Director, Division of Robotic Surgery
To see if Bahareh M. Nejad is accepting new patients, or for assistance finding a UC Davis doctor, please call 800-2-UCDAVIS (800-282-3284).
Obstetrics and Gynecology
Dr. Nejad is dedicated and committed to the complete care of the female patient at every age so that they are empowered by their physical well being. Her specific area of interest is minimally invasive surgery, specializing in robotic-assisted surgery. She practices both obstetrics and gynecology.
Dr. Nejad is particularly interested in minimally invasive surgery, including robotic surgery for gynecologic procedures. Dr. Nejad is also interested in education of residents and medical students. She is also interested in family planning and hormone therapy.
Obstetrics and Gynecology
B.A., Miami University, Oxford OH 1998
M.D., Northwestern University School of Medicine, Chicago IL 2002
Obstetrics and Gynecology, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago IL 2002-2006
ACOG Mentor of the Year Award District IX, 2019
Golden Speculum Award for Excellence in Resident Teaching, 2019
UCRC Grant for Study: Multi-Institutional Research on the UC Resident Robotic Curriculum, Site Director, 2018
CREOG National Faculty Excellence in Teaching Award, 2018
Sacramento Top Doctors, Obstetrics and Gynecology, 2018
Nejad B. Why and how to invest in robotics: A patient care perspective. MedTech Outlook. 2019.
Nejad B. UC Davis Health Insider Friday Update Leadership Message March 1. 2019.
Nejad B. Laparoscopic Surgery for Failed Labor Induction Abortion is Neither Frugal nor Innovative. J Minimally Invasive Gynecology. 2015 Jul-Aug;22(5):918.
Nejad B. Oxygen Consumption: A Comparison of Reciprocal and Swing Through Gait on Children with Myelomeningocele. A Presentation in the Orthopaedic Division at the American Academy of Pediatrics. 2002.
Lurain JR, Nejad B. Secondary chemotherapy for high-risk gestational trophoblastic neoplasia. Gynecol Oncol. 2005 May;97(2):618-23. doi:10.1016/j.ygyno.2005.02.004. PMID:15863169.
Ginsberg N, Nejad B, Conchaldi S, Renalds M. Management of Giant Cystic Hygroma. Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology. 2004;24:366 Abstract #14.76.
Moore CA, Nejad B, Novak RA, Dias LS. Energy cost of walking in low lumbar myelomeningocele. J Pediatr Orthop. 2001 May-Jun;21(3):388-91. PMID:11371826.
Taylor RT, Sommer AJ, Green JW, Ripparger K, Nejad B, Shah J. Substitution of Polychlorotrifluoroethylene with Sulfur Dioxide under Reductive Conditions. Heteroatom Chemistry. 1998;9(2):265-269.