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Dr. Rifaat S El-Mallakh MD is a male Psychiatrist, has 26 years of experience and practices in Psychiatry.
Dr. Rifaat El-Mallakh has 2 office locations.
Phoenix Hill
401 E Chestnut St
Unit 610
Louisville, KY 40202

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License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
Patient comments (4)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Rifaat El-Mallakh is Excellent. Dr. El-Mallakh has been reviewed by 7 patients who have provided 4 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.4
  • Currently 3.4285714285714 of 4 stars
Promptness 2.6
  • Currently 2.5714285714286 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.6
  • Currently 3.5714285714286 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 3.6
  • Currently 3.5714285714286 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 3.4
  • Currently 3.4285714285714 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 3.7
  • Currently 3.7142857142857 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 3.1
  • Currently 3.1428571428571 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Rifaat El-Mallakh, MD is board certified in Psychiatry.

  • He has special expertise in 10 areas:
  • AIDS Dementia Complex
  • Bipolar Disorder / Manic Depressive Disorder
  • Cognition Disorders
  • Delirium
  • Depressive Disorder
  • Drug Abuse (Substance-Related Addiction Disorders)
  • Mental Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
  • Psychotic Disorders
  • Schizophrenia

Education & Awards

Dr. El-Mallakh graduated from University of Illinois at Chicago. He has 2 awards.

One of America's Leading Experts on:
Bipolar Disorder
Patients' Choice Award (2012)


Dr. El-Mallakh has 1 hospital affiliations:

  • University of Louisville Hospital, Division of Plastic Surgery 

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. El-Mallakh accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • Cigna - 4 plans

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Where does Dr. Rifaat S. El-Mallakh practice?
Dr. Rifaat El-Mallakh practices Psychiatry near Louisville, KY.
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