Masud Malik, M.D.
Masud Malik M.D. was a member of the Undergraduate Honors Program and received his Bachelor of Science degree in Cellular and Molecular Biology from the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor. He later graduated from the University of Michigan Medical School. After finishing an internship at William Beaumont Hospital in Royal Oak, Michigan, Dr. Malik completed his Residency in Ophthalmology at Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit. He then achieved his Fellowship in Cornea from Tufts University in Boston.
Dr. Malik has performed over 10,000 eye surgical procedures, including small incision cataract surgery with lens implant, laser capsulotomy, glaucoma laser, corneal transplants, and laser vision correction procedures, including LASIK. Dr. Malik welcomes new patients and looks forward to taking care of patients with cataracts, glaucoma, corneal diseases, and other eye disorders.
Dr. Malik is on staff at Rockford Memorial Hospital and OSF St. Anthony Medical Center in Rockford, Illinois. He has formerly been on staff at Swedish American Hospital as well. He is also on staff at Rockford Ambulatory Surgery Center. Dr. Malik is a Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of Surgery, University of Illinois College of Medicine at Rockford. He is a member of the American Medical Association, American Academy of Ophthalmology, American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, Illinois State Medical Society, Winnebago County Medical Society, and Illinois Association of Ophthalmology. He is board certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology.
Dr. Malik enjoys spending his free time with his wife and two children. His hobbies include cycling, hiking, reading, and traveling.
Malik Eye Institute owes its origins in the practice of Waseem Kamal, M.D. who practiced in Rockford from 1976 to 2004. When Dr. Kamal retired, Dr. Malik took over the care of Dr. Kamal’s patients. Between Dr. Kamal and Dr. Malik, the combined practices have taken care of over 42,000 different individuals.