Dr. Richard C Pennell MD

Dr. Richard Pennell is a vascular surgery doctor in Saint Louis, Missouri and is affiliated with Mercy Hospital St. Louis. He received his medical degree from Saint Louis University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 35 years. Dr. Pennell accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 3 doctors at Mercy Hospital St. Louis who specialize in Vascular Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

General Vascular Surgery

Hospital Affiliation

Mercy Hospital St. Louis

Education & Medical Training

St Louis University School of Medicine
Residency, General Surgery, 1979–1984

Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education
Fellowship, Vascular Surgery, 1984–1986

Saint Louis University School of Medicine
Class of 1979

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified 29 years in Surgery

American Board of Surgery
Certified 25 years in Vascular Surgery

MN State Medical License
Active through 2014

MO State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Publications & Presentations

Cystic adventitial disease of the popliteal artery.
Motaganahalli, R.L., Pennell, R.C., Mantese, V.A., Westfall, S.G.

Duplex scan for deep vein thrombosis--defining who needs an examination of the contralateral asymptomatic leg.
Pennell, R.C., Mantese, V.A., Westfall, S.G.

Are seeded endothelial cells the origin of neointima on prosthetic vascular grafts?
Hollier, L. H., Fowl, R. J., Pennell, R. C., Heck, C. F., Winter, K. A., Fass, D. N., Kaye, M. P.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem Blue Access Choice PPO
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred Plus POS
  • Anthem Blue Preferred Select
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Coventry Health Care PPO Platinum
  • Coventry Missouri - HMO/POS
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HealthLink PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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