Dr. Lorenc Malellari, MD

Dr. Lorenc Malellari, MD

Colon & Rectal Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 36
Dr. Lorenc Malellari, MD is a colon & rectal surgery specialist in Bakersfield, CA and has been practicing for 3 years. He graduated from UMDNJ-ROBT W JOHNSON MED SCH in 2009 and specializes in colon & rectal surgery and general surgery.

3838 San Dimas St Ste B231

Bakersfield, CA 93301

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
very high
more than 96% of peers
Anal Disorders
more than 84% of peers
Anal and Rectal Cancer
more than 82% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Colon & Rectal Surgery*
  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

23  Conditions Treated

24  Procedures

  • Anoscopy
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Colectomy
  • Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Surgery, Robotic-Assisted
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy With Robotic Assistance
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia Repair
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Pelvic Prolapse Repair via Robotic Surgery
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Robotic Assisted Procedure
  • Sphincterotomy

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

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  • Seton Hall University, New Jersey
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2005
    Medical School | Graduated 2009
  • New York Medical College Westchester Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2010
  • New York Medical College Westchester Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2014
  • University Of California Irvine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2015

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Malellari has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Albanian
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Malellari's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Malellari to family and friends
36 total reviews (28 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (36)

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Dr. Malellari'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 (28)

I was so lucky when I got sick that Dr. Malellari was on call at hospital. After getting better and released I followed up with him and he performed my surgery. He is the Best. Couldn't have asked for better. I would recommend him to anybody
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This was my first major surgery. Dr. Malellari came highly recommended and I could not ask for a more informative and smooth procedure. His office fielded questions after the procedure immediately and made sure I was at ease with the post opt healing
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Dr Malellari is very compassionate, patient, understanding and sensitive to patient care and needs. He Has an excellent bedside manor. I definitely recommend him to anyone in need of his professional service.
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Dr. Malellari took the time to hear about my symptoms and was concerned about me and my health. He was very kind and considerate and did not rush me in and out of the office.
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Dr. Malellari Is great Dr I would highly recommend him to all family and friends in need of his services. Very patient , answers all questions and does care about his patients.
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