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Dr. Ellen Shapiro, MD

Pediatric Urology ·  Female · Age 67

Dr. Shapiro

Dr. Ellen Shapiro, MD is a pediatric urology specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 32 years. She graduated from University Of Nebraska College Of Medicine in 1978 and specializes in pediatric urology.


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(646) 825-6326

Dr. Shapiro accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
BlueConnect HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Preferred Blue PPO
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
EmblemHealth
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
HealthFirst
ABCD HMO
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Direct Access
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for New York
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Shapiro's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Undescended Testicles
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shapiro treats Undescended Testicles more than 98% of her peers

Dr. Shapiro treats this condition more than 98% of her peers

Hypospadias
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shapiro treats Hypospadias more than 97% of her peers

Dr. Shapiro treats this condition more than 97% of her peers

Bladder Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shapiro treats Bladder Diseases more than 95% of her peers

Dr. Shapiro treats this condition more than 95% of her peers

Dr. Shapiro's conditions and procedures:

  • Balanoposthitis
  • Bedwetting
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bladder Diseases
  • Bladder Diverticulum
  • Bladder Infection
  • Bladder Stones
  • Bladder Surgery
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Complete Nephrectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Congenital Obstruction of Ureteropelvic Junction
  • Congenital Obstruction of Ureterovesical Junction
  • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
  • Destruction or Excision of Vaginal Lesions
  • Elevated PSA (Prostate Specific Antigen)
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • Erectile Dysfunction
  • Excision of Testicular Lesion
  • HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus)
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypospadias
  • Incomplete Circumcision Repair
  • Incontinence Sling Procedure
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Infection
  • Kidney Infection, Acute
  • Kidney Infection, Chronic
  • Kidney Stone Pain (Renal Colic)
  • Kidney Stone Removal
  • Kidney Stones
  • Kidney Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Male Epispadias
  • Male Infertility
  • Neurogenic Bladder
  • Nighttime Urination (Nocturia)
  • Orchiectomy
  • Orchiopexy for Undescended Testicle
  • Overactive Bladder
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Peyronie's Disease
  • Polyuria
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Prostate Removal
  • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spermatocele
  • Testicular Atrophy
  • Testicular Cancer
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Undescended Testicles
  • Ureteral Stones
  • Ureteral Stricture or Kinking
  • Ureterocele, Congenital
  • Ureteroneocystostomy
  • Urethral Dilation
  • Urethral Stricture
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Urinary Hesitancy
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Stones
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Uroflowmetry
  • Urostomy
  • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Varicocelectomy or Hydrocelectomy
  • Vesicoureteral Reflux
  • Wound Repair

About Me

Care Philosophy

“We are committed to delivering the best care and an exceptional patient experience. We are devoted to providing services that are patient-centered and compassionate, and care for you as a person.”

Specialties

  • Pediatric Urology

Board Certifications

Education

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

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Shapiro's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Shapiro

4.5

Based on 13 reviews

5 Stars
76.92307692307692%
(10)
4 Stars
15.384615384615385%
(2)
3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
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(0)
1 Star
7.6923076923076925%
(1)

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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...Read 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...Read 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...Read More
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