Richard L. Shapiro, MD

  • Specialty: Breast Surgery
  • Language: English
  • Phone: 212-731-5347

About Me

Conditions and Treatments

melanoma, breast surgery, breast cancer, cancer of the soft tissue, sentinel lymph node biopsy, cancer surgery, adult soft tissue sarcoma

Credentials

Positions
  • Associate Professor, Department of Surgery
Board Certifications
  • American Board of Surgery - Surgery, 1994
Education and Training
  • Fellowship, Bellevue Hospital Center, Surgical Oncology, 1995
  • Fellowship, Veterans Affairs Medical Ctr, Surgical Oncology, 1995
  • Fellowship, NYU Medical Center, Surgical Oncology, 1995
  • Residency, NYU Medical Center, 1993
  • Residency, Veterans Affairs Medical Ctr, 1993
  • Residency, Bellevue Hospital Center, 1993
  • MD from New York University, 1988
Departments

Locations and Appointments

47 Insurance Plans Accepted
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Indemnity
  • Aetna Medicare
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna PPO/EPO
  • Affinity
  • Affinity Exchange- Essential
  • Cigna EPO/POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • ElderPlan
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Indemnity
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield MediBlue
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Pathways, Enhanced
  • GHI CBP
  • HIP Access I
  • HIP Access II
  • HIP Child Health
  • HIP EPO/PPO
  • HIP Family Health
  • HIP HMO
  • HIP Medicare
  • HIP POS
  • HealthSmart (WTC)
  • Hotel Trades
  • Humana Medicare
  • Local 1199 PPO
  • Medicare
  • MetroPlus Child Health
  • MetroPlus Exchange Plans
  • MetroPlus Family Health
  • MetroPlus Medicaid
  • Oxford Exchange
  • Oxford Freedom
  • Oxford Liberty
  • Oxford Medicare
  • United Exchange- Compass
  • UnitedHealthcare Community & State Plan
  • UnitedHealthcare EPO
  • UnitedHealthcare HMO
  • UnitedHealthcare POS
  • UnitedHealthcare PPO
  • UnitedHealthcare Top Tier
  • Visiting Nurse Service (VNS) Medicare
*Insurance listed above may not be accepted at all office locations. Please confirm prior to each visit. The information presented here may not be complete or may have been changed.
NYU Breast & Surgical Oncology

160 East 34th Street
New York, NY 10016

Contact

Phone: 212-731-5347

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Publications

  • Serum-based miRNAs in the prediction and detection of recurrence in melanoma patients

    Fleming, Nathaniel H; Zhong, Judy; da Silva, Ines Pires; Vega-Saenz de Miera, Eleazar; Brady, Bobbi; Han, Sung Won; Hanniford, Doug; Wang, Jinhua; Shapiro, Richard L; Hernando, Eva; Osman, Iman
    Cancer. 2015 Jan. 121 (1): 51-59

  • Angiosarcoma of the breast masquerading as hemangioma: exploring clinical and pathological diagnostic challenges

    Frey, Jordan D; Levine, Pascale G; Darvishian, Farbod; Shapiro, Richard L
    Archives of plastic surgery. 2015 Mar. 42 (2): 261-263

  • Identification of Metastasis-Suppressive microRNAs in Primary Melanoma

    Hanniford, Doug; Segura, Miguel F; Zhong, Judy; Philips, Elliot; Jirau-Serrano, Xavier; Darvishian, Farbod; Berman, Russell S; Shapiro, Richard L; Pavlick, Anna C; Brown, Brian; Osman, Iman; Hernando, Eva
    Journal of the National Cancer Institute. 2015 Mar. 107 (3): ?-? appiajp201414070908

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