Physician Spotlight 8: Dr. Adnan Majid

Physician Spotlight 

In today’s physician spotlight we highlight Adnan Majid, MD, PhD. Dr. Adnan Majid is board certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology. He specializes in general psychiatry and mood disorders.

About Dr. Adnan Majid

Dr. Adnan Majid is a psychiatrist dedicated to providing ketamine therapy evaluations, depression and anxiety treatment, and holistic patient-centered care combining advanced training in psychopharmacology and personalized therapy. Warm and empathetic, he seeks to partner with patients to feel empowered in their own treatment and supported in all aspects of their well-being.

Ketamine Therapy Evaluations are available under the MHC Ketamine Therapy Center. Ketamine therapy can help people suffering from severe depression. Dr. Majid is available for ketamine therapy evaluations which is the first step in being prescribed ketamine therapy as a treatment option. Schedule a ketamine therapy evaluation with Dr. Majid today by clicking here.

Dr. Majid completed his undergraduate studies at Stanford University. He then completed medical school and graduate training in neurosciences through the Medical Scientist Training Program at the University of California, San Diego. There, he studied the brain pathways involved in controlling actions and obtained his PhD. Pursuing his love of psychiatry, he completed his residency at the Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior at UCLA, where he served as Chief Inpatient Resident of the UCLA Resnick Neuropsychiatric Hospital. He has also completed the prestigious Max Gray Fellowship at UCLA, specializing in the treatment of mood disorders, including depression, bipolar disorder, and personality disorders. Additionally, he received specialized training in cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT), intensive short-term psychodynamic therapy (ISTDP), and psychodynamic therapy techniques.

In addition to providing care at the Mental Health and Ketamine Therapy Center at the Cedars-Sinai East Tower, Dr. Majid also pursues research at UCLA, advancing the understanding of gender dysphoria and transgender identity and providing care for patients with post-traumatic stress disorder. In addition, he is dedicated to treating young adults in underserved communities at risk for developing major psychiatric illnesses such as psychosis and mania and strives to be vigilant of the impact of social disparities based on race, gender, class, and sexual orientation on mental illness. 

Dr. Majid has been practicing medicine since 2015.

Scheduling with Dr. Adnan Majid 

Dr. Adnan Majid is accepting new patients. He offers appointments on Mondays through Fridays over Zoom and also offers in-person appointments on Tuesdays. We are thrilled to have such an amazing, intelligent, and empathetic doctor working with us at the Mental Health Center!

To schedule an appointment with Adnan Majid, MD, PhD, please visit our website at Mental Health Center or contact our front office at (310)601-9999.