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Faysal A. Yafi, MD, FRCSC

Faysal A. Yafi, MD, FRCSC

Titles

HS Assistant Clinical Professor, Medical Director Men’s Health Program

Specialties

Comprehensive men’s health, Sexual dysfunction (erectile dysfunction/ejaculatory dysfunction), Peyronie’s disease, Hypogonadism (low testosterone), Male infertility, Male voiding dysfunction and incontinence

Professional Biography

Faysal A. Yafi, MD, FRCSC, is the medical director of the Department of Urology Men’s Health Program at UC Irvine Health. He specializes in andrology (men’s health), which includes the treatment of male sexual dysfunction, male infertility, low testosterone, Peyronie’s disease, male voiding dysfunction, and prosthetic surgery.

Yafi received his medical degree from the American University of Beirut in Lebanon. Subsequently, he transferred to the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn., to complete an internship in general surgery. Yafi pursued a clinical research fellowship followed by a residency in urology at McGill University Health Center in Montreal. He then completed a two-year fellowship in andrology and prosthetic surgery at Tulane University School of Medicine in New Orleans.

Yafi has been a recipient of research grants from the Sexual Medicine Society of North America and the Quebec Urological Association, which allowed him to further study the prevention and treatment of Peyronie's disease and erectile dysfunction. He has received awards and recognition for his research and has been an invited guest speaker at various national and international conferences.Yafi has been published in more than 60 peer-reviewed publications. Yafi is an active member of the International Society for Sexual Medicine, the Sexual Medicine Society of North America, the American Society of Andrology, the American Urological Association, and the Société Internationale d'Urologie. He is a fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of Canada.

Training

Undergraduate: American University of Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon
Medical School: American University of Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon
Residency: McGill University Health Center, Montreal, Canada
Fellowship Training: Tulane University School of Medicine

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