Dr. Malekzadeh is joining our team in August 2021!



The University of Tennessee Health Science Center
Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology
Memphis, Tennessee

Medical School

The University of Arizona College of Medicine
Doctor of Medicine
Tucson, Arizona

Undergraduate School

Arizona State University
Bachelor of Biological Science
Tempe, Arizona

Hospital Affiliated With

Note: We do all our delivery and surgeries at INOVA Fairfax only.

Professional Association

American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, Member


1. Effect of Centruroides antivenom on reversal of methamphetamine-induced hyperkinesis and hyperthermia in rats. Malekzadeh P, Hu J, Sandweiss AJ, Ameli N, Bierny P, Largent-Milnes TM, Vanderah TW, Shirazi F. J Pharm Pharmacol (Los Angel). 2017 Apr;5(1). PMID: 29354652

2. Vaginal Mesh Removal Outcomes: Eight Years of Experience at an Academic Hospital. Cardenas-Trowers OO, Malekzadeh P, Nix DE, Hatch KD. Female Pelvic Med Reconstr Surg. 2017 Nov/Dec;23(6):382-386. PMID: 28430726

3. Recombinant anti-Müllerian hormone (rAMH) for stalling granulosa cell replication in vitro. Detti L, Abuzeid IM, Peregrin-Alvarez I, Christiansen ME, Malekzadeh P, Sledge J, Saed GM, Under review in Reproductive Sciences

4. Evaluating Outcomes in Low-Risk Nulliparous Women who Underwent Labor Induction versus Expectant Management: Single Institution Experience. Malekzadeh P, Witt CE, Fazili IF, Fleenor RE, Young KL, et al. (2020) J Preg Child Health 03: 112. DOI: 10.29011/JPCH-112.100012


Dr. Pouran Malekzadeh was born in Iran and moved to Scottsdale, Arizona when she was five years old. She graduated Summa cum laude from Arizona State University with a Bachelor of Science in Biology. She served in AmeriCorps in Austin, Texas prior to starting her medical training. She earned her medical degree at The University of Arizona College of Medicine in Tucson, Arizona. She completed her residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology in Memphis, Tennessee at The University of Tennessee Health Science Center (UTHSC). During her time at UTHSC, the only level I trauma center in all of Memphis, she cared for some of the highest risk obstetric and gynecologic patients throughout the entire state.

Dr. Malekzadeh is dedicated to providing comprehensive patient care. She enjoys educating patients so that they may take charge of their health and pregnancy. Dr. Malekzadeh’s clinical interests include prenatal care, abnormal uterine bleeding, PCOS, contraception management and minimally invasive gynecologic surgery. Dr. Malekzadeh speaks conversational Farsi.

In her free time, Dr. Malekzadeh enjoys running, painting, being outdoors, and spending time with her family.