Dr. Eric Shapiro, MD

Dr. Eric Shapiro, MD

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation  |  
Male  |  
Age 67
(7)
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Dr. Eric Shapiro, MD is a physical medicine & rehabilitation doctor who practices in West Islip, NY. He is 67 years old and has been practicing for 38 years.

380 Montauk Hwy

West Islip, NY 11795

Contact Information

(631) 422-6600

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Locals (any local)
  • MultiPlan
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
very high
more than 89% of peers
Knee Disorders
normal
more than 79% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
normal
more than 78% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Shapiro "I try to get my patients better as quickly as possible with out invasive procedures or medications if possible. I treat every patient as an individual, even if they have the same diagnosis knowing what may work for one patient may not work for another. I perform EMG/NCS, Injection procedures, ultrasound guided injections, Physical therapy & Massage therapy. I have a friendly knowledgeable staff that is there to help"
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Specialties

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • Sports Rehabilitation Medicine
1

Board Certifications

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*
32

Conditions Treated

  • Arthritis
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Cervical Sprain
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Meniscus Injuries
  • Musculoskeletal Disorders
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Neck Pain
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Radiculitis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rotator Cuff Injuries
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Sports Injuries
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)

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Procedures

  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • Exercise Program
  • Injection Therapy
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Injection
  • Myofascial Release Therapy
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Pain Management
  • Physical Therapy
  • Soft Tissue Massage
  • Strengthening Exercise
  • Therapeutic Massage
  • Trigger Point Injection

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

  • SUNY at Stony Brook U Hosp
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Universidad Autonoma De Guadalajara, Facultad De Medicina
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • State University of New York / Health Science Center At Stony Brook
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Nassau Co Mc
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988

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

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shapiro to family and friends
4.4
based on 7 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 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
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

in Coram, NY |
I was in a car accident many years ago and have two herniated disks along with other issues from that accident. They sent me to a chiropractic for my injuries and only to find I really didn't have my relief. I was told to see Dr. Shapiro and between him and his team got me back on my feet again....more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Shapiro accepts 11 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • EmblemHealth
    Emblem Health
    GHI HMO
    GHI PPO
    Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP)
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Locals (any local)
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Oxford Liberty
    United Healthcare
  • Worker's Compensation
    Worker's Compensation WC

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Hospitals where Dr. Shapiro has admitting privileges

Good Samaritan Regional Medical Center
255 Lafayette Ave
Suffern, NY 10901
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Southside Hospital
301 E Main St
Bay Shore, NY 11706
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