Ophthalmology and Optometry

Peter John Kappel , MD

Kaiser Permanente Vacaville Medical Center
1 Quality Dr
Vacaville, CA 95688

(707) 624-4000


Dr. Kappel graduated Summa Cum Laude from the University of California at Santa Barbara with a degree in Microbiology. He earned his medical degree from the University of California at Irvine-College of Medicine where he graduated at the top of his class. After finishing an internship in internal medicine at the University of California at Irvine Department of Medicine, Dr. Kappel completed his Ophthalmology residency at the Jules Stein Eye Institute, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, where he also completed a fellowship in Ocular Inflammatory Eye Diseases. Throughout his education and training, Dr. Kappel earned numerous honors, awards, and recognition for his scholarship and clinical excellence. Dr. Kappel is board certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology (ABO). His professional memberships include the American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO) and the prestigious Alpha Omega Alpha (AOA) medical honor society. He has numerous publications in respected peer-reviewed Ophthalmology journals such as Ophthalmology, The American Journal of Ophthalmology (AJO), and Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science (IOVS). Dr. Kappel has presented his research at professional society meetings across the country. Dr. Kappel lives on the Westside with his son and wife Stefani Triff Kappel, MD; she is also a physician and in the process of completing her residency in Dermatology at UCLA.

Gender: Male

Years in Practice: 19 Years

Languages Spoken: N/A


Ophthalmology and Optometry

Hospital Affiliations

  • Kaiser Permanente Medical Center Vacaville

Education and Training

Medical School
University Of California Irvine College Of Medicine Graduated in 2003

Main Location

Kaiser Permanente Vacaville Medical Center
1 Quality Dr
Vacaville, CA 95688
(707) 624-4000

Fax: (707) 762-4202
Website: www.kaiserpermanente.org
Accepting New Patients: No
Medicare Accepted: No
Medicaid Accepted: No

Office Hours:

Mon8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Tue8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Wed8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Thu8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Fri8:30 AM-5:00 PM

Insurance Plans Accepted

Please verify insurance information directly with your doctor’s office as it may change frequently.
  • California - Northern
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Senior Advantage Medicare Cost