Renuka Malik, MD

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Associate Professor of Radiation and Cellular Oncology

A clinically integrated network of physicians and providers employed by UChicago Medicine who offer care in inpatient, community, ambulatory, acute care or extended care settings.

Renuka Malik, MD, specializes in the treatment of thoracic, gastrointestinal, and oligometastatic cancers. She has expertise in stereotactic ablative radiotherapy, which employs larger than conventional doses of radiation to treat localized volumes with more potent forms of radiation. She is an expert in advanced technologies such as image-guided radiation therapy and intensity-modulated radiation therapy (IMRT), which minimizes damage to healthy tissues when targeting tumors.

An accomplished author, she has published numerous articles in peer-reviewed journals and presented her research at several national and international meetings. 

Medical Education

  • The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine


  • Presence Resurrection Medical Center


  • University of Chicago Medicine

Memberships & Medical Societies

  • American Society of Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna PPO
  • BCBS Blue Precision HMO
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • CountyCare
  • Coventry Health Plan PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Illinicare*
  • Medicare
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Choice / Choice Plus
  • United Options (PPO)
  • United Select (HMO & EPO)
  • United W500 Emergent Wrap
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At a Glance

Practicing Since2011

Board Certifications

  • Radiation Oncology

Languages Spoken

  • English