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Dr. Karen Pentella, MD

Neurology ·  Female · Age 64

Dr. Pentella

SSM Medical Group

300 Medical Plz Ste 310 Lake Saint Louis, MO 63367

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Dr. Karen Pentella, MD is a neurology specialist in Lake Saint Louis, MO and has been practicing for 40 years. She graduated from Ohio State University College Of Medicine and Public Health in 1979 and specializes in neurology.


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(636) 625-2662

Dr. Pentella accepts the following insurance:

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Dr. Pentella's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Seizure Disorders
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pentella treats Seizure Disorders more than 46% of her peers

Dr. Pentella treats this condition more than 46% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Febrile Convulsion
  • Febrile Convulsions, Familial, 1
Brain Disorders
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pentella treats Brain Disorders more than 42% of her peers

Dr. Pentella treats this condition more than 42% of her peers

Epilepsy
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pentella treats Epilepsy more than 23% of her peers

Dr. Pentella treats this condition more than 23% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Centrotemporal Epilepsy
  • Continuous Spike-Wave During Slow Sleep Syndrome
  • Epilepsy With Myoclonic Absences
  • Epilepsy With Myoclonic-Astatic Crisis
  • Epilepsy, Benign, Familial, Infantile Epilepsy
  • Epilepsy, Benign, Neonatal, Dominant Form
  • Epilepsy, Benign, Neonatal, Recessive Form
  • Epilepsy, Benign, Occipital
  • Epilepsy, Familial, Mesial, Temporal Lobe
  • Epilepsy, Familial, Temporal Lobe, 4
  • Epilepsy, Idiopathic Generalized
  • Epilepsy, Idiopathic Generalized, Susceptibility to
  • Epilepsy, Nocturnal, Frontal Lobe Type
  • Epilepsy, Nocturnal, Frontal Lobe Type 1
  • Epilepsy, Nocturnal, Frontal Lobe Type 2
  • Epilepsy, Nocturnal, Frontal Lobe Type 3
  • Epilepsy, Nocturnal, Frontal Lobe Type 4
  • Epilepsy, Partial, Familial
  • Epilepsy, Progressive, Myoclonic 3
  • Infant Epilepsy With Migrant Focal Crisis
  • Intractable Epilepsy
  • Juvenile Absence Epilepsy
  • Juvenile Myoclonic Epilepsy
  • Pediatric Epilepsy
  • Photosensitive Epilepsy
  • Post-Traumatic Epilepsy
  • Refractory Epilepsy
  • Sleep-Related Epilepsy
  • Temporal Epilepsy, Familial
  • Temporal Lobe Epilepsy

Dr. Pentella's conditions and procedures:

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chronic Pain
  • Concussion
  • Confusion
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Dementia
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Diplopia
  • Dystonia
  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Low Back Pain
  • Migraine
  • Myoclonus
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Nystagmus
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Polyneuropathy Due to Alcohol and Drugs
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tremor
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo

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Biography

Dr. Karen Pentella, MD is a neurology specialist in Lake Saint Louis, MO and has been practicing for 40 years. She graduated from Ohio State University College Of Medicine and Public Health in 1979 and specializes in neurology.

Specialties

  • Neurology

Board Certifications

Education

1979
Ohio State University College Of Medicine and Public Health
Medical School
1979

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Dr. Pentella's Reviews

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