Dr. Alan Appley, MD

Dr. Alan Appley, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 60
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Dr. Alan Appley, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Lafayette, LA and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from Tulane University School Of Medicine in 1983 and specializes in neurosurgery.

155 Hospital Dr Ste 100

Lafayette, LA 70503

Contact Information

(337) 235-7743

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Benesys
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Bluegrass Family Health
  • Cigna
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
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Dr. Appley's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Meningiomas
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Appley treats Meningiomas more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Appley treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Radiation-Induced Meningioma
Spondylosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Appley treats Spondylosis more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Appley treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Myelopathy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Appley treats Myelopathy more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Appley treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Autoimmune Myelopathy

About Me

Biography

Dr. Alan Appley, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Lafayette, LA and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from Tulane University School Of Medicine in 1983 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1989
    Lac/Usc Med Center
    Residency Hospital
    1989
  • 1984
    Lac/Usc Med Center
    Internship Hospital
    1984
  • 1983
    Tulane University School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1983
  • 1979
    Franklin and Marshall College
    Undergraduate School
    1979

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Dr. Appley's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Appley

4.3

Based on 25 reviews

5 Stars
76%
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4 Stars
4%
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3 Stars
4%
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2 Stars
4%
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1 Star
12%
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Dr. Appley treated and did surgery for me and was not only an excellent surgeon, but an excellent care provider. He made sure to remain aware of my diabetes and was thorough and attentive to all of my needs and concerns. Great doctor, great staff.
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After viewing my MRI, Dr. Appley saw right away that I needed fusion back surgery L4-L5. I had numbness in legs after walking 150 yards, lower back pain and frequent sciatic pain. I had OLIF surgery on Dec. 21 from 4 - 8 pm, I returned to my room at 9.15pm and was walking hall at 12.10 am and was...Read More
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Very good service and took his time with us...Very impressed.
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Excellent surgeon
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great bedside maner took appropriate time to answer questions and nursing stafff very good
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Assurant Health
Benesys
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Bluegrass Family Health
Worker's Compensation WC
Cigna
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
CoreSource
Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
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