Dr. Kenneth Shapiro, MD

Dr. Kenneth Shapiro, MD

General Surgery | Male | 45 years old

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

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Dr. Shapiro's Reviews

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based on 7 total surveys (2 with reviews)
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  • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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  • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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in Bronx, NY |
Dr. Shapiro performed surgery on me. From the very start, I found him to be informative , detailed and genuine. I strongly recommend him. I work in a NYC hospital and do, have experience in the patient experience perspective. Thank you Dr.Shapiro, "You Rock"!
Bronx, NY |
Good to fill in for Partner Dr Puente but not on his own.
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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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  • General Surgery

Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • 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 Cancer
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Ventral Hernia

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

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgery

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

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