Dr. Kenneth Shapiro, MD

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Dr. Kenneth Shapiro, MD

General Surgery | Male

New York Westchester Surgical 1578 Williamsbridge Rd Ste 2, Bronx, NY 10461 Get Directions

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Dr. Shapiro specializes in General Surgery and practices in Bronx, NY. He practices at 1 location.

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  • Fellowship Hospital
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      2.5 based on 6 responses
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      • Trustworthiness
         (6)
      • Helpfulness
         (6)
      • Staff
         (5)
      • Scheduling
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      Experience with Dr. Shapiro
      • Level of trust in provider's decisions
         (6)
      • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
         (6)
      • How well provider listens and answers questions
         (6)
      • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
         (6)
      Dr. Shapiro's Office & Staff
      • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
         (5)
      • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
         (6)
      • Staff friendliness and courteousness
         (5)
      • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
        31 – 45 minutes (6)
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      Specialties

      • General Surgery
      • Laparoscopic Surgery

      Board Certifications

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      • General Surgery

      Conditions Treated

      • Abdominal Pain
      • Anal and Rectal Cancer
      • Anal Fissure
      • Anorectal Abscess
      • Appendicitis
      • Breast Cancer
      • Breast Lump
      • Carcinoma in Situ
      • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
      • Colorectal Cancer
      • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
      • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
      • Hemorrhoids
      • Hidradenitis
      • Incisional Hernia
      • Inguinal Hernia
      • Intestinal Abscess
      • Intestinal Obstruction
      • Lipomas
      • Mesenteric Lymphadenitis
      • Neuroendocrine Tumors
      • Partial Lung Collapse
      • Secondary Malignancies
      • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
      • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
      • Stomach Cancer
      • Ulcerative Colitis
      • Umbilical Hernia
      • Ventral Hernia

      Procedures Performed

      • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
      • Appendectomy, Open
      • Biopsy of Breast
      • Cholecystoenterostomy
      • Colectomy
      • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
      • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
      • Excision of Breast Tumor
      • Excision of Rectal Tumor
      • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
      • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
      • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
      • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
      • Gastrectomy
      • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
      • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
      • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
      • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
      • Laparotomy
      • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
      • Mastectomy
      • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
      • Port Placements or Replacements
      • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
      • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
      • Tracheal Surgery
      • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic

      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

      • Medical School
        New York Medical College
      • Internship Hospital
        Mt Sinai Hosp-Cabrini Med Ctr
      • Residency Hospital
        Mt Sinai/Cabrini Mc

        Completed in 2002

      • Fellowship Hospital
        Staten Island University Hosp

      Awards & Recognition

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        • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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      Languages Spoken

      • English
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      Dr. Shapiro's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in General Surgery
      • Board certified in General Surgery
      • No malpractice claims found
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Shapiro's Office & Staff

      Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
      Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
      Staff friendliness and courteousness
      Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
      31 – 45 minutes

      Experience with Dr. Shapiro

      Level of trust in provider's decisions
      How well provider explains medical condition(s)
      How well provider listens and answers questions
      Spends appropriate amount of time with patients