Dr. Ronnie G. Smalling, MD

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Specializes in Interventional Cardiology • Male • Age 57

3020 Saint Johns Blvd # A
Joplin, MO 64804
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Joplin Office
Joplin Office
3020 Saint Johns Blvd # A
Joplin, MO 64804
IN VEIN by Smalling Vascular Institute llc
IN VEIN by Smalling Vascular Institute llc
11025 Metcalf Ave
Overland Park, KS 66210
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    Dr. Smalling's Experience

    Dr. Smalling's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Interventional Cardiology
    • Cardiology
    • Adult Cardiology
    • Internal Medicine

    Board Certifications

    • Cardiovascular Disease
    • Internal Medicine
    • Interventional Cardiology
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    • Angioplasty
    • Angioplasty With Stent Placement
    • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
    • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
    • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
    • Non-Invasive Vascular Testing for Venous Diseases
    • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Peripheral Vascular Adrenal Artery Stenting
    • Stenting
    • Thoracentesis
    • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
    • Vein Treatment
    • Venous Closure
    • Venous Sclerotherapy
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    • Aneurysm
    • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
    • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
    • Aortic Aneurysm
    • Aortic Valve Disease
    • Arrhythmias
    • Atrial Fibrillation
    • Atrial Flutter
    • Cardiomegaly
    • Cardiomyopathy
    • Carotid Artery Disease
    • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
    • Congenital Heart Defects
    • Congenital Heart Disease
    • Congestive Heart Failure
    • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
    • Endocarditis
    • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
    • Heart Disease
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Hypertension
    • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Hypertensive Heart Disease
    • Hypotension
    • Mitral Valve Disease
    • Mitral Valve Stenosis
    • Pericardial Disease
    • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
    • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
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    • Pulmonary Disease
    • Pulmonary Edema
    • Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Secondary Hypertension
    • Syncope
    • Thrombosis
    • Tricuspid Valve Disease
    • Vascular Disease
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    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Missouri.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

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

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University of Oklahoma / Health Sciences Center
    Graduated in 1986

    Residency Hospital

    L A Co Usc Med Center
    Complete in 1992
    University OK Health Science Center
    Complete in 1989

    Fellowship Hospital

    St Vincents Heart Inst
    Complete in 1993
    University of Southern California / Keck School of Medicine
    Complete in 1992

    Undergraduate Schools

    Oral Roberts U
    Graduated in 1981

    Other Education

    St Vincents Heart Inst
    Complete in 1993
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Smalling & Staff

    • English
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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Smalling

    Dr. Ronnie G. Smalling, MD
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    Dr. Smalling and his dedicated staff are committed to the best patient experience possible. We want to hear from our patients. Success stories are inspiring, especially for all the staff who work together to make our patient's feel important to our practice. But, we ask for communication at all times, whether positive, negative or concerning. If we aren't made aware, we cannot make adjustments in care or work to solve a concern. We ALWAYS welcome candid feedback. Our hope is you are treated warmly while in our practice. And if you have concerns or questions, that you leave us, feeling you were heard and your concerns were addressed. This is in our mission statement at Smalling Vascular Institute LLC and we are sincere. We feel blessed to help treat patients who are suffering. Call Happy Hayes, Practice General Manager, at 913-912-3624, if you need to speak voice-to-voice. We welcome your feedback!

    Likelihood to Recommend

    5.0
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    5 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Smalling to family and friends

    5 out of 5

    2 responses

    Dr. Smalling's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    5 out of 5

    2 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.5 out of 5

    2 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.5 out of 5

    2 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    16 – 30 minutes

    2 responses

    Experience with Dr. Smalling

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    5 out of 5

    2 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    5 out of 5

    2 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    5 out of 5

    2 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    5 out of 5

    2 responses

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    Is Dr. Smalling accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?*

    • Aetna
    • American Enterprise Group
    • American Republic
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Cigna
    • Commercial Insurance Company
    • CoreSource
    • Coventry Health Care
    • Coventry Health Care of Kansas, Inc.
    • HealthPartners
    • Humana
    • Medico
    • MultiPlan
    • Mutual of Omaha
    • Thrivent Financial
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    Office Locations

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    Joplin Office
    3020 Saint Johns Blvd # A
    Joplin, MO 64804
    (417) 781-5387 (Office)
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    IN VEIN by Smalling Vascular Institute llc
    11025 Metcalf Ave
    Overland Park, KS 66210
    (913) 912-3624 (Office)
    (913) 717-6362 (Fax)
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    ST JOHNS MEDICAL GROUP
    2817 Mc Clelland Blvd # 224
    Joplin, MO 64804
    (417) 781-6722 (Office)
    (417) 781-7174 (Fax)
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    Via Christi Heart Pulminary Cl
    2711 S Rouse St Ste C
    Pittsburg, KS 66762
    (620) 232-5705 (Office)
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