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Dr. Rahil Malik

Obstetrics and Gynecology
Jacksonville, FL
12 years experience male

Locations

North Florida Ob Gyn

Jacksonville, FL

Address

836, Prudential Dr, Jacksonville, FL, US
Directions

My office hours

Tuesday: 8:00am - 5:00pm
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Insurances accepted

Aetna

About

Bio

Women's Health is my area of interest. As a Ob-Gyn, I help women through critical periods such as child birth and help them resolve issues. I help women choose the right contraception, identify causes of pain, offer medical and surgical intervention specific to their needs.

Specialties
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.

Obstetrics and Gynecology

Licenses

United States: Florida

Languages spoken

English, Hindi

Doctor Q&A

1.0K Answers
760 Agrees
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rahil Malik
Obstetrics and Gynecology 12 years experience
May: Hypothetically, these would be good guesses First Day of Last Menstrual Period: April 30, Probable Date of Ovulation: May 14, Possible Dates of Conc... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rahil Malik
Obstetrics and Gynecology 12 years experience
Check US: when your beta hcg is over 2000, you can start to identify structures in the uterus to suggest that you have a intra-uterine pregnancy (vs ectopic). ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rahil Malik
Obstetrics and Gynecology 12 years experience
Painful breasts: painful breasts, or mastodynia, can occur due to various causes. Often people experience tenderness with their periods and which resolves after the me... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rahil Malik
Obstetrics and Gynecology 12 years experience
No: Birth control pills can help regulate your hormones and periods. However, they are also very good at preventing you from getting pregnant. At your ag... Read More
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rahil Malik
Obstetrics and Gynecology 12 years experience
Yes: If you had unprotected sex and you are concerned about HIV, get tested!
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rahil Malik
Obstetrics and Gynecology 12 years experience
Not certain: It's hard to give a definite number to estimate the likelihood of you carrying to term. However, if you get past the first trimester, your likelihood ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rahil Malik
Obstetrics and Gynecology 12 years experience
Correct: Testing for herpes during pregnancy is NOT a standard requirement set forth by the American College of Ob-Gyns. They may test you if you have an outb... Read More
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A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rahil Malik
Obstetrics and Gynecology 12 years experience
Depends: If you are in your teenage years or if you are referring to a child, a good healthy diet with plenty of exercise and activity can maximize your chance... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rahil Malik
Obstetrics and Gynecology 12 years experience
Early pregnancy: It is an early ultrasound finding before a normal pregnacy with fetus is noted.
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rahil Malik
Obstetrics and Gynecology 12 years experience
Home preg test: Often times, a period is delayed and women are concerned about being pregnant. With a history of unprotected intercourse, the anxiety due to a possibl... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Rahil Malik
Obstetrics and Gynecology 12 years experience
Its ok: It is ok to have some variations in your cycle. If your periods become irregular (you miss one, have it 1-2 weeks late etc), you can speak to your gyn... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Rahil Malik
Obstetrics and Gynecology 12 years experience
Low Probability: Every unprotected sex act is an opportunity for you to become pregnant. With your history, the odds of you getting pregnant are small. Pregnancy is a... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rahil Malik
Obstetrics and Gynecology 12 years experience
Shouldnt affect: It should not affect your daily motions or your pregnancy. You can take stool softeners to help with the constipation but constipation shouldnt impact... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rahil Malik
Obstetrics and Gynecology 12 years experience
Go to your doc: headaches, visual changes can be associated with Preeclampsia. While your BP is normal on one occassion, your atypical symptoms are of concern. A set... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rahil Malik
Obstetrics and Gynecology 12 years experience
No: These are hormonal agents that can lower your chances of getting pregnant. They have side effects like nausea, vomiting etc, however they are short li... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rahil Malik
Obstetrics and Gynecology 12 years experience
No: Fetuses dont have teeth and wont be able to chew the other baby to swallow them. They play around with each other but no real cannibalism. However, i... Read More
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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rahil Malik
Obstetrics and Gynecology 12 years experience
