The first pure Interventional, Neuro-Interventional and Vascular practice in Northern California.
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Reza Malek M.D., MsC


Dr.Malek completed medical school at Jefferson Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University in 1991 and continued his internship and a diagnostic radiology residency at the Medical Center of Delaware, a Thomas Jefferson University affiliate. He completed a cardiovascular and interventional radiology fellowship at Brigham and Women’s Hospital/Harvard Medical School in 1997.Dr. Malek was the chief of Interventional Radiology at Riverside Community Hospital and St. Mary’s Regional Medical Center for five years. He also was an assistant clinical professor at University of California Irvine Medical Center. In 2001, Dr. Malek as acting Chief of Interventional Radiology at the University of California, Irvine Medical Center and continued as a part-time fellow in Neurointerventional Radiology. In 2003 Dr. Malek completed another year of fellowship in Endovascular Neurosurgery at University of California, San Francisco. Dr. Malek has recently finished masters degree program in Neurovascular Diseases from SUD university of Paris under one of pioneers of the field Professor Pierre Lasjunias, MD.He is boarded in Radiology and Interventional Radiology and is a full member of the Society of Interventional Radiology and the Society of Neurointerventional Surgery.He was the first physician to bring endovascular Neurosurgery to San Jose and developed one of the most active stroke programs in the country. Dr. Malek specializes in all aspects of peripheral vascular disease and Endovascular Neurosurgery and is active in teaching, research, and publishing in this field.

News & Articles

Malek, Reza, MD “Endovascular Embolectomy of Acute Basilar Artery Occlusion,” Department of Neuro-Interventional Radiology, University of California, San Francisco, CA.2003

Malek, Reza, MD “Intravenous Manganese-Mesoporphyrin as a Magnetic Resonance Imaging Contrast Agent,” Department of Radiology, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA, Jan. 1995 2 (1):43-9

Malek, Reza, MD “The Thrill is Gone” Visualization and Treatment of an Arteriovenous Fistula, American Heart Association, 1998

Malek, Reza, Intraarterial Thrombolysis trials in Acute Ischemic Stroke, Journal of Vascular & Interventional Radiology, Jan.2004:9

Malek, Reza, MD; Padidar, Arash, MD “Uterine Artery Embolization” Accepted for publication IJR, September 2004