Dr. Stanley Appel, MD

Dr. Stanley Appel, MD

Neuromuscular Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 84
Dr. Stanley Appel, MD is a neuromuscular medicine specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 52 years. He graduated from Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons in 1960 and specializes in neuromuscular medicine.

6560 Fannin St Ste 802

Houston, TX 77030

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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Anterior Horn Disease
very high
more than 92% of peers
more than 88% of peers
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
more than 86% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neuromuscular Medicine

1  Board Certifications

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

50  Conditions Treated


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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.


  • Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons
    Medical School | Graduated 1960
  • Massachusetts General Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1961
  • Hospital Of The University Of Pennsylvania
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1966
  • Mt Sinai Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1962

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Appel has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Appel's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Appel to family and friends
7 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

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Dr. Appel's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Dr. Stanley Appel is awesome! I went to two different major hospital systems and can say with confidence that my experience with Dr. Appel and his team is notches above the others. His entire staff is great. He has dedicated his life to the research of motor neuron diseases and truly cares about...more
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Told me my symptoms were all in my imagination and trying to challenge my father in an arguement of his findings when my father said nothing to provoke his actions causing more emotional damage than he did anything. This was several years ago and I had a spinal fusion done by J. Kevin Kaufman who...more
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