Dr. Philip Malinas, MD

Dr. Philip Malinas, MD

Psychiatry  |  
Male  |  
Age 56
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Philip Malinas, MD is a psychiatry doctor who practices in Reno, NV. He is 56 years old and has been practicing for 26 years.

255 W Moana Ln Ste 110

Reno, NV 89509

Contact Information

(775) 440-1520

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna

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Bipolar Disorder
more than 61% of peers
Psychiatric Evaluation
more than 56% of peers
more than 47% of peers

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  • Psychiatry
  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

Board Certifications

  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
  • Psychiatry
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

Conditions Treated

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Anxiety
  • Autism
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Drug and Alcohol Dependence
  • Drug-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Nondependent Amphetamine or Related Acting Sympathomimetic Abuse
  • Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Phobia
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Psychosis
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Dependence


  • Psychiatric Evaluation

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Nevada.

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.


  • Wright State Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • San Fernando Vly Psy Tng Prg-Ucla
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Cedars Sinai Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Cedars/Sinai Med Ctr
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Malinas has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Malinas' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Malinas to family and friends
based on 9 total reviews (5 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

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  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Malinas' Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Sparks |
No child should see this man as a psychiatrist.
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in Reno, NV |
i saw thomas and he read everything off a computer screen and never looked at me. then told me he would call later that day...called 2 days later and paid no attention to my work with renovations which could have been a lie renovations told. they lie to push drugs
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in Reno, Nv |
I'm a patient in my 50's. My psychiatrist, Dr Yasaar died unexpectedly. I very much liked him and the care given. I never thought I could replace him. I met Dr. Malinas and after my 2nd visit to him I knew I had been blessed with the right doctor! He cares, is gifted in his field, listens to you,...more
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in Carson City, NV |
Dr. Malinas has been kind, helpful, responsive and professional.
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in Reno, NV |
Malinas is a charlatan and a fraud who should have his medical license revoked. He is aloof and completely non-committed to serving patients. A family member was referred to Malinas for treatment. Following misguided and inappropriate therapy this patient had to be hospitalized for an ongoing...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Malinas accepts 2 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus

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