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MD, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey New Brunswick, NJ
Mount Sinai Hospital New York, NY
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center New York, NY University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine Pittsburgh, PA
UPMC Children's Hospital of PittsburghUPMC Magee-Womens Hospital
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Total Comments: 22
no complaints other than the wait time.. appointment time wasc1030am.. was taken back to a room around 1015, but the dr didn't see us until close to 1130am
Dr. Malek and his team are the best! He has been following my son since his birth and operated on him last month. Dr. Malek always addressed our concerns, explained things in a way that I could understand, and treated us with care and concern. THANK YOU!
I really like Dr Malek and would highly recommend him to and family or friend!!! we seen him when my son was 3 weeks old, he is 4 years now and dr malek came in with knowledge from the previous procedure from reviewing his notes. Such a GREAT doctor!!!
Doctor was very nice and helped put my mind at ease about my child's upcoming surgery.
First Appt. w/ Dr. Malec. Trust him completely with my daughters care
Dr. Malek is excellent and takes the time to take care of our son.
Very good with our son
waited over one hour to be seen. appointment was for 9am, did not see doctor till after 10am. unacceptable amount of time to wait.
this was my first visit.. dr gates was wonderful!!! very professional but yet took the time to discuss my autism and how it effects my life and to see if medically he could help!
I waited for 2 hours before we want in the office, then another 45 minutes sitting in the room. Terrible!!
Dr. Malek eased our concerns during a scary time in our daughters health. He explained what all he was going to do, her condition, what recovery would be like, and took the time to answer any and all questions and concerns I had going in to the surgery. He was great with my daughter and made sure she wasn't in pain after surgery. I would highly recommend him to any parent whose child is in need of surgery.
Aside from the hour long wait, our experience was a good one.
Dr. Malek is great! We have recommended him to friends
Dr. Malek, Dr. De La Torre, and Nurse Kim are wonderful!!!!! I couldn't have asked for a better team.
Dr. Malek was a wonderful surgeon for our daughter when she had her surgery and her post op appointment. so wonderful with children!
He had an appointment scheduled for 3:30pm on 03/28/2017 and he wasn't seen until 5:30pm that was unacceptable and was a very big inconvenience for me...Something needs to be done about that.
Dr. Malek was an EXCELLENT surgeon for my son I would recommend him to anyone. He kept in touch and communicated very well with his entire care team!
Dr Malek is very personable. He is always in such a good mood and easily approachable with questions and concerns always open to any questions and answers to the best of his ability.
dr malek is the best! would recommend him to everyone!
We LOVE Dr. Malek!! Happy Holidays!
overall, we had a wonderful experience. The only issue was the 1 hour wait in the exam room. Dr. Malek is an excellent, thorough, and caring doctor. He inspires confidence and I fully trust my daughter in his care.
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One Children’s Hospital Way
4401 Penn Ave.
Pittsburgh, PA 15224
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