Roneil G. Malkani, MD

Roneil G. Malkani, MD

4.9 
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Primary Specialty

Movement Disorders

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Education

Medical Education:
MD, George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences - 2004
Internship:
McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University - 2006
Residency:
McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University - 2009
Fellowships:
McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University - 2011

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Board Certifications

  • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology - Neurology (Certified)
  • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology - Sleep Medicine (Certified)

Faculty Profile

Associate Professor, Feinberg School of Medicine

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Practice Groups and Affiliations

Medical Group:
Northwestern Medical Group
Alignment Category:
Northwestern Medicine Physician Network
On Medical Staff At:
Northwestern Memorial Hospital

Ratings and Reviews

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4.9
4.9 

300 Ratings

Reviews from Patients

100 Most Recent Reviews

Reviews from Patients

100 Most Recent Reviews

March 29, 2022

5.0

Seems very knowledgeable

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March 24, 2022

5.0

He is great!

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February 25, 2022

5.0

Dr. Malkani is very thorough, patient and professional.

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February 24, 2022

5.0

He’s kind, listened to me, very positive, and thorough. He gave me a lot of options, spent a lot of time with me, and prescribed a plan of action.

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February 10, 2022

5.0

Knowledgeable Caring Thorough

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January 14, 2022

5.0

Outstanding and empathetic.

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January 13, 2022

5.0

Friendly, knowledgeable, good listenere, shared decision making, presents options

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January 13, 2022

5.0

Physicians were kind, caring, thorough, holistic and unrushed

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December 09, 2021

5.0

Extremely qualified and caring doctor who is very detail oriented, discusses and explains things well, is a good listener, develops and discusses plans of treatment, spends a great deal of time evaluating the situation, listens to the patients concerns and health history, and works in partnership with the patient.

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November 12, 2021

5.0

Great experience. The best neurologist I’ve ever met. Caring, attentive and explains in a very clear manner.

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November 11, 2021

5.0

Explained in ways that I could understand easily, clarified for accuracy, allowed me plenty of time during the appointment for questions and conversation.

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November 11, 2021

5.0

Very personable, caring, understanding, attentive

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November 02, 2021

5.0

Excellent doctor.

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October 29, 2021

5.0

Very receptive to your concerns

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October 14, 2021

5.0

Knowledgeable and easy to understand. Takes his time.

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September 23, 2021

4.0

Excellent expertise; limited hours.

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September 09, 2021

5.0

Dr Malkani is incredibly professional and visited me thoroughly. Great experience as a first timer.

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August 31, 2021

5.0

Dr. Malkani has been my neurologist for several years now and I trust him. I feel very comfortable in his care and know I am receiving the best medical care. I highly recommend. His bedside manner is commendable. He is very easy to talk to and he really listens and cares.

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August 30, 2021

5.0

He listens the his patient, and wants to help solve any on going problems.

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August 30, 2021

5.0

Dr. Malkani is terrific.

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August 26, 2021

5.0

Does a great job of explaining the the care that is best for me.

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August 26, 2021

5.0

He's very personable and takes his time.

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August 16, 2021

5.0

Professional, knowledgeable, immediate responses to my requests, excellent care.

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August 01, 2021

5.0

They are all of the reasons as above. He was also very detailed as I thought he should be.

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July 22, 2021

5.0

He is thorough and compassionate

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July 12, 2021

5.0

Dr. Malkani always takes the time to listen to and answer all of my questions. He does a great job of explaining things in easy to understand terms. The most important part of selecting a healthcare provider is getting a great doctor. Dr. Malkani is outstanding.

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July 08, 2021

5.0

Dr. Malkani is incredibly attentive and works with each patient to determine their unique needs and situation.

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June 24, 2021

5.0

Dr. Malkani works with you and takes into consideration your preferences for treatment.

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June 11, 2021

5.0

Professional; listens and explains everything.

