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No I nt sure now !but when you meet with a doctor in the hallway he can't say hi really!!!i hve bn her patient for 4 years now ,and I remember he was the kindest Doc I hve ever met, And I referred one of my friend there bt I didn't get that vibe of going back again!!not happy n poor communication with the receptionist!
You only see this doctor for your first appointment. Any follow-ups or check-ups will be made by his many, always changing PA-Cs. I thought Dr. Malik was my doctor, not this, this, this and this person. He's a great doctor and I love the ease in making urgent appointments, but it's not worth it to never see him and only ever be treated by novices who mostly know nothing about medicine.
Excellent Doctor. Great diagnosis explains situation in details. Works as per your insurance plan. Detailed.
he is more concentrate on his appoinments and money taking from patients. not give good service to patients
Very modern and clean facility. Doctor Malik spent time explaining everything . I am not looking forward to see a doctor again soon , but glad to know that these guys are open 7 days a week in case I need to see one .
WORST practice I've ever been to. Wanted me to make appt monthly for a Rx refill. Staff not very helpful
Wait time at the office 1.5 hours. Then his assistant has spent 5 mins with me asking some general questions and actually didn't provide any advice. I have made an appointment to Dr. Malik but I didn't see him. I and my wife will not go to his office anymore
Dr. Rakesh Malik's professional demeanor is great in the beginning, but within a year you are treated like just another number. Communication is extremely poor. Just getting a refill can cost a week or another visit. Extra time you may not have. Messages are held up by staff and misinterpreted. If there is an issue, you'll never hear from the staff or the doctor - you'll here it through the pharmacy. Then you're back on the phone again. This is just one opinion. I hope your experience is better. As for me - have found another practice. Good luck.
We would like to thank you for your insightful comments. We try our level best to be able to provide the highest level of services to our patients in a timely manner. It is unfortunate that your experience was less than exceptional .This is an exception and we felt need to address this . In reference to the communication, we rarely got an opportunity to respond to your calls since you routinely walked into the office to address routine issues instead of calling. None of our patients is treated like a number. On the contrary entire staff had always been very mindful of your needs .We did our level best to respond to your emails and phone calls and made special notes/alerts in the chart regarding preferred labs etc .It is understandable that your were quite upset about the physicians reluctance to prescribe certain medications out or their realm of expertise.We believe certain conditions are best treated by specialists in that field . The decision to discharge you from the practice after being with us for about 8 months was made only after all our efforts fell short of satisfying you . We do not make such decisions lightly . We are glad you have found another practice which is a great fit and wish you best of health .
Dr. Malik is such a great doctor. He is very caring and is very pro-active with my care. I have horrible, chronic back pain, and I can get a bit depressed at times. Dr. Malik does SO much to help improve my overall quality of life. In days where doctors can be underpaid and over-worked, Dr. Malik is a true gem!
Was new to MD and Montgomery County due to relocation. Finding doctors seemed overwhelming as I have unique medical issues. Got ill suddenly and found this clinic and doctor. Was initially apprehensive, but no need. Entire experience was excellent and I'm making him my primary care and he also gave me a great referral for a gastro that I needed ASAP. Don't even blink.
I'm 34yo and never had a stable doctor that I can truly say is sincere. I REFUSED to go as much s possible even for free check-ups UNTIL I met Dr. Malik. He's just the one I'm looking for for ALL of my health issues. So I switched because of convenience (walk-ins are welcome), lovely staff (Jennifer's the best!), and of course a Doctor who is kind, caring, grounded, knowledgable and professional. My husband who is 10x worst that I am in seeing a doctor kept coming back to Dr. Malik, too, even for small issues.We just love him!
When you have absolutely no options, you call walk in clinics, right? Not this one! After asking if he would assist with a very simple procedure, he cut me off and then hung the phone up. TWICE. I have friends who are physicians, and they were appalled when I told them of this guys attitude. He's a "next" Doc who doesn't care about listening, assessing, diagnosing, and caring for patients. Do not go to see Dr Malik. Lousy, arrogant attitude sums it up. I did get a hold of a 24 hr service subsequent to my call to Malik, and they not only took care of my issue, but gave me the name of the organization that I can report Malik to. I will do just that. Remember the Hippocrati oath that you took Malik? I wasn't that long ago...what a pity.
Thank you Sir for you input. We would like to point out that you have never been seen at our practice and the encounter mentioned here is based on your inquiry over phone to see an eye specialist for certain eye condition.You had no plans on seeing a doctor here and had called for a "phone consult". We feel that despite providing you with the phone numbers for eye specialists in the local area ,you were not satisfied.Despite your request to do so we could not call the ophthalmologist office to make an appointment for you since we did not have you as a patient here .we sincerely hope you called the number provided to you and felt well .
Saw me right away. Treated me like an adult and listened to me . Overall A
Dr.Malik is very caring,knowledgable and kind person who really understands the cause of health problems and diagnose accordingly. My Husband and me are glad to find him and recommend him to my friends.
Finally found a great doctor that takes my insurance and provides regular and alternative care.
I just needed TB testing .It is a really nice place . Staff was excellent .
Needed to see a doc before going out of town. I felt that my kidney stones were coming back again . They say me as a walk in . Did urine test and gave ...
I recommend Dr. Malik to everyone. His knowledge and confidence mixed with his care and respect makes the doctor appointment comfortable and at peace knowing you are in good hands. He listens and understands and doesn't make you feel like he is in a rush to see the next patient.
Overall experience was excellent... keep up the good work!!!