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Dr. Capetanakis is a Board Certified Obstetrician and Gynecologist practicing in Encinitas and is on staff at Scripps Encinitas Memorial Hospital. He has a small boutique practice where he can respect his patient’s time and treat them like he would like to be treated. “Dr. Cap” is a solo practitioner who not only sees his patients at every appointment but also delivers all of his own patients. Specializing in unmedicated deliveries, VBAC births, minimally invasive surgery, and fertility treatments, Dr. Cap takes a holistic approach to medicine and works with his patients to maximize their healthcare needs.
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