Dr. Herbert Shapiro, MD

Dr. Herbert Shapiro, MD

General Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 82
(4)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Herbert Shapiro, MD is a general surgery doctor who practices in Saint Louis, MO. He is 82 years old and has been practicing for 52 years.

6150 Oakland Ave Fl 2nd

Saint Louis, MO 63139

Contact Information

(314) 845-2500

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. Shapiro

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you

Top Care Areas

new

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

Ulcer
normal
more than 5% of peers
Gastrointestinal Diseases
normal
more than 3% 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.

We're trying something new with Top Care Areas.Was it helpful for you?YesNo

1

Specialties

  • General Surgery
1

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
18

Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Anal Disorders
  • Fracture
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Hernia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Thrombosis
  • Ulcer
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
17

Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Heart Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lung Surgery
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Skin Grafts
  • Thoracentesis
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Missouri.

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

  • Univ Of Mo Columbia Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1960
  • Barnes-Jewish Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1961
  • St Louis City Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1965
  • Univ Of Tex MD Anderson Cancer Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1966

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Shapiro has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Shapiro does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Shapiro and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Shapiro's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shapiro to family and friends
5.0
based on 4 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

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

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 Belleville, IL |
He is an excellent doctor and truly listens to his patients! His nurse Victoria is wonderful. She is so friendly and always has a smile on her face. Would recommend to anyone looking for a top notch doctor
Flag this
Was this helpful?

Visit Dr. Shapiro

Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Shapiro accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
    Blue Preferred Plus POS
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • HealthLink
    HealthLink PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Shapiro has admitting privileges

SSM Health St. Joseph Hospital - St. Charles
300 First Capitol Drive
Saint Charles, MO 63301
View Hospital Profile

Nearby doctors with similar experience

General Surgery
(6)
Complex General Surgical Oncology
(17)
Complex General Surgical Oncology
(14)
General Surgery
General Surgery
(9)
General Surgery
(12)
Colon & Rectal Surgery
(13)
General Surgery
(4)
General Surgery
(3)
General Surgery
(6)