Gary Shapiro, MD
Gary Shapiro, MD

Gary Shapiro, MD

Orthopedic Surgeon with Fellowship Training in Spine

Board Certifications

  • Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Certificate in Evaluation of Disability and Impairment Ratings
  • Peter O Newton and Shapiro GS. Congenital Deformity in Essentials in Orthopaedics: Spine, 1st edition.
  • Shapiro GS, Bostrom MPG. Heterotopic Ossification and Charcot Neuroarthropathy. in Chapman Operative Orthopaedics, 3rd edition.
  • Shapiro GS and Weiland AJ. Distal Radius Malunion: The Use of the Locon T Plate in Master Techniques in Orthopaedic Surgery: The Wrist, 2nd edition.
  • Newton PO, Faro FD, Farnsworth CL, Shapiro GS, Mohammad F, Parent S, Fricka K, Amiel D. Multilevel spinal growth modulation with an anterolateral flexible tether in an immature bovine model. Spine, In press.
  • Shapiro GS, Sheth N, Mintz DN, Bush H, Sculco TP. Occlusion of a vascular graft after TKA: a case report. American Journal of Orthopedics. In Press.
  • Kelly BT, Shapiro GS, DiGiovanni CW, Buly RL, Potter HG, Hannafin JA. Vascularity of the hip labrum: a cadaveric investigation. Arthroscopy 21:3-11, 2005.
  • Huang R, Shapiro GS, Sandhu H, Lutz G. Cervical epidural abscess after epidural steroid injection: a case report. Spine 29:E7-9, 2004.
  • Shapiro GS, Markel DC, Weiland D, Padgett DE, Sculco TP, Pellicci PM. The use of a constrained acetabular component: follow up of at least 2 years. J Arthroplasty 18:250-8, 2003.
  • Shapiro GS, Boachie-Adjei O, Taira G. Results of surgical treatment of adult idiopathic scoliosis with low back pain and spinal stenosis: a study of long-term clinical and radiographic outcomes. Spine 28:358-63, 2003.
  • Shapiro GS, Boachie-Adjei O, Dhalikar S, Maier L. The use of Epoetin alfa in complex spine deformity surgery. Spine 27:2067-71, 2002.
  • Shapiro GS and Weiland AJ. Degenerative osteophyte causing lateral epicondylitis. Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery 11:383-5, 2002.
  • Shapiro GS, Markel DC, Weiland D, Padgett DE, Sculco TP, Pellicci PM. The use of a constrained acetabular component: follow up of at least 2 years. Instructional Course Lectures 50:281-7, 2001.
  • Shapiro GS, Millett PJ, DiCarlo EF, Mintz DN, Gamache FW, Rawlins BA. Spinal epidural hemangioma related to pregnancy. Skeletal Radiology 30:290-4, 2001.
  • Shapiro G, Green DW, Fatica NS, Boachie-Adjei O. Medical complications in scoliosis surgery. Curr Opin Pediatr 13:36-41, 2001.
  • Diminick M, Shapiro GS, Cornell CN. Acute compartment syndrome of the triceps and deltoid. Journal of Orthopaedic Trauma 13:225-7, 1999.
  • Shapiro GS, Frelinghuysen P, Sanchez P, Rawlins B, Boachie-Adjei O. Revision pediatric deformity. Submitted: Journal of Pediatric Orthopedics
  • Becker’s Orthopaedic Spine Review Top 10 Spine Surgeons for Athletes in the United States
  • Lewis Clark Wagner Award for Resident Research (2001), Senior Research Project with FOCOS: Performed 1st THA in Ghana, Africa (2000)
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society (1996)
  • Davie G. Murray Award (1996)
  • Dean’s Letter of Commendation (1996)
  • Foundation for Orthopaedics and Complex Spine (FOCOS): 2000-current
  • Chicago Bears NFL Football Team Spine Consultant: 2005-2007
  • Northwestern University Medical School: 2003-2009
  • University of Chicago Medical School: 2009-current