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Department Center for Neuro-Restoration
Primary Location Medina Hospital Medical Office Building
Type of Doctor Adults Only
Languages English
Surgeon No
Locations
Primary Location

Medina Hospital Medical Office Building

Appointment:
330.721.5700
Desk:
216.636.5860
Fax:
330.721.5796
Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Botox Injections For Headache
  • Botulinum Toxin Administration for Hemifacial Spasm
  • Botulinum Toxin Injection for Dystonia
  • Botulinum Toxin Injections
  • Botulinum Toxin Injections for Cervical Dystonia
  • Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS)
View all 6 Treatment & Services +

Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Dystonia
  • Essential Tremor Resources
  • Hemifacial Spasm
  • Huntington's Disease
  • Movement Disorders
  • Multiple System Atrophy
  • Olivopontocerebellar Atrophy
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Progressive Supranuclear Palsy
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Spasticity
  • Tardive Dyskinesia
View all 12 Specialties +
Insurance

Insurance

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Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights

Appointed
2011

Education & Fellowships

Fellowship - Georgetown University Hospital
Movement Disorders
Washington, DC USA
2010

Residency - Georgetown University Hospital
Neurology
Washington, DC USA
2008

Internship - Washington Hospital Center
Internal Medicine
Washington, DC USA
2005

Medical Education - Georgetown University School of Medicine
MD
Washington, DC USA
2004

Undergraduate - Arizona State University
Tempe, AZ USA
1997

Certifications

  • Psychiatry and Neurology - Neurology

Specialty Interests

Dystonia, Essential Tremor, Movement Disorders, Parkinson's Disease

Research & Publications

Research & Publications

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Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

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To assure professional and commercial integrity in such matters, Cleveland Clinic maintains a program that reviews these collaborations and, when appropriate, puts measures in place to minimize bias that may result from ties to industry. Cleveland Clinic publicly discloses the names of companies when (i) its physicians/scientists receive $5,000 or more per year (or, in rare cases, equity or stock options) for speaking and consulting, (ii) its physicians/scientists serve as a fiduciary, (iii) its physicians/scientists receive or have the right to receive royalties or (iv) its physicians/ scientists hold any equity interest for the physician's/scientist's role as inventor, discoverer, developer, founder or consultant.* In publicly disclosing this information, Cleveland Clinic tries to provide information as accurately as possible about its physicians' and scientists' connections with industry.

As of 9/4/2020, Dr. Appleby has reported no financial relationship with industry that is applicable to this listing. In general, patients should feel free to contact their doctor about any of the relationships and how the relationships are overseen by Cleveland Clinic. To learn more about Cleveland Clinic's policies on collaborations with industry and innovation management, go to our Integrity in Innovation page.

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* Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists subscribe to the guidance presented in the PhRMA Code on Interactions with Healthcare Professionals and the AdvaMed Code of Ethics on Interactions with Health Care Professionals. As such, gifts of substantial value are generally prohibited.

Patient Satisfaction Reviews

334 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

The Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to the care provider related questions shown below from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Patients that are treated in outpatient or hospital environments may receive different surveys, and the volume of responses will vary by question.

Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.

The comments are submitted by patients and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cleveland Clinic.

Overall Star Ratings
4.9 out of 5
Explains 4.9
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.9
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.9

63 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Aug 20, 2020

I feel Dr. Appleby shows great respect through interest in news and forums that I question and takes me seriously and positively. I especially appreciated her after being home during COVID-19.

Reviewed on Aug 19, 2020

I have already referred a friend to Dr Appleby

Reviewed on Aug 14, 2020

Dr Appleby is the best doctor.

Reviewed on Aug 4, 2020

Dr apple by is very understanding ans carring

Reviewed on Jul 27, 2020

at the end of this appointment, Dr. Appleby was very receptive to changing my next appointment from traditional "in office face-to-face" to "online facetime". when I phoned to make that change, I had to pick another date, because the original date what is for in office appointments only. And so I would have to select a different date that was designated for online facetime.

Reviewed on Jul 27, 2020

I have already recommended Dr. Appleby several times.

Reviewed on Jul 27, 2020

from my perspective, the FaceTime appointment provide open communication between dr. Appleby and myself. Also, I did not have to spend the rest of this day in the car.

