Dr. Richard Chole, MD

Dr. Richard Chole, MD

Neurotology  ·  
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Age 73
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Dr. Richard Chole, MD is a neurotology specialist in Saint Louis, MO and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from University Of Southern California / Keck School Of Medicine in 1969 and specializes in neurotology.

4921 Parkview Pl # 11A

Saint Louis, MO 63110

Contact Information

(314) 362-7509

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Chole performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Ear Disorders
very high
more than 92% of peers
Ear Surgery
high
more than 81% of peers
Otosclerosis
normal
more than 75% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurotology

2  Board Certifications

  • Neurotology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*
  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

57  Conditions Treated

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17  Procedures

  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Cochlear Implant Insertion
  • Craniotomy
  • Ear Reconstruction
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Mastoidectomy
  • Microsurgical Procedure
  • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
  • Pituitary Surgery
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Stapedectomy
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Missouri.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • University Of Southern California / Keck School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1969
  • Usc Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1970
  • University Minn Hosps
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1977
  • Fairview University Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Award of Merit American Otological Society, 2007
  • Guest of Honor American Otological Society, 2006
  • Distinguished Service Award American Academy of Otolaryngology, 2008
  • President Association for Research In Otolaryngology, 1999
  • President American Otological society, 2001-2002
Media & Publications

Dr. Chole has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • German

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Chole's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Chole to family and friends
6 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Chole's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

AMAZING DOCTOR!! After performing a 3 hour ear surgery on my son, my husband and I saw Dr Chole personally 5 times within less than 24 hours! He is so thorough when explaining conditions and procedures. Fantastic bedside manner and great with kids! I wouldn't trust anyone else to do these...more
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Dr Chole is one of the kindest, and knowledgable physicians I have ever been treated by. I had an uncommon condition that another doctor told me couldn't be fixed. I saw Dr. Chole and he knew right away what needed to be done, and corrected my issue. Such a wonderful Physician and person!
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The best doctor that I have ever met. Not only is he off the charts smart and know his specialty but he genuinely cares for the patient. I can't say enough about the way that he treated my wife's disease. He is truly one of the great people in this world and I'm glad that I got to know him.
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A wonderful, caring doctor. Understands and treats my chronic ear condition well and conservatively; he helped to oversee and perform surgeries. I can't recommend him enough. Note: I could not put this anywhere else. lides for age, number of visits, wait time, etc are not accessible with my...more
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