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June 10, 2021

5.0

Doctor is friendly and he explained to situation very well.

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June 10, 2021

5.0

He got all the relevant information and integrated my information completely.

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May 27, 2021

5.0

Dr. Malkani always is extremely patient centered, organized, communicates well, answers all of my questions, takes the time to meet all of my needs, follows-through when he says that he will do something, responds quickly to my emails, always has a good plan to address my issues, is very knowledgeable, is very thorough with my examinations, etc.

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May 23, 2021

5.0

My personal experience.

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May 17, 2021

5.0

In addition to what I already said about him, he is clearly passionate about what he's chosen as his specialty. The science of neurology is constantly changing and I'm confident he is totally up to date on what is happening in the field.

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May 13, 2021

5.0

Excellent doctor

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April 14, 2021

5.0

For the same reasons stated above. Also because he formed a treatment plan together with me and didn't simply tell me what to do.

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April 08, 2021

5.0

Outstanding knowledge, ability to differentiate, comprehend, and recommend. Same for personability. Very grateful.

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March 18, 2021

5.0

Dr. Malkani listens and gives his beat advice. He is opened minded.

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March 17, 2021

5.0

He's very compassionate and helpful and has treated my sleep apnea and I feel much better since under his carre

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March 09, 2021

5.0

He understood my status

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March 08, 2021

4.0

He was professional and answered all my questions.

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March 04, 2021

5.0

He addressed and successfully resolved my insomnia issue. He clearly cares about my sleep apnea presentation ... perhaps more than I do. He is easy to talk to and forthrightly answers questions. He is highly skilled and I would recommend anyone to him for sleep disorder consultation and treatment.

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February 24, 2021

5.0

Dr. Malkani was pleasant in his manner and questions. He was knowledgeable and caring. He listened to my answers to his questions.

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February 22, 2021

5.0

Good And he listens to my concerns!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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February 18, 2021

5.0

he's wonderful

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February 17, 2021

5.0

Good Doctor - listens to questions and easy to communicate with

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February 17, 2021

5.0

The quality of care he provides is top notch

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February 16, 2021

5.0

Explained things very well, answered our questions very thoroughly, took the time with us (did not rush us), positive demeanor. I would highly recommend Dr. Malkani

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February 08, 2021

5.0

Confidence in his medical knowledge!

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February 07, 2021

5.0

He is very detailed and discusses y care with me not at me.

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February 04, 2021

5.0

Very professional and thorough

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February 03, 2021

5.0

He is Very Knowledgeable and answered all my questions in detail.

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February 02, 2021

5.0

Doctor and his assistant/resident were very good listeners and dedicated enough time to understand the patient and her health issues. Provided clear info on next steps and course of treatment. Good follow up and clear explanations in test results so far.

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January 28, 2021

5.0

Dr. Was very attentive.

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January 24, 2021

5.0

On time, explained issues in easily understood terms, asked several times if I had any question , worked to develop a rapport with me.

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January 20, 2021

5.0

Dr. Malkani listened to all my concerns, answered all my questions, and provided lots of information and advice/steps for a treatment plan. Was also very professional.

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January 20, 2021

5.0

He explains things very thoroughly to me and then questions to see if I have any more questions he takes a lot more time with me then a lot of doctors from other practices do

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January 16, 2021

5.0

Dr. Malkani has spent as much time with me as needed to answer all of my questions.

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January 14, 2021

4.0

Significant issues using the video exam platform, and the doctor seemed behind schedule. Outside of that, the exam was thorough and guided well. Despite the circumstances, I felt well cared for. All questions were answered and the doctor's demeanor helped pute at ease.

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January 14, 2021

5.0

Thorough exam and intake of medical history. Took the time with patient/spouse to speak with us and listen

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January 11, 2021

5.0

He was very engaged.

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December 22, 2020

5.0

Dr. is thorough and patient in working with my condition. He has long term goals in mind for my care.

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December 20, 2020

5.0

He takes good care of my sleep issues.

