Pegah Pajouhi, M.D. Female
Pegah Pajouhi, M.D., is board certified in Psychiatry and a diplomate of the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology. She received a B.A. in Molecular and Cell Biology from UC Berkeley, where she earned multiple academic, leadership, and research awards. She attended UC Davis for medical school and was honored with the Overall Excellence in Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences Award. Dr. Pajouhi then trained and completed her residency at the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at Stanford University. Throughout her education, she has volunteered at free community clinics and written medical articles for publication. Prior to joining Community Psychiatry, she worked at Momentum for Mental Health and Kaiser Permanente in San Jose. Dr. Pajouhi provides medication management and takes a compassionate, evidence-based approach that accounts for the biological, psychological, and social factors that impact each patient’s unique mental health. She believes that utilizing the benefits of psychotherapy, building healthy coping skills, and making necessary lifestyle modifications are all an integral part of treatment. Dr. Pajouhi enjoys empowering and collaborating with her patients in support of their growth towards self-efficacy and optimal mental health. Outside of work, she loves spending time with her family & friends, playing with her dog Vida, going to the gym, staying active outdoors, traveling, reading, and watching her favorite NBA teams.
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