Meet Our Provider at Bay Area Ketamine Center in Los Altos, CA

Our experienced doctor at Bay Area Ketamine Center is dedicated to guide you for a better state of health and wellbeing. Our goal is to help you to be the very best that you can be.

Dr. Paul Wender

Dr. Paul Wender is a board certified anesthesiologist. He attended Vanderbilt University and studied molecular biology and molecular virology. He has graduate research degree and did his research in molecular neurobiology. He attended medical school at Emory University. Dr. Wender completed four years of anesthesiology residency training at University of California San Francisco, considered the best anesthesia training in the world. He spent the next five years at Cedars-Sinai Hospital in Beverly Hills California where he did hospital and outpatient anesthesia as well as pain management. After returning to the Bay Area, he was an assistant clinical professor of anesthesia and perioperative medicine at the University of California San Francisco and a staff anesthesiologist at San Francisco general hospital. He has guided over 10,000 patients comfortably and safely through anesthesia, pain management, and ketamine infusion for depression and other mental health conditions. He has had a long-standing interest in neurobiology and nerve receptors and ketamine’s effect on nerve receptors. He formed the Bay Area Ketamine Center to bring ketamine therapy to the Bay Area. We are the oldest and original ketamine in fusion clinic in the Bay Area.

Dr. Paul Wender enjoys windsurfing on the bay, skiing at Lake Tahoe, and running.

Dr. Paul Wender - Provider at Bay Area Ketamine Center in Los Altos, CA

Dr. Paul Wender

Dr. Paul Wender is a board certified anesthesiologist. He attended Vanderbilt University and studied molecular biology and molecular virology. He has graduate research degree and did his research in molecular neurobiology. He attended medical school at Emory University. Dr. Wender completed four years of anesthesiology residency training at University of California San Francisco, considered the best anesthesia training in the world. He spent the next five years at Cedars-Sinai Hospital in Beverly Hills California where he did hospital and outpatient anesthesia as well as pain management. After returning to the Bay Area, he was an assistant clinical professor of anesthesia and perioperative medicine at the University of California San Francisco and a staff anesthesiologist at San Francisco general hospital. He has guided over 10,000 patients comfortably and safely through anesthesia, pain management, and ketamine infusion for depression and other mental health conditions. He has had a long-standing interest in neurobiology and nerve receptors and ketamine’s effect on nerve receptors. He formed the Bay Area Ketamine Center to bring ketamine therapy to the Bay Area. We are the oldest and original ketamine in fusion clinic in the Bay Area.

Dr. Paul Wender enjoys windsurfing on the bay, skiing at Lake Tahoe, and running.