Dr. Rahmani obtained his Doctor of Medicine degree from American University of the Caribbean in 1998. He completed a surgical internship in Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center in the Bronx, N.Y. He then continued his training, completing his general psychiatric residency training in the New York University (NYU) School of Medicine Psychiatry Residency Program at North Shore University Hospital (NSUH) in Manhasset, NY. Upon completion of his general residency training, Dr. Rahmani did a Fellowship in Addiction Psychiatry at Beth Israel Medical Center, University Hospital for the Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University in New York City.
Dr. Rahmani's private practice involves working with patients with general psychiatric issues as well as those with addiction and substance abuse issues. He is licensed to prescribe Buprenorphine (Suboxone) for treatment of opioid dependence. In addition to being a psychopharmacologist, Dr. Rahmani is trained and practices psychodynamic, CBT, and supportive therapy with clients.
Dr. Rahmani is the Clinical Assistant Professor at Hofstra-North Shore LIJ School of Medicine.
Additionally, he works as a consulting psychiatrist for Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center in West Islip, N.Y. He is also the staff psychiatrist at Adelphi University, and Derner Institute for Advanced Psychological Studies where he provides consultation and treatment for the students as well as supervising therapists and counselors at the Student Counseling Center. From 2006 to 2011, Dr. Rahmani held the position of Medical Director of Community Counseling Services of West Nassau, N.Y. an OASAS approved facility. Dr. Rahmani is also affiliated with North Shore University Hospital in Manhasset, NY and Long Island Jewish Medical Center in New Hyde Park, NY.
Dr. Rahmani is a member of American Psychiatric Association (APA), Greater Long Island Psychiatric Association (GLIPS), and American Academy of Addiction Psychiatry (AAAP).