Tarek Mahdi, MD, CMD, FAAFP
Physician- Family Medicine, Palliative Care
Doctor Mahdi graduated from the Sofia Medical Academy in Sofia, Bulgaria in 1983 and completed his residency at the University of Louisville Hospital specializing in Primary Care. He is board certified by the American Board of Family Medicine and the American Board of Hospice and Palliative Medicine.
He also is a Certified Medical Director. He has served in a Leadership Role at the RCMA since 2005 and serves on the board of the Inland Empire Health Information Exchange. He is also board certified in family medicine, hospice and palliative medicine.
As an active member of the Riverside and Corona communities, Doctor Mahdi has worked with Riverside Community Hospital and as Medical Director of the Palliative Service at Parkview Community Hospital in developing palliative care programs. Additionally, he is Medical Director of several nursing homes in Riverside. He has also been elected chair of the Ethics Committee at Riverside Community Hospital.
Doctor Mahdi's community involvement work includes serving as Chair of the Inland Empire Palliative Care Coalition. His affiliations include serving as Assistant Clinical Professor at Loma Linda School of Medicine and a Fellow of the American Academy of Family Medicine.
In 2012 he received the CMA Foundationâ€™s Robert D. Sparks, M.D. Leadership Achievement Award for
successfully leading the charge in the Inland Empire to increase the quality of care for patients facing end of life issues.
Dr. Mahdi and his wife, Dr. Ana Ivanova, live in Orange County and have a son who is a resident at Eisenhower Medical Center. In his leisure time, Dr. Mahdi enjoys spending time with his grandson,
making his own beer and sausages and traveling with his wife.