Dr Shazia A Malik is the only female surgeon in the Valley who is double board certified in gynecology and urogynecology (female pelvic medicine and reconstructive surgery) while being fellowship trained in minimally invasive gynecologic surgery.
After being raised in St. Louis, Missouri, she was admitted to medical school directly from high school and completed her undergraduate education and medical school from the University of Missouri Kansas City. In 2001, she completed a residency in obstetrics and gynecology at Mount Sinai Medical Center in Chicago, Illinois. Dr Malik then moved to Atlanta, Georgia where she completed a fellowship in minimally invasive gynecologic surgery at the Nezhat Medical Center. Furthering her surgical training, she completed a fellowship in female pelvic medicine and reconstructive surgery at the University of Southern California in Los Angeles. She joined Valley Urogynecology Associates in 2007.
Dr Malik currently serves as the Director of Urogynecology and Pelvic Reconstructive Surgery at Banner Good Samaritan Hospital. She is involved in educating resident physicians in obstetrics and gynecology at both the Banner Good Samaritan and St Joseph's Hospital programs by teaching surgical/clinical skills, giving didactic lectures, and mentoring research projects. She serves as clinical faculty at the University of Arizona, School of Medicine involved in the anatomy laboratory and in giving lectures. She has received several awards commending her surgical skills, teaching ability, and humanitarianism.
Dr Malik specializes in minimally invasive treatments of moderate to severe pelvic organ prolapse, urinary and fecal incontinence, voiding dysfunction, genitourinary fistulas while using advanced surgical techniques such as Da Vinci Robotics and Sacral Neuromodulation. She is involved with clinical research and has given presentations throughout the US and Europe. She is a member the American Urogynecology Society, a member of the International Urogynecology Association, and is a fellow of the American College of Obstetric and Gynecology.
Dr Malik is dedicated to educating and providing care for women with these disorders while striving to provide a comfortable and safe environment for patients.
She currently resides in Phoenix with her family. In her free time she enjoys painting, Zumba, playing racquetball/ tennis, and spending time with her children and husband.