Dr. Yalda Safai, MD is a Psychiatrist licensed to practice in California, Connecticut & Florida. She received her Medical Degree from St. George’s University School of Medicine and also holds a Masters Degree in Public Health & Nutrition.
Dr. Safai grew up in both California & Iran. Her father was a Psychiatrist which sparked her interest in the field. She decided to pursue a career in mental health because she recognized that there is a lack of enough providers and a growing need in the field. Dr. Safai describes herself as durable, adaptable and easy to work with.
She has numerous years of volunteer experience setting up medical clinics in rural areas, providing medical attention and teaching healthcare to school aged children in the United States, Central America, Indonesia and Thailand.
Dr. Safai has a broad variety of experience & specialties including mood disorders, PTSD & substance abuse.
Outside of her clinical practice, Dr. Safai enjoys writing & traveling. Dr. Safai is fluent in both English & Farsi.
St. George’s University School of Medicine
Dr. Safai earned her Medical Degree from St. George’s University School of Medicine.
My clinician was quite a surprise. Though she was very professional, she genuinely was interested in me and made me feel like I was the only person that matters. That’s a first for me. She is extremely intelligent, and I know I am getting the best treatment for my needs.