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John Paul Capolicchio

John-Paul Capolicchio, MDCM, FRCSC, FAAP

  • Urology
Languages Spoken:
  • English
  • French

John-Paul Capolicchio, M.D., C.M., FRCS(c), FAAP is the director of the division of pediatric urology at Montreal Children's Hospital, Shriners Children's Canada and McGill University Health Centre. He also serves as an associate professor of urology in the department of surgery and pediatric surgery at McGill University.

Having completed urology specialization at McGill in 1997, Dr. Capolicchio went on to three years of sub-specialty training in pediatric urology as an R. Samuel McLaughlin Foundation fellow and also as a scholar of the American Foundation for Urologic Disease. From 2003-2005, he served as director of the section on pediatric urology at Vermont Children's Hospital at Fletcher Allen Health Care, Burlington, Vermont. From 2012-2018, he served as the associate chief of pediatric surgery at the Montreal Children's Hospital. Dr. Capolicchio also holds memberships in professional societies including serving as president of the Pediatric Urologists of Canada from 2014-2016.

Dr. Capolicchio's special interests include antenatal hydronephrosis, minimally invasive surgery and endourology, neurogenic bladder and peri-operative urological care of the renal transplant patient.

Pediatric Care


More About Me

Board Certifications
  • Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, Urology, Urology - General
Education and Training

Medical Education
McGill University
Montréal, QC

McGill University
Montréal, QC

McGill University
Montréal, QC

University of Toronto
Toronto, ON

Academic Positions and Locations

McGill University
Associate Professor

Leadership and Memberships
  • Fellow, American Academy of Pediatrics
  • Member, Society for Pediatric Urology
  • Member, European Society for Pediatric Urology
  • 2014-2016: President, Pediatric Urologists of Canada
Editorial Positions
  • Reviewer, Journal of Pediatric Urology
Awards and Honors
  • 2015, Osler Fellow, Faculty of Medicine, McGill University
  • 2007, E. Reid Teaching Award, Division of Urology, McGill University Health Centre
  • 2007, Surgical Teaching Award, Department of Pediatric Surgery, Montreal Children's Hospital
  • 2007, Best Doctors Nominee, Canada

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