Yes: Fibromyalgia has a constellation of symptoms including pain in various locations with other symptoms such as fatigue, sleep disturbances, joint pain, ... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rahil Malik
Obstetrics and Gynecology 12 years experience
Depends: If you have lots of fibroids that makes you look like you are pregnant, then surgery is an option. They can remove the fibroids or if needed, perform... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Rahil Malik
Obstetrics and Gynecology 12 years experience
You dont: Your white blood cells sound like they are in the normal range. its not related to induction or cause for concern.
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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rahil Malik
Obstetrics and Gynecology 12 years experience
Depends: If you are in your teenage years or if you are referring to a child, a good healthy diet with plenty of exercise and activity can maximize your chance... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rahil Malik
Obstetrics and Gynecology 12 years experience
Yes: Pregnancy is a time where the uterus and cervix have to change dramatically to adapt to a growing fetus. It can present with pain and discomfort that ... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rahil Malik
Obstetrics and Gynecology 12 years experience
No: you can use rubbing alcohol to cleanse your hands.
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rahil Malik
Obstetrics and Gynecology 12 years experience
Gastritis: Your symptom is relatively vague. It could be due to many things. You may have gastritis due to H.Pylori that can cause such symptoms or hunger pangs,... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rahil Malik
Obstetrics and Gynecology 12 years experience
Spasm: as the uterus grows, surrounding structures stretch to accomodate the growth. Sometimes, round ligaments can spasm causing pain/discomfort etc. Its a... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rahil Malik
Obstetrics and Gynecology 12 years experience
Spasm: The uterus is a giant muscle which upon contracting causes cramps that are painful. If you dont have a period, you are not ready to have your period y... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rahil Malik
Obstetrics and Gynecology 12 years experience
Sounds normal: Your periods occur because of changes in hormones within your system. While a lot of women have a period every month around the same time, there is va... Read More
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rahil Malik
Obstetrics and Gynecology 12 years experience
Home pregnancy test: a urine pregnancy test can help you determine if you are pregnant or not.
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rahil Malik
Obstetrics and Gynecology 12 years experience
See GYN: Your periods occur because of changes in hormones within your system. While a lot of women have a period every month around the same time, there is va... Read More
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A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rahil Malik
Obstetrics and Gynecology 12 years experience
Home preg test: A pregnancy test can be taken at home and can help you determine if she is pregnant or not. Best wishes Dr M
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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rahil Malik
Obstetrics and Gynecology 12 years experience
Depends: If you are in your teenage years or if you are referring to a child, a good healthy diet with plenty of exercise and activity can maximize your chance... Read More
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rahil Malik
Obstetrics and Gynecology 12 years experience
Can occur. Its norma: Your periods occur because of changes in hormones within your system. While a lot of women have a period every month around the same time, there is va... Read More
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rahil Malik
Obstetrics and Gynecology 12 years experience
Concern for preg?: Often times, a period is delayed and women are concerned about being pregnant. With a history of unprotected intercourse, the anxiety due to a possibl... Read More
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A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rahil Malik
Obstetrics and Gynecology 12 years experience
Depends: If you are in your teenage years or if you are referring to a child, a good healthy diet with plenty of exercise and activity can maximize your chance... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rahil Malik
Obstetrics and Gynecology 12 years experience
See doctor: you should see your doctor for further testing. It could be due to hormonal imbalances that can be detected via blood work and or ultrasound best wis... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rahil Malik
Obstetrics and Gynecology 12 years experience
Home preg test: A home urine pregnancy test can be done in the privacy and comfort of your home. It is cheap and useful in identifying if you are pregnant or not. Whe... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rahil Malik
Obstetrics and Gynecology 12 years experience
Normal: Sometimes stress can cause delay in periods. With 4 negative pregnancy tests, you can be assured that you are not pregnant. Eat healthy, sleep on time... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rahil Malik
Obstetrics and Gynecology 12 years experience
