Dr. Sami Abdul-Malak, MD

Dr. Sami Abdul-Malak, MD

Neurology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 61
Dr. Sami Abdul-Malak, MD is a neurology specialist in Syracuse, NY and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from American University Of Beirut in 1984 and specializes in neurology.

739 Irving Ave Ste 600

Syracuse, NY 13210

Contact Information

(315) 701-2550

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Excellus BlueCross BlueShield
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • MVP Health Care

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Top Care Areas

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very high
more than 98% of peers
very high
more than 93% of peers
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
very high
more than 89% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurology

2  Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
  • Vascular Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

66  Conditions Treated

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

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  • American University Of Beirut
    Medical School | Graduated 1984

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Abdul-Malak has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Abdul-Malak's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Abdul-Malak to family and friends
16 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

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Dr. Abdul-Malak's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

I highly recommend this specialist. He listens to your concerns, answers questions, and is very open-minded. He's not afraid to pull out a medical reference book if your case involves rare conditions. If you've got migraines, vertigo, processing issues this is the doctor you want.
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The experience was remarkably helpful and informative. Dr. Abduk-Malak was serious, responsive and thorough in his questions and examination. I was especially impressed in his sympathy and understanding of my husband's problems and his interest in finding if there were additional factors that...more
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I was seen by Dr. Malak in the hospital after having a stroke that affected my vision and balance. He identified the location of the tiny blockage in a narrow blood vessel deep in my brain which had not been noticed by other doctors. He gave me concise explanations of what had happened and...more
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My situation is complex; however, Dr. Malak makes me feel at ease. He is by far my favorite physician.
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Same response as the other comments. It was awful. Didn't even say hello. Very condescending. Didn't explain anything. Did not take me serious. Acted like I was an inconvenience. Didn't come up with a plan. I never want to go back to this doctor again. Worst experience I've ever had. I would never...more
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