John Capelle, MD

John Capelle, MD

Orthopedic Surgery, Orthopedic Hand Surgery

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About Me


As a child, I always enjoyed fixing things. I wanted to learn a universal skill that I could take anywhere in service to others. Orthopedic surgery, specifically hand surgery, seemed like an especially useful skill.

My patients appreciate my compassion, my technical and interpersonal skills, and ...


  • English



What I Treat


  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery

My Medical Background

Medical school

Medical University of South Carolina (2016)


Orthopaedic Surgery - St. Louis University School of Medicine (2022)


Hand Surgery - University of Miami - Jackson Memorial Hospital (2023)

Years of experience

7 years of experience

Insurance Details

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4.89186 reviews

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Verified patient

Feb 2024

Great experience!

Verified patient

Feb 2024

The two women who did my son's cast were amazing. So personable and friendly to him, it put him right at ease. Wonderful job.

Verified patient

Feb 2024

Nice staff. First initial visit went well. Dr. Capelle discussed my situation and needs to see me in 6 weeks.

Verified patient

Feb 2024

Great doctor and staff.

Verified patient

Feb 2024

Great doctor & staff. Hardest part was finding the office - first time is the hardest!

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Primary location

Novant Health Orthopedics & Sports Medicine - Brunswick
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Wheelchair accessible

6 Doctors Circle, Suite 5

Supply, NC 28462

Phone: 910-721-4370

Fax: 910-721-4379

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Novant Health Orthopedics & Sports Medicine - Leland
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Wheelchair accessible

501 Olde Waterford Way

Leland, NC 28451

Phone: 910-721-4370

Fax: 910-721-4379