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About Dr. Alvin M Shapiro

Dr. Alvin M Shapiro, MD is a Doctor primarily located in New York, NY, with another office in New York, NY. He has 64 years of experience. His specialties include Psychiatry. He speaks English.

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823 Park Ave
New York, NY 10021
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30 Waterside Plz
New York, NY 10010
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Specialties

Dr. Alvin M Shapiro has the following 1 specialty

  • Psychiatry

    A psychiatrist is a doctor with specific training in the diagnosis and treatment of mental illness.
    He or she can not only provide the counseling necessary to both diagnose and treat a patient, but can also prescribe medication when needed. In some cases, a psychiatrist will only provide the medication and the counseling will be provided by another healthcare specialist, like a certified counselor or psychologist.
    Like other doctors, psychiatrists employ diagnostic tools like CT scans and MRI in order to observe the structure and function of a patient's brain.
    Once a diagnosis is made, these specialists may use behavior or cognitive therapy in order to address the patient's condition, or a multitude of other types of therapy, in conjunction with or in place of medication.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Alvin M Shapiro has the following 6 expertise

  • Insomnia
  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD) / Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Depression
  • Schizophrenia
  • Bipolar Disorder / Manic Depressive Disorder

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  • Education

    64 Years Experience

  • New York University

    Graduated in 1954

  • Accepted Insurance

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