Dr. Steven Appleby, MD

Dr. Steven Appleby, MD

Cardiology  ·  
Dr. Steven Appleby, MD is a cardiology specialist in Long Beach, CA and has been practicing for 8 years. He graduated from Drexel University College Of Medicine in 2009 and specializes in cardiology and interventional cardiology.Read his story

2110 N Bellflower Blvd

Long Beach, CA 90815

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Chest Pain
more than 90% of peers
Heart Disease
more than 86% of peers
more than 84% of peers

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Dr. Appleby's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Appleby "A native Californian, Dr. Appleby was born in Mountain View, a community near Palo Alto and the Stanford area. After graduating with a Bachelor's Degree in Biology from Santa Clara University, he attended Medical School at Drexel University College of Medicine in Philadelphia. Returning to California, Dr. Appleby completed his Internship and Residency training in Internal Medicine at UCI Medical Center in Orange, through the University of California Irvine. He then went on to complete a three year Fellowship in Cardiology and an additional year Fellowship specializing in Interventional Cardiology also at UCIMC. Dr. Appleby has been on staff at Long Beach Memorial since 2010 and he is the co-author of numerous articles on cardiac-related conditions."
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2  Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology

3  Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Interventional Cardiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

42  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease
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16  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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.


  • Drexel University College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2009
  • University Of California Irvine Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2010

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Appleby has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Appleby's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Appleby to family and friends
8 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Appleby's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

Dr. Appleby listens carefully, answers my questions, cares about how I'm feeling. He is friendly, kind and interested
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Where do I begin!??! Dr Applby was so kind enough to see me as an urgent status, and for that alone, I am immensely grateful!!! Dr Appleby was professional, efficient, and hilariously funny....which for me, is a HUGE plus!!! He took excellent care of me and made me feel great about the high level...more
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My anticipated visit with Dr. Appleby might never come to fruition due to the uncooperative staff that work (?) his scheduling desk. One would expect that if the doctor leaves his multitude of advertising flyers at Memorial Care Medical Group, his staff would be instructed of the proper etiquette...more
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I like that he’s up to speed on my case & has options for me when he comes in the room. He’s very positive yet honest about the status of things.
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My name is Ms. Bermudez as Dr. Appleby refer's to me by. I love the fact that he's my cardio doctor. I am a living testiment. I have come to him with many medical difficulties, i was pieced back together after my heart failed while i was being operated on in a hospital. No other doctor's...more
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