Dr. Robert Russell, MD

Dr. Robert Russell, MD

Plastic Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 72
(8)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Robert Russell, MD is a plastic surgery doctor who practices in Springfield, IL. He is 72 years old and has been practicing for 45 years.

320 E Carpenter St Ste 1A

Springfield, IL 62702

Contact Information

(217) 525-0808

Insurance Accepted

  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Top Care Areas

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Wound Repair
high
more than 88% of peers
Hand Fracture
normal
more than 76% of peers
Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
normal
more than 76% of peers

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Specialties

  • Plastic Surgery
  • Breast Reconstruction Surgery
  • Cosmetic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • General Hand Surgery
  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery of the Hand
2

Board Certifications

  • Hand Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Plastic Surgery*
  • Plastic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Plastic Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Benign Tumor
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Hypoplasia
  • Breast Ptosis
  • Cancer
  • Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Congenital Anomalies of Breast
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gynecomastia
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hidradenitis
  • Localized Fat Deposits
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Second-Degree Burns
  • Skin Cancer
  • Third-Degree Burns
  • Trigger Finger
  • Wrist Fracture
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Procedures

  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Arm Surgery
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Breast Augmentation
  • Breast Lift Surgery
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Reduction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Facelift
  • Facial Reconstruction
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Nipple Reconstruction
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
  • Skin Excision for Hidradenitis
  • Skin Grafts
  • Skin and Tissue Reduction
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Wound Repair
  • Wrist Fusion
  • Wrist Replacement

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

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 1972
  • Wishard Meml Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Indiana University School Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Siu School Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • St Vincents
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Russell has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Russell's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Russell to family and friends
4.5
based on 8 total reviews (3 with comments)
Dr. Russell'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
    Under 10 minutes
Patient Comments (3)
Chatham, IL |
Dr. Russell is the best hand surgeon there is in Springfield, Illinois. I would highly recommend him.
I feel like my life has been ruined by the side effects of the bad surgery he performed.
Houston, TX |
My surgery was a panniculectomy. Turned out great excellent docotor
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Russell accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Russell has admitting privileges

HSHS St. Anthony's Memorial Hospital
503 N Maple St
Effingham, IL 62401
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HSHS St. John's Hospital
800 East Carpenter Street
Springfield, IL 62769
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Memorial Medical Center
701 North 1st Street
Springfield, IL 62781
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