Dr. Ira Shapira, DDS

Dr. Ira Shapira, DDS

Dentistry  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 67
Dr. Ira Shapira, DDS is a dentistry practitioner in Gurnee, IL. He graduated from Loyola University / School Of Dentistry and practices dentistry.Read his story

310 S Greenleaf St Ste 201

Gurnee, IL 60031

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Dr. Shapira's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Shapira " Bachelor of Science, Microbiology Ohio State University Doctor of Dental Surgery Loyola University Chicago (1977) Rush Medical School - Visiting Assistant Professor-Sleep Disorder Center (1986-1991) 2015 Chair/TMD Alliance - American Alliance Temporomandibular Organization Secretary & Fellow of the International College of Cranio-Mandibular Orthopedics Former International Regent, Lecturer for ICCMO Charter Member of the Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine (originally named Sleep Disorder Dental Society) Credentialed by Diplomate of Sleep Disorder Dental Society American Board of Dental Sleep Medicine Member Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine Founding member of DOSA, The Dental Organization for Sleep Apnea Founding Board Member-Illinois Sleep Society Lecturer American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine Diplomate of the Academy of Pain Management Dental Editor - Sleep and Health Journal Former Assistant Clinical Professor at Rush Medical School Sleep Disorder Service (1998 - 2001) Graduate of The Las Vegas Institute for Advanced Dental Studies American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry International Academy of Comprehensive Esthetics Academy of Computerized Dentistry of North American International Academy of Oral Implantology American Dental Association Chicago Dental Society Illinois Dental Society Academy of General Dentistry American Equilibration Society Academy Craniofacial Pain Multiple Publications including American Equilibration Society, ICCMO Anthology, Cranio Journal, Journal of Craniomandibular Practices and Sleep, Anti-Aging Medical News, Sleep and Health Journal, chapter in Anti-Aging Medical Text Book on Anti-Aging Dentistry, ADA Journal "
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Shapira "I like to think of my patients as though they were members of my family. I want them to have the quality of care they can appreciate and that I would expect for myself or my family."

1  Practice Areas

  • Dentistry

16  Conditions Treated

  • Cervicogenic Headache
  • Chronic Headache
  • Chronic Tension-Type Headache
  • Cluster Headache
  • Drug Rebound Headache
  • Headache
  • Mild Headache
  • Muscle Contraction Headache
  • Post-Traumatic Headache
  • Recurrent Headache
  • Severe Headache
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Tension Headache
  • TMJ
  • Tooth Decay
  • Vascular Headache

14  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

0 Sanctions

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.


  • Ohio State University / College Of Dentistry
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Loyola University / School Of Dentistry
    Medical School | Graduated

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Shapira has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Shapira has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shapira's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shapira to family and friends
9 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

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Dr. Shapira's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes
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Patient Comments (4)

My family has trusted our care to Delany Dental. They are always responsive to our needs and try to give us all options before making any decisions. Also they have a great staff that care for you like family. Sometimes better.
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There is no one I trust more as a doctor. Dr. Shapira is the only one to relieve my migraines and TMJ pain. I recommend him to everyone.
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Dr Shapira is extremely knowledgable with dentistry, TMJ and sleep disorders. He and his team were able to adjust my bite so that I didn't have any more face pain due to TMJ. After they Dr Shapira gave me a new smile with his talent and expertise in cosmetic dentistry. I could be happier. The...more
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Dr. Shapira and his staff are the best. From the minute you walk in it feels like family. Kelly and Tory are so warm, friendly and understanding and Dr. Shapira is so knowledgeable about anything TMJ related. He diagnosed my issues and got me headache and pain free almost immediately. Would...more
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