Donald Malone, Jr., MD
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Treatment & Services
- 2nd Opinion Evaluations
- Adult Psychopharmacology
- Clinical Trials
- Consultation/treatment Planning
- Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS)
- Electroconvulsive Therapy
- Medication Management
- Sports Psychiatry
Specialty in Diseases & Conditions
- Anxiety Disorder
- Depressive Disorders
- Major Depression
- Mood Disorder
- Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
- Psychiatric Disorders
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Education & Professional Highlights
Education & Fellowships
Residency - Massachusetts General Hospital
Boston, MA USA
Internship - NEOUCOM/Western Reserve Care System
Youngstown, OH USA
Medical Education - Northeastern Ohio Universities College of Medicine
Rootstown, OH USA
- Graduate of Cleveland Clinic Executive Program in Practice Management, 1995
- Board of Directors, Association for Convulsive Therapy
- Board Examiner, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
- Exemplary Psychiatrist Award, National Alliance for the Mentally Ill
- Laughlin Fellow, American College of Psychiatrists
- Fellow, American College of Psychiatrists
- Psychiatry and Neurology - Psychiatry
adult psychoparmacology, anxiety and mood disorders, anxiety disorders, depressive disorders, mood and anxiety disorders, mood disorders, OCD, Panic Disorder, Psychopharmacology, sports psychiatry, VNS and DBS
Awards & Honors
- Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society, 1980
- Alpha Omega Alpha, 1985
- Laughlin Fellowship, American College of Psychiatrists, 1988
- Fellow, Academy of Psychosomatic Medicine, 1993
- President's Award, Ohio Psychiatric Association, 1994
- Member, American College of Psychiatrists, 1996
- President’s Award, Ohio Psychiatric Association, 1996
- Fellow, American Psychiatric Association, 1998
- “Top 3 Psychiatrists in Northeast Ohio,” Northern Ohio Live magazine, 2001
- Guide to Top Doctors, 2001-Present
- Exemplary Psychiatrist Award, National Alliance for the Mentally Ill, 2002
- Fellow, American College of Psychiatrists, 2002
- Distinguished Fellow, American Psychiatric Association, 2003
- "Top Doc," Cleveland magazine, 2004-Present
- Best Doctors in America, 2005-Present
- President, Association for Convulsive Therapy, 2006-2008
Innovations & Patents
- Involved with pioneering developments in the use of deep-brain stimulation for highly refractory patients with obsessive-compulsive disorder and major depression
- Fellow, American College of Psychiatrists
- Distinguished Fellow, American Psychiatric Association
- Society for Neuroscience
- Association for Convulsive Therapy
- North American Neuromodulation Society
Research & Publications
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32 Patient Satisfaction Reviews
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Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.
The comments are submitted by patients and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cleveland Clinic.
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10 Patient Comments
Reviewed on Aug 17, 2022
Dr. Malone is an excellent doctor. He has helped me through very difficult time with a very professional and caring manner. He is always very responsive and timely in getting back to me on my concerns through my chart. I would highly recommend him.
Reviewed on Apr 6, 2022
He is an extremely smart and passionate doctor and doesn't take risks unless it is worth it.
Reviewed on Mar 14, 2022
Dr Malone was great. I appreciated him taking the time out of his busy day to meet with me.
Reviewed on Feb 3, 2022
I have been a patient with Dr. Malone for many years. He has been compassionate and understanding and always professional.
Reviewed on Feb 2, 2022
He is a very personable doctor, makes you feel at ease.
Reviewed on Dec 2, 2021
Everything was excellent. It always is with Dr. Malone.
Reviewed on Dec 2, 2021
I have been going to Dr. Donald Malone Jr for years. He is the best!!! Best doctor I have ever had!
Reviewed on Nov 24, 2021
Dr. Malone is just incredible. I have never had to wait more than a few days to get in to see him
Reviewed on Nov 4, 2021
Dr Malone is an excellent Psychiatrist.
Reviewed on Sep 16, 2021
Dr. Malone is excellent!
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