Dr. Roberta Shapiro, DO

Dr. Roberta Shapiro, DO

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation  |  
Female  |  
Age 57
(9)
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Dr. Roberta Shapiro, DO is a physical medicine & rehabilitation specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 25 years. She graduated from Se College Osteo Med Miami in 1987 and specializes in physical medicine & rehabilitation, neuromusculoskeletal medicine, and more.

115 E 61st St Apt 10A

New York, NY 10065

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Top Care Areas

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Fibromyalgia
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more than 50% of peers
Autoimmune Diseases
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more than 47% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
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more than 37% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Shapiro "Dr. Shapiro emphasizes care of the total patient and recognizes all modalities of treatment with personalized attention. Dr. Shapiro's referral base is hand picked and consists of only the most skilled practitioners. Every initial evaluation is at minimum one and a half hours and every follow-up is forty-five to fifty minutes. Dr. Shapiro's mission is to coordinate comprehensive care, implement proper treatment protocols and to ease patient suffering and pain."
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Specialties

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine
  • Osteopathic Manipulative Therapy
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Board Certifications

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*
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Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Arthritis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Disorders
  • Back Injuries
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Radiculopathy
  • Muscle Diseases
  • Musculoskeletal Disorders
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Neck Pain
  • Nerve Diseases
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pelvic Pain
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sports Injuries
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Upper Back Pain

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Procedures

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

  • George Washington University / School of Medicine And Health Sciences
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1981
  • Se College Osteo Med Miami
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Brookdale Hospital Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Montefiore Med Center Albert Einstein College Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Kennedy Center Albert Einstein College Med
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Merck Sharpe & Dohme Award for Osteopathic Excellence,
  • Best Doctors in America,
  • Past Chair, AAPMR Myofascial Pain SIG,
Media & Publications

Dr. Shapiro has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shapiro's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shapiro to family and friends
5.0
based on 9 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

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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
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

in New York, NY
Amazing attention and care. She goes above and beyond any dr. I have ever seen, to give me personalized care. She is brilliant at treating my chronic pain.
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in Brooklyn, NY
Dr. Shapiro has a huge heart, and an amazing bedside manner. She makes you feel as if she has all the time in the world for you, and she listens patiently and carefully. She enabled me to be able to bend my knees without pain, and fixed my Achilles, which is finally pain free as well, in only had...more
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