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William Caputo

William Caputo, MD

About Me

Dr. William Caputo is Board Certified in Emergency Medicine and an Assistant Clinical Professor of Emergency Medicine at the Icahn School of Medicine. 

Dr. Caputo attended SUNY Downstate College of Medicine and graduated in 2009. He completed his residency in Emergency Medicine at Kings County Hospital/SUNY Downstate in 2013, where he served as chief resident. In 2013, he began working at Staten Island University hospital. Dr. Caputo served as the Director of Medical Student Education from 2014-2016 at Staten Island University Hospital, was promoted to Assistant Residency Director at Staten Island University hospital (2016-2021) and later served as the Residency Director for the Emergency Medicine program at Staten Island University hospital at Northwell Health. He has received advanced Ultrasound training and is RDMS certified and in 2020, served as the Assistant Ultrasound Director in the Emergency Department at Staten Island University Hospital and formerly held the rank of Assistant Professor at Hofstra University.

Dr. Caputo is a renowned lecturer and has delivered lectures to several programs and conferences both regionally and nationally in Emergency Medicine. He has numerous peer reviewed publications in Emergency Medicine. His areas on interest include Residency Education, Ultrasound, and Critical Care Medicine.

Dr. Caputo has received several awards:

- 2013: SUNY Downstate/Kings County Outstanding Chief Resident Award
- 2013: SUNY Downstate/Kings County Education Award
- 2013: 2013: SUNY Downstate/Kings County Ultrasound Award
- 2014: Staten Island University Hospital Emergency Medicine Teacher of the Year Award
- 2015: Clerkship Directors in Emergency Medicine (CDEM) Young Educator of the Year Nominee
- 2017: Northwell Health Outstanding Teacher Award
- 2021: Northwell Health Truly Award Nominee