Dra. Mª José Capella Elizalde

Dra. Mª José Capella Elizalde

Association number:40.718 OPHTHALMOLOGY

She graduated in Medicine from the Autonomous University of Barcelona (2005) and earned her specialization in Ophthalmology at the BarraquerOphthalmology Centre (2006-2010). She has supplemented her training in the subspecialty of Uveitis and Ocular Inflammation in USA centres such as the Massachusetts Eye Research and Surgery Institution (Cambridge, January-June 2011) and the Bascom Palmer Eye Institute (Miami, September-November 2011).

Professional activity

  • Member of the Department of Vitreous-Retina at the Barraquer Ophthalmology Centre.
  • Member of the Uveitis and Ocular Inflammation Unit at the Barraquer Ophthalmology Centre.
  • Member of the faculty of the Graduate Program of the Autonomous University of Barcelona, ​​given by the InstitutUniversitari Barraquer (Master Program and Intensive Courses).


Spanish, Catalan, English, French

Publicaciones destacadas | Congresos

  • Capella MJ, Alvarez de Toledo J, de la Paz MF. Insuficiencia limbar secundaria a múltiples inyecciones intravítreas. ArchSocEspOftalmol2011; 86: 89-92.
  • Nadal J, Capella MJ. Treatment of proliferative diabetic retinopathy with viscosurgery using vital staining. ArchOphthalmol2011; 129: 1358-1360.
  • Elizalde J, Capella MJ. Takayasu’sretinopathy. IntOphthalmol2011; 31: 533-7.
  • Capella MJ, Foster CS. Long-term efficacy and safety of infliximab in the treatment of Behçet'sdisease.OculImmunolInflamm2012; 20: 198-202.
  • Mucientes A, Márquez A, Cordero-Coma M, Martín-Villa JM, Gorroño-Echebarría MB, Blanco R, Díaz Valle D, Benítez-Del-Castillo JM, Del Rio MJ, Blanco A, Olea JL, Cordero Y, Capella MJ, Gonzalez J, Díaz-Llopis M, Ortego-Centeno N, Adán A, Ruiz-Arruza I, Llorenç V, Fonollosa A, Martín J. Specificassociation of IL17A geneticvariantswithpanuveitis. Br J Ophthalmol 2015; 99(4): 566-70.
  • LeonRodriguez DA, Serrano Lopera A, Cordero-Coma M, Márquez A, Fonollosa A, Ruiz-Arruza I, Callejas JL, García Serrano JL, Díaz Valle D, Pato E, Cañal J, Del Rio MJ, Capella MJ, Blanco A, Olea JL, Cordero Y, Martín-Villa JM, Gorroño-Echebarría MB, Molins B, Adán A, Martin J. Study of association of CTLA4 gene variantsto non-anterior uveitis. TissueAntigens2015; 86(5): 373-6.


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