Dr. Mehrdad Malek, MD

Dr. Mehrdad Malek, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 72
(8)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Mehrdad Malek, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Fairfax, VA and has been practicing for 40 years. He graduated from National University Of Iran in 1972 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

8316 Arlington Blvd Ste 510

Fairfax, VA 22031

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna

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Top Care Areas

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Knee Sprain
high
more than 89% of peers
Knee Disorders
high
more than 89% of peers
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
high
more than 81% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Malek "Welcome to our clinic: we appreciate your selection of our clinic to care for your orthopaedic problems. we will do everything possible to provide you the very best of care. Our clinic staff operates as a team to serve your needs. We take great pride in our staff's training, knowledge and capabilities, and we want to have the same confidence in us. Our moto is- Know us before you need us Secondary Specialties: Sports Medicine"
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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Heel Spur
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
  • Osgood Schlatter Disease
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Trigger Finger

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Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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

  • National University Of Iran
    Medical School | Graduated 1972
  • Bon Secours Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Hamot Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1977
  • University Cincinnati
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1978

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • AMA Awards, 1983, 1984
  • International Arthroscopy Association, 1993
  • Master Instructor Award Arthroscopy Association of North America, 1995,1996,
Media & Publications
  • Several news paper articles and interviews with local Washington news papers.,
  • Three text books, 18 book Chapters and numerous Journal Articles.,
  • Interviews with Channel 4 (NBC), Channel 9 (CBS) and Channel 8,,

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Farsi

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Malek's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Malek to family and friends
3.5
based on 8 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

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

Dr. Malek's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

After researching Dr. M. Mike Malek I believed him to be a very well qualified and educated orthopedic surgeon. I was a surgical office nurse manager before I retired and therefore knew how to look up and check his qualifications. After I met him in his office and went over my orthopedic problem...more
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