Dr. Shapiro is an experienced physician with over 26 years of clinical and administrative roles in a variety of settings including  emergency medicine  and urgent care, facility inpatient and outpatient  and physician multi-specialty group practice. He has extensive experience serving in a variety of roles  within an Integrated Delivery Network with  its own captive  managed commercial and Medicare Advantage plans.

Dr Shapiro has been a certified coder for over 12 years and has had operational  and consulting experience in professional and facility coding and auditing as well as  provider  clinical documentation improvement.  He has supervised healthcare claim audits on behalf of individual and group practices, insurance companies, employers with self-insured retentions, and personal injury litigants.

Michael attended Medical School at Washington University School of Medicine (St Louis,MO) and has an undergraduate degree in  Biochemistry from Dartmouth College (Hanover, NH).  His specialty training was at the University of Massachusetts Medical Center (Worcester, MA).  He is board-certified in Emergency Medicine and continues to practice medicine in addition to his claims and peer review work.