Dr. Alan B Shapiro MD Gastroenterologist

Dr. Alan Shapiro is a gastroenterologist in Skokie, Illinois and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Advocate Lutheran General Hospital and NorthShore University Health System Skokie Hospital. He received his medical degree from University of Illinois College of Medicine and has been in practice for 30 years. Dr. Shapiro accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 19 doctors at Advocate Lutheran General Hospital and one of 39 at NorthShore University Health System Skokie Hospital who specialize in Gastroenterology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Gastroenterologist: General Gastroenterology

Hospital Affiliation

Advocate Lutheran General Hospital
High performing in Gastroenterology & GI Surgery

NorthShore University Health System Skokie Hospital

Education & Medical Training

University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1984–1987

University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago
Fellowship, Gastroenterology, 1988–1990

University of Illinois College of Medicine
Class of 1984

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 27 years in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 23 years in Gastroenterology

IL State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FACP), American College of Physicians
2002

Fellow (FACG), American College of Gastroenterology

Super Doctor, SuperDoctors.com

Top MD, Consumers Checkbook

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois BlueChoice Select
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • Cofinity PPO
  • HealthLink PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS

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