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Specialties & Research

Dr. Peter Shapiro, MD is board certified in Psychiatry.

  • He has special expertise in 9 areas:
  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD) / Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Bipolar Disorder / Manic Depressive Disorder
  • Clinical Depression (Major Depressive Disorder)
  • Depression
  • Depressive Disorder
  • Insomnia
  • Mental Disorders
  • Schizophrenia
  • Sleep Disorders

Education & Awards

Dr. Shapiro graduated from Columbia University, New York. He has 3 awards.

Bakken Prize for Contributions to Heart-Brain Medicine from the Cleveland Clinic
Career Award from the Society for Liaison Psychiatry
Castle Connolly Top Doctors: New York Metro Area™ (1999 - 2008, 2010 - 2015)


Dr. Shapiro has 6 hospital affiliations:

  • New York Presbyterian Hospital / Columbia 
  • New York Presbyterian / Westchester 


  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. Peter A Shapiro MD is a male Psychiatrist, has 31 years of experience and practices in Psychiatry.
Where does Dr. Peter A. Shapiro practice?
Dr. Peter Shapiro has 2 office locations.
Dr. Peter Shapiro practices Psychiatry near New York, NY.
See New York Psychiatrists.