Omer E. Beaird, MD

Omer E. Beaird, MD

Infectious Diseases
Primary Location
Westwood Specialty Care
200 Medical Plaza
Los Angeles, California 90095


Dr. Omer Beaird is an infectious diseases physician who practices at Westwood. His clinical interests include infection in immunocompromised patients, in particular solid organ and hematopoietic stem cell transplant recipients. He has particular interest in endemic and opportunistic fungal infections, respiratory viral infections, donor transmitted infections and diagnostic testing in this population. He is board certified in internal medicine and infectious diseases, and is also a clinical instructor at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA.

 Dr. Beaird received his medical degree from Drexel University College of Medicine in Philadelphia. He then completed his internal medicine residency at the University of Michigan School of Medicine and his infectious disease fellowship at UCLA. During residency and fellowship he participated in clinical research involving community respiratory viruses and endemic fungal infections. He is a member of the Infectious Diseases Society of America, the American Society of Transplantation (AST) and AST Infectious Diseases Community of Practice.


Medical Board Certifications

Infectious Disease, American Board of Internal Medicine, 2018
Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine, 2015


UCLA School of Medicine, 2018


University of Michigan, 2015


Drexel University College of Medicine, MD, 2012


Hospital Affiliations

Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center

UCLA Santa Monica Medical Center