Farzin Yaghmaie, MD

Farzin Yaghmaie, MD

This physician is an affiliate of the UCLA Medical Group but is not employed by UCLA.


Dr. Yaghmaie is a board certified psychiatrist specializing in the treatment of mood, anxiety, and addiction. He is an Attending Psychiatrist at the UCLA Semel Institute for Neuroscience and has numerous publications in the fields of neurobiology, gerontology, and addiction medicine.

Dr. Yaghmaie earned his medical degree at Virginia Commonwealth University, completed his medical training and psychiatric residency at UCLA and completed his graduate and research training at UC Berkeley. He has extensive experience integrating psychotherapy, behavioral therapy and medications to treat a wide range of mental disorders.


Medical Board Certification

Psychiatry, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, 2011


UCLA School of Medicine, 2011


UCLA School of Medicine, 2008


Medical College of Virginia School of Medicine, MD, 2007

Hospital Affiliations

Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center