Lisa Apfel, MD, Neurosurgery, Roanoke, VA, Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital


Neurosurgery Roanoke, VA

Brain & Spinal Tumor, Neurotrauma, Pediatric Neurosurgery

Assistant Professor, Neurosurgery, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine & Section Chief, Pediatric Neurosurgery, Carilion Clinic

Overview of Dr. Apfel

Dr. Lisa Apfel is a neurosurgeon in Roanoke, VA and is affiliated with Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital. She received her medical degree from University at Buffalo, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences and has been in practice 17 years. Dr. Apfel accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. She is one of 13 doctors at Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital who specialize in Neurosurgery.

Education & Training

  • University of New England, Integrated Structural AcupunctureMedical Acupuncture, 2019 - 2020
  • University at BuffaloResidency, Neurological Surgery, 2001 - 2006
  • University at BuffaloResidency, General Surgery, 2000 - 2001
  • University at Buffalo, School of Medicine and Biomedical SciencesClass of 2000

Certifications & Licensure

  • VA State Medical License
    VA State Medical License 2006 - 2022
  • NY State Medical License
    NY State Medical License 2005 - Present
  • American Board of Neurological Surgery Neurological Surgery

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Top Doctor in Neurosurgery The Roanoker, 2015, 2017, 2019
  • CMS Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification EpicCare Ambulatory EMR, Epic Systems Corporation, 2011-2013
  • Fellow (FAANS) American Association of Neurological Surgeons

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Professional Memberships

Hospital Affiliations

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
    Aetna HMO
    Anthem HealthKeepers HMO/POS
    Anthem KeyCare PPO
    BCBS Blue Card PPO
    BCBS Texas BlueChoice
    CIGNA Open Access
    Cofinity PPO
    Coventry Carelink Health Plans PPO
    Coventry Virginia - HMO
    First Health PPO
    Great West PPO
    Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
    Multiplan PHCS PPO
    Multiplan PPO
    United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
    United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • Please verify your coverage with the provider's office directly when scheduling an appointment