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Joseph Ward Cappel, MD

Family Medicine
Accepts New Patients
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Serving all people by providing personalized health and wellness through exemplary care, education and research.

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Ages SeenInfants and Toddlers (ages 0-2), Children (ages 3-11), Adolescents (ages 12-18), Adults, Geriatrics, Newborns (0-28 days)
Hospital Affiliations
  • Baylor Scott & White All Saints Medical Center - Fort Worth
Insurance Accepted
*Accepted plans and benefits may vary by location.
INSURANCE PLAN
ACCEPTS NEW PATIENTS
Aetna - HMO
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Aetna - Open Access Elect Choice
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Aetna - Open Access HMO
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Aetna - Open Access Managed Choice
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Aetna - QPOS
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Aetna - US Access
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Baylor Scott & White Quality Alliance - DFW ConnectedCare
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Advantage Bronze
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Advantage Gold
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Advantage Silver
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Choice Plus
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Choice PPO
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Essentials
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Federal Select PPO
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Medicare Advantage - EFH Retirees
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Medicare Advantage - Oncor
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Cigna - CAC Plan
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Cigna - Great West Open Access PPO-Open Access
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Cigna - Great West POS
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Cigna - Great West PPO
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Cigna - Open Access Plus
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Cigna - PPO
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First Health - First Health PPO
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Healthscope - DART ACO
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Healthscope - DART ACO Flex
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HealthSmart - HealthSmart PPO
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HealthSmart - HealthSmart Preferred Care EPO
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HealthSmart - HealthSmart Preferred Care GEPO
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Humana - ChoiceCare Preferred Network
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Humana - Commercial PPO Plans
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Humana - Medicare Advantage Plans
Imagine Health - EPN
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Medicaid - Traditional Medicaid
Medicare - Traditional Medicare
PHCS Network - Beech Street of Texas PPO
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PHCS Network - Private Health Care System PPO
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Plus HMO
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Plus PPO
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred EPO Network
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred HMO - Large Group
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred HMO Network - Group
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred PPO Network
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSWH Employee Network - PPO & HSA
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSWH Employee Network - SEQA & EQA
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Scott & White Health Plan - EPO Network-Group
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Scott & White Health Plan - EPO Network-Individual/Family
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Scott & White Health Plan - ERS BSW Preferred HMO Network
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Scott & White Health Plan - HMO Network - Large Group
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Scott & White Health Plan - HMO Network-Group
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Scott & White Health Plan - HMO Network-Individual/Family
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Scott & White Health Plan - McLane Group Network
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Scott & White Health Plan - PPO Network-Group
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Scott & White Health Plan - SeniorCare Advantage HMO
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Scott & White Health Plan - SeniorCare Advantage PPO
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Scott & White Health Plan - TRS - Active Care Participants Network
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Superior - Ambetter Balance Care - Silver
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Superior - Ambetter Essential Care - Bronze
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Superior - Ambetter Secure Care - Gold
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UnitedHealth - AARP Medicare Complete
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UnitedHealth - Charter EPO
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UnitedHealth - Charter HMO
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UnitedHealth - Charter POS
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UnitedHealth - Choice +HMO
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UnitedHealth - Choice EPO
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UnitedHealth - Choice HMO
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UnitedHealth - Choice Plus POS
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UnitedHealth - Core Choice Plus POS
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UnitedHealth - Core EPO
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UnitedHealth - Core HMO
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UnitedHealth - Dual Complete Medicare Advantage
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UnitedHealth - Group Medicare Advantage
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UnitedHealth - Medicare Complete
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UnitedHealth - Medicare Gold
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UnitedHealth - Medicare Silver
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UnitedHealth - Navigate EPO
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UnitedHealth - Navigate HMO
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UnitedHealth - Navigate POS
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UnitedHealth - Nexus ACO OA
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UnitedHealth - NexusACO R
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UnitedHealth - PPO
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UnitedHealth - Select EPO
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UnitedHealth - Select HMO
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UnitedHealth - Select Plus POS
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Insurance listings are subject to change without prior notice. Please call the physician's office or health plan to verify coverage information prior to scheduling your visit or procedure. PPO Network Agreements include participating Employers and/or Administrator only. Not all members participating in contracted networks have in network access. Networks include Beech Street, HealthSmart, PHCS and Texas True Choice. In network participation is updated on a monthly basis by the network.
Background
Education
  • Medical School: Louisiana State University (1975)
  • Education: Louisiana State University (1975)
  • Internship: Family Practice, John Peter Smith Hospital (1976)
  • Residency: Family Practice, John Peter Smith Hospital (1978)
Certifications
  • Family Medicine - American Board of Family Medicine
Industry Relationships

