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Meet the Staff

Irshad Syed, MD

Irshad Syed is a Board Certified Family Physician and Geriatrician with over two decades of valuable experience now offering primary care services to this Community. He recently left the Grady Health System after 9 very satisfying years of award winning service in clinical, academic, and leadership roles. He is passionate about preventive health care management and improving the health of the community. Dr. Syed has a research and academic background with several national level awards, publications, and presentations. He completed his Residency and Fellowship at University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston, Texas where he also served as the Chief resident. With a wide range in scope of services to all groups including children, adolescents, women , men and the elderly, the clinic is equipped with all that you would need at your primary care physicians’ office. We welcome you to the practice. thank you for Choosing Marietta Family Medicine to fulfill your healthcare needs.

Seher Syed, Medical Assistant

Hello! My name is Seher Syed and I am a medical assistant here at Marietta Family Medicine. I am a graduate of Georgia State University, majoring in Psychology. I hope to pursue a future career in medicine with special interest in Psychiatry. Outside of the office, I can be found exploring nature trails, in the kitchen baking, and traveling with family.

Faiz Syed, Medical Assistant and Clinical Coordinator

Faiz Syed is a graduate of Georgia Tech with a degree in International Affairs. He hopes to leverage his passions for world politics and medicine to implement cost-effective, evidence-based, and patient-centered health and medical care programs throughout the world. At Marietta Family Medicine, Faiz serves as a Medical Assistant and a clinical coordinator for the integrated behavioral health research trial. Outside of school, Faiz enjoys performing stand-up comedy, coaching youth basketball, and volunteering at free clinics for the uninsured and underserved.

Anvita Velagapudi, Medical Assistant

With experience volunteering at hospitals and interning with non-profit health organizations, Anvita is a part of the Marietta Family Medicine team as our medical assistant. She graduated in August 2022 with a BS in Psychology and Biological Sciences and is interested in becoming a Physician’s Assistant in the future.

Asad Yamin, Research Assistant

My name is Asad Yamin, and I’m a freshman at Stanford University. I currently serve as a Clinical Coordinator for Marietta Family Medicine’s research wing. I previously served as a summer intern to the Front Desk and Medical Assistant. These experiences have affirmed my passion for medicine. Some of my hobbies include composing music, playing violin, and baking.

Fatoumata Bah, Front Office Manager

Fatoumata is the front office manager for Marietta Family Medicine. Prior to working here she had had a customer relation job and is currently going to school at Rutgers University to train in Healthcare management. She is very interested in office management and loves to be organized. Outside of work, she loves cooking, traveling and spending time with her family.