Dr. Steven Shapiro, MD

Dr. Steven Shapiro, MD

Orthopedic Foot & Ankle Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 67
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Dr. Steven Shapiro, MD is an orthopedic foot & ankle surgery specialist in Savannah, GA and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from George Washington University / School Of Medicine and Health Sciences in 1976 and specializes in orthopedic foot & ankle surgery and orthopedic surgery.

6715 Forest Park Dr

Savannah, GA 31406

Contact Information

(912) 352-3338

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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

Osteopenia
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more than 81% of peers
Bunion
normal
more than 71% of peers
Foot Conditions
normal
more than 66% 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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Shapiro "As an Orthopaedic surgeon, my goals are to provide excellent and compassionate care for my patients. Every patient is treated individually. I am conservative in my approach. Surgery is recommended only when necessary. My staff and I strive to return each patient to Orthopaedic health."

2  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Foot & Ankle Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

70  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Achilles Tendon Injuries
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Arthritis of the Ankle
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bunion
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Flat Foot
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Heel Spur
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Morton's Neuroma
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osgood Schlatter Disease
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Posterior Tibial Tendon Rupture
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rib Fracture
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sever's Disease
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Spine Disorders
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Stress Fracture of Foot
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Tibia or Fibula Stress Fracture
  • Trigger Finger
  • Tumor
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27  Procedures

  • Achilles Tendon Reconstruction
  • Achilles Tenotomy
  • Ankle Arthroscopy
  • Bunion Surgery
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Endoscopic Plantar Fasciotomy
  • Excision of Tarsal or Metatarsal
  • Flatfoot Correction
  • Foot and Ankle DislocationTreatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee Surgery
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Neuroplasty
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Platelet-Rich Plasma Injection (PRP)
  • Posterior Tibial Tendon Reconstruction
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Point Injection

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

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

  • Yale University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1972
  • George Washington University / School Of Medicine and Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1976
  • New York Presbyterian Hospital-New York Weill Cornell Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1977
  • Harvard Combined Orthopaedic Residency Program
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981
  • New York Presbyterian Hospital-New York Weill Cornell Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1978
  • Univ Of Tx-Southwestern
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Shapiro has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shapiro's Reviews

3.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shapiro to family and friends
21 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (21)

  • 5
    (14)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (7)

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

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

My experience was a nightmare. I had bunion surgery. After 10 months I was still in a walking shoe. Dr. Shapiro did not say why. I went for a second opinion. This doctor did an cat scan which showed that my bone had not healed.
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I was recently seen by Dr. Shapiro on a second opinion referral. He is extremely knowledgeable and caring. He treated me with respect and extreme patience. Even though I wasn’t his primary patient, he was genuinely concerned for my welfare and future treatment. I will always have the utmost...more
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Dr. Shapiro's office staff are pleasant and efficient, appointments are easy to make and the wait time in the office is very reasonable. Dr. Shapiro's bedside manner is excellent. He clearly explains your situation and his recommended solution. He is willing to discuss options and what to expect...more
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This doctor ruined both of my feet. I had two surgeries--one in 2011 and one in 2012. have had to have all the hardware removed and bunionectomies repeated by a more competent doctor who said when he saw the Xrays, " This is a mess." I have permanent nerve injury in one foot. Run from this doctor....more
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I have been seeing Dr. Shaprio for 10 years . Dr Shaprio and staff are absolutely awesome . I highly recommend him to anyone
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