Dr. Adel Malek MD Neurosurgeon

Dr. Adel Malek is a neurosurgeon in Boston, Massachusetts and is affiliated with Tufts Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Harvard Medical School and has been in practice for 20 years. Dr. Malek accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 11 doctors at Tufts Medical Center who specialize in Neurological Surgery. He also speaks multiple languages, including Arabic, French and German.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Neurosurgeon: Cerebrovascular, Interventional Neuroradiology

Clinical Interests: Cerebrovascular Disorders, Brain Neoplasms, Minimally invasive surgery, Brain Injuries, Minimally Invasive Surgical Procedures

Hospital Affiliation

Tufts Medical Center
High performing in Neurology & Neurosurgery

Other Languages Spoken

  • Arabic
  • French
  • German

Education & Medical Training

Brigham and Women's Hospital
Residency, General Surgery, 1994–1995

Children's Hospital, Boston
Residency, Neurological Surgery, 1995–2001

University of California San Francisco Medical Center
Fellowship, Neuroradiology, 1997–1999

Harvard Medical School
Class of 1994

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Neurological Surgery
Certified 6 years in Neurological Surgery

MA State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Super Doctor, SuperDoctors.com

Fellow (FAANS), American Association of Neurological Surgeons

Publications & Presentations

Superior performance of cone-beam CT angiography in characterization of intracranial atherosclerosis.
Safain, M. G.,Rahal, J. P.,Patel, S.,Lauric, A.,Feldmann, E.,Malek, A. M.

Y-Stent embolization technique for intracranial bifurcation aneurysms.
Heller, R. S.,Rahal, J. P.,Malek, A. M.

Postpartum internal carotid and vertebral arterial dissections.
Kelly, J. C.,Safain, M. G.,Roguski, M.,Edlow, A. G.,Malek, A. M.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna HMO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • UniCare PPO
  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Tufts Health Plan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • BCBS Massachusetts Blue Care Elect PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • Harvard Pilgrim HMO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS

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