Robert C. Kapel, MD

Assistant Professor Adjunct

Departments & Organizations

Internal Medicine: Digestive Diseases

Yale Medicine


Dr. Kapel received his medical degree from Weill Cornell University Medical College. He completed his internship and residency at The Mount Sinai Hospital in New York, where he was also Chief Resident, and then completed his gastroenterology fellowship at The University of Miami.

He has been practicing clinical gastroenterology and endoscopy for over 20 years in Connecticut. He has been involved in a variety of clinical research activities, with a focus on Eosinophilic esophagitis, Barrett’s esophagus, Celiac disease, and adherence to physician practice and endoscopy guidelines. His interests include colon cancer screening, as well as reflux (GERD), peptic ulcer disease, irritable bowel syndrome, and inflammatory bowel disease.

He is a Fellow of the American College of Gastroenterology, and has been selected as a Top Doctor by Castle Connolly for the New York Metro Area.

Education & Training

MD Cornell University Medical College (1989)
BA Cornell University, Arts and Sciences (1985)
Fellowship University of Miami
Chief Resident The Mount Sinai Hospital
Residency The Mount Sinai Hospital

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Contact Info

Robert C. Kapel, MD
Patient Care Location
Temple Medical Center
40 Temple Street

New Haven, CT 06510
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