NAPA’s CEO Dr. John Di Capua Named to Prestigious New York Super Doctors® 2015 List

Recognition Featured in The New York Times Magazine

North American Partners in Anesthesia (NAPA), the largest single specialty anesthesia and perioperative management company in the U.S., is proud to announce its CEO, John F. Di Capua, MD, has been named by New York Super Doctors® as one of the top doctors for 2015 based on peer recognition and professional achievement in the field of anesthesiology. His extreme dedication and care for his patients as well as his vast amount of expertise on perioperative medicine was highlighted by the magazine. Dr. Di Capua along with the other honorees will be recognized by The New York Times Magazine in its Sunday, May 10, 2015 issue.

“It is an honor to be among the select group of physicians recognized as a Super Doctor,” said Dr. Di Capua. “As a peer-nominated award, I am privileged to work alongside a team of equally talented, dedicated clinicians that enable me to strive each day to enhance the practice of medicine and improve the quality of life for our many patients.”

The annual “Super Doctors” list honors top physicians in over 40 medical specialties ranging from allergy to urology through an independent research and objective evaluation process. Since 2005, Key Professional Media has undertaken a rigorous multi-phase selection process that includes a survey of doctors, independent evaluation of candidates by the research staff, a peer review of candidates by practice area and a good-standing and disciplinary check. Each year, only five percent of practicing doctors per region receive the prestigious award.

John F. Di Capua, MD, trained in anesthesiology at Massachusetts General Hospital, followed by fellowships in pain management and cardiothoracic anesthesia. Board certified in anesthesia and pain management, Dr. Di Capua joined the North Shore–LIJ Health System in 1994, where he sits as the Peter F. R. Walker Associate Professor and Chairman of the Department of Anesthesiology at North Shore University Hospital, Long Island Jewish Medical Center and the recently opened Hofstra-NSLIJ School of Medicine. He is integrally involved in the issues of perioperative operational management, clinical staffing models and lectures internationally on how anesthesia departments can provide quality and operational value to hospitals. Prior to his current positions, Dr. Di Capua was on the faculty of Harvard Medical School.

To view the complete listing of 2015 Super Doctors by practice area and location, visit

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Jill Hoenigmann, Senior Marketing Coordinator                                     
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About North American Partners in Anesthesia
Founded in 1986, North American Partners in Anesthesia (NAPA) is the leading single specialty anesthesia management company in the United States. NAPA is comprised of the most respected clinical staff, providing thousands of patients with superior and attentive care. The company is known for partnering with hospitals and other health care facilities across the nation to provide anesthesia services and perioperative leadership that maximize operating room performance, enhance revenue, and demonstrate consistent patient and surgeon satisfaction ratings. For more information, please visit


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Founded in 1986 by the anesthesia group from Long Island’s North Shore University Hospital, North American Partners in Anesthesia (NAPA) is now the leading specialty anesthesia management company in the United States. Our basic charter is simple. NAPA partners with hospitals, ambulatory surgical centers and physician offices to provide anesthesia services and perioperative leadership that enhance operating room performance, revenue, and patient and surgeon satisfaction. Our ability to consistently deliver on this partnership model has created NAPA’s stellar reputation nationwide.