Michelle Aliprantis, MBA 

Regional Director of Marketing and Communications




Steven Applebaum, DO, Joins Roxborough Memorial Hospital’s Urgent Care

Philadelphia, PA (June 1, 2023) – Steven Applebaum, DO., a board-certified family medicine physician with over 20 years of family medicine experience, has joined Roxborough Memorial Hospital’s Urgent Care.

Before joining Roxborough Memorial Hospital, Dr. Applebaum served as the president of Appletree Medicine, P.C., Ambler, PA. He is a faculty mentor for Family Medicine CRNP Students at Widener University, Widener, PA, and has written multiple publications.

“I have been providing medical care to the Philadelphia community for over two decades and am proud to join such a well-established hospital as Roxborough Memorial and provide medical care in an urgent care setting,” said Dr. Applebaum of Roxborough Memorial Hospital’s Urgent Care.

Dr. Applebaum earned a bachelor’s degree in psychology from West Chester University in PA and has extensive master’s level training in experimental psychology from Villanova University in PA and in business administration from Penn State University.  He received his medical degree from Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine, PA, an osteopathic Internship at Frankford Hospital in Philadelphia, and residencies at Montgomery Family Practice in Norristown and Bryn Mawr Family Practice in PA.

“We are thrilled to welcome Dr. Applebaum to our hospital and Urgent Care,” said Burt Piper, CEO of Roxborough Memorial Hospital. “Dr. Applebaum will be a great addition to our medical staff and an asset to our patients in the Philadelphia community.”

The Roxborough Memorial Hospital-Urgent Care is located in the Andorra Shopping Center, 701 Cathedral Road, Suite 11, Philadelphia, PA 19128. To reach Urgent Care, call 267-766-6321.





About Roxborough Memorial Hospital: Roxborough Memorial Hospital is a 131-bed community hospital. The hospital has been serving the medical and health care needs of the Roxborough, Manayunk, East Falls and northwest section of Philadelphia communities for more than a century, having first opened its doors in 1890. Roxborough Memorial Hospitals School of Nursing has been educating nurses since 1898. The hospital is accredited by the Joint Commission on the Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations, the nation’s oldest and largest hospital accreditation agency. As part of Prime Healthcare Services, headquartered in Ontario, California, Roxborough Memorial Hospital is focused on becoming one of the leaders in technology.


About Prime Healthcare and Prime Healthcare Foundation: Prime Healthcare is an award-winning health system operating 45 hospitals and more than 300 outpatient locations in 14 states, providing over 2.6 million patient visits annually. It is one of the nation’s leading health systems with nearly 50,000 employees and physicians dedicated to providing the highest quality healthcare. Fourteen of the Prime Healthcare hospitals are members of the Prime Healthcare Foundation, a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit public charity. Based in Ontario, California, Prime Healthcare is nationally recognized for award-winning quality care and has been named a Top 10 and Top 15 Health System by IBM Watson Health. Its hospitals have been named among the nation’s “100 Top Hospitals” 58 times and have received more Patient Safety Excellence Awards from Healthgrades than any other health system in the past six years. To learn more, please visit