Vipin Malik
Associate Professor
Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care & Sleep Medicine
Department of Medicine
Vipin Malik, MD, is a pulmonologist at National Jewish Health. Dr. Malik is in the Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine.

Special Interests

ICU delirium, pulmonary physiology and sleep disordered breathing.


University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (Little Rock, AR),
Maimonides Medical Center (Brooklyn, NY),

Awards & Recognition

Fellow, American College of Chest Physicians
Fellow, American College of Critical Care Medicine (ACCM)
Fellow, American Academy of Sleep Medicine

Board Certification

Internal Medicine
Pulmonary Medicine
Critical Care Medicine
Sleep Medicine

Professional Memberships

American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM)
American Thoracic Society (ATS)
Colorado Sleep Society
Society of Critical Care Medicine (SCCM)


Respiratory physiology during sleep. Malik V. Smith D. Lee-Chiong T. Sleep Med Clin. 2012; 7: 497-505.

A Pilot Study to Validate Portable Sleep Recording as a Tool by Which to Accurately Assess Sleep Quality in Critically Ill Patients CHEST.2011;140:808A-808A. doi:10.1378/chest.1116596 (Publications).

Long term outcomes of obstructive sleep apnea and disturbed sleep. Chest Physician Vol.4, Issue 3 - March 2009.

Meningitis as a manifestation of a delayed post-operative complication of endoscopic sinus surgery. Crit Care Med 2005:32:12:A92.

Effects of Vasopressin in severe septic shock. Crit Care Med 2005;32:12:A155. Bedside cannulation of the Axillary Vein under ultrasound guidance. Chest 2005: 128:4:209S.

Hospital Affiliations

  • Colorado Acute Long Term Hospital
  • Craig Hospital
  • Rose Medical Center
  • St. Joseph Hospital - Denver
  • Swedish Medical Center

Academic Affiliations

Associate Professor of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary Sciences & Critical Care Medicine, University of Colorado Denver

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Contact Information

  • Office: 877.225.5654



  • National Jewish Health Main Campus
    1400 Jackson St.
    Denver, CO 80206

  • National Jewish Health Highlands Ranch
    8671 S Quebec St, Suite 120 Highlands Ranch, CO 80130

  • National Jewish Health South Denver
    499 East Hampden Ave, Suite 300 Englewood, CO 80113

  • Saint Joseph Hospital
    1835 Franklin Street Denver, CO 80218

Patient Ratings

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National Jewish Health PatientDecember, 2018
I have a niece who could really benefit seeing Dr. Malik or NJH.

National Jewish Health PatientDecember, 2018
What more can I say. He and every other staff member have treated me so well!

National Jewish Health PatientNovember, 2018
Dr. Malik has been wonderful. He's given me hope and options to help my [health] issues. He listens to my concerns and my past treatments and seems engaged and interested in solving my problem.I just started seeing him, but I'm already encouraged [PHI] hopefully Dr. Malik will help me cure my [health] issues.

National Jewish Health PatientNovember, 2018
Dr. Malik was completely at ease in terms of spending time with me. At no time did I feel that he or I was in any way rushed.

National Jewish Health PatientOctober, 2018
I was most incredibly impressed with the care provider!! He was most knowledgeable!

National Jewish Health PatientSeptember, 2018
Dr. Malik is Fantastic!!

National Jewish Health PatientSeptember, 2018
Dr Malik is an exceptional pulmonologist. He has the most considerate, compassionate and supportive approach with his patients. Dr. Malik is very diligent in his review of symptoms and provided the best solutions. He is courteous, kind, listens attentively and genuinely cares for the well being of his patients. He is highly knowledgable, efficient and very professional. Definitely very fortunate to have found him.

National Jewish Health PatientAugust, 2018
This was my first appointment with Dr. Vipin Malik. My wife and I were very impressed by him and his approach. We would recommend him in a heartbeat.

National Jewish Health PatientJune, 2018
*Dr. Malik is an excellent doctor and I only have favorable comments for him.

National Jewish Health PatientMay, 2018
I was very happy with Care. Dr. Malik identified a [condition] problem that was significant as well as identified my [condition] (which was clearly missed on a hospital stay at another facility earlier in the year).

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