We Want To Treat Our Patients Like Family
At Appel Orthodontics we get to serve patients and families that we've known for over 40 years. We want people to have relationships with our doctors and our team.
Dr. Steven Appel
Dr. Appel has been a practicing orthodontist in Philadelphia, PA since 1978.
"I love coming into work every day because I get to hang out with my son, Andrew. To see his commitment to being better, rather than sitting on my coat tails: he’s really a remarkable human and I'm proud to work with him."Learn More About Dr. Steven's Story
Dr. Andrew Appel
Dr. Andrew has wanted to be an orthodontist since he was 7 years old.
"I've had orthodontic work myself as a child, so I know how it feels to sit in the chair. I can understand the many emotions and attitudes that my patients might have toward their treatment."Learn More About Dr. Andrew's Story
Dr. Andrea Appel
Dr. Andrea Appel was born and raised in Detroit, MI.
"Two things that I immediately knew when I met Dr. Andi was her warmth and her kindness. She is bright, brilliant and Andi brings that to every patient that she talks to."Learn More About Dr. Andrea's Story
Dr. Lauren Wulc
Dr. Lauren Wulc grew up right outside of Philly in Montgomery County, PA.
"It brings me so much joy to share in the laughs and tears of seeing a new and beautiful smile for the first time when treatment is complete."Learn More About Dr. Lauren's Story
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He is a past President of the Temple Dental Alumni Association and currently serves on its Board of Directors. Dr. Appel is also a member of the American Association of Orthodontists and the Middle Atlantic Society of Orthodontists. He serves as an orthodontist consultant to the orthodontic industry, giving his opinions on new products and services from orthodontic companies. Dr. Appel’s orthodontist consulting work also puts him on the edge of the latest trends in braces so he can pass this knowledge along to you!
Dr. Andrew had orthodontic work himself as a child, so he knows how it feels to sit in the chair. “I can understand the many emotions and attitudes that my patients might have toward their treatment,” he says. “Recognizing a patient’s feelings is what helps me partner with patients to achieve our goal of a creating a great new smile.”
In addition to her commitment to lifelong education and growth, Dr. Lauren served as the Middle Atlantic Society of Orthodontists Representative to the American Association of Orthodontics’ Councils for New and Younger Members and Education.