Dr. Michael E Shapiro MD Surgeon

Dr. Michael Shapiro is a surgeon in Newark, New Jersey and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Hackensack University Medical Center and University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey-University Hospita. He received his medical degree from University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry and has been in practice for 37 years. Dr. Shapiro accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 44 doctors at Hackensack University Medical Center and one of 4 at University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey-University Hospita who specialize in Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Surgeon: Endocrine, Pancreas, Transplantation

Clinical Interests: Kidney Transplantation

Education & Medical Training

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Residency, General Surgery, 1977–1983

University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry
Class of 1977

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified 29 years in Surgery

NJ State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Super Doctor, SuperDoctors.com

Publications & Presentations

Age should be considered in the allocation of deceased donor kidneys.
Shapiro, M. E.

Critical analysis of laparoscopic donor nephrectomy in the setting of complex renal vasculature: initial experience and intermediate outcomes.
Disick, G.S., Shapiro, M.E., Miles, R.A., Munver, R.

The development of new allocation policy for deceased donor kidneys.
Shapiro, M. E.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • GHI PPO
  • HIP of New York - Select PPO
  • Horizon BCBS Direct Access
  • Horizon BCBS HMO
  • Horizon BCBS POS
  • Horizon BCBS PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • QualCare HMO
  • QualCare PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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