Baylor Scott & White Health’s vision is to be the most trusted name in giving and receiving safe, quality, compassionate healthcare. As part of that vision, Baylor Scott & White Health is committed to dealing honestly, fairly and with integrity in all matters to provide exemplary patient care, broaden medical knowledge, train the next generation of physicians and support outside relationships that promise public benefit.To that end, Baylor Scott & White Health physicians may collaborate with health care industry partners such as pharmaceutical, biotech, or medical device companies (collectively referred to as Industry) to help develop medical breakthroughs, or provide medical expertise or education.To promote professional and commercial integrity in such matters, physicians who are employed, contracted for administrative duties or performing research with Baylor Scott & White Health seek advanced approval for certain new Industry relationships, and report their Industry relationships and activities to the Office of Corporate Compliance annually for review.

Baylor Scott & White Health publicly discloses reported payments to these physicians and their immediate family members of $5,000 or more from Industry companies with which the physicians interact as part of their professional activities.The information on this website may differ somewhat from information on other publicly available databases due to different reporting periods, definitions, or reporting requirements.Patients may visit CMS’ Open Payments Database for more information, and should feel free to speak with their physician about relationships with Industry.

As of May 11, 2020, Joseph Ward Cappel, MD  has reported no outside relationship with Industry that is applicable to this listing.