Reviewed on Jul 27, 2020

I always kook forward to seeing Dr. Appleby. She has a great "bedside manner", is easy to talk to and keeps me up to date on my condition and what changes to expect and what other treatment may be warrented.

Reviewed on Jul 15, 2020

Very happy with entire experience. Dr Appleby is a wonderful physician.

Reviewed on Jul 2, 2020

Dr Abbleby and her staff have always been the best. I have never encountered any problems that they were not able the handle for me quickly and efficiently.

Reviewed on Jun 30, 2020

this was the first time we video conferenced with the nursing home and Dr. Appleby. It went well. I was able to talk to her before the nursing home joined. The bad part was we could not see much of my husband since they were holding the iPad.

Reviewed on Jun 30, 2020

Dr Appleby has always been very helpful and forthcoming with information and suggestions. She has been very interested in my husband and myself as patient caregiver. She is easy to talk to and listens to what we have to say.

Reviewed on Jun 25, 2020

Dr. Appleby is very easy to talk with, thoroughly explained the procedure, kind and also very professional.

Reviewed on Jun 18, 2020

This was my first visit to Dr. Appleby. I was very pleased with the services and the information she provided.

Reviewed on Jun 18, 2020

Very pleased with the service and care Dr. Appleby provided.

Reviewed on Jun 10, 2020

Dr Appleby patiently listens & takes time to answer questions.

Reviewed on Jun 9, 2020

Very easy talking and listening with the doctor.

Reviewed on Jun 1, 2020

Dr. Aopleby answered my questions which relieved my concerns. We discussed dose change and this was very helpful. She is always so personable and knowledgeable which is reassuring to me.

Reviewed on May 29, 2020

Dr. Appleby is great, she is very informative in providing all the details and options for treatment. She is also very good at accepting concerns and gives a honest opinion.

Reviewed on May 29, 2020

the video visit is nice and does save me a lot of time in driving to her office. With being said I do like in person doctor visit for some things but for this appointment it was a good replacement and a much quicker opening compared to an office visit.

Reviewed on May 11, 2020

Dr. Appleby is terrific.

Reviewed on May 7, 2020

Dr. Appleby is always genuinely interested and concerned about my heath. I highly recommend her to anyone who is looking for a doctor in her field.

Reviewed on May 6, 2020

Dr Appleby is a very compassionate woman. I would recommend her to anyone!!

Reviewed on May 1, 2020

Excellent! Dr. Appleby is a wonderful listener. We discussed treatment and she or her office called pharmacy .This was not a video visit. We spoke on the phone.

Reviewed on Apr 29, 2020

Tlhis is my third visit with Dr. Appleby and I really like her.

Reviewed on Apr 29, 2020

This was my secoond video visit at the Clinic. I also had one at a local provider here in Florida. This was by far the easiest of the three technically and far better then the Florida one.

Reviewed on Apr 23, 2020

Dr. Appleby is wonderful and caring, but most importantly I can count on her expertise to help me so that I can be my best!

Reviewed on Apr 23, 2020

Dr Appleby is phenomenal! I am so grateful that she was able to provide care for me during this crisis.

Reviewed on Apr 15, 2020

Krisiin listens and acknowledges your concerns. she is the type of Doc we have been looking for

Reviewed on Apr 2, 2020

Dr Appleby and her staff have always been there for me, getting me through one of the lowest time in my life. her treatment for my migraines has given me my life back.

Reviewed on Apr 1, 2020

Wonderful doctor!

Reviewed on Mar 17, 2020

Dr Appley is very compassionate and caring .

Reviewed on Mar 17, 2020

l am very pleased with my doctor.

Reviewed on Mar 9, 2020

Dr Applebee's was very patient, taking time to truly listen,examine, and ask pertinent questions. She is caring, compassionate, yet realistic in terms of treatment options and expected outcomes.

Reviewed on Mar 6, 2020

Dr Appleby is wonderful. She listens!

Reviewed on Mar 5, 2020

Dr. Appleby was very personable and excellent at answering our concerns.

