Dr. Richard W Maack, MD

Dr. Richard W Maack, MD

Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
58 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Richard W Maack, MD is a facial plastic & reconstructive surgery specialist in Chesterfield, MO and has been practicing for 27 years. He specializes in facial plastic & reconstructive surgery, plastic surgery-head & neck, and more.Read his story

Synergi Facial Surgery

17000 Baxter Rd Ste 102

Chesterfield, MO 63005
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Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Benesys
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Centene
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Missouri
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthLink

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Top Care Areas

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Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
very high
more than 98% of peers
Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
very high
more than 92% of peers
Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
very high
more than 91% of peers

Dr. Maack's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Dr. Maack's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Maack "Richard W. Maack, M.D., F.A.C.S. of Synergi Facial Surgery, a division of ENT Associates, has opened a new, state-of-the-art, Facial Surgery office in Chesterfield Valley after practicing for over 14 years at St. Lukes Hospital. Dr. Maack artistically and compassionately treats the aging face with surgical enhancements such as face, brow and neck lifts, eyelid surgery as well as cosmetic injections such as botox and facial fillers to provide patients with a refreshed and rejuvenated appearance.Dr. Maack holds a degree from The University of Maryland and completed his residency through Washington University. He is a Double-Board certified Facial Plastic Surgeon. As Dr. Maack says, "Every enhancement procedure should mirror the complexity, emotion, and individuality that is unique to your face." Dr. Maacks facial plastic surgery practice adjoins Synergi MedSpa allowing us to provide you unparalleled service from rejuvenating facials to cosmetic surgical enhancement.Dr. Maacks expertly trained staff of Registered Nurses and Licensed Estheticians work directly under his supervision on an ongoing basis to provide you excellent care in a safe and professional environment."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Maack "I artistically and compassionately treat the nose, face, and neck with refinements and functional improvements, as well as modern anti-aging procedures. I perfected the most advanced techniques involving specialized lasers, minimal-incision surgery, tissue glues, nasal reshaping, quick and effective snoring procedures, and new facial injectables as a face specialist. I employ a unique use of platelet rich plasma (PRP), produces the long-lasting results and natural appearance with quicker healing"

4  Specialties

  • Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
  • Plastic Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery-Head & Neck

2  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*
  • Plastic Surgery & Facial Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

42  Procedures

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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.


  • Muhlenberg College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1981
  • University Of Maryland School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Wash University Jewish Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Barnes Jewish Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990
  • University Cincinnati
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Top Docs - Saint Louis Magazine; 2004-2018, 2018
Media & Publications

Dr. Maack has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Maack's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Maack to family and friends
226 total reviews (123 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (226)

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Dr. Maack's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (123)

I was very nervous at first, but Dr. Maack was sure to spend time with me and answer all questions I had. He thoroughly explained my procedure and how it would have a positive impact on my physical well being. Deciding to get my nose surgery was such a great decision and has improved my breathing...more
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I choose Dr Maack because he was double board certified and had very good ratings from previous patients. After meeting him the first time I felt very comfortable scheduling my surgery. Every aspect of the experience exceeded my expectations. Every person I encountered during my journey was kind...more
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I met with Dr. Maack with concerns about puffiness and discoloration under my eyes. He addressed all my concerns and suggested lower blepharoplasty. He thoroughly explained the procedure including what to expect during and after surgery. I had the surgery and am thrilled with the results. No...more
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The procedure and recovery were great. I had very little swelling and virtually no bruising. Went to a dinner function 3 days after surgery and no one was the wiser.
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I had nasoseptoplasty, turbinate reduction, and sinuplasty done about 20 years ago so I am able to compare apples to apples. Dr. Maack did the same surgery last week and there is no comparison as to how well I did this time compared to the previous surgery. This time there was no packing, and I...more
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