Dr. Richard C. Mendel, MD

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Specializes in Neurosurgery - Male - Age 52

3618 Lantana Rd Suite Suite 100
Lake Worth, FL 33462
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Dr. Mendel's Background

Research training, expertise and qualifications


  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
  • Cerebral-Spinal Shunts - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Disc Replacement
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Spinal Cord Repair
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Neurological Surgery
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Spinal Deformities
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Cancer
  • Cerebral Aneurysm
  • Cerebral Vascular Disease
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Disc Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
  • Low Back Pain
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Neurological Diseases
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Radiculopathy (not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis

Background Check for Dr. Mendel

2 Malpractice Claims

  • Settlement  (2/11/2010)
  • Amount or Range: $250,000.00
  • Nature of Complaint: Palm Beach County.
  • State: Florida
  • Settlement  (7/20/2010)
  • Amount or Range: $150,000.00
  • Nature of Complaint: Palm Beach County.
  • State: Florida
  • Disciplinary action in another state  (10/30/2013)
  • Action Taken: Suspension
  • Allegation of Complaint: Mendel, Richard C MD: License # 4301097431: NATURE OF COMPLAINT: The physician has Sister State Disciplinary Action and Failure to Report/Comply. ACTION TAKEN: The Michigan Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs, Bureau of Health Care Services has placed the physician’s Michigan license on SUSPENSION.
  • State: Michigan
  • Unknown  (1/22/2013)
  • Action Taken: Surrender
  • Allegation of Complaint: Mendel, Richard C MD; License # 21340; NATURE OF COMPLAINT; Unknown at this time. ACTION TAKEN: The Mississippi Board of Medical Licensure has accepted the physician’s voluntary SURRENDER of his Mississippi medical license.
  • State: Mississippi

0 Board Actions

  • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education & Training

Medical School

Drexel University College Of Medicine
Graduated in 1989

Languages Spoken by Dr. Mendel & Staff

  • English

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