Dr. Douglas Kappelmann, MD

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Specializes in Ophthalmology • Male • Age 67

3555 Knickerbocker Rd
San Angelo, TX 76904
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Dr. Kappelmann's Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

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San Angelo Community Medical Center
3501 Knickerbocker Rd
San Angelo, TX 76904

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
West Texas Medical Associates
West Texas Medical Associates
3555 Knickerbocker Rd
San Angelo, TX 76904
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    Dr. Kappelmann's Experience

    Specialties

    • Ophthalmology

    Board Certifications

    • Ophthalmology
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    • Blepharoplasty
    • Cataract Removal Surgery
    • Contact Lens Fitting Services
    • Extraocular Muscle Surgery
    • Eyelid Surgery
    • Glaucoma Surgery
    • Pterygium Surgery
    • Repair of Eye Laceration
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    Conditions Dr. Kappelmann Treats

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    Background Check for Dr. Kappelmann

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Texas.
    • 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.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of Wisconsin Medical School
    Graduated in 1978

    Internship Hospital

    Malden Hospital
    Complete in 1979

    Residency Hospital

    SUNY Upstate Med Center
    Complete in 1982
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Kappelmann & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Kappelmann's Hospital Quality

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    3.7
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    3.7 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kappelmann to family and friends

    3.7 out of 5

    3 responses

    Dr. Kappelmann's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    3.7 out of 5

    3 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    3.7 out of 5

    3 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    3.7 out of 5

    3 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

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    Experience with Dr. Kappelmann

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    3.7 out of 5

    3 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    3.7 out of 5

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    How well provider listens and answers questions

    3.7 out of 5

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    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    3.7 out of 5

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    Office Locations

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    West Texas Medical Associates
    3555 Knickerbocker Rd
    San Angelo, TX 76904
    (325) 949-9555 (Office)
    (325) 224-5931 (Fax)
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