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Michael D. Shapiro D.O.

Dr. Shapiro is director of OHSU’s Cardiac MRI an CT program and is board certified in Cardiology, Cardiovascular CT (imaging), and Lipidology (cholesterol). His clinical expertise includes:

Genetic and acquired disorders of cholesterol and triglycerides Atherosclerosis Imaging (Non-invasive imaging of the heart arteries) Genetic predisposition to early heart attacks Cardiovascular risk assessment in apparently healthy individuals Clinical trials of new cholesterol and triglyceride lowering drugs

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  • Residency:

    • Internal Medicine, Mount Sinai/Beth Israel Medical Center, New York, N.Y.
  • Fellowship:

    • Cardiovascular Medicine, Mount Sinai/Beth Israel Medical Center, New York, N.Y.
  • Certifications:

    • American Board of Internal Medicine - Cardiovascular Diseases (2006, 2015)


  • "Congestive heart failure"  October 1 2013
  • "Cor triatriatum" Canadian Journal of Cardiology February 2007
  • "Multidetector computed tomography for the detection of left atrial appendage thrombus" Journal of Computer Assisted Tomography November 2007
  • "Clinical and technical considerations for stress myocardial perfusion imaging with multidetector computed tomography" Journal of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography November 2009
  • "Erratum" Obesity July 2012
  • "Comprehensive cardiac CT study" Journal of Nuclear Cardiology April 2007
  • "Response to letter regarding article, "cardiac magnetic resonance with T2-weighted imaging improves detection of patients with acute coronary syndrome in the emergency department"" Circulation May 5 2009
  • "Relation of T-wave inversion in Q-wave acute myocardial infarction to myocardial viability on resting rubidium-82 and 18-fluoro-deoxyglucose positron emission tomography imaging" American Journal of Cardiology July 1 2005
  • "Lack of correlation between coronary artery calcium and myocardial perfusion imaging" Journal of Nuclear Cardiology June 2006
  • "Recommended practices for computerized clinical decision support and knowledge management in community settings" BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making  2012
  • "Coronary Artery Anomalies" Current Cardiovascular Imaging Reports July 18 2015
  • "Evaluation of acute coronary syndromes by cardiac magnetic resonance imaging" Topics in Magnetic Resonance Imaging February 2008
  • "Studying the vendor perspective on clinical decision support." AMIA ... Annual Symposium proceedings / AMIA Symposium. AMIA Symposium  2011
  • "Clinical decision support in small community practice settings" Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association  2011
  • "A rare, late complication after automated implantable cardioverter-defibrillator placement" Indian Pacing and Electrophysiology Journal October 2004
  • "Cardiac magnetic resonance with T2-weighted imaging improves detection of patients with acute coronary syndrome in the emergency department" Circulation August 19 2008
  • "Comprehensive assessment of myocardial perfusion defects, regional wall motion, and left ventricular function by using 64-section multidetector CT" Radiology August 2008
  • "Cardiac Computed Tomography" Seminars in Roentgenology April 2008
  • "A troubled beginning" Journal of Electrocardiology July 2005
  • "Carconoid heart disease arising from an ovarian teratoma [6]" International Journal of Cardiology September 15 2005
  • "Anomalous midline common ostium of the left and right inferior pulmonary veins" Circulation: Arrhythmia and Electrophysiology December 2008
  • "64-Slice multidetector computed tomography (MDCT) for detection of aortic regurgitation and quantification of severity" Investigative Radiology July 2007
  • "Pneumomediastinum and right sided pneumothorax following dual chamber-ICD implantation" Journal of Interventional Cardiac Electrophysiology November 2006
  • "Triggers of sustained monomorphic ventricular tachycardia differ among patients with varying etiologies of left ventricular dysfunction" Annals of Noninvasive Electrocardiology April 2006
  • "Emergency cardiac CT for suspected acute coronary syndrome" AJR. American journal of roentgenology September 2008
  • "Analytic Approaches to Establish the Diagnostic Accuracy of Coronary Computed Tomography Angiography as a Tool for Clinical Decision Making" American Journal of Cardiology April 15 2007
  • "Relation of the Metabolic Syndrome to Quantity of Coronary Atherosclerotic Plaque" American Journal of Cardiology April 15 2008
  • "Dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry for quantification of visceral fat" Obesity June 2012
  • "Electrocardiographic findings of severe left main coronary artery stenosis" International Journal of Angiology February 2006
  • "Cardiac Magnetic Resonance Imaging for the Evaluation of Ventricular Function" Seminars in Roentgenology July 2008

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