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5202 Old Orchard Road
Suite 220
Skokie, IL 60077

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Call to ask questions or schedule an appointment. 866-923-VEIN

About Robert L. Shapiro, MD, FACS


Doctorate of Medicine, St. George's University, School of Medicine


Providence Hospital in Southfield, MI


The American College of Surgeons

Board Certified

The American Board of Surgery

Minimally Invasive Treatment

Dr. Shapiro has had interest in vein disease for many years. Upon joining the VCA network, he underwent extensive training in Phlebology, the diagnosis and treatment of varicose vein disease and related disorders. During this time, he was trained in ultrasound-guided foam sclerotherapy and Endovenous Laser Treatment (ELT).

His refined use of these minimally invasive procedures allows him to meet the needs of each patient by treating a wide spectrum of venous insufficiency from the smallest spider vein to largest varicose vein.

Experience Matters

Prior to joining the Vein Clinics of America (VCA) network, Dr. Shapiro was a surgeon for private practices in Las Vegas and Reno, NV. He is board certified in general surgery and is a fellow of The American College of Surgeons.

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Accepted Insurance Plans

Vein Clinics of America is in network with most major insurance plans. If you have a Flexible Spending Account (FSA), reimbursable FSA expenses cover many treatments for vein disorders. If you do not see your insurance provider in the list below, please call 866-923-VEIN for a complete listing.

The Skokie office currently accepts the following providers:

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Health EOS
  • HFN
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan
  • PHCS
  • Three Rivers Provider Network (TRPN) - PPO Only
  • United Healthcare

Dr. Shapiro is Located in Skokie near Evanston, Lincolnwood, Morton Grove, Niles, Park Ridge, Wilmette, Kenilworth, and Glenview.

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