Dr. Richard Head, MD

Dr. Richard Head, MD

Neurology  |  
Male  |  
Age 61
(30)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Richard Head, MD is a neurology specialist in Saint Louis, MO and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from In Univ Sch Of Med in 1982 and specializes in neurology.

10004 Kennerly Rd Ste 391B

Saint Louis, MO 63128

Contact Information

(314) 843-8222

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Brain Disorders
very high
more than 98% of peers
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
very high
more than 95% of peers
Ataxia
very high
more than 93% of peers

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Specialties

  • Neurology
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Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
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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

  • In Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • Barnes Jewish Hospital S Campus
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Clarian Indiana University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Head has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Head's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Head to family and friends
2.3
based on 30 total reviews (8 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (30)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (18)

Dr. Head's Performance

Trustworthiness
GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
GOOD
Answers Questions
GOOD
Time well spent
GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
GOOD
Office environment
GOOD
Staff friendliness
GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

in Poplar Bluff, MO
I believe Dr. Head to be one of the finest Doctors I've ever had the pleasure to know.
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in Fairview Hts
I would NEVER go back there! He is rude and seemed annoyed when we had went in to go over test results. When I asked questions about the diagnosis, he told me "I am the doctor, I know what I am talking about". He rolled his eyes at me several times after asking for more information. His office...more
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in Elsberry, MO
Dr. Head is came off cruel and rude. He called to explain the results of my MRI which indicated I had a stroke. He spoke very quickly and said many other things after that and when I asked him to repeat that i had had a stroke, (a very shocking discovery) he was clearly agitated. I don't recommend...more
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in St Louis, MO
Dr. Head was polite. Took notes about what I said. Scheduled several tests. Felt follow up was poor. By phone call explained one diagnosis. Did not suggest follow up appointment. Was not specific about results of most tests. Office staff was abrupt at times. I got a second opinion as I felt...more
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in St Louis, MO
Seemed knowledgable about my particular & I'm sure rare case. I was told there was something else happening with me. He did not say what it was or what to do other than to see a phycologist & get an MRI "because insurance would pay for it" I liked him until he evidently didn't like what I had...more
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