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Appel, James Ziegler, MD

Affiliated with Novant Health
4.88 out of 5 | 139 reviews
Plastic Surgery
Novant Health Appel & Wormer Plastic Surgery - Myers Park
(704) 316-5025
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Patient Comments 30 reviews
July 17, 2022
I appreciate that Dr. Appel gave me treatment options, answered my questions and listened carefully to my concerns. I feel well cared for and I am grateful.
-Patient in CHARLOTTE, North Carolina

July 14, 2022
Dr. Appel has the wonderful combination of the best training and a caring demeanor. I wish all physicians could be so blessed.
-Patient in CHARLOTTE, North Carolina

July 11, 2022
My appointment was perfect. I got the time that I needed. It was quick. I didn't have to wait in the waiting room but just a minute. I got back to the to the examining room. That was quick. They were very nice. Dr. Appel is awesome. I'm very satisfied and yes I have recommended them to other people.
-Patient in MIDLAND, North Carolina

July 01, 2022
Dr. Appel is a great listener and gives wonderful advice. Dr. Apple’s staff is very friendly and efficient.
-Patient in CORNELIUS, North Carolina

June 30, 2022
Dr Appel and his staff are great! Very professional, takes a lot of time with you - answers questions and I didn’t feel rushed. He put a plan in place and is very thorough.
-Patient in CHARLOTTE, North Carolina


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Novant Health Appel & Wormer Plastic Surgery - Myers Park
(704) 316-5025

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Medical School:
Thomas Jefferson University

Duke University Medical Center 2002

Duke University Medical Center 2008

Vanderbilt University Hospital 2010

Board Certifications:
Plastic Surgery

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For years, people looking for a board-certified plastic surgeon in Charlotte have sought out James Appel, MD. Dr. Appel has devoted his career to refining his plastic surgery skills and learning about the latest techniques in cosmetic surgery. Focusing on both plastic and reconstructive surgery of the face, breast and body, Dr. Appel skillfully incorporates the most advanced surgical techniques available. Dr. Appel continues to participate in research and clinical studies. He is part of a team of experts in his field chosen to evaluate plastic surgery devices prior to release in the surgical community. Dr. Appel is the author of many surgical publications and has presented his findings at numerous national and international conferences.

Gender: Male