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Breast Surgery

Dr. Shapiro serves as the Director of Breast Surgery at the Eastchester Center for Breast Care, a division of New York Cancer & Blood Specialists. She was an assistant clinical professor in the combined departments of surgery at the Jack D. Weiler Hospital of the Albert Einstein College of Medicine and the associate director of surgery at the Jack D. Weiler Hospital. Dr. Shapiro is a graduate of Albert Einstein College of Medicine. She interned and did her residency at Montefiore Hospital Medical Center, where she was the first woman to complete the general surgery residency. She also introduced the technique of laparoscopic cholecystectomy at the Jack D. Weiler Hospital. She is certified by the American Board of Surgery, and is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons.

Credentials:  FACS , MD
Education & Training
   Residency:    Montefiore Medical Center
   Medical School:    Albert Einstein College of Medicine

Patient Reviews

  • "Exceptional care for their patients from arrival to end.. staff are administratively professional, on time. Dr Shapiro is an exceptional, knowledgeable physician. She takes time to chat with her patients asking about any concerns, conducts her full exams. As a patient you leave comfortable and anxious free."
      from Nadia 5.0 Stars - (2024-04-12)
  • "Excellent and understanding doctor! Very grateful to have found Dr Shapiro!"
      from Vita 5.0 Stars - (2024-03-22)
  • "Not only is Dr. Shapiro an excellent doctor, she is also an amazing person. She really cares not just how you feel physically, but also mentally and emotionally. She really understands what I've been through and makes me feel better. She has given me some great advice on how to live my life to the fullest. I am grateful for having her as part of my medical team."
      from Lauren 5.0 Stars - (2024-03-22)
  • "I truly recommend Dr Nella Shapiro n Dr Fabio Volterra. Staff are always professional n caring. There's never a long wait. Top notch"
      from Chris 5.0 Stars - (2024-03-22)
  • "Staff is very professional. Dr. Shapiro has an excellent bedside manner and keeps her patients well informed about their health care."
      from Magdalena 5.0 Stars - (2024-03-20)
  • "The care I get here is amazing, the way they care and provide for their patients is always great. Dr. Shapiro is a wonderful surgeon"
      from KAREMA 5.0 Stars - (2024-03-08)
  • "Dr Shapiro is an amazing breast surgeon, she always addressed any of my concerns and also gave me great advice!"
      from tihema 5.0 Stars - (2024-03-06)
  • "Receptionist could have been more accommodating or give some eye contact while giving information."
      from Maria 4.0 Stars - (2024-02-29)
  • "The office is beautiful and clean and the staff is wonderful! Dr. Shapiro is the BEST!!!!"
      from Toni 5.0 Stars - (2024-02-28)
  • "Dr Shapiro and her team have the best customer service skills. They treat patients with respect and good communication skills. Dr Shapiro is a God sent physician in her specialty."
      from LEAH 5.0 Stars - (2024-02-14)