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Dr. Elton Shapiro, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism*
3.9 (16)
Map Pin Small Aventura, FL
Accepting new patients
46 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Elton Shapiro, MD

Dr. Elton Shapiro, MD is an Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism Specialist in Aventura, FL. They specialize in Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism, has 46 years of experience, and is board certified in Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology. They graduated from University of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg and is affiliated with HCA Florida Aventura Hospital. Dr. Shapiro, completed a residency at Johannesburg Hosp-U Witwate. Patients rated Dr. Shapiro an average 3.9 star rating.

Dr. Shapiro works at Practice in Aventura, FL with other offices in Miami, FL. They frequently treat conditions like Thyroid Cyst, Diabetes With Renal Manifestations and Thyroid Nodule along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. 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
    Aventura Endocrine Associates PA
    2801 NE 213th St Ste 1015, Aventura, FL 33180 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (305) 937-3000
  2. 2
    Hca Florida Aventura Hospital
    20900 Biscayne Blvd, Miami, FL 33180 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (305) 937-3000

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  • HCA Florida Aventura Hospital

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Diabetic Polyneuropathy
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Hyperthyroidism
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Adrenal Incidentaloma
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Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
Autoimmune Thyroiditis
Benign Pituitary Gland Tumor
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Cushing's Syndrome
Drug Induced Thyroiditis
Familial Hypercholesterolemia
Gout
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Graves' Disease
Growth Hormone Deficiency
Hashimoto's Disease
Hyperaldosteronism
Hyperprolactinemia
Hypertension
Hypogonadism
Hypopituitarism
Hypopituitarism Following Procedure
Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
Hypothalamus Cancer
Leg and Foot Ulcers
Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
Migraine
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Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Osteogenesis Imperfecta
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
Parathyroid Cancer
Perimenopause
Peripheral Edema
Pheochromocytoma
Pituitary Gland Cancer
Pituitary Tumor
Polyneuropathy
Primary Adrenocortical Insufficiency
Renal Hyperparathyroidism
Secondary Hypertension
Subacute Thyroiditis
Testicular Dysfunction
Thyroid Atrophy
Thyroid Goiter
Thyroiditis
Tobacco Use Disorder
Diabetes Counseling
Smoking Cessation Counseling
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    3.9
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    Specialties*
    • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

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    Years of Experience
    • 46 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1275551442
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • University of Chicago
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • Johannesburg Hosp-U Witwate
    Residency
    Internship
    • Johannesburg Hosp-U Witwate
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • University of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology and Internal Medicine
    Board Certifications
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    Dr. Elton Shapiro, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Shapiro is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Shapiro has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Shapiro has seen patients for Thyroid Cyst, Diabetes With Renal Manifestations and Thyroid Nodule, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Shapiro on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    16 patients have reviewed Dr. Shapiro. The overall rating for this provider is 3.9. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Shapiro.

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