City of Cypress

5275 Orange Avenue ~ Cypress, CA 90630 ~ 714-229-6700

City of Cypress City Council

Prakash Narain, M.D. - Council Member

Prakash Narain, M.D. Council Member Since December 2006.
Term Expires: November 2014

5275 Orange Avenue
P. O. Box 609
Cypress, CA 90630

Telephone: (714) 229-6699
Fax: (714) 229-6682
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Council Member Prakash Narain, M.D. is serving his second term on the Cypress City Council. He has served as Mayor of Cypress twice, in 2009-10 and in 2012-13.

Council Member Narain holds a medical degree with specialty in Internal Medicine and Geriatrics. Dr. Narain completed his residency in Internal Medicine at St. Joseph's Hospital in Chicago and his fellowship in Geriatrics at UCLA and VA Westwood Hospital in Los Angeles. Dr. Narain has been practicing medicine at Leisure World in Seal Beach since 1987. He is a former Chief of Staff of Los Alamitos Medical Center and was the Chairman of the Governing Board of Los Alamitos Medical Center from 2008 to 2009. Council Member Narain has a history of community involvement. He served for eight years on the Cypress Senior Citizens Commission, three of which he served as Chairman of the Commission. He was an Advisory Board Member of Acacia Adult Day Care and was a former Volunteer Physician Advisor for the Cypress Police Department.

Council Member Narain is currently representing the City of Cypress on the following boards and committees:

  • Business Retention, Attraction, Creation and Expansion Committee (BRACE)
  • City/Cypress School District Joint Steering Ad Hoc Committee
  • City/Anaheim Union High School District Joint Steering Ad Hoc Committee
  • Orange County Library Advisory Board - Alternate
  • Orange County Sanitation District – Representative

Council Member Narain, his wife Veena, and their two children Sachin and Seema, have resided in Cypress since 1987.