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Friday, March 7, 2014
Capers IV, MD, FACC, FSCAI
Associate Dean for Admissions
Director of Peripheral Vascular Interventions
Department of Internal Medicine
College of Medicine
The Ohio State University
Quinn Capers IV, MD, FACC, FSCAI, a specialist in cardiovascular medicine and interventional cardiology at The Ohio State University Medical Center, was named one of America’s Best Doctors of 2009. |
Dr. Capers is associate dean for admissions in The Ohio State University College of Medicine, and an assistant professor of clinical medicine and director of Peripheral Vascular Interventions in the Division of Cardiovascular Medicine at The Ohio State University Medical Center. He earned his medical degree from Ohio State and completed his internship, residency and fellowship from Emory University in Atlanta, Ga. Dr. Capers has received numerous teaching awards at Ohio State’s Medical Center.
Dr. Capers was a National Research Service Award grantee of the National Institutes of Health as a cardiology fellow. In 2010, Dr. Capers received the Carter G. Woodson Award for Outstanding Community Service from Defense Supply Center in Columbus. He has authored several articles on the topic of proinflammatory gene expression in the vascular wall and several book chapters on peripheral vascular disease. Dr. Capers’ clinical interests include complex coronary and peripheral arterial interventions, hypertensive cardiovascular disease and peripheral arterial disease. His research focuses on vascular biology and high-risk coronary and vascular interventions.