Rady Children's Specialists of San Diego

Medical Group / IPA


Medical School

University of California - San Diego


University of Colorado School of Medicine


University of Colorado School of Medicine


UC San Diego

Board Certifications

Genetics/Dysmorphology, Pediatrics




Dr. Wigby is a clinical geneticist serving in the Neurometabolic Clinic at Rady Children's Hospital-San Diego and a clinical investigator studying neurodevelopmental disorders at Rady Children's Institute for Genomic Medicine.

Her research has been focused on the delineation of rare disorders and clinical implementation of genomic sequencing across a variety of pediatric populations.

Dr. Wigby graduated from UC San Diego School of Medicine. She completed her residency in pediatrics at the University of Colorado/ Children's Hospital of Colorado and her fellowship in medical genetics and genomics at UC San Diego. She completed a research year in genomic medicine at Rady Children's Institute for Genomic Medicine.


A Randomized, Controlled Trial of the Analytic and Diagnostic Performance of Singleton and Trio, Rapid Genome and Exome Sequencing in Ill Infants
Kingsmore SF, Cakici JA,Clark MM, Gaughran M, Feddock M, Batalov S,Bainbridge MN, Carroll J, Caylor SA, Clarke C, Ding Y, Ellsworth K, Farnaes L, Hildreth A,Hobbs C,James K, Kint CI, Lenberg J, Nahas S, Prince L, Reyes I, Salz L, Sanford E, Schols P, Sweeney N, Tokita M, Veeraraghavan N, Watkins K, Wigby K, Wong T, Chowdhury S, Wright MS, Dimmock D; RCIGM Investigators

Whole Exome Sequencing Guides Pharmacotherapy for an Adolescent With Autism Spectrum Disorder and Psychosis
Wigby K, Nicolas S, Carpinello M, Ricciardi MT, Willis MJ

Clinical whole genome sequencing as a first-tier test at a resource-limited dysmorphology clinic in Mexico
Scocchia A, Wigby KM, Masser-Frye D, Del Campo M, Galarreta CI, Thorpe E, McEachern J, Robinson K, Gross A; ICSL Interpretation and Reporting Team, Ajay SS, Rajan V, Perry DL, Belmont JW, Bentley DR, Jones MC, Taft RJ

Expanding the phenotype of Triple X syndrome: A comparison of prenatal versus postnatal diagnosis.
Wigby K, D'Epagnier C, Howell S, Reicks A, Wilson R, Cordeiro L, Tartaglia N

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