Dr. Frederic D Shapiro MD Orthopedic Surgeon
Dr. Frederic Shapiro is an orthopedic surgeon in Boston, Massachusetts and is affiliated with Boston Children's Hospital. He received his medical degree from University of Toronto Faculty of Medicine and has been in practice for 38 years. He is one of 46 doctors at Boston Children's Hospital who specialize in Orthopedic Surgery.
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Specialty & Clinical Interests
Orthopedic Surgeon: General Orthopedic Surgery
Education & Medical Training
Boston University Medical Center
Residency, General Surgery, 1968 - 1969
Children's Hospital, Boston
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1973 - 1975
University of Toronto Faculty of Medicine
Class of 1967
Certifications & Licensure
American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Certified in Orthopaedic Surgery
MA State Medical License
Active through 2013
Publications & Presentations
Progression of spinal deformity in wheelchair-dependent patients with Duchenne muscular dystrophy who are not treated with steroids: coronal plane (scoliosis) and sagittal plane (kyphosis, lordosis) deformity.
Shapiro, F.,Zurakowski, D.,Bui, T.,Darras, B. T.
MicroRNA-199a is induced in dystrophic muscle and affects WNT signaling, cell proliferation, and myogenic differentiation.
Alexander, M. S.,Kawahara, G.,Motohashi, N.,Casar, J. C.,Eisenberg, I.,Myers, J. A.,Gasperini, M. J.,Estrella, E. A.,Kho, A. T.,Mitsuhashi, S.,Shapiro, F.,Kang, P. B.,Kunkel, L. M.
Rapid reversal of uremic neuropathy following renal transplantation in an adolescent.
Ho, D.T., Rodig, N.M., Kim, H.B., Lidov, H.W., Shapiro, F.D., Raju, G.P., Kang, P.B.
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