Dr Ronnie Smalling has the following 1 SPECIALTIES
Dr Ronnie Smalling has the following 9 expertise
- Chemical Ablation (Varithena)
- Chronic Venous Insufficiency Screening
- Cosmetic Aesthetic
- Non-Thermal Ablation (VenaSeal)
- PAD Screening
- Perforater Ablation
- Thermal Ablation- Laser and RF technology
- Volume Recovery
Patients' Choice Award (2018, 2017)Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2018)Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.
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Dr. Ronnie G Smalling is a graduate of the University of Oklahoma College of Medicine in 1986 where he also completed his residency in 1989. His medical training continued when he accepted one of the four seats offered in the Cardiovascular Fellowship at LA County Hospital. There, Dr. Smalling trained under Clinical Instructor of Medicine at the University of Southern California Medical Center headed by professor Dr. Shahbudin Rahimtoola, who is the distinguished ACC recipient of a lifetime achievement award in 2013, in the company of only four other recipients ever to receive the ACC award. Dr. Rahimtoola known as "the world's cardiologist" and Dr. Smalling cites his successes over the past two decades has been tied to the physician who equipped him to excel in his expertise. Dr. Smalling furthered his cardiology specialty by dedicating himself to an additional fellowship year specializing in Interventional Cardiology at The Heart Institute at St. Vincent Hospital in Portland, OR. Upon graduating, he moved his family of four to Springfield, MO and enjoyed a thriving Interventional Cardiology practice there for ten years. Besides his successes at St. John's Regional Health Center, he served as Medical Director for Hammons Heart Institute while also becoming known as a "Top Doc" in Cardiovascular Disease by "417 Magazine." Smalling was the author for several clinical Interventional Cardiology research trials and while developing patented devices and leading many educational speaking engagements. His patient successes led to Mercy St. John's recruiting Dr. Smalling to implement a Peripheral Interventional Cardiology for the Cardiology program in Joplin, MO in 2007. He built a thriving practice there and implemented the program to help support local patients from having to travel for their peripheral interventional needs. Along with implementing numerous new technologies to improve patient outcomes at Mercy St. John's.