Dr. Nazanin Yaghmai MD Radiologist

Dr. Nazanin Yaghmai is a radiologist in Santa Monica, California and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Ronald Reagan University of California Los Angeles Medical Center and Santa Monica-UCLA Medical Center and Orthopaedic Hospital. She received her medical degree from David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA and has been in practice for 23 years. Dr. Yaghmai accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. She is one of 113 doctors at Ronald Reagan University of California Los Angeles Medical Center and one of 78 at Santa Monica-UCLA Medical Center and Orthopaedic Hospital who specialize in Radiology. She also speaks multiple languages, including Farsi.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Radiologist: General Radiology, Breast Imaging

Other Languages Spoken

  • Farsi

Education & Medical Training

UCLA Medical Center
Residency, Radiology, 1992–1996

Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1991–1992

UCLA Medical Center
Fellowship, Breast Imaging, 1996–1997

David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
Class of 1991

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Radiology
Certified in Diagnostic Radiology

CA State Medical License
Active through 2015

Publications & Presentations

Dose to radiosensitive organs during routine chest CT: effects of tube current modulation.
Angel, E., Yaghmai, N., Jude, C. M., DeMarco, J. J., Cagnon, C. H., Goldin, J. G., McCollough, C. H., Primak, A. N., Cody, D. D., Stevens, D. M., McNitt-Gray, M. F.

Monte Carlo simulations to assess the effects of tube current modulation on breast dose for multidetector CT.
Angel, E., Yaghmai, N., Jude, C. M., Demarco, J. J., Cagnon, C. H., Goldin, J. G., Primak, A. N., Stevens, D. M., Cody, D. D., McCollough, C. H., McNitt-Gray, M. F.

Radiation dose to the fetus for pregnant patients undergoing multidetector CT imaging: Monte Carlo simulations estimating fetal dose for a range of gestational age and patient size.
Angel, E., Wellnitz, C. V., Goodsitt, M. M., Yaghmai, N., DeMarco, J. J., Cagnon, C. H., Sayre, J. W., Cody, D. D., Stevens, D. M., Primak, A. N., McCollough, C. H., McNitt-Gray, M. F.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS North Carolina BlueOptions PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net California Large Group PPO
  • Health Net HMO - Employer Group
  • Horizon BCBS PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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