Dr. Mariel Szapiel, MD

Dr. Mariel Szapiel, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 41
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Dr. Mariel Szapiel, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Parker, CO and has been practicing for 16 years. She graduated from University Of Puerto Rico / Medical Sciences Campus in 2003 and specializes in neurosurgery and orthopedic spine surgery.

9397 Crown Crest Blvd Ste 225

Parker, CO 80138

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  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Szapiel's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Chronic Neck Pain
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Szapiel treats Chronic Neck Pain more than 81% of her peers

Dr. Szapiel treats this condition more than 81% of her peers

Spine Fractures, Traumatic
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Szapiel treats Spine Fractures, Traumatic more than 79% of her peers

Dr. Szapiel treats this condition more than 79% of her peers

Low Back Pain
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Szapiel treats Low Back Pain more than 74% of her peers

Dr. Szapiel treats this condition more than 74% of her peers

Dr. Szapiel's conditions and procedures:

  • Aneurysm
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Surgery
  • Brain Tumor
  • Brain Tumor Surgery
  • Broken Neck
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Deep Brain Stimulation
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Disc Replacement
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Ear Disorders
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • Epilepsy
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Fracture Care
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hip Sprain
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Stereotactic Surgery
  • Stereotaxis
  • Steroid Injection
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Wrist Fracture

About Me

Biography

Dr. Mariel Szapiel, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Parker, CO and has been practicing for 16 years. She graduated from University Of Puerto Rico / Medical Sciences Campus in 2003 and specializes in neurosurgery and orthopedic spine surgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

Ohio State University Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
Ohio State University Hospital
Residency Hospital
University Of Puerto Rico School Of Medicine
Internship Hospital
2003
University Of Puerto Rico / Medical Sciences Campus
Medical School
2003

Awards

Dr. Szapiel's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Szapiel

3.8

Based on 32 reviews

5 Stars
59.375%
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4 Stars
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1 Star
25%
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Caring and compassionate but also smart and good at what she does. She helped me a lot and now I am recovering well. I am so thankful for Dr. Szapiel.
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My husband is up and walking thanks to her. She is amazing. I wish she wasn't leaving Denver because now she won't be available to the people here who may need her skills and expertise.
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If I had been able to leave a -10 stars I would have been eager to do so. “Dr” Szapiel operated on my daughter 2+ years ago at Parker Adventist. She advocated a spinal stem implant in my daughters thigh to relieve chronic nerve pain. This operation left my child with far more acute and chronic...Read More
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Dr. Szapiel has performed both of my discectomys with her and her staff being understanding, kind, and patient with me leading up to it. She will only do surgery if necessary, and will recommend when not needed. I would return to her if ever needed and recommend her to anyone else.
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My 1st visit to her was great. Explained through MRI images that I had herniated 2 discs and could see it was causing me great pain. Set up injections with a colleague and told me to wait 72 hours for full effect. And wrote me prescriptions, one percocet and another muscle relaxer for spasms. Ran...Read More
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