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Robert C. Kapel, MD

Assistant Professor Adjunct

Contact Information

Robert C. Kapel, MD

Patient Care Location

Mailing Address

  • Yale School of Medicine

    Department of Medicine (Digestive Diseases), PO Box 208019

    New Haven, CT 06520-8019

    United States



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

  • Fellowship
    University of Miami (1995)
  • Chief Resident
    The Mount Sinai Hospital (1993)
  • Residency
    The Mount Sinai Hospital (1992)
  • MD
    Cornell University Medical College (1989)
  • BA
    Cornell University, Arts and Sciences (1985)

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