Professional Biographies

Michael Malizzo, MD

Primary Specialty: Interventional Pain & Spine Care

Years With Optum: 18


Average Star Rating:

(878 patient ratings)





Education:
  • Undergrad School:

    B.E. Biomedical Engineering, Universtiy of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM

  • Medical School:

    MD, University of New Mexico School of Medicine

  • Internships:

    Internal Medicine - Texas Tech Health Sciences Center

  • Residency:

    Anesthesiology - Johns Hopkins University, Maryland

  • Fellowships:

    Pain Management - University of Texas Health Sciences Center at San Antonio, Texas

Previous Employment:

Pain Management Consultants, Texas

Certifications:

Diplomate of American Board of Anesthesiology, Sub-speciality Certificate in Pain Mangement

Diplomate of American Board of Pain Medicine

Organization(s):

American Medical Association

American Society of Anesthesiology

American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine

International Spinal Inetervention Society

New Mexico Society of Anesthesiology


Patient Ratings & Reviews

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10/28/2022

Michael F. Malizzo is prompt and explain the steps of what he is doing to perform.
 

10/28/2022

This doctor cares about the patient. He is supremely competent and his treatments work.
 

10/27/2022

He’s very good at managing my pain treatment. The care I receive from him and his staff is excellent
 

10/27/2022

He is a good Doctor.
 

10/21/2022

prompt professional care, great information on the treatment, generates trust
 

10/18/2022

Realistic, capable and practical. Did not try to ‘up-sell’ me on procedures. Candid about my situation. Supportive of PT.
 

10/14/2022

Because of doctors like Dr. Malizzo worked very hard to convince Medicaid to continue my injections for my back.
 

10/13/2022

He seems to care about his patients
 

10/12/2022

Dr. Malizzo is very concerned with the health of his patient
 

10/12/2022

Good and fast treatment.
 
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