License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (17)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Michael Shapiro, Dermatologist is Good. Dr. Shapiro has been reviewed by 87 patients who have provided 17 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.4
Promptness 3.0
Courteous Staff 3.4
Accurate Diagnosis 4.2
Bedside Manner 4.0
Spends Time with Me 3.8
Follows Up After Visit 3.7

Specialties & Research

  • He has special expertise in 5 areas:
  • Acne (Acne Vulgaris)
  • Acne Rosacea
  • Melanoma
  • Psoriasis
  • Skin Cancer

Education & Awards

Dr. Shapiro graduated from University of Pennsylvania , Philadelphia. He has 4 awards.

Castle Connolly Top Doctors: New York Metro Area™ (2014 - 2015)
Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2012 - 2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2008)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2009)


Dr. Shapiro has 3 hospital affiliations:

  • Ny Hospital Medical Ctr Of Queens,The 
  • Mt Sinai Hospital 
  • Mt. Sinai Hospital 


  • Polish
  • Spanish
  • Russian

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Additional Information
Dr. Michael Shapiro MD is a male Dermatologist, has 12 years of experience and practices in Dermatology.
Where does Dr. Michael Shapiro practice?
Dr. Michael Shapiro has 4 office locations.
Dr. Michael Shapiro practices Dermatology near Brooklyn, NY.
Additional practice locations include: Forest Hills, NY.
See Brooklyn Dermatologists.