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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (1)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. William Shapiro is Good. Dr. Shapiro has been reviewed by 4 patients who have provided 1 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 5.0
Promptness 5.0
Courteous Staff 5.0
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 5.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. William Shapiro, MD is board certified in Neurology.

  • He has special expertise in 13 areas:
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Cancer (Astrocytoma)
  • Brain Cancer (Meningel Neoplasm)
  • Brain Cancer (Oligodendroglioma)
  • Brain Cancer (Supratentorial Neoplasm)
  • Brain Disorder
  • Epidemiology
  • Epilepsy
  • Glial Cancer (Glioma)
  • Migraine Disorders
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Spinal Cord Cancer

Education & Awards

Dr. Shapiro graduated from University of California at San Francisco. He has 7 awards.

One of America's Leading Experts on:
Brain Cancer (Brain Neoplasm)
Brain Cancer (Meningel Neoplasm)
Brain Diseases
Glial Cancer (Glioma)
Spinal Cord Cancer (Spinal Cord Neoplasm)
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2002 - 2008, 2010 - 2015)
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® for Cancer (2005 - 2007, 2009 - 2012, 2014 - 2015)


Dr. Shapiro has 3 hospital affiliations:

  • St Joseph's Hospital 
  • CHANDLER REGIONAL Medical Center 
  • St Joseph`s Hospital & Medical Center - Phoenix 


  • English
  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. William R Shapiro MD is a male Neurologist, has 50 years of experience and practices in Neurology.
Where does Dr. William R. Shapiro practice?
Dr. William Shapiro has 1 office location.
Dr. William Shapiro practices Neurology near Phoenix, AZ.
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