Dr. Shapiro is a firm believer in the power of education, and has pursued educational excellence throughout the course of his career.
He received a Bachelor of Arts in Biology from Boston University in Boston, Massachusetts, followed by the completion of a Master’s Degree in Biomedical Sciences from Touro College in New York. Dr. Shapiro then went on to attain his Medical Degree at the prestigious Technion Medical School in Haifa, Israel, after which
He returned to the United States to complete his Internship and Medical Residency Program in Internal Medicine at St. Michael’s Medical Center in Newark, New Jersey.
Dr. Shapiro continued his extensive medical education by completing a Fellowship in Cardiothoracic Surgery at Newark Beth Israel Medical Center in New Jersey, and then remained in the NY/NJ tri-state area to open his Internal Medicine private practice.
Through his day to day interactions with patients at his medical practice, Dr. Shapiro realized that a growing number of his patients had pressing concerns about their skin and physical appearance, but did not have access to the proper practitioners who could safely and successfully address these issues.