Dr. Elton Shapiro, MD

Dr. Elton Shapiro, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  |  
Male  |  
Age 62
(10)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Elton Shapiro, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism doctor who practices in Aventura, FL. He is 62 years old and has been practicing for 30 years.

21097 NE 27th Ct Ste 300

Aventura, FL 33180

Contact Information

(305) 937-3000

Insurance Accepted

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

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Top Care Areas

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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

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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

  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Goiter
  • Graves' Disease
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Kidney Disease
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Cyst
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
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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

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shapiro to family and friends
3.6
based on 10 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 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
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

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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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Shapiro accepts 3 insurance carriers
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
    BlueDental Choice
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Shapiro has admitting privileges

Aventura Hospital & Medical Center
20900 Biscayne Blvd
Aventura, FL 33180
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