Dr. Russell Tackett, MD

Dr. Russell Tackett, MD

Urology  |  
Male  |  
Age 63
(7)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Russell Tackett, MD is an urology specialist in Kansas City, MO. He graduated from University of Missouri School of Medicine and specializes in urology.

2340 E Meyer Blvd Bldg 2

Kansas City, MO 64132

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • CoreSource
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Bladder Infection
very high
more than 99% of peers
Bladder Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers
Peyronie's Disease
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Tackett'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.

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Specialties

  • Urology
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Board Certifications

  • Urology
    Accredited by: American Board of Urology*
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Conditions Treated

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Procedures

  • Bladder Surgery
  • Complex Penile Surgery
  • Cystectomy
  • Cystometry
  • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
  • Excision of Testicular Lesion
  • Incontinence Sling Procedure
  • Kidney and Ureter Removal
  • Kidney Stone Removal
  • Kidney Stone Removal, Closed
  • Kidney Surgery
  • Lithotripsy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Orchiectomy
  • Pelvic Exenteration (For: Gynecologic, Urinary, or Colorectal Malignancy)
  • Penile Implants
  • Prostate Removal
  • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
  • TURP (Transurethral Resection of Prostate) or Laser Destruction of Prostate
  • Urethral Dilation
  • Urinary Stone Removal (Litholapaxy)
  • Varicocelectomy or Hydrocelectomy

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 School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Barnes - Jewish Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Barnes - Jewish Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Tackett has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Tackett's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Tackett to family and friends
5.0
based on 7 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
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Dr. Tackett'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
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

in Overland Park, KS
Dr. Tackett is an outstanding physician who came personally recommended by my family physician. He was my urologist for many years. Unfortunately, he retired a few months ago, and he will be missed..
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