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December 18, 2020

5.0

Professional and thoughtful.

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December 16, 2020

5.0

He was thorough, concise and answered all my questions.

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December 16, 2020

5.0

Listens to the patient

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December 11, 2020

5.0

His knowledge, experience and professionalism shows up at every visit. He genuinely care about his patients

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December 09, 2020

5.0

He is an outstanding and extremely knowledgeable doctor who is very patient oriented, listens well, spend a great deal of time with his patients, answers all questions, develops a good patient-doctor relationship when developing treatment plans, always returns email messages promptly, and always follows through with issues of concern.

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December 09, 2020

5.0

This was my first visit with Dr Malkani and he explained everything and would stop to ask if I had any questions. I was not sure about a first visit being a tele visit but he made it very comfortable.

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December 06, 2020

5.0

He was nice and informative.

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December 05, 2020

5.0

Professional and friendly. Easy to understand and explain everything throughly.

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December 03, 2020

5.0

he very attentive make sure I understand what's going on and answer all my questions can I get the help that I need

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December 03, 2020

5.0

Doctors very thoughtful and thorough in producing plan and explaining action and followup steps. We await further feedback from Doctors after sleep logs are turned in and reviewed. Thank you

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December 03, 2020

5.0

Excellent Doctor.

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December 03, 2020

5.0

Expertise and his ability to communicate.

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November 24, 2020

5.0

Takes time to understand the patient and to explain the treatment approach. Covers the details well also.

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November 23, 2020

5.0

Great bedside manner. Always engaged in the conversation.

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November 23, 2020

4.0

Down to earth, well qualified.

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November 22, 2020

5.0

Clear and transparent communication Timely Thorough Empathetic

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November 21, 2020

5.0

Dr. Malkani's discussions and interactions with me with regard to my sleep analysis and related memory issues have been very thorough, informative and thoughtful, with obvious consideration of my thoughts and concerns and feelings.

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November 19, 2020

5.0

He answers all our questions and he makes sure we understand everything he says

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November 19, 2020

5.0

Even though I see Dr Malkani infrequently I always feel like I a getting very personal care.

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November 18, 2020

5.0

He answers all my question.

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November 16, 2020

5.0

Great service

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November 16, 2020

5.0

Great service

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November 11, 2020

5.0

He is very thourough. Did a neuro exam, reviewed my meds, asked about my personal life in the aspect of sleep hygiene. Reviewed the data recorded by my CPAP machine so I would know exactly how many hours I was ACTUALLY using the CPAP, and reviewed the care of the machine and the fit of the mask. Easy to talk to.

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November 11, 2020

5.0

Everything is very professional. Scheduling appointments, reminders for appointments, checking with patients to update their insurance info.

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November 09, 2020

5.0

He is an excellent listener and very proactive.

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November 08, 2020

5.0

Excellent follow up and guidance

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November 08, 2020

5.0

Outstanding doctors with good follow up

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November 07, 2020

5.0

He has special expertise for my needs, and has an empathy for client relationship

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November 07, 2020

5.0

An excellent team of doctors

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November 06, 2020

5.0

He was knowledgeable, and answered my questions and addressed my concerns. This was my first appointment with Dr. Malkani and it was by telephone.

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November 06, 2020

5.0

I had my first appointment earlier this week via phone and it went well.

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November 05, 2020

5.0

Very responsive to emails on the portal. Listens to patient's concerns.

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November 02, 2020

5.0

Dr. Malkani is the best.

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November 02, 2020

5.0

Dr. Malkani is the best.

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November 01, 2020

5.0

His office is very responsive to medication refill requests.

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November 01, 2020

5.0

Dr. Malkani is unfailingly knowledgeable, thorough in his understanding of my particular condition and kind.

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October 29, 2020

5.0

Same as above. I'm addition, I feel Dr Malkani is a careful listener. I never feel rushed and find him thoughtful and thorough.

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