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Top Care Areas

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

Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
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more than 77% of peers
Intervertebral Disc Disease
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more than 20% of peers
Herniated Disc
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more than 18% of peers

Dr. Malek'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.

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Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
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Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease
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Procedures

  • Cervical Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Cervical Injection
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epidural Cortisone Injection
  • Epidural Injection
  • Epidural Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
  • Epidural Steroid Injections
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Low Back Procedure
  • Lumbar Disc Replacement
  • Lumbar Discography
  • Lumbar Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Lumbar Facet Joint Injection
  • Lumbar Puncture
  • Neck Pain Procedure
  • Neck Surgery
  • Neuroplasty
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Injections
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spine Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

2 Sanctions
  • Failure to Cooperate with an Investigation (7/20/2016)
    Action Taken: Revocation
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Wisconsin
  • Noncompliance with a Professional Rule (6/16/2014)
    Action Taken: Suspension
    Summary: Malek, Michel H MD: License # 036079256: NATURE OF COMPLAINT: The physician is more than thirty days delinquent in the payment of child support. ACTION TAKEN: The Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation has placed the physician’s license on SUSPENSION.
    State: Illinois
1 Board Action
  • Failure to Cooperate with an Investigation (9/21/2016)
    Action Taken: Other actions
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Wisconsin

Education

  • American University Of Beirut, Faculty Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • University Oreg/Hlth Scis University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Children's Memorial Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991
  • McGaw Med Center Of Northwestern University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Oregon Health and Science University School Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989
  • The Cleveland Spine and Arthritis Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Malek has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Malek has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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