Dr. Yazdi is a Board Certified Pediatrician and a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics. She graduated with a degree in Chemistry from East Tennessee State University. She then received her MD at the young age of 23 with highest honors from East Tennessee State College of Medicine. Dr. Yazdi received her Pediatric training with one year of neonatal research at the University of Louisville Kosair Children’s Hospital.
Dr. Yazdi first took employment for three years at Valley Hospital as a house Pediatrician. In 1997 she joined a large group practice with offices in Fairlawn, Mahwah and Pompton Plains, New Jersey. Disappointed with being in a big practice and not building rapport with families, she left in January 2004 to start her own practice in Wyckoff. Dr. Yazdi enjoys practicing medicine in an environment where she knows all of her patients and their families.
Dr. Yazdi has received NJ Top Doc, Most Compassionate Doctor and Patient’s Choice award consecutively since 2008. She remains in NJ Top Pediatricians in New Jersey magazine. Her husband is Vice President of Information Technology at GAF in Parsipany, New Jersey. They have a daughter and a son and live in Franklin Lakes.