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Sub Specialty:
Pediatric Surgery

Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh
UPMC Magee-Womens Hospital

Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.8 Stars
60 Patient
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Pediatric Surgery
UPMC Hamot Womens Specialty Care Center Erie - Magee-Womens Hospital
118 East 2nd St.
Erie, PA 16507
Office Phone:
(814) 877-8701


Pediatric Surgery, American Board of Surgery
Surgery, American Board of Surgery


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July 23, 2018

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!!!

July 23, 2018

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!

April 11, 2018

Doctor was very nice and helped put my mind at ease about my child's upcoming surgery.

March 27, 2018

First Appt. w/ Dr. Malec. Trust him completely with my daughters care

March 16, 2018

Dr. Malek is excellent and takes the time to take care of our son.

February 09, 2018

Very good with our son

December 22, 2017

waited over one hour to be seen. appointment was for 9am, did not see doctor till after 10am. unacceptable amount of time to wait.

December 21, 2017

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!

October 24, 2017

I waited for 2 hours before we want in the office, then another 45 minutes sitting in the room. Terrible!!

October 10, 2017

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.