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

Patient Reviews

  • "The office was very accommodating by seeing me before my appointment time. Dr. Shapiro was a delight. She gave me my mammogram results from March 2024 and reassured me I was fine and should return in a year. A+"
      from Nilsa 5.0 Stars - (2024-07-03)
  • "Front desk, okay. Dr. Shapiro, 5 stars..."
      from Michele 5.0 Stars - (2024-06-30)
  • "I am bless to have Dr. Shapiro as my doctor. Best Doctor in the bronx for breast care. She cares!!"
      from ELIZA 5.0 Stars - (2024-06-30)
  • "Dr Voltera is a wonderful Dr. Caring and professional. I recommend Him highly"
      from Rose 5.0 Stars - (2024-06-27)
  • "Dr Shapiro was attentive, compassionate and knowledgeable and made me feel at ease right away I also met with Dr Volterra and he also answered all my questions and concerns"
      from Yolanda 5.0 Stars - (2024-06-27)
  • "My Dr Nella Shapiro is wonderful - Always clear, concise information. I highly recommend her!"
      from Dolores 5.0 Stars - (2024-06-14)
  • "Excellent care"
      from AUDREY 5.0 Stars - (2024-06-12)
  • "Dr Shapiro saved me 2x from breast cancer...she is professional yet warm and loving...ty Dr may you be forever blessed 🙏"
      from JOANN 5.0 Stars - (2024-06-05)
  • "Dr Nella Shapiro is a treasure in the field of breast cancer When you are seeing by her you feel better rigjt way She is very caring and loving"
      from eli 5.0 Stars - (2024-05-24)
  • "It is always a pleasure to visit Dr. Shapiro. She is attentive, listens to what other issues are going in your life and the best breast surgeon I ever have. I am so lucky to have her. The stuff is professional and coordinate the follow up test/care needed. Thank you all for all you do!"
      from Simegn 5.0 Stars - (2024-05-22)