Paul Shapiro, M.D. is certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery and specializes in disorders involving the shoulder, elbow, wrist, and hand.
Dr. Shapiro graduated with distinction from the University of Michigan and then from Wayne State University School of Medicine with distinction in Biomedical Research. He completed a residency in orthopaedic surgery at the Mount Sinai Medical Center at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio. He then completed a fellowship in hand and upper extremity surgery at The University of California, San Francisco.
In 1997 he joined his brother Jeffrey Shapiro in private practice in Birmingham, Michigan. In 2001, the Shapiro’s joined the Weissman, Gitlin, Herkowitz orthopaedic practice with offices in Southfield, West Bloomfield, and Royal Oak. The practice is now known as the Michigan Orthopaedic Institute.
Dr. Shapiro’s practice involves the treatment of problems involving the shoulder, elbow, wrist and hand. He worked as a team physician for the Detroit Vipers of the International Hockey League. He has written several articles which have been published in orthopaedic journals, and has lectured to physicians at both national and regional meetings. He is an active teacher of orthopaedic surgery to the resident physicians at William Beaumont Hospital in Royal Oak.
“I pride myself on a caring approach to helping my patients. This, along with my passion for staying up to date on state of the art treatments combine to provide my patients with the best possible chance for a successful outcome.”
For more information about Dr. Shapiro, please visit his website at: www.shoulderandhand.com