Dr. Rafael F. Capella, MD.

  title={Dr. Rafael F. Capella, MD.},
  author={Aniceto Baltasar},
  journal={Obesity surgery},
  volume={27 5},
Dr. Rafael F. Capella, MD, can best be described as a dedicated surgeon in private practice who performed nearly 6,000 cases of bariatric surgery. His commitment to teaching, publishing and his relationship with other academics came somewhat later in his surgical career. A steady flow of patients and a determination to follow every single case closely allowed him to recognize complications early and to develop what he considered the ideal gastric bypass procedure based on weight loss results… CONTINUE READING