Dr. Elton Shapiro, MD

Dr. Elton Shapiro, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 63
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Dr. Elton Shapiro, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Aventura, FL and has been practicing for 40 years. He graduated from U of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg in 1978 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.

21097 NE 27th Ct Ste 300

Aventura, FL 33180

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna

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Top Care Areas

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

Hypothyroidism
very high
more than 99% of peers
Diabetes Type 2
very high
more than 99% of peers
Thyroid Disease
very high
more than 99% 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.

1  Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

2  Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

26  Conditions Treated

1  Procedures

  • Diabetes Counseling

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • U of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • Johannesburg Hosp-U Witwate
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Johannesburg Hosp-U Witwate
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University of Chicago
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1988

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Shapiro has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shapiro's Reviews

3.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shapiro to family and friends
12 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Shapiro's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr.Shapiro has been my doctor for over 20 years. He has been very good at explaining and answering all my questions and taking care of me. The staff is also excellent. Very friendly!
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Highly satisfied! Dr. Shapiro is very thorough and professional I can recommend him without qualification.
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Horrible attitude! He should not be practicing medicine if he does not know how to talk to patients and run an office. He fights with his staff and gets mad at you if you ask a question! I have never experienced such a TERRIBLE doctor and office in my life. Do not trust him or his opinions. Go...more
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