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Dr. Benjamin Shapiro, MD

Psychiatry*
3.8 (10)
Map Pin Small Santa Monica, CA
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23 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Benjamin Shapiro, MD

Dr. Benjamin Shapiro, MD is a Psychiatry Specialist in Santa Monica, CA. They specialize in Psychiatry, has 23 years of experience, and is board certified in Addiction Medicine. They graduated from UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA AT LOS ANGELES / CENTER FOR HEALTH SCIENCES and is affiliated with Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center and Mammoth Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Shapiro an average 3.8 star rating.

Dr. Shapiro works at Practice in Santa Monica, CA with other offices in Los Angeles, CA. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Shapiro's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Ucla Cpn Santa Monica Bay Physicians
    2001 Santa Monica Blvd Ste 860W, Santa Monica, CA 90404 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (310) 301-7396
  2. 2
    Eating Disorder Center of Ca
    520 S Sepulveda Blvd Ste 208, Los Angeles, CA 90049 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (310) 472-3728
  3. 3
    Veterans Administration Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System
    11301 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90073 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (310) 478-3711
    Monday
    09:00 - 16:00
    Tuesday
    09:00 - 16:00
    Wednesday
    09:00 - 16:00
    Thursday
    09:00 - 16:00
    Friday
    09:00 - 16:00

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  • Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center
  • Mammoth Hospital

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Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
Major Depressive Disorder
ADHD and-or ADD
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Anxiety
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Anorexia
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Eating Disorders
Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
Opioid Dependence
Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
Schizoaffective Disorder
Schizoid and Schizotypal Personality Disorder
Schizophrenia
Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
Somatoform Disorders
Alcohol Misuse Screening and Counseling
Alcohol or Substance Misuse Screening and Counseling
Dementia or Depression Screening
Psychological Evaluation
Psychological Evaluations Prior to Bariatric Surgery
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    Specialties*
    • Psychiatry

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    Years of Experience
    • 23 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1356447460
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA AT LOS ANGELES / CENTER FOR HEALTH SCIENCES
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Addiction Medicine, Geriatric Psychiatry and Psychiatry
    Board Certifications
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    Dr. Shapiro has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    10 patients have reviewed Dr. Shapiro. The overall rating for this provider is 3.8. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Shapiro.

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