Meet Dr. Yafi


Faysal A.
Yafi, M.D., F.R.C.S.C.

Dr. Yafi specializes in Andrology (men’s health), which includes focus on male infertility, sexual dysfunction, and low testosterone. He is the Medical Director of the Department of Urology’s Men’s Health Program at UC Irvine.

  • Dr. Yafi has received research grants from the Sexual Medicine Society of North America and the Quebec Urological Association
  • He has received recognition and rewards for his research
  • He has been an invited guest speaker at multiple national and international conferences


Dr. Yafi received his medical degree from the American University of Beirut in Lebanon. He transferred to the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota in order to complete an internship in general surgery. Next, Dr. Yafi pursued a clinical research fellowship, followed by a residency in urology, at McGill University Health Center in Montreal. His two-year fellowship in andrology and prosthetic surgery was completed at Tulane University School of Medicine in New Orleans.

Roles & Memberships:

Dr. Yafi is an active member of the International Society for Sexual Medicine, the Sexual Medicine Society of North America, the American Society of Andrology, the American Urological Association, and the Société Internationale d’Urologie, as well as a fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of Canada. He has been published in more than 60 peer-reviewed publications.

Undergraduate: American University of Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon
Medical School: American University of Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon
Residency: McGill University Health Center, Montreal, Canada
Fellowship Training: Tulane University School of Medicine