Dr. Michael Shapiro, MD

Dr. Michael Shapiro, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 67
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Dr. Michael Shapiro, MD is a general surgery specialist in Hackensack, NJ and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from University Of Rochester in 1977 and specializes in general surgery.

30 Prospect Ave

Hackensack, NJ 07601

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • QualCare

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for New Jersey
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Experience Check

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Dr. Shapiro's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Colon and Rectal Surgery
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Dr. Shapiro performs Colon and Rectal Surgery more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Shapiro performs this procedure more than 5% of his peers

Ventral Hernia
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shapiro treats Ventral Hernia more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Shapiro treats this condition more than 5% of his peers

Inguinal Hernia
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shapiro treats Inguinal Hernia more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Shapiro treats this condition more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Shapiro's conditions and procedures:

Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Colectomy
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Crohn's Disease
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Diverticulitis
Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Hyperparathyroidism
Incisional Hernia
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Inguinal Hernia
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
Intestinal Obstruction
Laparotomy
Lipomas
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
Pancreatic Cancer
Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Port Placements or Replacements
Rectal Prolapse
Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
Small Bowel Surgery
Splenectomy
Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroid Surgery
Tracheal Surgery
Ulcerative Colitis
Umbilical Hernia
Ventral Hernia

About Me

Care Philosophy

I believe that all patients deserve excellent, thoughtful care, with attention to the latest scientific information, and with shared decision-making between physician and patient. I also believe that a real surgeon is an excellent internist who, in a...

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

1983
Harvard University
Fellowship Hospital
1983
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Residency Hospital
1978
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Internship Hospital
1977
University Of Rochester
Medical School
1983
1983
1978
1977

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4.5

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1 Star
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Amerihealth
Personal Choice PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
EmblemHealth
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Direct Access
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
QualCare
QualCare HMO
QualCare PPO

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