Dr. Ellen Shapiro, MD

Dr. Ellen Shapiro, MD

Pediatric Urology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 67
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Dr. Ellen Shapiro, MD is a pediatric urology specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 31 years. She graduated from University Of Nebraska College Of Medicine in 1978 and specializes in pediatric urology.

150 E 32nd St

New York, NY 10016

Contact Information

(646) 825-6326

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • HealthFirst
  • 3 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Undescended Testicles
very high
more than 96% of peers
Hypospadias
very high
more than 91% of peers
Bladder Diseases
very high
more than 91% of peers

Dr. Shapiro's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

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1  Specialties

  • Pediatric Urology

2  Board Certifications

  • Pediatric Urology
    Accredited by: American Board of Urology*
  • Urology
    Accredited by: American Board of Urology*

45  Conditions Treated

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15  Procedures

  • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
  • Destruction or Excision of Vaginal Lesions
  • Excision of Testicular Lesion
  • Incomplete Circumcision Repair
  • Incontinence Sling Procedure
  • Kidney Stone Removal
  • Kidney Surgery
  • Orchiectomy
  • Orchiopexy for Undescended Testicle
  • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
  • Ureteroneocystostomy
  • Urethral Dilation
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Varicocelectomy or Hydrocelectomy
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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

  • University Of Nebraska College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Children's Hospital of Michigan
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Shapiro has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shapiro's Reviews

4.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shapiro to family and friends
13 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

  • 5
    (10)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Shapiro'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

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Absolutely wonderful. Dr. Shapiro takes the time to really understand what is going on with her patients and describes her prognosis thoroughly with parents. I went to her as a second opinion after going to a urologist at LIJ and we love her. She will call on her own personal time to discuss...more
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Highly recommend- Dr. Shapiro is a caring, experienced, thorough doctor. She diagnosed our 1 yr old son with a hernia. Sat down with us and thoroughly explained everything, but encouraged us to take the time to make our own decision about surgery. She performed the surgery herself -- a complete...more
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Excellent doctor!!! Performed surgery under general anesthesia on my 4 month old son. And a wonderful bedside manner when he returned at 4 yes old for A follow up visit!!!!!! Highly recommended!!!!!!
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Dr. Ellen Shapiro is dedicated medical professional. My son underwent surgery for a hydrocele repair secondary to an inguinal hernia. She explained everything thoroughly at the office visit prior to the surgery as well as post op. She personally called me that evening after the surgery to check up...more
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