Dr. David Schuval, MD

Dr. David Schuval, MD

Colon & Rectal Surgery  ·  
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Age 58
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Dr. David Schuval, MD is a colon & rectal surgery specialist in Saint Louis, MO and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from Suny Upstate Medical University (Syracuse) in 1985 and specializes in colon & rectal surgery.Read his story

12345 W Bend Dr Ste 303

Saint Louis, MO 63128

Contact Information

(314) 849-1811

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Schuval's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Intestinal Obstruction
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Schuval treats Intestinal Obstruction more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Schuval treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Colonic Volvulus
  • Intussusception
  • Paralytic Ileus
Intestinal Abscess
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Schuval treats Intestinal Abscess more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Schuval treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Colectomy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Schuval performs Colectomy more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Schuval performs this procedure more than 95% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • da Vinci® Colectomy
  • Hemicolectomy
  • Laparoscopic Colectomy

Dr. Schuval's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Abscess
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Anal Disorders
Anal Fissure
Anal Fistula
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anal Prolapse
Anorectal Abscess
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Appendectomy, Open
Appendicitis
Cancer
Colectomy
Colitis
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colon Disorders
Colon Polyp
Colonoscopy
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Colorectal Cancer
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Cyst Incision and Drainage
Destruction of Anal Tumor
Diverticulitis
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Excision of Rectal Tumor
Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Hemorrhoids
Hernia Repair
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Incontinence
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Obstruction
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Laparoscopic Colon Surgery
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Meckel's Diverticulum
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Parenteral Nutrition
Pelvic Exenteration (For: Gynecologic, Urinary, or Colorectal Malignancy)
Polypectomy
Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
Rectovaginal Fistula
Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
Secondary Malignancies
Tube Feeding
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis

About Me

Biography

"Dr. Schuval completed a fellowship in Colon and Rectal Surgery and is a fellow of both the American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons and American College of Surgeons. He is the secretary of the Medical Executive Committee at St. Anthony's Medica...

Specialties

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1991
    Buffalo General Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital
    1991
  • 1990
    Booth Meml Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    1990
  • 1987
    Montefiore MC
    Residency Hospital
    1987
  • 1986
    Montefiore MC
    Internship Hospital
    1986
  • 1985
    Suny Upstate Medical University (Syracuse)
    Medical School
    1985

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3.0

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  • Staff friendliness
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Doagnosed with colon cancer at age 36. Dr Schuval was a life saver, personal, professional & really cares for his patients. Would definitely recommend.
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In 2016, after a colonoscopy, I was diagnosed with rectal cancer. Needless to say, I was scared. Dr. Schuval put me at ease. He put me in touch with the radiation and chemo doctors. He was very thorough in laying out the plan of attack. As long as we stick with the plan (which includes regular...Read More
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My husband had rectal cancer and of course, we were scared to death. Dr. Schuval put us at ease at our appointment to talk about his surgery procedure. It was made very clear to us how everything was to go and helped us to feel a little better about the whole surgery. We have been following up...Read More
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I was scheduled to have surgery a day prior when I had already picked up the medication & the stool prep & already started drinking it I then receive a Call from his nurse telling me that Dr Schaval would not be doing said surgery He was concerned allegedly about me sueing him if he came...Read More
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Aetna
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Choice Plus POS II
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Preferred Plus POS
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
HealthLink
HealthLink PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
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