Recent Medical Decisions

If you recently applied for Social Security disability benefits or Supplemental Security Income (SSI) and were denied for medical reasons, you may request an appeal online and provide documents to support your appeal electronically. You can file an appeal online even if you live outside of the United States.

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new Check your appeal status

We released a new and improved service to check the status of your appeal. The service provides detailed information about disability and Supplemental Security Income appeals filed either online at or with a Social Security employee. To check the status of your appeal, create or log in to your personal my Social Security.

Check Appeal Status

Other Decisions

If you want to appeal any other kind of Social Security decision, you can call our toll-free number, 1-800-772-1213 (TTY 1-800-325-0778) or contact your local Social Security office