Dr. Reza Malek, MD

Dr. Reza Malek, MD

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Interventional Radiology  ·  
Male  ·  
51 y/o
(19)

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Dr. Reza Malek, MD is an interventional radiology specialist in San Jose, CA and has been practicing for 22 years. He specializes in interventional radiology, radiology, and more.Read his story

Minimally Invasive Surgical Solutions

105 N Bascom Ave Ste 104

San Jose, CA 95128
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Delta Health System
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net

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Top Care Areas

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

Thrombosis
very high
more than 93% of peers
Brain Aneurysm
very high
more than 88% of peers
Vascular Disease
high
more than 81% 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.

Dr. Malek's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Malek "Dr.Malek completed medical school at Jefferson Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University in 1991 and continued his internship and a diagnostic radiology residency at the Medical Center of Delaware, a Thomas Jefferson University affiliate. He completed a cardiovascular and interventional radiology fellowship at Brigham and Women's Hospital/Harvard Medical School in 1997.Dr. Malek was the chief of Interventional Radiology at Riverside Community Hospital and St. Mary's Regional Medical Center for five years. He also was an assistant clinical professor at University of California Irvine Medical Center. In 2001, Dr. Malek as acting Chief of Interventional Radiology at the University of California, Irvine Medical Center and continued as a part-time fellow in Neurointerventional Radiology. In 2003 Dr. Malek completed another year of fellowship in Endovascular Neurosurgery at University of California, San Francisco. Dr. Malek has recently finished masters degree program in Neurovascular Diseases from SUD university of Paris under one of pioneers of the field Professor Pierre Lasjunias, MD.He is boarded in Radiology and Interventional Radiology and is a full member of the Society of Interventional Radiology and the Society of Neurointerventional Surgery.He was the first physician to bring endovascular Neurosurgery to San Jose and developed one of the most active stroke programs in the country. Dr. Malek specializes in all aspects of peripheral vascular disease and Endovascular Neurosurgery and is active in teaching, research, and publishing in this field."

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6  Specialties

  • Interventional Radiology
  • Diagnostic Radiology
  • Endovascular Surgery
  • Interventional Neuroradiology
  • Radiology
  • Vascular & Interventional Radiology

2  Board Certifications

  • Diagnostic Radiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Radiology*
  • Interventional Radiology & Vascular Radiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Radiology*

71  Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Heart Disease
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Hypertensive Encephalopathy
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rasmussen's Syndrome
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency

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41  Procedures

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

  • Med Ctr of Delaware
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1987
  • Jefferson Medical College Of Thomas Jefferson University, Thomas Jefferson University
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • Thomas Jefferson University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Thomas Jefferson University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital-Harvard
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • University of California
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Malek has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Farsi
  • French

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Malek's Reviews

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Malek to family and friends
19 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (19)

  • 5
    (15)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Malek'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 (2)

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Dr. Malak: You Are a True Compassionate Healer. We are forever grateful for saving My Mom Ruth. She had a Blank Stare n zero speech capability at El Camino Hospital E.R. She was Ambulanced to Good Samaritan Hospital N Immediately she went into a procedure to open up the Clot in her Brain. Now...more
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