Dr. Richard Pennell, MD

Dr. Richard Pennell, MD

Vascular Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 64
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Dr. Richard Pennell, MD is a vascular surgery specialist in Saint Louis, MO and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from Saint Louis University School of Medicine in 1979 and specializes in vascular surgery.

625 S New Ballas Rd Ste 7063

Saint Louis, MO 63141

Contact Information

(314) 251-4200

Insurance Accepted

  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Missouri
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • Group Health Cooperative
  • 7 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Peripheral Artery Bypass
very high
more than 99% of peers
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Thrombosis
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Pennell'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

  • Vascular Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • Vascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

39  Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Heart Disease
  • Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
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28  Procedures

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 Missouri / Columbia Campus
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1975
  • Saint Louis University School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • St Louis University Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1980
  • St Louis University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Mayo Clinic Rochester
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Pennell has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Pennell's Reviews

3.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Pennell to family and friends
4 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

  • 5
    (2)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Pennell's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    FAIR
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Undiagnosed Thoracic outlet syndrome! Horrible office! Another cardiovascular surgeon immediately knew and confirmed complete compression in my artery! Time you retire!
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1st patient & was told Dr would be 1hr late. 2 minutes later taken back to room, told to finish paperwork there. BP taken and it was high. It's never been high; 1st red flag should have gone off..Ignored. Dr. Pennell walks in explaining a patient of his needed his leg amputated but anestiologist...more
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