Dr. Michael Shapiro, MD

Dr. Michael Shapiro, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 48
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Dr. Michael Shapiro, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Bohemia, NY and has been practicing for 16 years. He graduated from New York Medical College in 1995 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

3480 Veterans Memorial Hwy

Bohemia, NY 11716

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MVP Health Care
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Worker's Compensation

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Top Care Areas

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

Chronic Neck Pain
high
more than 85% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
normal
more than 79% of peers
Herniated Disc
normal
more than 72% 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.

1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

42  Conditions Treated

  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Fracture
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Torticollis
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15  Procedures

Background Check

1 Malpractice Claim
  • Settlement : 10/7/2015
    Amount or Range: Above Average
    Nature of Complaint: Zip Code or County of Event: Nassau County, NY
    State: 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

  • New York Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • St Vincents Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1996
  • St Mary's Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2001
  • Johns Hopkins Hospital and Health System
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Shapiro has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Shapiro has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Russian
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shapiro's Reviews

3.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shapiro to family and friends
30 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (30)

  • 5
    (19)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (8)

Dr. Shapiro's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Patient Comments (2)

He is the worse Surgeon I ever came across. Hr crippled my husband. My husband can hardly walk. He is also an alcholic, and has affairs with patients. His girl friends husband was murdered. If you use him you are crazy.
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NEVER-I saw him 2 different times-1-I went in with a severe back thoratic problem, he Never even looked at my back, I explained the problem it took about 2 minutes he sid I know what you need-sounded sure of himself so I had to under go anathesia 3 times before the procedure was done then the...more
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