News Release

February 21, 2013

Contact: Chris DeFrancesco, 860-679-3914

Geriatrician Rejoins UConn Health Center

FARMINGTON, CONN. – Dr. Yazeed Maghaydah is back at the University of Connecticut Health Center, seeing patients in the UConn Center on Aging.

Maghaydah is a UConn-trained geriatrician with expertise in memory disorders, including Alzheimer’s disease and dementia. He rejoins the UConn Center on Aging, where he completed a geriatric medicine fellowship, from private practice in Norwich. He completed his residency training in internal medicine at St. Michael’s Medical Center in Newark following a general surgery residency in Jordan, where he also completed medical school.

Maghaydah is board-certified in geriatrics and internal medicine and is fluent in Arabic. He lives in Glastonbury.

More information about the UConn Center on Aging is available at To schedule an appointment, call 860-679-8400.

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Caption: Dr. Yazeed Maghaydah is seeing patients in the UConn Center on Aging at the UConn Health Center.

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