Dr. Zainab Saadi is a board-certified UCI Health internist and primary care physician who specializes in comprehensive adult medical care. Her clinical interests include illness prevention, health maintenance, women's health, diabetes, hypertension, smoking cessation, common skin disorders and health education.
Saadi earned her medical degree at the Keck School of Medicine of USC in Los Angeles. She completed an internal medicine residency at the Los Angeles County+USC Medical Center.
Before coming to UCI Health, she provided urgent care services at a clinic in East Los Angeles and primary care services for several years at a medical practice in downtown Los Angeles, where she was part of a team of doctors focused on COVID-19 care.
Saadi's research interests include patient behavior, controlling myocardial infarction, cerebrovascular accident risk factors, as well as diabetes, hypertension, dyslipidemia, smoking and obesity.
In her clinical practice, Saadi values patient and community education, and seeks to provide comprehensive care and promote patient well-being. She speaks conversational Arabic and Spanish, and basic Farsi.
She provides primary care services in Irvine and Orange.