Dr. Lawrence R Shapiro MD

Dr. Lawrence Shapiro is a medical genetics doctor in Valhalla, New York and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Good Samaritan Hospital and Westchester Medical Center. He received his medical degree from New York University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 52 years. He is one of 2 doctors at Good Samaritan Hospital and one of 5 at Westchester Medical Center who specialize in Medical Genetics.

Are you Dr. Shapiro? Claim/Edit Profile

Office Location

See Contact Information

Specialty & Clinical Interests

General Medical Genetics

Education & Medical Training

Children's Hospital of Los Angeles
Residency, Pediatrics, 1963–1964

New York University School of Medicine
Residency, Pediatrics, 1964–1965

Children's Hospital of Los Angeles
Internship, Transitional Year, 1962–1963

New York University School of Medicine
Class of 1962

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Medical Genetics
Certified in Clinical Cytogenetics

American Board of Medical Genetics
Certified in Clinical Genetics

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified in Pediatrics

NY State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Mechanism of E-cadherin dimerization probed by NMR relaxation dispersion.
Li, Y.,Altorelli, N. L.,Bahna, F.,Honig, B.,Shapiro, L.,Palmer, A. G.

Nectin ectodomain structures reveal a canonical adhesive interface.
Harrison, O. J., Vendome, J., Brasch, J., Jin, X., Hong, S., Katsamba, P. S., Ahlsen, G., Troyanovsky, R. B., Troyanovsky, S. M., Honig, B., Shapiro, L.

Thinking outside the cell: how cadherins drive adhesion.
Brasch, J., Harrison, O. J., Honig, B., Shapiro, L.

See all 18 publications

Report a Correction — If you are aware of information on this page that is out of date or incorrect, please let us know.

Patient Advice & Support


See More
Our Doctor Finder includes most U.S. physicians. Doctors are not ranked, learn more.

Nearby Doctors

U.S. News Best Hospitals

U.S. News Best Hospitals

To rank the best adult and children's hospitals, U.S. News analyzes data for fewer than 5,000 centers.

See Hospitals by Specialty

Find a Hospital by Location

Your Message Has Been Submitted

As part of our research on the correction you submitted, you may be contacted at the email address provided.

Sorry, Your Message Could Not Be Submitted

Please try again later, or E-mail your message to doctors@usnews.com and include the Web address (URL) of the page that contains incorrect information.