Dr. Anne Shapter, MD

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Specializes in Gynecologic Oncology • Female • Age 53

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Dr. Shapter's Experience

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Dr. Shapter's Specialties

  • Gynecologic Oncology

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Hospital Quality

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Lahey Hospital and Medical Center
41 Mall Road
Burlington, MA 01805
Elliot Hospital
1 Elliot Way
Manchester, NH 03103

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Lahey Hospital & Medical Center
Lahey Health, Burlington
41 Mall Rd
Burlington, MA 01805
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    Dr. Shapter's Experience

    Specialties

    • Gynecologic Oncology

    Board Certifications

    • Gynecological Oncology
    • Obstetrics & Gynecology
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    • Colposcopy
    • Destruction or Excision of Lesion of Cervix (incl. LEEP)
    • Destruction or Excision of Vaginal Lesions
    • Endocervical Curettage
    • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
    • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
    • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
    • Hysterectomy - Open
    • Hysteroscopy
    • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
    • Laparoscopic Vaginal Hysterectomy With Robotic Assistance
    • Laparotomy
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
    • Myomectomy - Open and-or Laparoscopic
    • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
    • Trigger Point Injection
    • Vaginal Surgery
    • Vulvectomy
    • Wound Repair
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    • Abdominal Disorders
    • Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
    • Atrophic Vaginitis
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Bone Disorders
    • Brain Disorders
    • Cancer
    • Cervical Cancer
    • Cervical Polyps
    • Cervicitis
    • Chronic Pelvic Pain
    • Endometriosis
    • Fallopian Tube Cancer
    • Gynecologic Cancer
    • Hemorrhoids
    • HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus)
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Hypertension
    • Noninflammatory Cervical Disorders
    • Osteopenia
    • Osteoporosis
    • Ovarian Cancer
    • Ovarian Cysts
    • Pap Smear Abnormalities
    • Perimenopause
    • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
    • Scleroderma
    • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
    • Symptomatic Menopause
    • Urinary Disorders
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    • Uterine Cancer
    • Uterine Diseases
    • Uterine Fibroids
    • Uterine Prolapse
    • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
    • Vaginal Cancer
    • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
    • Vulvar Cancer
    • Yeast Infections
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    Background Check for Dr. Shapter

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of Connecticut School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1990

    Internship Hospital

    Brigham and Women's Hospital
    Complete in 1991

    Residency Hospital

    Brigham and Women's Hospital
    Complete in 1994

    Fellowship Hospital

    University Of California Los Angeles
    Complete in 1997
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Shapter & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Shapter's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Elliot Hospital

    • Lahey Hospital and Medical Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    5.0
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    5 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shapter to family and friends

    5 out of 5

    8 responses

    Dr. Shapter's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.9 out of 5

    8 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.8 out of 5

    8 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.8 out of 5

    8 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    8 responses

    Experience with Dr. Shapter

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    5 out of 5

    8 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    5 out of 5

    8 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    5 out of 5

    8 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    5 out of 5

    8 responses

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    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    Lahey Hospital & Medical Center
    Lahey Health, Burlington
    41 Mall Rd
    Burlington, MA 01805
    (781) 744-5100 (Office)
    (781) 744-5397 (Fax)
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