Dr. Brent Allen, MD

Vascular SurgeryMaleAge 67

Dr. Allen
Accepting new patients

Suburban Surgical Associates

555 N New Ballas Rd Ste 265 Saint Louis, MO 63141

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Dr. Brent Allen, MD is a Vascular Surgery Specialist in Saint Louis, MO and has over 42 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Allen has more experience with Carotid Artery Disease or Carotid Endarterectomy, Aortic Aneurysm or Dissection, and Peripheral Vascular Disease than other specialists in his area. He graduated from Washington University School Of Medicine medical school in 1979. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital and Mercy Hospital South. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Allen to book an appointment.

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Frequently Treated by Dr. Allen

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Allen treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Allen treats other conditions, please contact the office at (314) 991-4644.

Carotid Artery Disease or Carotid Endarterectomy

Carotid artery disease specialists diagnose and treat blockages in the main blood vessels to the brain caused by build-up of plaque. One treatment option is carotid endartectomy, in which surgeons remove the clogged lining of the carotid arteries.Compare with other Carotid Artery Disease or Carotid Endarterectomy specialists.

Dr. Allen is experienced in the area of Carotid Artery Disease or Carotid Endarterectomy. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

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Carotid Artery Disease
Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
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High
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Very High
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Aortic Aneurysm or Dissection

Aortic aneurym or dissection specialists diagnose and treat abnormal bulges or tears in the wall of the aorta, which are life-threatening and require immediate surgery.Compare with other Aortic Aneurysm or Dissection specialists.

Dr. Allen is experienced in the area of Aortic Aneurysm or Dissection. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

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Aortic Aneurysm
Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
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High
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Very High
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Peripheral Vascular Disease

Peripheral vascular disorder specialists diagnose and treat narrowing or blockages in the blood vessels outside the heart, most commonly caused by atherosclerosis, a buildup of plague inside the blood vessel wall.Compare with other Peripheral Vascular Disease specialists.

Dr. Allen is experienced in the area of Peripheral Vascular Disease. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

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Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
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Frequency
High
Frequency
Very High
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Peripheral Vascular Procedures

Peripheral vascular disorder is diagnosed through a variety of procedures, including angiogram, ankle-brachial index and Doppler ultrasound. Surgical treatments include bypass graft surgery, balloon angioplasty, and stent.Compare with other Peripheral Vascular Procedures specialists.

Dr. Allen is experienced in the area of Peripheral Vascular Procedures. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

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Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Peripheral Artery Bypass
Varicose Vein Procedure
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High
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Very High
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Dr. Allen's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abdominoplasty
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acute Bowel Infarction
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Arteriovenostomy for Renal Dialysis
  • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
  • Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM)
  • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Bladder Surgery
  • Breast Cancer
  • Bunion Surgery
  • Burn Injuries
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Artery Stent Placement
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Coarctation of the Aorta
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Constipation
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Dialysis Catheter Placement
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Duodenal Polypectomy
  • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
  • Embolism
  • Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Excision of Stomach Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gallstones
  • Gastrotomy
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Ileus
  • Iliac Aneurysm
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Ischemic Colitis
  • Lipomas
  • Lower Extremity Arterial and Vascular Disease
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lymphedema
  • Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Artery Bypass
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Pulmonary Arteriovenous Malformation
  • Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Rib Fracture
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Septic Embolism
  • Spider Veins
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Thyroid Nodule
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Varicose Vein Procedure
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Wound Repair

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Gold Blue Access Choice-MO
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Gold Blue Access-MO
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Lumenos Plans (Blue Access Choice)-MO
Lumenos plans (Blue Access)-MO
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
Preferred-Care Blue (KC) (Select Network)-MO
Silver Blue Access Choice Plus-MO
Silver Blue Access Choice-MO
Silver Blue Access Plus-MO
Silver Blue Access-MO
Silver Blue Preferred Options-MO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Blue Card PPO
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HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
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HAP Insurance
Health Alliance PPO
HealthLink
HealthLink PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

Dr. Allen's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Allen

4.5

Based on 10 ratings

5 Stars
80%
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4 Stars
10%
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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  • Explained conditions well (9)
  • Listened & answered questions (9)
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  • Appointment was rushed (1)
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  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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He saved my life. Top notch professional. Put my trust in his judgement. Not much more to be said. God blessed me by putting me in his care.
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About Me

Care Philosophy

Suburban Surgical is the largest independent multispecialty surgical practice in the St. Louis West County area. Currently, eight surgeons provide highly...Read more

Specialties

  • Vascular Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Education

1987
Baylor U
Fellowship Hospital
1986
Washington University
Residency Hospital
1980
Washington University
Internship Hospital
1979
Washington University School Of Medicine
Medical School
,

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

Is Dr. Brent Allen, MD accepting new patients?

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What are Dr. Brent Allen, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Allen frequently treats Carotid Artery Disease or Carotid Endarterectomy, Aortic Aneurysm or Dissection, and Peripheral Vascular Disease. See all practice areas where Dr. Allen specializes.

Where is Dr. Brent Allen, MD's office located?

Dr. Allen's office is located at 555 N New Ballas Rd Ste 265, Saint Louis, MO 63141. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Locations

Suburban Surgical Associates

Suburban Surgical Associates555 N New Ballas Rd Ste 265 Saint Louis, MO 63141
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Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Allen is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital

Creve Coeur, MO

80% Patient Experience Rating, 11% higher than the national average

4 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2018)

Mercy Hospital South

Saint Louis, MO

64% Patient Experience Rating, 5% lower than the national average

3 Awards Received

Missouri Baptist Medical Center

Saint Louis, MO

78% Patient Experience Rating, 9% higher than the national average

5 Awards Received

Progress West Hospital

O Fallon, MO

77% Patient Experience Rating, 8% higher than the national average

St. Luke's Hospital

Chesterfield, MO

82% Patient Experience Rating, 13% higher than the national average

12 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2018)