Amir Z. Malik, MD
Fort Worth, Texas 76104
- Carotid Artery Disease
- Coronary Artery Disease
- Heart Failure
- Peripheral Vascular Disease
- Valvular Heart Disease
- Venous Leg Diseases
5+ Years of Medical Experience
Dr. Malik has been practicing cardiology in Fort Worth since 1998.
He moved here after completing his residency in Internal Medicine. His fellowship training in Cardiology and Interventional Cardiology were completed at the State University of New York at Stony Brook, NY.
He graduated from Army Medical College with honors in Internal Medicine, General Surgery, Ophthalmology, and Pathology. He served in the Army Medical Corps prior to moving to New York.
He worked as an attending for a year at the VA Medical Center, Northport, NY. Currently, he is a Board Member at Plaza Medical Center, HCA Hospital.
In addition to his cardiac practice, he is involved in academics and teaching of Cardiology trainees. He is the Fellowship Director of the UNT/Plaza Interventional Cardiology Fellowship program and holds the title of Clinical Assistant Professor at UNT.
He is a Fellow of American College of Cardiology and Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions.
Dr. Malik is a primary investigator of several ongoing clinical trials involving carotid stenting, peripheral vascular interventions, new anticoagulant therapies and emerging lipid control therapies.
Since joining the Heart Center of North Texas in 1998, he has pioneered many procedures in Tarrant County. He was first to use drug-eluting stents, carotid stents, PFO/ASD closure devices, VSD closure devices, peripheral directional atherectomy devices, and intra-vascular Brady therapy. He also performed the initial hybrid coronary revascularization procedure at Plaza Medical Center. Additionally, Dr. Malik performs the Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR) as well as the Watchman procedure.