Dr. Malik is a urologist who specializes in Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery. She joined as Assistant Professor of Surgery in the Division of Urology at the University of Maryland in 2018. She previously completing training at the University of Chicago and University of Texas at Southwestern Medical Center. She specializes in reconstructive urology including the management of female and male voiding dysfunction (or problems urinating), urinary incontinence (leakage of urine), vaginal and robotic surgery for pelvic organ prolapse including cystocele (bladder), vaginal vault/enterocele (uterus or bowel), and rectocele (rectum), overactive bladder, neurogenic bladder, urodynamic evaluation (test to evaluate bladder function), male and female urethral stricture, vesicovaginal fistula, urethral diverticulum, and mesh-related complications.
She is currently a member of the American Urological Association, and the Society of Women in urology. She is also a member and participant in the social media committee for the Society of Urodynamics, Female Pelvic Medicine and Urogenital Reconstruction as well as the Association of Women Surgeons. She has published over 20 peer-review articles and book chapters. Her current research interests include gender disparity, health literacy, and health care outcomes.