Dr. Rami Apelian, MD

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Neurology

Dr. Rami Apelian, MD is a Neurology Specialist in Arcadia, CA and has over 16 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Apelian has extensive experience in Epilepsy and Sleep Disorders. He graduated from Tulane University School of Medicine in 2006. He is affiliated with medical facilities Casa Colina Hospital and Methodist Hospital of Southern California. His office accepts new patients.

Dr. Rami Apelian, MD

Huntington Headache and Neurology

289 W Huntington Dr Ste 301 Arcadia, CA 91007
Accepting new patients

Accepting new patients

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Dr. Apelian is affiliated with Casa Colina Hospital Pomona, a highly rated hospital.

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Frequently Treated by Dr. Apelian

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Apelian treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Apelian treats other conditions, please contact the office at (626) 714-1215.

Epilepsy

Epilepsy specialists diagnose and treat spectrum of brain disorders that cause seizures due to an interruption of normal nerve activity in the brain.Compare with other Epilepsy specialists.

Dr. Apelian is experienced in the area of Epilepsy. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

Based on claims data for 3 conditions and procedures

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Epilepsy
Essential Tremor
Seizure Disorders
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High
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Very High
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Sleep Disorders

Sleep disorders specialists diagnose and treat conditions that disrupt sleep, including insomnia, narcolepsy, restless legs syndrome, and sleep apnea.Compare with other Sleep Disorders specialists.

Dr. Apelian is experienced in the area of Sleep Disorders. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

Based on claims data for 4 conditions and procedures

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Insomnia
Sleep-Related Leg Cramp
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High
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Check Dr. Apelian's experience treating your condition or procedure

Dr. Apelian's conditions and procedures:

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Aneurysm
  • Anterior Horn Disease
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chorea (Excluding Huntington's Chorea)
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuritis
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathy
  • Chronic Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Concussion
  • Confusion
  • Deep Brain Stimulation
  • Dementia
  • Dementia Evaluation
  • Dementia or Depression Screening
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dystonia
  • Ear Disorders
  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Evaluation and Treatment of Sleep Disorders
  • Febrile Convulsion
  • Fever-Induced Seizure
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Huntington's Disease
  • Hydrocephalus
  • ImPACT Testing
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Memory Evaluation
  • Meningiomas
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myelopathy
  • Myoclonus
  • Nerve Conduction Studies
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Parkinsonism
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Neuropathy Testing
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Polyneuropathy Due to Alcohol and Drugs
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rasmussen's Syndrome
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Sleep-Related Leg Cramp
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Syncope
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Tension Headache
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vagus Nerve Stimulation (VNS)
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo
  • Vitamin B Deficiency

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(626) 714-1215

Dr. Apelian accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Basic HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
Advantage-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Individual-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Large Group-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Small Group-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Student Health-CA PPO
Bronze EPO (Prudent Buyer / Small Grp)-CA PPO
Bronze EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Bronze w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer PPO/Small Grp)-CA PPO
Dignity Health EPO / PPO-CA
Dignity Health Ventura EPO/PPO-CA
EPO-CA
Gold (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Gold Advantage-CA PPO
Gold EPO (Prudent Buyer / Small Grp)-CA PPO
Gold EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Lumenos Plans-CA PPO
Major Risk Medical Insurance Program (MRMIP) - Prudent Buyer-CA PPO
MemorialCare Custom-CA PPO
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
Platinum (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Silver Advantage-CA PPO
Silver EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Silver EPO w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer/Small Grp)-CA PPO
Silver w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer PPO/Small Grp)-CA PPO
Tenet Network-CA PPO
Traditional
Traditional PPO
UC Care-CA PPO
UC CORE-CA PPO
UC Health Savings Plan-CA
UC High Option Supplement to Medicare-CA
UC Medicare with Prescription Drugs-CA PPO
UC Medicare without Prescription Drugs-CA PPO
UC Resident and Fellows-CA PPO
UCSHIP-CA PPO
Anthem Blue Cross
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Blue Shield of California
Access Plus Savenet
Local Access Plus HMO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
Health Net
Medicare
Special Needs Plan SNP
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare

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I've only had my first visit with Dr. Apelian. I was very impressed. He was engaging, asked lots of questions, was very thorough and put a plan together for me with a follow up. We'll see how it goes, but I give him a big thumbs up. Staff was helpful and polite.
What went well
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Jeff – Nov 10, 2021
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I've been going to Dr. Apelian for about a year now. He has helped me so much with headaches, neck pain and shoulder pain. I get injections every three months and it has really made a difference in my quality of life. He is very smart and thorough.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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PAMELA NEELY – May 16, 2020
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Great Doctor, listens, and knows his stuff.
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May 15, 2019
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Dr. Apelian is knowledgeable, patient, competent, and responsive. Staff is also helpful and nice. He did a great job for my nerve conducting and EMG tests. Highly recommended.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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lisa in Los Angeles, CA – Aug 15, 2017
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Dr. Apelian is one of the best doctors I've been to. He is knowledgeable, patient friendly and funny too.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Signal Hill, CA – May 10, 2017
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He is an amazing doctor! He diagnosed my daughter with a condition that no other doctor had recognized. She has had surgery and is now doing a lot better. He is also a very kind and caring person. I also go to him and would highly recommend him!
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Lynn F. in Arcadia, CA – Dec 07, 2016
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Dr. Apelian is wonderful! He was able to help me with my issues when 3 other medical professionals have not been able to before. He was informative and his exams and tests were extremely comprehensive.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Nina in Rancho Cucamonga, CA – Jun 10, 2016
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About Me

Care Philosophy

Redefining comprehensive care with an integrated and specialized approach.  Dr. Apelian is compassionate, empathetic, and dedicated to finding...Read more

Biography

Dr. Rami Apelian is a five-time board certified neurologist based in Arcadia, California. Throughout his twelve years in private practice, Dr. Apelian...Read more

Specialties

  • Neurology
  • Clinical Neurophysiology
  • Headache Management
  • Headache Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Clinical Neurophysiology
  • Epilepsy
  • Neurology

Education

2011
University of Southern California / Keck School of Medicine
Fellowship Hospital
2011
USC
Fellowship Hospital
2010
University of Southern California / Keck School of Medicine
Residency Hospital
2010
J. Kiffin Penry Epilepsy Minifelloship
2006
Tulane University School of Medicine
Medical School
2006
Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine
Medical School
2000
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA AT SAN DIEGO
Undergraduate School
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Languages

  • English
  • Arabic
  • Armenian
  • Spanish

Awards

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Is Dr. Rami Apelian, MD accepting new patients?

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What are Dr. Rami Apelian, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Apelian frequently treats Epilepsy and Sleep Disorders. See all practice areas where Dr. Apelian specializes.

Where is Dr. Rami Apelian, MD's office located?

Dr. Apelian's office is located at 289 W Huntington Dr Ste 301, Arcadia, CA 91007. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

What languages does Dr. Rami Apelian, MD speak?

Dr. Apelian speaks Spanish, Arabic, and Armenian. View profile to see all.

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Locations

Huntington Headache and Neurology

Huntington Headache and Neurology289 W Huntington Dr Ste 301 Arcadia, CA 91007
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Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Apelian is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

Casa Colina Hospital

Pomona, CA

84% Patients that would definitely recommend, 14% higher than the national average

10 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2022)

Methodist Hospital of Southern California

Arcadia, CA

71% Patients that would definitely recommend, 1% higher than the national average

7 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Stroke Care Excellence Award™ (2021)