Reviews(245)
Overall: 4.9*
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Sep 13, 2020
Dr. Cappell is the best!
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Sep 11, 2020
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Sep 11, 2020
I'm been a patient of Dr Cappels for years, and would definitely recommend him to anyone!
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Sep 10, 2020
it was a Well Visit and I thought everything went very very well
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Sep 1, 2020
always have good experience and always satisfied with results.
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Aug 31, 2020
extremely professional
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Aug 25, 2020
very professional and informative with legitimate concerns and my health
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Aug 19, 2020
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Aug 19, 2020
Dr Cappel is an excellent doctor! He is very knowledgeable, has a lot of common sense and listens to you! He not only recommends and provides needed care, but explains thoroughly why that particular care is needed and the impacts of what it does for you. Highly recommended!
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Aug 19, 2020
Very pleased.
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Aug 18, 2020
Dr. Joseph Cappel is the best he always listens and works on the best solution for me.
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Aug 11, 2020
cappel has cared for my mother for so long I trust him 100% that he will do the very best for her.he is professional personable sharp caring and concerned that mom gets everything she possibility can for her health. I pray for his health to be good so he can continue moms care.
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Aug 7, 2020
professional friendly knowledgeable service
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Aug 6, 2020
Dr. Cappel is an outstanding physician - everyone in the staff is attentive and helpful and makes visiting this office a very pleasant experience
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Aug 4, 2020
Excellent
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Aug 4, 2020
Quality Healthcare with great customer services.
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Aug 4, 2020
THANK YOU
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Jul 30, 2020
Dr. Cappel is too notch at diagnosing and treating any medical issues I have.
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Jul 27, 2020
very good
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Jul 26, 2020
Dr. Cappel is very responsive and caring. I find him to be most qualified and up to date on medical issues. I have every confidence in what Dr. Cappel tells me.
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Jul 26, 2020
I have very much confidence in Dr. Cappel. Also. I feel that he cares. He is always knowledgeable and up to date on medical issues I have.
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Jul 18, 2020
this is the very best Dr. and staff I've ever seen. I love all of them and their kindness to their patients.
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Jul 16, 2020
Dr. Cappel has been my primary care physician for more than 20 years. I have never even considered changing doctors.
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Jul 16, 2020
Always the best
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Jul 16, 2020
I have been seeing DR Cappel for years and i feel that i always get the best care possible. We always discuss the course of treatment to insure I understand
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Jul 14, 2020
Have used Dr. Cappel for a very long time and I trust his judgements. love Dr. Cappel.
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Jul 14, 2020
Overall experience was good. I had no problems
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Jul 9, 2020
Great job!
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Jul 9, 2020
execellent
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Jul 8, 2020
Dr. Cappel is extremely skilled, knowledgeable, friendly, and doesn't make me feel rushed. I have three highest confidence and trust in him.
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Jul 8, 2020
Dr Cappel land his staff are great. they are also friendly and knowledgeable. I couldn't ask for more.
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Jul 4, 2020
never feel rushed
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Jul 3, 2020
My wife has gone to Dr Cappel for over 40 years and I have been seeing him for at least 10 years. He always takes the the time to listen to us and he is always cheerful and caring, putting us at ease.
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Jul 3, 2020
very interested in my health. took time to ask and answer questions. talked about his observations and impact on my health. plain speaking not medical jargon
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Jul 2, 2020
Always a great experience.
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Jul 2, 2020
Time well spent.
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Jul 1, 2020
I was well taken care of !
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Jul 1, 2020
I always know that when I visit Dr. Cappel, I am in very capable hands. I have been a patient for many years and I have always received excellent care.
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Jul 1, 2020
Very personable, knowledgeable and thorough with the exam. He took the time to listen.
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Jun 29, 2020
Dr. seemed in a hurry. but this was during the coronavirus.
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Jun 29, 2020
great!!
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Jun 26, 2020
I felt like he cared about my concerns
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Jun 25, 2020
Knows me well and can anticipate my needs.
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Jun 24, 2020
Dr. Cappel has been my physician for more than 20 years.
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Jun 24, 2020
Dr Cappel is fantastic and has always been. His office personnel and nursing staff are also the best.
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Jun 24, 2020
Dr listen to my questions and answer them.! He seem genuinely concerned about my issues.
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Jun 24, 2020
Dr. Cappel has always treated me with the utmost professionalism and respect. I truly could not have a better physician to care for me.
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Jun 22, 2020
As long as I have been seeing Dr. Cappell, him and his staff has always treated me with kindness and I dont feel rushed when I see him. He listens to my concerns and always explains and give options.
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Jun 22, 2020
dr Cappel is the best doctor I have ever known. He runs a great practice! i've had such good experiences with him that I've been disappointed with other doctors by comparison.
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Jun 20, 2020
Dr Cappel is a very experienced provider and actually LISTENS to what his patient has to say and how they feel.
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Jun 18, 2020
always professional, courteous and attentive.
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Jun 17, 2020
great job as usual
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Jun 17, 2020
I LOVE being able to wait in the car !!!
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Jun 16, 2020
he's caring knowledgeable trustworthy. and I like the way he approaches issues.
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Jun 13, 2020
Doctor and staff are always helpful
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Jun 12, 2020
Excellent
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Jun 9, 2020
Dr Coppel and staff are highly knowledgable and extremely attentive in all aspects of family medicine.
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Jun 8, 2020
Listens, caring and through
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Jun 7, 2020
Dr. Cappel and nurses are always caring, helpful, and make me feel like we are on the same team to help me with my health issues.
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Jun 6, 2020
Dr. Joseph Cappel has been my care provider for 20 years. I have come to respect him and his decisions in taking care of me. He has provided me with several doctors names for specific medical needs. I actually think all the doctors, and nurse practitioner at this facility are a fantastic staff.
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Jun 5, 2020
I always get great care from Dr. Cappel's team.
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May 30, 2020
couldn't have been better
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May 29, 2020
The extra care because of Covid 19 was excellent and very appreciated!
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May 29, 2020
Dr. Cappel has been my doctor for 40 years and he is wonderful.
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May 28, 2020
Excellent Doctor and superb service.
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May 15, 2020
I have been going to Dr. Cappel for many years and have never had a problem. He is the best!
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May 14, 2020
have seen DR Cappel for almost 38 years. very pleased
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May 5, 2020
been seeing dr Cappel for better than 20 yrs.best doctor in the metroplex.
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Apr 13, 2020
Dr. Cappel has been my doctor for at least 30 years. I trust him implicitly. He cares about his patients which shows in the way he treats people. I contacted his office on the date of this appointment and received a reply and a video appointment with him within 30 minutes. I was scared of what was happening with my health but after speaking with Dr. Cappel and receiving the medications I needed I felt very reassured.
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Apr 1, 2020
Very knowledgeable within decision that she or he makes upon my conditions
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Mar 26, 2020
Dr. Cappel has been my primary care physician since 1979. If he didn't care about my health, I would have left long ago.
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