Dr. Shmuel Shapira, MD

Dr. Shmuel Shapira, MD

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Interventional Cardiology  ·  
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68 y/o
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Dr. Shmuel Shapira, MD is an interventional cardiology specialist in Salem, VA and has been practicing for 36 years. He specializes in interventional cardiology, cardiology, and more.

LewisGale Physicians

1802 Braeburn Dr Ofc Medicalbldgeast

Salem, VA 24153
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Tricare
  • Virginia Premier

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Top Care Areas

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

Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
very high
more than 92% of peers
Heart Disease
very high
more than 91% of peers
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
high
more than 87% of peers

Dr. Shapira'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.

4  Specialties

  • Interventional Cardiology
  • Cardiology
  • Family Medicine
  • Internal Medicine

3  Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Interventional Cardiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

56  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
  • Angina
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heart Valve Diseases
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

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28  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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

  • Technion-Israel Institute of Technology Haifa, Israel
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • Interfaith Medical Center Brooklyn NY
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Interfaith Medical Center Brooklyn NY
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Advocate Christ Medical Center Oak Lawn, IL
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Shapira has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hebrew

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shapira's Reviews

4.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shapira to family and friends
8 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Shapira's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

Was very concerned for my health and well being. Great doctor and highly recommend him for your heart concerns.
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Thank you for your review of Lewis Gale Physicians Cardiology! We take pride in serving the community and appreciate you taking the time to write such a kind review. We will be sure to pass it along to Dr. Shapira.

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The only time I spent with cardioloist, was with my husband. They did not treat you as a human but as a number. Dr Shapira takes his time to make sue you understand everything that is going on and he speaks to you as human being not just another number. I would highly recommend him to anyone and...more
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I was referred to Dr Shapira by my Primary Care Physician. I had no prior knowledge of Dr Shapira. I found him to be knowledgeable and willing to give me his undivided attention. Dr Shapira reviewed a prior procedure with me explaining the results. I felt an immediate sense of trust with him and...more
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Right to the point, and doesn't hold back...Him, and his team did an excellent job with my procedure...
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When I first saw him in 2014 I could barely breathe. Was having chemotherapy induced heart failure. He made it possible for me to work full time. I fell lucky to have such a wonderful Dr. The entire staff is great
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We strive to provide the highest quality in patient care. Thank you so much for sharing this story with us!

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