Dr. Saedi graduated with a Bachelor of Science from University of California, Los Angeles majoring in physiology. He earned his Medical Degree from University of Southern California at the Keck School of Medicine. Dr. Saedi's general surgery internship and residency were completed at Washington Hospital Center in Washington D.C. His interests in the physiology of critically ill patients and vascular pathology led to further specialization. He completed a surgical critical care fellowship at the University of California, San Diego and a vascular fellowship at Harbor UCLA Medical Center. He is board certified in General Surgery and Surgical Critical Care.