Dr. William Brown Applegate MD Internist

Dr. William Applegate is an internist in Winston Salem, North Carolina and is affiliated with Wake Forest University Health Service. He received his medical degree from University of Louisville School of Medicine and has been in practice for 42 years. He is one of 45 doctors at Wake Forest University Health Service who specialize in Internal Medicine.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Internist: Geriatric Medicine

Education & Medical Training

Boston University Medical Center
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1973 - 1975

University of North Carolina Hospitals
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1976 - 1977

University of Louisville School of Medicine
Class of 1972

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Geriatric Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

NC State Medical License

Publications & Presentations

Effects of Randomization to Intensive Glucose Control on Adverse Events, Cardiovascular Disease and Mortality in Older Versus Younger Adults in the ACCORD Trial.
Miller, M. E.,Williamson, J. D.,Gerstein, H. C.,Byington, R. P.,Cushman, W. C.,Ginsberg, H. N.,Ambrosius, W. T.,Lovato, L.,Applegate, W. B.

Elderly patients' adherence to statin therapy.
Applegate, W.B.

Body mass index, weight change, and death in older adults: the systolic hypertension in the elderly program.
Somes, G.W., Kritchevsky, S.B., Shorr, R.I., Pahor, M., Applegate, W.B.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS California CaliforniaCare HMO
  • BCBS California PowerSelect HMO
  • BCBS California PPO
  • BCBS North Carolina BlueOptions PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net California Large Group PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO - Kaiser
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Pacificare HMO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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