Dr. Joshua Cappell, MD

Dr. Joshua Cappell, MD

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Dr. Joshua Cappell, MD is a pediatric neurology specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 14 years. He graduated from New York University School of Medicine in 1998 and specializes in pediatric neurology, pediatrics, and more.Read his story

3959 Broadway # Bhn

New York, NY 10032

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
  • Connecticare
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Brain Disorders
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more than 60% of peers
Epilepsy
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more than 43% of peers
Spine Disorders
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more than 11% of peers

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Dr. Cappell's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Cappell "Dr. Cappell's clinical interests include Pediatric neuro ICU care, neurologic aspects of general pediatric disease, and co-morbid neurological and medical diseases."

3  Specialties

  • Pediatric Neurology
  • Neurology
  • Pediatrics

3  Board Certifications

  • Neurology with Special Qualification in Child Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
  • Pediatric Critical Care Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*
  • Pediatrics
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*

39  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Chorea (Excluding Huntington's Chorea)
  • Dystonia
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Febrile Convulsion
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Migraine
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myoclonus
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Rasmussen's Syndrome
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Sleep-Walking
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spine Disorders
  • Thrombosis
  • Tic Disorders
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tremor
  • Vascular Disease
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2  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • New York University School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1998
  • Mount Sinai Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1999
  • Mount Sinai Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2002
  • Columbia University Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2004
  • New York Presbyterian Hosp Columbia Univ Medical Ctr
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2011

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Cappell has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Patient Comments (1)

Sloppy,unprofessional,egotisticalincompetent man was the attending physician in the ICU @ NY Presbyterian/Columbia Morgan Stanley Childrens Hospital & was a complete nightmare to deal with. No respect for the patient, their parents or the protocols of the hospital. Never introduced himself as a...more
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