Dr Anil Kapoor dead and obituary, St. Joe’s Hamilton urologic surgeon

Joseph’s Health Care Center in Hamilton lowered its flag at half-staff Thursday in honor of a cancer care chief at the city’s hospital.

The Internet disclosed the news of the doctor’s death. Anil Kapoor is a specialist in kidney cancer and other genitourinary malignancies after a brief struggle with acute illness.

“The entire urology and genitourinary cancer community from coast to coast, and those who worked with him over the years at St. Joe’s, feel deeply,” the hospital said in a news release announcing the week of his death. to his departure.” .

Kapoor has served the community for more than two decades as a longtime member of St. Joe’s Surgery and Director of the Urological Cancer Research and Innovation Center (UCCRI), a member of the Department of Urology at McMaster University.

“Dr. Kapoor has been dedicated to generating new knowledge, testing new drugs and using laparoscopic surgical techniques to help patients with bladder, kidney and prostate cancer,” St. Joe executives said in a statement.

Beginning March 2, flags at each St. Joe’s campus will be flown at half-staff for 48 hours.

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