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Dr. Anahid Hekmat

Anahid Hekmat, MD

Sleep Medicine, Neurology, Clinical Neurophysiology

Accepting new patients

About Anahid Hekmat, MD

Dr. Anahid Hekmat, MD - Sleep Medicine | El Camino Hospital

Dr. Anahid Hekmat is a fellowship-trained neurologist and sleep medicine specialist at El Camino Hospital. Dr. Hekmat earned her medical degree at Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences. She completed a medical internship at University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, neurology residency and clinical neurophysiology fellowship at Rush University Medical Center, and sleep medicine fellowship at Stanford University Medical Center.

“I have always been fascinated with how the brain works, how we are who we are, and how the brain works in conjunction will all other organs,” explains Dr. Hekmat. Pursuing her interests, she now has board certifications in the specialties of neurology and clinical neurophysiology, along with her latest board certification in sleep medicine.

Dr. Hekmat’s many years of training and experience have included all aspects of neurology, including epilepsy, electroencephalogram, sleep medicine and sleep studies. She focuses on using sleep studies to diagnose patients suffering from obstructive sleep apnea and other sleep disturbances, and to develop treatment plans to improve their quality of sleep.

Dr. Hekmat enjoys music and maintaining an active lifestyle with swimming, hiking and skiing. She is also an accomplished writer, having written several publications on various medical topics. “I love what I do, interacting with patients and helping create changes to make each patient’s life better,” says Dr. Hekmat. “In sleep medicine, I can see immediate positive changes in my patients, sometimes even after only one night of treatment.”

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Locations & Appointments

Los Gatos Clinic

825 Pollard Road, Suite 100

Los Gatos, CA 95032

Silicon Valley Primary Care

2660 Grant Rd., Ste E

Moutain View, CA 94040


Insurances Accepted

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Board Certifications

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology

Speciality: Sleep Medicine

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology

Speciality: Neurology

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology

Speciality: Clinical Neurophysiology


Stanford Hospital and Clinics


University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, College of Medicine

Speciality: Neurology

Medical Education

Shahid Beheshti University Of Medical Sciences


Rush University Medical Center

Speciality: Neurology