No: The tests should have similar results. If needed, wait 48 hours and repeat test.
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rahil Malik
Obstetrics and Gynecology 12 years experience
Low chance: Often times, a period is delayed and women are concerned about being pregnant. With a history of unprotected intercourse, the anxiety due to a possibl... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rahil Malik
Obstetrics and Gynecology 12 years experience
Wrong: Your vagina typically has a acidic/low ph environment. However, when the local bacterial enviroment is disrupted such that the normal bacteria are dis... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rahil Malik
Obstetrics and Gynecology 12 years experience
Many: Swimming, wight bearing exercises are best.
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rahil Malik
Obstetrics and Gynecology 12 years experience
A thorough Exam: To assess whether someone has an infection after a miscarriage, a doctor must evaluate you physically to assess if you have signs of infection, check ... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rahil Malik
Obstetrics and Gynecology 12 years experience
Could be: it is possible. they often occur 2 weeks after your period if you have periods every month take some ibuprofen and water to relax best wishes dr M
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rahil Malik
Obstetrics and Gynecology 12 years experience
Home preg test: A home urine pregnancy test can be done in the privacy and comfort of your home. It is cheap and useful in identifying if you are pregnant or not. Whe... Read More
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
A member asked:
Dr. Rahil Malik
Obstetrics and Gynecology 12 years experience
Normal variation: Your periods occur because of changes in hormones within your system. While a lot of women have a period every month around the same time, there is va... Read More
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rahil Malik
Obstetrics and Gynecology 12 years experience
Expected side effect: Nexplanon is an implant that releases hormones slowly to allow contraception and prevents pregnancy. Unfortunately, you can have irregular bleeding se... Read More
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rahil Malik
Obstetrics and Gynecology 12 years experience
See GYN: amenorrhea or absence of period can be due to hormonal causes. see a GYN who can order an array of tests to determine the cause.
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rahil Malik
Obstetrics and Gynecology 12 years experience
Low degree of concer: Most common cause of such benign cysts are functional cysts that are very common in reproductive age females. Unless, presenting with symptoms (pain, ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rahil Malik
Obstetrics and Gynecology 12 years experience
Home preg test: A home urine pregnancy test can be done in the privacy and comfort of your home. It is cheap and useful in identifying if you are pregnant or not. Whe... Read More
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
A male asked:
Dr. Rahil Malik
Obstetrics and Gynecology 12 years experience
Depends: If you are in your teenage years or if you are referring to a child, a good healthy diet with plenty of exercise and activity can maximize your chance... Read More
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rahil Malik
Obstetrics and Gynecology 12 years experience
Talk to your gyn: Abnormal uterine bleeding can have many causes. They include the following: Pregnancy Miscarriage Ectopic pregnancy Adenomyosis Use of some birth con... Read More
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Testimonials
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Dr. Philip Miller
Oct 23, 2015
I highly endorse Dr. Rahil Malik as an insightful, knowledgeable, empathetic and compassionate expert and I feel that he is an asset to the HealthTap Expert panel. A+++ physician.
Nov 18, 2014
Dr Malik will provide the best Obstetric and Gynecologic care to his patients. He is a wonderful asset on Healthtap for patients as well as for the fellow physicians.
Nov 30, 2014
I endorse Dr. Malik. He is providing an valuable service to the public via HealthTap.
HealthTap member
This was very helpful. Thanks! Thanks. I think it's safe. I'm close to obese. I'm never hungry and my diet has lots of variety in fruits, vegetables, whole-grains and meat. I eat something different ...Read More
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This made me feel good. Thanks! ....my gynecologist gave me 21 days hormone tablets ...but m trying to conceive...and it isnt possible to conceive while taking these tabs...how long should i take them
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thank you ,,, and it was twiching not itching but thanks and no iam not currently on birth control im now experiancing swore breast and nausea

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Saba University School of Medicine, Netherlands Antilles
Graduated 2011MD

Residency

UNIVERSITY OF MIAMI HOSPITAL
Completed 2015

Residency

JACKSON MEMORIAL HOSPITAL
Completed 2015

Awards

Thought Leader, Second Place, Florida - Fall
2015
Most Influential Doctor, First Place, Florida - Fall
2015
Top Doctor, First Place, Florida - Fall
2015

Affiliations

Resident teaching award
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