Reviewed on Feb 19, 2020

Dr.Appleby is always very focused on my care and extremely thorough. She is kind and friendly. highly recommend

Reviewed on Feb 7, 2020

great. I think dr. applebee'sthe best. i.p.o

Reviewed on Feb 5, 2020

Dr. Appleby is very friendly and of course knowledgeable. She answered all my questions and spent time with me.

Reviewed on Feb 4, 2020

Words can't express how happy I was with the doctor. She listened well, was down to earth, compassionate, and kind. I was very grateful to have such an outstanding person give me news of a difficult diagnosis.

Reviewed on Jan 30, 2020

This was my first time seeing the doctor. She was very knowledgeable and explained everything very well. I really liked her and will make her my main doctor from now on.

Reviewed on Jan 13, 2020

The staff is always amazing and Dr. Appleby is one of my favorite doctors that I've ever had the pleasure of seeing!!! Thank you all for doing such a great job!!

Reviewed on Jan 10, 2020

Dr. Appleby's staff is always polite, professional, and well-organized.

Reviewed on Jan 10, 2020

Dr. Appleby is amazing. She is very knowledgeable and technically proficient, and always very kind, funny, personable, professional, and takes the time to actually talk to patients. I would recommend her to anyone.

Reviewed on Jan 10, 2020

I've been to Dr. Appleby several times now and always leave very impressed with her and her entire staff. Excellent medical practice! Thanks.

Reviewed on Jan 2, 2020

Excellent Doctor

Reviewed on Dec 11, 2019

love that Dr Apple by listens to me and I don't feel rushed or like I am just a number.

Reviewed on Dec 11, 2019

Dr Appleby allows me to just be me. she gets my humor and doesn't rush thru the appointment

Reviewed on Dec 11, 2019

Dr Appleby is off the charts great at what she does

Reviewed on Dec 11, 2019

felt more like friends thsn doctor/patient shes nice and all but wonder how she eould be in a real crisis

Reviewed on Dec 5, 2019

Dr Appleby is outstanding! She listens intently to my concerns, offers advice and is super helpful. I never feel rushed in or out and she is totally present during my visits.

Reviewed on Nov 8, 2019

love this doctor she has really helped me

Reviewed on Nov 7, 2019

never ever had a bad experience with Dr Kristin Applebee

Reviewed on Nov 4, 2019

Would highly recommend Dr Appleby. She is what you expect from your health care physician and more. I truly trust myself to her care. Love her as a person and physician.

Reviewed on Oct 18, 2019

We very much appreciate that Dr. Appleby reviewed the 10 pages of information which we provided to update her at our appointment and that she appropriately addressed any and all of our concerns and questions. About a month prior to the appointment, we were pleased with the way that Dr. Appleby responded to our email message to request a month long trial of medication adjustment. Also prior to the appointment, we were pleased that she provided a referral for physical therapy when it was requested by the PTA who leads the Delay the Disease Exercise Group at Westview. Since the Oct. appointment Dr. Appleby has provided an Occupational Therapy Referral as had been discussed at the appointment. When we are ready, we are confident that she will also provide the referral for palliative care as was discussed at the appointment. It is wonderful to know that Dr. Appleby will respond to our requests in the interim between scheduled appointments.

Reviewed on Oct 15, 2019

the courtesy and respect Dr. Appleby showed toward the concern addressed was simply amazing. She was attentive, emphatic, and took a real interest. Her approach showed professional courtesy and respect. Her manner in treating the elderly and explaining the disease and cures was excellent.

Reviewed on Oct 10, 2019

Dr. Appleby and her staff are always kind, knowledgeable, and professional.

Reviewed on Oct 10, 2019

Excellent care, excellent provider, excellent practice.

Reviewed on Oct 7, 2019

Dr. Appleby is outstanding.

Reviewed on Sep 27, 2019

Dr. Appleby is very considerate and caring

Reviewed on Sep 26, 2019

Dr. Appleby takes time with me and is very good at explaining the things that I Need to,know.

Reviewed on Sep 25, 2019

I highly recommend Dr Appleby as she is so knowledgeable about my condition. she talks to me about it and asks pertinent questions to assess my health at every visit. she takes the time to explain the medical aspects and uses termminology that I can understand. she does not mind answering all my questions and I am glad so grateful for her personality. she makes it easy to talk to her!

Reviewed on Sep 24, 2019

Dr. Appleby is the best!

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