Dr. Adam Shapira, MD

Dr. Adam Shapira, MD

Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology  |  
Male  |  
Age 43
(10)
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Dr. Adam Shapira, MD is a clinical cardiac electrophysiologist in Plano, TX and has been practicing for 10 years. He graduated from University of Louisville School of Medicine in 2000 and specializes in clinical cardiac electrophysiology and cardiology.

4708 Alliance Blvd Ste 650

Plano, TX 75093

Contact Information

(469) 326-2636

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Accountable Health Plans of America
  • Admar
  • Advantra
  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Benefit Management
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Top Care Areas

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See how frequently Dr. Shapira performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
very high
more than 99% of peers
Atrial Flutter
very high
more than 99% of peers
Atrial Fibrillation
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Shapira "Dr. Adam Shapira received his Bachelor of Arts degree in English literature from Princeton University. He completed his MD at the University of Louisville, his internal medicine internship and residency at UT Southwestern's Parkland Hospital, and his cardiology fellowship at the University of Louisville. He then completed a two year fellowship in clinical cardiac electrophysiology at Loyola University in Chicago, where he served his final year as the chief electrophysiology fellow. He is board certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine in the fields of clinical cardiology and cardiac electrophysiology.  Dr. Shapira has a particular interest in atrial fibrillation ablation and has co-authored a book chapter about the safety concerns surrounding this procedure. Additional professional interests include technological advances in arrhythmia ablation, ventricular tachycardia ablation, pacemaker and defibrillator implantation, and device-based management of heart failure."

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Specialties

  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiology
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Board Certifications

  • Cardiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Abnormal Heart Beat
  • Arrhythmias
  • Arrhythmogenic Right Ventricular Dysplasia (ARVD)
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bradycardia
  • Brugada Syndrome
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Ebstein's Anomaly
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hypertrophic Obstructive Cardiomyopathy
  • Hypotension
  • Long QT Syndrome
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Paroxysmal Atrial Tachycardia
  • Syncope
  • Ventricular Fibrillation
  • Ventricular Tachycardia (VT)
  • Wolff-Parkinson-White Pattern
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Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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.

Education

  • Princeton University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1996
  • University of Louisville School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2000
  • Ut Southwestern University Hospitals
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2001
  • Ut Southwestern University Hospitals
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2003
  • Loyola University Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2008
  • University Of Louisville Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2006

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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
5.0
based on 10 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Shapira's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Met this fine Cardiologist 7 years ago. He was patient and explained why I should take this medication and do this procedure to treat my Afib. I rejected all meds suggested as well as the recommended Pace Maker installation but Adam stayed calm and respected my wishes. Finally about 5 years ago I...more
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Dr Shapira is an amazing physician. He had excellent staff and great bedside manner. He made me feel at ease about my procedure and I trusted him completely. I had suffered my entire life with my heart condition and he fixed it and I'm able to live life to the fullest now.
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