Dr. Azhar Malik, MD

Dr. Azhar Malik, MD

Nephrology  ·  
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Age 51
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Dr. Azhar Malik, MD is a nephrology specialist in Riverview, FL and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from Khyber Med Coll, Peshawar in 1991 and specializes in nephrology, nephrology & hypertension, and more.Read his story

3140 S Falkenburg Rd Ste 201

Riverview, FL 33578

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Ameritas
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • 18 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Malik performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers
Hyperkalemia
very high
more than 94% of peers
End-Stage Renal Disease
high
more than 89% of peers

Dr. Malik's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Dr. Malik's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Malik "Dr. Malik was Chief Medical Resident at the Catholic Medical Center of Brooklyn and Queens. He was appointed the Medical Director of Health Information Management at St. Barnabas Correctional Health Services in New York. Additionally, he is on the Pharmaceutical and Therapeutics Committee at South Florida Baptist Hospital. He is currently a teaching attending in the Internal Medicine Residency Program at Brandon Regional Hospital. Prior to joining Florida Kidney Physicians, he was the president of Brandon Nephrology. He currently serves as Medical Director DaVita Dialysis Center of Plant City overseeing the hemodialysis and peritoneal dialysis programs. Dr. Malik is fluent in Hindi, Urdu, and English. "

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Malik "At Florida Kidney Physicians, our mission is to improve the lives of people with kidney disease and hypertension by providing the highest quality care through compassion, empowerment and innovation.  Our board-certified nephrologists and well-trained office staff aim to provide a caring and encouraging environment for our patients.  We make it a priority to place you at the center of your medical care.  We emphasize patient education and encourage you to actively take part in your medical decision making.  This process results in optimal healthcare outcomes and the best possible quality of life for you."

4  Specialties

  • Nephrology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Nephrology & Hypertension
  • Nephrology & Renal Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Nephrology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

47  Conditions Treated

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19  Procedures

  • Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring
  • Arteriovenostomy for Renal Dialysis
  • Biopsy
  • Central Line Insertion
  • Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy
  • Dialysis
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Dialysis Catheter Placement
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • End-Stage Renal Disease Related Services
  • Hemodialysis
  • Hemodialysis and IV Access Surgery
  • Hemodialysis Vascular Access Creation
  • Kidney Stones Treatment
  • Paracentesis
  • Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Plasmapheresis
  • Renal Biopsy
  • Urinalysis

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Khyber Med Coll, Peshawar
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • Catholic Medical Center Brooklyn Queens
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998
  • New York Presbyterian Hospital Weill Cornell Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2001

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Malik has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Urdu

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Malik's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Malik to family and friends
4 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

  • 5
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Dr. Malik's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes
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