Dr. James Appelbaum, MD

Dr. James Appelbaum, MD

Clinical Neurophysiology  ·  
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Age 58
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Dr. James Appelbaum, MD is a clinical neurophysiologist in Kansas City, KS and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from University Of Kansas / School Of Medicine in 1986 and specializes in clinical neurophysiology and neurology.

8919 Parallel Pkwy Ste 440

Kansas City, KS 66112

Contact Information

(913) 596-7286

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Appelbaum performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Tension Headache
very high
more than 98% of peers
Brain Disorders
very high
more than 92% of peers
Migraine
high
more than 86% of peers

Dr. Appelbaum's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

2  Specialties

  • Clinical Neurophysiology
  • Neurology

2  Board Certifications

  • Clinical Neurophysiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

82  Conditions Treated

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3  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • University Of Kansas / School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Saint Lukes Hospital Of Kansas City
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University Chicago Pritzker Sch Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Chicago Pritzker Sch Med
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Appelbaum has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Appelbaum's Reviews

1.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Appelbaum to family and friends
22 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (22)

  • 5
    (3)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (18)

Dr. Appelbaum's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    POOR
  • Explains condition(s) well

    POOR
  • Answers questions

    POOR
  • Time well spent

    FAIR

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    FAIR
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Bad manners.
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Dr Applebaum doesnt take the time to look further into things he just goes with the fast and quick solution i have horrible headaces still and i know for a fact i am bipolar and he doesnt seem to care to much
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Poor communication skills, 4 months with no diagnosis
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Doesn't remember see me between visits. Never fully read the reports from other Drs didn't even notice my responses were slow.
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Doesn't seem to want to look too far into the issues, tremors......
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