Dr. Richard Mendel, MD

Dr. Richard Mendel, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 57
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Dr. Richard Mendel, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in West Palm Beach, FL and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from Drexel University College of Medicine in 1989 and specializes in neurosurgery.

2047 Palm Beach Lakes Blvd

West Palm Beach, FL 33409

Contact Information

(561) 697-2444

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.

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Top Care Areas

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

Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
normal
more than 63% of peers
Spine Disorders
normal
more than 54% of peers
Intervertebral Disc Disease
normal
more than 43% of peers

Dr. Mendel'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.

1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

19  Conditions Treated

  • Bone Disorders
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Neurological Diseases
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Vascular Disease

6  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

3 Sanctions
  • Disciplinary action in another state (7/28/2015)
    Action Taken: Voluntary Surrender
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Pennsylvania
  • Disciplinary action in another state (10/30/2013)
    Action Taken: Suspension
    Summary: Mendel, Richard C MD: License # 4301097431: NATURE OF COMPLAINT: The physician has Sister State Disciplinary Action and Failure to Report/Comply. ACTION TAKEN: The Michigan Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs, Bureau of Health Care Services has placed the physician’s Michigan license on SUSPENSION.
    State: Michigan
  • Unknown (1/22/2013)
    Action Taken: Surrender
    Summary: Mendel, Richard C MD; License # 21340; NATURE OF COMPLAINT; Unknown at this time. ACTION TAKEN: The Mississippi Board of Medical Licensure has accepted the physician’s voluntary SURRENDER of his Mississippi medical license.
    State: Mississippi
0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Drexel University College of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1989

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Mendel has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Mendel has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Mendel's Reviews

3.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Mendel to family and friends
15 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

  • 5
    (10)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Mendel's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Preformed multiple visits and even had a ESI done and lied bout causing a CSF leak found by other hospital.
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