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As a psychiatrist in Elgin, IL, Dr. Malik treats a variety of conditions affecting mental health, for instance depressive or anxiety disorders.


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Advanced Psychiatry of Elgin  

Accepting New Patients?

Yes, Dr. Fareha N. Malik is accepting new patients at this office.


2130 Point Boulevard, Elgin, IL 60123

Office Hours

  Open Lunch Close

Office Details

Doctor Specialties Psychiatry & Child Psychiatry
Accepting New Patients? Yes
Practice Specialty Psychiatry
Languages Spoken Arabic, English, French, German, Italian, Korean, Mandarin, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, Tagalog, Vietnamese

Insurance Accepted  

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • United Healthcare

About Dr. Malik
Dr. Malik



Dr. Fareha N. Malik is a cognizant psychiatrist with an excellent principle in the practice of psychiatry; mindfulness and conscientiousness are ingrained in Dr. Malik’s constitution. As a mother of two, Dr. Malik understands that parents are the best advocate for their children, thus she works with parents cooperatively to establish optimal treatment. Dr. Malik’s extensive background, warm demeanor and an attentive ear are a perfect fit for patients with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, depression, anxiety and bipolar, obsessive compulsive disorder, panic, post traumatic stress disorder, phobias, oppositional defiant disorder, childhood behavioral and psychiatric disorders. She respects and recognizes the uniqueness of each patient therefore tailoring the treatment according to each patient’s need.

Dr. Fareha N. Malik completed her internship at the Harvard Medical School South Shore Psychiatry Program. She then completed her residency in psychiatry at the University of Toledo Medical School, along with a fellowship in child and adolescent psychiatry at the University of Toledo Medical School. Dr. Fareha N. Malik holds board certification in child and adolescent psychiatry and in general psychiatry and is one of the few psychiatrists in the northern Illinois area who have specialized training in the field of child and adolescent psychiatry.

Dr. Malik provides compassionate care to patients in the northwest suburban Chicago areas; she is also effective in treating her patients to make positive changes in their lives.


Special Interests  

  • Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Adult Psychiatry
  • Child Psychiatry

Education & Training  

Medical School


  • University of Toledo Medical School
    Residency in Psychiatry


  • University of Toledo Medical School
    Fellowship in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

Languages Spoken  

  • English

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