July 1st, 1962 - August 1st, 2016
If you would like to contribute to the Louis J. Scala Memorial Foundation, please make checks payable to:
Dr. Louis J. Scala Memorial Foundation
3208 Chiquita Blvd. S, Suite 110
Cape Coral, FL 33914
Donate $30 or more to receive a glass heart, hand blown at the Corning Museum of Glass in New York.
(Pick up at off ice)
ALL PROCEEDS go towards Cholangiocarcinoma (bile duct cancer) research, education, and awareness.
Dr. Louis J. Scala was born in Brooklyn, NY on July 1, 1962. Scala first attended State University of New York (SUNY) Fredonia and SUNY Buffalo, where he received his degree in biochemistry. He started as a research assistant at the New York State Institute before going to Bologna, Italy to work in research. He returned to the states to become a research scientist at SUNY Brooklyn Health Science Center until transitioning to medical school. Scala served his residency at Miriam Hospital at Brown University in Providence, RI, and a fellowship at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center at UCLA before building his solo practice in Cape Coral, Florida. Dr. Scala was well respected within the medical community, and his expertise was nationally recognized annually by Castle Connolly Medical, Ltd. and U.S. News & World Report, as one of America's Top Doctors.
Dr. Scala's commitment to excellence was unparalleled and his life will be celebrated forever.