My goal is for you to gain self-understanding, self-actualization, and satisfaction in life.

Dr. Badre offers a range of forensic services including:

  • Competency to stand trial evaluation
  • Insanity evaluation
  • Independent psychiatric evaluation
  • Medical peer review
  • Correctional psychiatry expert




  • Fitness for duty evaluation
  • Expert witness
  • Workers' compensation evaluation
  • Psychiatric disability evaluation

619-796-1672

2333 Camino del Rio S, #160, San Diego, CA 92108