Dr. Winston Capel, MD

Neurological Spine Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 54
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Dr. Winston Capel, MD
Dr. Capel graduated from the University of Utah, cum laude, with a Bachelor's degree in Psychology. Dr. Capel attended medical school at the Chicago Medical School, graduating in 1991. Dr. Capel completed his residency in Neurosurgery at the University of Mississippi Medical Center in 1997. Following residency, Dr. Capel completed a one year spine fellowship in Orthopedic Spine Surgery at the University of Maryland in Baltimore in 1998. Dr. Capel has practiced in Mississippi, Oklahoma, and Utah. Dr. Capel is a member of the North American Spine Society, Congress of Neurologic Surgeons, American Association of Neurologic Surgeons, and Mississippi State Medical Association. Dr. Capel is Board Certified by the American Board of Neurological Surgery. Dr. Capel is one of two fellowship-trained spinal neurosurgeons from the state of Mississippi. Dr. Capel also has a MBA from George Washington University. Dr. Capel stays current in all the latest developments and technologies in spine surgery. He spends considerable time at meetings throughout the country, learning and teaching other surgeons spinal surgery techniques. Dr. Capel is more than happy to discuss his training, qualifications, and experience with any operation or any disease and aspires for an open therapeutic relationship with all of his patients. Dr. Capel desires to be approachable and compassionate and realizes the importance of the responsibility and burdens borne by one called upon to operate on patients with complex diseases requiring delicate surgical interventions.

Precision Spine Center

6825 S Galena St Ste 314

Centennial, CO 80112

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Dr. Winston Capel, MD

Dr. Winston Capel, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Ambetter
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana

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Care Philosophy

Conservative, surgery after failed non-surgical treatments. Desired outcome goals: high functioning, highly satisfied patients with the best use of all resources.
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Dr. Capel's Experience

Dr. Capel's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Neurological Spine Surgery
  • Board certified in Neurosurgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found


  • Neurological Spine Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Neurological Spine Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  • Neurological Spine Reconstructive Surgery
  • Neurological Trauma Surgery
  • Neurosurgery
  • Orthopedic Spine Reconstructive Surgery
  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

Conditions Treated

  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture


  • Cervical Spine Reconstruction
  • Complex Spinal Reconstruction
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Sacroiliac Joint Fusion
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstruction
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Colorado.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • University Of Utah
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1987
  • Rosalind Franklin University Of Medicine Science/The Chicago Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • University Of Mississippi School Of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • University Ms School Med/U Ms Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1997
  • University Of Maryland
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1998
  • George Washington University
    Other Education | Completed 2008

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Capel has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Capel's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Capel to family and friends
based on 27 total reviews (4 with comments)
Dr. Capel's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers Questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (4)
in Castle Rock, Colorado |
We met with Dr Capel today (6/30/2017) for my first consultation for back and hip/leg pain. He was very thorough and presented the various options to treatment my conditions. I will report back later about the results of the recommended treatments. We appreciated the time he spent to sit with me and my wife. We are optimistic.
in Pueblo, CO |
After seeing numerous doctors and leaving their office frustrated and more lost when I walked in the Lord led me to Dr Capel. He took the time to go over every issue I had from cause and effect to how he was going to fix it. It's a comfort to know there are doctors who truely care about their patients and their piece of mind.
in Brandon, MS |
Dr. Capel did a si joint fuse on my husband and ruined his life.His pain level is far worse than before. Capel was hard to find reach after surgery. We once waited over 4 hours,all hs did is up pain meds. Shortly after my husbands surgery, I was sent to Capel for MRI comparison on me. He immediately switched it off and said my discs were black and I had DDD & prayed. I did not notice the 2 discs he gave me & dropped them in a file.One was another person. Later surgery fixed my L2-L3 broken ends
in Cotopaxi, CO |
Very informative, and helpful.
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Dr. Capel accepts 5 insurance carriers
  • Ambetter
    Superior Health Plan
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Capel has admitting privileges

Merit Health River Oaks
1030 River Oaks Dr
Flowood, MS 39232
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Porter Adventist Hospital
2525 S Downing St
Denver, CO 80210
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River Region Health System
2100 Highway 61 N
Vicksburg, MS 39183
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