Dr. Howard Shapiro

Internal Medicine - Nephrology & Dialysis
West Bloomfievld, MI
male

Locations

Howard S Shapiro, MD

West Bloomfievld, MI

Address

West Bloomfievld, MI
Directions

Fax

2487327470

Howard S Shapiro, MD

Scottsdale, AZ

About

Bio

Board Certified in Internal Medicine and Nephrology

Specialties
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.

Internal Medicine - Nephrology & Dialysis

Internal Medicine

Licenses

United States: Arizona

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

843 Answers
184 Agrees
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A 16-year-old male asked:
Dr. Howard Shapiro
Specializes in Internal Medicine
No. Rx is hormone: hashimoto's thyroiditis is an immunologically caused thyroid deficiency. The treatment is hormone replacement. Diets don't help
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Howard Shapiro
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Possible parasites: tiny worms and other parasites are a hazard from swimming and should be checked out. See your physician who can have a stool sample checked by a lab f ... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Howard Shapiro
Specializes in Internal Medicine
See dermatologist : while the problem may only be cosmetic be sure and see a dermatologist who can excise it and obtain a pathology report
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Aug 28, 2014
Dr. Shapiro is a role model for us all! Smart, respectful, and supportive. Cloning him would be a benefit to mankind!
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Shapiro is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Shapiro is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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This made me feel good. Thanks! Was on 8 mg lorazapam ,9 years ,and the doctor took me off in 3 weeks,the one who gave it to me ,a neurologist ,he says its me as i am off it a year+
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This was very helpful. Thanks! I am already taking canesten(3 days)and probiotics. I wondered whether the spot on my nail is connected to it. I will have it checked, thank you! :)
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This was very helpful. Thanks! I really appreciate your professionalism, expertise and honesty with the mannor in which you answered this questioned.

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Wayne State University School of Medicine, MI
MD

Residency

Boston City Hospital
Completed 1961

Residency

DETROIT RECEIVING HOSPITAL & UNIV HEALTH CENTER
Completed 1963

Affiliations

American Society of Nephrology
American College of Physicians
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