Dr. Adam Shapiro, DPM

Dr. Adam Shapiro, DPM

Podiatric Foot & Ankle Surgery  |  
Male  |  
50 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Adam Shapiro, DPM is a podiatric foot & ankle surgery doctor who practices in Huntersville, NC. He is 50 years old and has been practicing for 21 years.

Foot & Ankle Associates

15419 Hodges Cir Ste 200

Huntersville, NC 28078
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MedCost
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas


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Diabetes Type 1
very high
more than 99% of peers
Foot Conditions
very high
more than 99% of peers
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Shapiro "As a podiatrist and board certified foot surgeon, I believe in treating every patient with respect, expert care, and an ongoing effort to exceed expectations. Whether I am treating an ingrown nail or a heel spur or salvaging a diabetic limb, my goal is to get my patients back up to speed as quickly as possible."


  • Podiatric Foot & Ankle Surgery
  • Diabetes Medicine
  • Orthotics

Board Certifications

  • Foot & Ankle Surgery
    Accredited by: American Osteopathic Board*

Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bunion
  • Bunionette
  • Cancer
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic (Charcot) Foot
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Flat Foot
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Injuries
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Hammer Toe
  • Heel Spur
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Ingrown Toenail
  • Kidney Disease
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Morton's Neuroma
  • Obesity
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Retina Diseases
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Vitamin D Deficiency


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  • Achilles Tendon Rupture Repair
  • Ankle Surgery
  • Bunion Surgery
  • Endoscopic Plantar Fasciotomy
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Surgery
  • Fracture Care
  • Hammer Toe Repair
  • Ingrown Toenail Surgery
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision
  • Platelet-Rich Plasma Injection (PRP)
  • Wound Care and Management

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for North Carolina.

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.


  • Emory University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1990
  • Temple University / Pennsylvania College Of Podiatric Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • Washington Hospital Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1997
  • Washington Hospital Center/Georgetown University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1997
  • Georgetown University
    Other Education | Completed 1996

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Who's Who Among Students, 1994
  • Pi Delta National Podiatric Medical Honor Society, President, 1993
  • Alpha Epsilon Delta National Premedical Honor Society Magna Cum Laude Emory University, 1989
  • Dr. Gilbert Master Scholarship for academic excellence and leadership, 1990
Media & Publications

Dr. Shapiro has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Italian

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

  • American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery, Diplomate
  • American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons, Fellow

Dr. Shapiro's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shapiro to family and friends
based on 13 total reviews (8 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Shapiro's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

Charlotte, NC |
Wow! The office decor maybe appealing, but the front sure needs work. The Huntersville front staff had a very cold, inattentive, money greedy attitude (pay the bill or else). Being a new patient, I waited 10 minutes for her to stop staring at the computer, to give the paper to fill out. After an...more
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in Lincolnton, NC |
Dr Shapiro performed Lapidus Bunion surgeries on both of my feet. The surgeries were performed about 9 months apart. I just completed my last follow-up appointment and I am so pleased with the outcome/results. Most importantly, my feet no longer hurt & they even look normal! Dr Shapiro is very...more
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Charlotte, NC |
I began seeing Dr. Shapiro for a stress fracture from running, and I have nothing but positive things to say. He is obviously very knowledgeable. I really appreciated that he took the time to understand me and my goals. He learned that I plan to continue running, so he tailored my treatment to fix...more
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Charlotte, NC |
went to Dr Shapiro for a callus on the bottom of my foot. I've had this issue for years. I had a wonderful HONEST doctor who scraped the callus to stop the annoying feeling of a hard nodule on the bottom of my foot. i recently moved to the Charlotte area. Unfortunately found dr Shapiro. Went there...more
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in Lincoln County, NC |
Dr. Shapiro is awesome. I started to see him for a cracked ankle. He was very sympathetic and understood that I was hurting. He did everything he could to help me get better. He and his staff made me feel very important to them. Dr Shapiro is super sweet, he always has smile on his face. I would...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Shapiro accepts 12 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Traditional
    Blue Traditional POS
    Blue Traditional PPO
    State Employees Program
    Worker's Compensation WC
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina HMO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina POS
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina PPO
    Blue Options PPO
  • Cigna
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Gold Choice
  • MedCost
    MedCost PPO
  • Medicare
    Special Needs Plan SNP
  • MultiPlan
  • Tricare
    TriCare for Life
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Shapiro has admitting privileges

Lake Norman Regional Medical Center
171 Fairview Rd
Mooresville, NC 28117
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Novant Health Huntersville Medical Center
10030 Gilead Rd
Huntersville, NC 28078
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