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Dr. Rustico Simpelo, MD

General Surgery ·  Male · Age 81

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Dr. Simpelo

Austin Plaza Primary Care

108 Frizzell St Ste 5 Potosi, MO 63664

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(573) 438-8500

Dr. Rustico Simpelo, MD is a general surgery specialist in Potosi, MO and has been practicing for 50 years. He graduated from University Of Santo Tomas, Faculty Of Medicine and Surgery in 1962 and specializes in general surgery.


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Dr. Simpelo accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
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Dr. Simpelo's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Tonsillitis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Simpelo treats Tonsillitis more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Simpelo treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Stomach Diseases
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Simpelo treats Stomach Diseases more than 78% of his peers

Dr. Simpelo treats this condition more than 78% of his peers

Pulmonary Disease
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Simpelo treats Pulmonary Disease more than 78% of his peers

Dr. Simpelo treats this condition more than 78% of his peers

Dr. Simpelo's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Aneurysm
  • Benign Tumor
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Lump
  • Burn Injuries
  • Cancer
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fracture
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Lipomas
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Surgery
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Rib Fracture
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Second-Degree Burns
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Thrombosis
  • Tonsillitis
  • Ulcer
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Wound Repair

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About Me

Biography

Dr. Rustico Simpelo, MD is a general surgery specialist in Potosi, MO and has been practicing for 50 years. He graduated from University Of Santo Tomas, Faculty Of Medicine and Surgery in 1962 and specializes in general surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

1969
Mt Carmel Mercy Hospital
Residency Hospital
1965
Mt Carmel Mercy Hospital
Internship Hospital
1962
University Of Santo Tomas, Faculty Of Medicine and Surgery
Medical School
1969
1965
1962

Languages

  • Spanish
  • Tagalog
  • English

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69% Patient experience rating, Equal to the national average

61% Patient experience rating, 8% lower than the national average