A native of Southern California, Dr. Zahedi graduated Magna Cum Laude from the California State University where he received his BS with honors in Biochemistry/Medical Physiology. He attended the Chicago Medical School where he completed his MD with Alpha Omega Alpha honors designation and went on to complete his residency training at Huntington Memorial Hospital in Pasadena, CA and his Masters in Public Health (MPH) from the University of Southern California/Keck School of Medicine.
Masters in Public Health (MPH) Aug. 2014 – Dec 2016
University of Southern California
Concentration – Health Education and Promotion
Residency - General Surgery June 2012 – June 2014
Huntington Memorial Hospital
Doctor of Medicine June 2008 – June 2012
The Chicago Medical School
Bachelor of Science June 2004 – June 2008
Biochemistry & Medical Physiology
California State University East Bay
Home Avenue Adult Day Health Care May 2017 – Present
8114 Telegraph Road Downey, CA 90240
My Family Physician May 2016 – Present
1200 N. Tustin Ave #120 Santa Ana, CA 92705
Perez Medical Group Mar 2016 – May 2017
15115 Amar Rd La Puente, CA 91744
Valencia Medical Center & Urgent Care Sept. 2015 – Apr. 2017
Associate Medical Director
Family Medicine/Urgent Care
24155 Magic Mountain Pkwy Santa Clarita, CA 91355
All Family Health Clinic Sept. 2015 – Jan. 2017
2220 East 1st Street Los Angeles, CA 90033
CA Medical License #A138224 Exp. March 30th 2019
American Board of General Practice
Alpha Omega Alpha (AOA) Honors Society, Chicago Medical School 2012
Magna Cum Laude, California State University East Bay 2008
William Hearst Trustees Award for Outstanding Achievement 2008
Genentech Scholar 2007
National Institute of Health Undergraduate Scholar Finalist 2007
American College of Surgeons
American Medical Association
Alpha Omega Alpha Honors Society
American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine
Zahedi, M. Psoriasis: Alternative Treatment Options. http://my.quantiamd.com/player/yhaqzrrkk Published June 2017.
Zahedi, M. Grab Some Sugar and Meet Me In Patient’s Room. http://my.quantiamd.com/player/yjvgpuagf?cid=1236 Published May 2017.
Zahedi, M. 61 Year Old Male with Hanging Belly. http://quantiamd.com/player/yjijyfkqx, Pub Status: Published February 2017.
Zahedi, M. 38 Year Old Female with Colicky Rt Upper Quadrant Abdominal Pain. http://my.quantiamd.com/player/ychtzpvur Published March 2016.
Zahedi, M. 72 Year Old Male with Abdominal Pain, Distension, Obstipation. https://my.quantiamd.com/player/ycabumgnx Published January 2016.
Zahedi, M. Degloving Injury Repair with Abdominal Pedicle Flap to Hand. http://my.quantiamd.com/player/yeudzjfmv Published October 2015.
Zahedi, M. Invasive Squamous Cell Cancer of the Neck. http://my.quantiamd.com/player/yekzydjkj?r=1&u=djgyysxns Published August 2015.
Zahedi, M. 35 Year Old Female with Neglected Breast Mass. http://my.quantiamd.com/player/yewmcxtjx Published June 2015.
Maker VK, Zahedi M, Villines D, Maker AV. Can We Predict Which Residents Are Going to Pass/Fail the Oral Boards? Journal of Surgical Education vol. 69 issue 6 November - December, 2012. p. 705-71
Ganai S, Ujiki MB, Talamonti M, Linn JG, Yetasook A, Carbray J, Zahedi M, Kim W, Howington J. Celiac Nodal Status As Determined by Laparoscopic Gastric Ischemic Preconditioning Is Prognostic in Locally-Advanced Esophageal Cancer and May Determine Necessity for Completion Esophagectomy. Digestive Disease Week, 2013.
Zahedi M, Ganai, S, Yetasook A, Talamonti M, Ujiki M, Carbray J, Howington J. Laparoscopic Ischemic Conditioning As a Modality to Reduce Gastric Conduit Morbidity Following Esophagectomy. Digestive Disease Week, 2012.
Zahedi M, Kotchevar A. Synthesis of Authentic Standards for the Characterication of in vitro Congeneric Tri and Tetra Brominated Diphenyl Ether Metabolites. American Chemical Society Undergraduate Research Symposium, 2008; Poster Presentation.
Zahedi M. Tips and Tricks For Improving Your EPIC Efficiency. Ground Rounds Presentation. April 13th, 2016. AMA PRA Category 1 credit. April 13th, 2016
Zahedi M, Shen, J. A Comparison of the Prognosis for Breast Cancer Patients With Advanced Regional Nodal Disease in T1 vs T2 vs T3 Tumors: Does Biology Trump Size? Annual Resident Research Conference, 2014; Powerpoint presentation.
Zahedi M, Akopian G, Villines D, Kaufman H. Preoperative Neutrophil to Lymphocyte Ratio in Stage 2 Colorectal Cancer Is A Predictor of Recurrence. Annual Resident Research Conference, 2013; Powerpoint presentation.
Zahedi M, Maker AV, Villines D, Maker VK. The Anatomy of a Failure: Can We Predict Which Residents Are Going to Fail the ABS Certifying Exam? Association of Program Directions in Surgery Annual Meeting, May 2012; Powerpoint presentation.
Fruitstreet Telehealth, A PBC April 2016 – Present
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