Dr. Stanley H Appel MD Neurologist

Dr. Stanley Appel is a neurologist in Houston, Texas and is affiliated with The Methodist Hospital. He received his medical degree from Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons and has been in practice for 54 years. Dr. Appel accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 60 doctors at The Methodist Hospital who specialize in Neurology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Neurologist: General Neurology

Hospital Affiliation

The Methodist Hospital
Ranked #11 in Neurology & Neurosurgery

Education & Medical Training

Massachusetts General Hospital
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1960–1961

Mount Sinai School of Medicine
Residency, Neurology, 1961–1962

University of Pennsylvania Health System
Residency, Neurology, 1965–1966

Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
Class of 1960

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Certified in Neurology

TX State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Investigator Alumnus, Howard Hughes Medical Institute

Elected Member, The American Society for Clinical Investigation

Publications & Presentations

TREM2 Variant p.R47H as a Risk Factor for Sporadic Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis.
Cady, J.,Koval, E. D.,Benitez, B. A.,Zaidman, C.,Jockel-Balsarotti, J.,Allred, P.,Baloh, R. H.,Ravits, J.,Simpson, E.,Appel, S. H.,Pestronk, A.,Goate, A. M.,Miller, T. M.,Cruchaga, C.,Harms, M. B.

Immune-mediated Mechanisms in the Pathoprogression of Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis.
Zhao, W.,Beers, D. R.,Appel, S. H.

A tribute to jenny s. Henkel, ph.d. (1955-2013).
Appel, S. H.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois BlueChoice Select
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • BCBS Texas BlueChoice
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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