Dr. Carin Appel, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology  |  
Female  |  
Age 45
(16)
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Dr. Carin Appel, MD
Chairman of the OB/GYN Department, Baptist Saint Anthony's Hospital, Amarillo, TX 2016-2018

1301 S Coulter St Ste 300

Amarillo, TX 79106

Contact Information

(806) 355-6330

Dr. Carin Appel, MD

Dr. Carin Appel, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Learn about Dr. Appel

Care Philosophy

I enjoy working with the patient to decide on the best treatment plan and strive to provide them with the latest information so that they can make informed decisions regarding their healthcare choices.  I try to listen to my patients and value their input.  I enjoy getting to know my patients on a personal level and also enjoy taking care of them throughout their whole lives.
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Dr. Appel's Experience

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Dr. Appel's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Obstetrics & Gynecology
  • Board certified in Obstetrics & Gynecology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
1

Specialties

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
1

Board Certifications

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*
24

Conditions Treated

  • Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breech Position
  • Cancer
  • Encounters for Normal Pregnancies
  • Endometriosis
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • High Risk Pregnancy
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Ovarian Cysts
  • Pap Smear Abnormalities
  • Perimenopause
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Uterine Fibroids
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
13

Procedures

  • Birth Control
  • C-Section
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Destruction or Excision of Lesion of Cervix (incl. LEEP)
  • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Vaginal Hysterectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Pregnancy Ultrasound
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC)
  • Vaginal Delivery and VBAC
  • Vaginal Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • Texas A&M University / Main Campus
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1995
  • The Texas A&M University System Health Science Center College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2003

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Appel has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Appel's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Appel to family and friends
4.5
based on 16 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Appel Says:

I strive to provide my patients with compassionate and knowledgeable care.  I take pride in my job and thoroughly enjoy what I do.  I try to listen to my patients and help them through difficult times as well as happy occasions such as the birth of their children.  I am constantly seeking to improve how I provide care and am always trying to learn to be a better physician.

Dr. Appel's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    31 to 45 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
Amarillo, TX |
I would not recommend her to anyone friend or not. I had a problem pregnancy and ended up losing the child. She didn't perform the necessary procedures afterwards and I eventually went to another doctor with a massive infection after months of lack of treatment.
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Dr. Appel accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
    Blue Choice
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Preferred PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Appel has admitting privileges

Northwest Texas Hospital
1501 S Coulter St
Amarillo, TX 79106
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