Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Faculty Profiles
David M Shapiro, MD

David M Shapiro, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine (Gastroenterology and Hepatology)

Focus of Work

Bio

My interests include developmental and novel therapeutic endoscopic techniques. I perform primary and secondary endoscopic (non-surgical) therapies for obesity, including placement of the Orbera™ gastric balloon for weight loss. I also perform gastro-jejunal outlet reduction for weight regain after bariatric surgery. I have also been trained to use the EsophyX™ device (TIF procedure) as a minimally invasive (non-surgical) treatment for GERD. I am also interested in endoscopic treatment of po...[Read full text]My interests include developmental and novel therapeutic endoscopic techniques. I perform primary and secondary endoscopic (non-surgical) therapies for obesity, including placement of the Orbera™ gastric balloon for weight loss. I also perform gastro-jejunal outlet reduction for weight regain after bariatric surgery. I have also been trained to use the EsophyX™ device (TIF procedure) as a minimally invasive (non-surgical) treatment for GERD. I am also interested in endoscopic treatment of post-surgical complications and endoscopic suturing.[Shorten text]

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Education and Certification

  • MD: University of Nevada (2003)
  • Internship: Northwestern University, McGaw Medical Center (Northwestern Memorial Hospital), Internal Medicine (2004)
  • Residency: Northwestern University, McGaw Medical Center (Northwestern Memorial Hospital), Internal Medicine (2006)
  • Fellowship: Northwestern University, McGaw Medical Center (Northwestern Memorial Hospital), Gastroenterology (2010)
  • Board Certification: Gastroenterology, Internal Medicine

Contact

Clinic (for patients): 312-695-5620
Administrative office: 312-695-4077

NMH/Arkes Family Pavilion Suite 1400
676 N Saint Clair
Chicago IL 60611