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Dr. Burton Appel, MD

Pediatric Hematology & Oncology*
5.0 (2)
Map Pin Small Hackensack, NJ
Accepting new patients
34 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Burton Appel, MD

Dr. Burton Appel, MD is a Pediatric Hematology-Oncology Specialist in Hackensack, NJ. They specialize in Pediatric Hematology & Oncology, has 34 years of experience, and is board certified in Pediatrics. They graduated from University of Chicago and is affiliated with Hackensack University Medical Center. Patients rated Dr. Appel an average 5.0 star rating.

Dr. Appel works at Tomorrows Children's Institute in Hackensack, NJ. They frequently treat conditions like Acute Lymphoid Leukemia and Acute Leukemia along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Appel's Office Locations

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    Tomorrows Children's Institute
    30 Prospect Ave, Hackensack, NJ 07601 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (201) 351-1029

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  • Hackensack University Medical Center

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    Specialties*
    • Pediatric Hematology & Oncology

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    • 34 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
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    • 1790731925
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • University of Chicago
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    • Pediatrics and Pediatric Hematology-Oncology
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    Dr. Burton Appel, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Appel is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Appel has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Appel works at Tomorrows Children's Institute in Hackensack, NJ. View the full address on Dr. Appel’s profile.

    Dr. Appel has seen patients for Acute Lymphoid Leukemia and Acute Leukemia, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Appel on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    2 patients have reviewed Dr. Appel. The overall rating for this provider is 5.0. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Appel.

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