In The News

Dr. Joseph F. Capella has been featured in the media numerous times including magazines such as Elle and as a guest on several television shows, ABC’s 20/20, The View and others. To read more or view related clips, click on any of the links below. We will be adding more material to this section from time to time, so be sure to check back for the latest.

2020ABC’s 20/20

Dr. Joseph F Capella (plastic surgeon) and his father Rafael F. Capella (bariatric surgeon) are interviewed on 20/20 about their unique practice of how they work in conjunction to treat morbid obesity and the body contour concerns after weight loss.

viewThe View

Dr. Joseph F. Capella, a leading expert in plastic surgery after weight loss, is interviewed on the The View about his thoughts on the various surgical options available for weight loss.

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Patient Veronica Roselle, who along with many of her family members underwent gastric bypass surgery and subsequent plastic surgery with Drs. Joseph and Rafael Capella, discusses this wonderful, life changing experience.

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lifestyles-squareWeight Loss Surgery | Lifestyles Magazine

Surgical weight loss is no longer simply a procedure. It’s a lifesaving industry that’s grown from a handful of procedures a year to more than 100,000 done annually. It stands to reason this industry would have surgeons whose accomplishments place them in the spotlight.

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Morbidly obese patients are finding bariatric surgery the preferred treatment option – at astounding rates. Fueled in popularity by the likes of celebrities Carnie Wilson and NBC weatherman Al Roker, more than 100,000 patients will have bariatric surgeries in 2003.

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