Mesa Journeys



Location:  Room I4-209
Phone:  619-388-2774
Fax:  619-388-2853

Monday: 8am-5pm
Tuesday: 8am-5pm
Wednesday: 8am-6pm
Thursday: 8am-5pm
Friday: 8:00am-1:00pm

Mental Health Intakes:
Monday: 8-11am; 1-3pm
Tuesday: 8-11am; 1-3pm
Wednesday: 8-11am; 1-3pm
Thursday: 8-11am; 1-3pm
Friday: Closed
Student Health Services Staff
Suzanne Khambata (RN, MSN, FNP, CS)
Health Center Services Director
Dr. Calvin Wong MD
Medical Director
Laura Milligan (RN, MSN, FNP, CS)
Nurse Practitioner Faculty
Derrick White (LMFT)
Mental Health Coordinator
Mimi (Thanh Thao) BS, Public Health
Community Health
Monica Woodruff (AMFT)
Counseling Adjunct Faculty
Lourdes Estrada (LMFT)
Counseling Adjunct Faculty
Maria Aurora San Pedro (LMFT)
Counseling Adjunct Faculty
Farideh Farheidar (RN)
Community Health Nurse
Sue E. Hanes (LMFT)
Counseling Adjunct Faculty

Student Health Services

Student Health Services

Mesa Student Health Services accepts students for both telehealth and in-person appointments. For medical, nursing and mental health counseling, call 619-388-2774.

Please visit the Mesa College COVID-19 webpage ( for the latest updates and information.

We encourage you to visit our Health Service Events page to learn about our latest activities and workshops!

upcoming events


Black forum

important announcement

The use of opioid drugs and Fentanyl has been on the rise. Fortunately, you can learn the signs of an opioid/Fentanyl overdose and find sources for lifesaving Narcan. For additional information, please connect with Student Health Services at 619-388-2774
Here are resources from the Centers For Disease Control and Prevention:

Flu vaccinations for students are available at Student Health Services (I-400, Room 209). Flu shots are given from 8-11AM and 1-4PM Monday through Thursday.

Non-students may want to visit for low cost or free flu vaccination sites through the County of San Diego.

For questions, contact Suzanne Khambata, FNP at 619-388-2545.Flu Shot 2022

All Mesa College students with Kaiser medical insurance are eligible for free subscriptions to the Calm App & the My Strength App! For more information click here!

Mesa Students w/ Kaiser


How to access Physical and mental services 

Currently enrolled students may call 619-388-2774 during our posted business hours, weekdays, for free services such as:

New and recurring visits with a Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Licensed Marriage Family Therapist, Family Nurse Practitioner or Physician.  Students may always call with any questions or concerns.  Student visits are provided remotely with telehealth.

Outside our business hours please look at our web-page for non-urgent referrals.  For emergencies, call 911.

We welcome requests for disability accommodations.  Please email

Please email non-urgent students of concern to

Nurse Practitioners

Nurse Practitioners are available daily.  Call 619-388-2774.

Physician’s Hours:

Dr. Calvin Wong, MD is available by appointment only. Call 619-388-2774.

Therapist Hours:

Therapists are available by appointment. Please call our office at 619-388-2774 to apply for therapy.
* The visit with a Therapist, Nurse Practitioner or Physician is free.

Crisis Counseling

Crisis counseling is available in the Health Center I4-209 from 8-5 Mon-Thurs, and 8-12 on Friday. Students may either drop-in or make an appointment to be seen by a Therapist. Call 619-388-2774.

Also available is a community crisis line, 1 (800) 479-3339. In addition, for employees, the Employee Assistance Program is available for counseling services, (888) 625-4809.

CRISIS POLICY: All appointments may be shortened or rescheduled in the event of a presenting crisis or emergency. Thank you for your patience and understanding.

Student Accident Insurance

Student Accident: Excluding extramural athletics (covered under Athletic Accident) coverage is for all students during regular attendance at college, and while attending college sponsored activities and traveling under college supervision to and from such activities.