Dr. Lloyd Maliner, MD

Dr. Lloyd Maliner, MD

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Neurosurgery  ·  
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53 y/o
(36)

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Dr. Lloyd Maliner, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Aventura, FL and has been practicing for 20 years. He specializes in neurosurgery, neurological spine surgery, and more.

Premier Brain & Spine of Florida

21150 Biscayne Blvd Ste 201

Aventura, FL 33180
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Careplus
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Magellan Health Services
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan
  • Neighborhood Health Plan
  • Preferred Medical Plan
  • Sedgwick Claims Management Services

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Top Care Areas

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

Hydrocephalus
high
more than 83% of peers
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
normal
more than 82% of peers
Broken Neck
normal
more than 75% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Maliner "Specializes in minimally invasive surgery, meaning maximum care with minimal surgery. Our office tries to provide a comfortable environment with fast care."

3  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Minimally Invasive Neurological Spine Surgery
  • Neurological Spine Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

197  Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Adult Brain Tumor
  • Aneurysm
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arachnoid Cyst
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Disorders
  • Back Impairment
  • Back Injuries
  • Back Pain
  • Back Sprain
  • Back Tumor
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Injuries
  • Brain Abscess
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Cysts, Adult
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Hemorrhage
  • Brain Infection
  • Brain Injury
  • Brain Lesion
  • Brain Tumor
  • Brainstem Glioma
  • Brainstem Lesions
  • Brainstem Neoplasm
  • Broken Arm
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cavernous Malformation Brain
  • Central Nervous System Infections
  • Cerebellar Abscess
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Contusion
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebral Ventricle Neoplasm
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Rhinorrhea
  • Cervical Herniated Disc
  • Cervical Radiculopathy
  • Cervical Spine Disorders
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Cervical Spondylitis
  • Cervical Spondylolisthesis
  • Chiari Malformation Type 1
  • Chiari Malformation Type 2
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Chronic Back Pain
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Concussion
  • Cranial Nerve Disorders
  • Cranial Nerve Lesions
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Dandy-Walker Syndrome
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Degenerative Scoliosis
  • Degenerative Spine Disorders
  • Degenerative Spondylolisthesis
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dropfoot
  • Ear Disorders
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Ependymoma
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Hydrocephalus Due to Congenital Stenosis of Aqueduct of Sylvius
  • Hydrocephalus, Adult
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Intracranial Arterial Stenosis
  • Intracranial Hematoma
  • Intracranial Hemorrhage
  • Intracranial Tumor
  • Intradural Spinal Arachnoid Cyst
  • Intraventricular Hemorrhage
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lower Back Injuries
  • Lower Back Muscle Strain
  • Lower Back Sprain
  • Lumbar Disc Degeneration
  • Lumbar Herniated Disc
  • Lumbar Radiculopathy
  • Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Lumbar Sprain
  • Lupus
  • Malignant Astrocytoma
  • Malignant Schwannoma
  • Meningiomas
  • Meningocele
  • Neck Injuries
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Neck Pain
  • Nerve Cancer
  • Nerve Injury
  • Nerve Pain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Neurofibromatosis
  • Neurological Injuries
  • Neuromas
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Obstructive Hydrocephalus
  • Occipital Lobe Cyst
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporotic Spine Fractures
  • Osteoporotic Vertebral Fracture
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Nerve Injuries
  • Pinched Nerve
  • Pinched Nerve in Back
  • Pinched Nerve in Neck
  • Pineal Region Tumors
  • Pineal Teratoma
  • Pinealoma
  • Pineoblastoma
  • Pineoblastoma in Adults
  • Pituitary Apoplexy
  • Pituitary Disease
  • Pituitary Tumor
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Primary Basilar Impression
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rathke's Cleft Cyst
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rib Fracture
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Schwannoma
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sciatica as Seen in Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Skull Base Tumor
  • Spinal Compression Fracture
  • Spinal Cord Cancer
  • Spinal Cord Disorders
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Fracture              
  • Spinal Infections
  • Spinal Instability
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Dislocation
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Syringomyelia
  • Tarlov Cyst
  • Tethered Spinal Cord Syndrome
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Ulnar Nerve Entrapment at Wrist
  • Ulnar Nerve Injuries
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Compression Fractures
  • Vertebral Fracture
  • Vertebral Fusion Posterior Lumbosacral Blepharoptosis
  • von Hippel-Lindau Syndrome

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74  Procedures

  • Anterior Cervical Microdiscectomy With Fusion
  • Atlantoaxial Fusion
  • Brain Surgery
  • Brain Tumor Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Carpal Tunnel Release Surgery, Open
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Cervical Artificial Disc Replacement
  • Cervical Disc Replacement
  • Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Cervical Microdiscectomy
  • Cervical Spine Reconstruction
  • Cervical Spine Surgery
  • Complex Spinal Instrumentation Procedure
  • Craniectomy
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Craniotomy
  • Decompression
  • Degenerative Disc surgery
  • Disc Replacement
  • Disc Surgery
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Fracture Care
  • Herniated Disc Procedure
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Intracranial Surgery
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Surgery
  • Kyphoplasty
  • Kyphoplasty, Percutaneous
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Laminectomy
  • Laminotomy
  • Low Back Procedure
  • Lower Spine Surgery
  • Lumbar Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Lumbar Microdiscectomy
  • Lumbar Spine Surgery
  • Microdiscectomy
  • Microsurgical Spine Surgery
  • Microvascular Decompression
  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Muscle Biopsy
  • Neck Pain Procedure
  • Neck Surgery
  • Nerve Surgery
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Neurosurgical Procedures
  • Peripheral Nerve Decompression
  • Peripheral Nerve Surgery
  • Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
  • Shunts
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Cord Surgery
  • Spinal Discectomy
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Internal Fixation
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Tumor Surgery
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Spine Surgery
  • Stereotactic Lesions
  • Stereotactic Surgery
  • Stereotaxis
  • Steroid Injection
  • Total Disc Replacement
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization

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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

  • Union College - Physics
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1986
  • University of South Florida / College of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • Medical College of Hampton Roads
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998
  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Maliner has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Maliner's Reviews

4.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Maliner to family and friends
36 total reviews (10 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (36)

  • 5
    (33)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Maliner'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

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (10)

I decided to make an appointment with Dr. Maliner due to the excellent reviews he had and because a friend of mine highly recommended him. Scheduling a visit to see the doctor as soon as possible it's difficult since he is extremely busy; however, there was a cancellation the next day and I took...more
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kindly He is a wonderful Doctor, answered all my questions, he did back surgery on my husband , very good results. There are not many Dr. like him anymore. Thank You Dr. Maliner.
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Dr. Maliner was extremely nice. He explained everything I had concerns about in a friendly and respectful manner. I would highly recommend him. His receptionist was patient & sweet too.
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When I was literally at wits end due to severe pain, I was lucky enough to have found Dr. Maliner. At 1st appt there was no long wait and the office staff was friendly, caring and very helpful. Dr. Maliner was also quick to come in the room and he too was very caring and friendly. He listened and...more
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I will and have referred family & friends to Dr. Maliner. He is a kind, caring doctor. His office staff is courteous, efficient and fast.
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