Dr. Richard Alan Shapiro MD Urologist

Dr. Richard Shapiro is an urologist in Tarzana, California and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Northridge Hospital Medical Center-Roscoe Boulevard Campus and Providence Tarzana Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Rush Medical College and has been in practice for 37 years. Dr. Shapiro accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 22 doctors at Northridge Hospital Medical Center-Roscoe Boulevard Campus and one of 24 at Providence Tarzana Medical Center who specialize in Urology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Urologist: General Urology

Education & Medical Training

University of Southern California/LAC+USC Medical Center
Residency, Urology, 1981–1983

UCLA Medical Center
Residency, General Surgery, 1977–1979

UCLA Medical Center
Residency, Urology, 1979–1981

Rush Medical College
Class of 1977

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Urology
Certified in Urology

CA State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FACS), American College of Surgeons

Super Doctor, SuperDoctors.com

Top MD, Consumers Checkbook

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Shield California HMO
  • Blue Shield California PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Empire BCBS HMO
  • Empire BCBS PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • GHI PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net California Large Group PPO
  • Healthfirst New York
  • HIP of New York - Select PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO - Kaiser
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Pacificare HMO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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