Dr. Ron Shapiro received his medical training at the Emory University School of Medicine and graduated in 1979. He completed is specialty training at the Emanuel Hospital in Portland, Oregon in Internal Medicine in 1982. Dr. Shapiro has been practicing medicine for 34 years and began performing hair restoration surgery in 1990. At his clinic, the Shapiro Medical Group in Minneapolis, USA, Dr.Shapiro specializes in all aspects of hair restoration. Additionally, he has authored many books and academic papers on the subject.
The Shapiro Medical Group facility is a unique blend of art and high technology. Their offices and treatment and surgery rooms reflect a mission by Drs. Ron and Paul Shapiro to combine the latest in science and aesthetics. Works of art—many celebrating the human form—by Bill Mack, Frederick Hart and Gary Welton decorate the lobby, offices and hallways. This relaxed, contemporary setting helps put patients at ease the minute they enter the clinic. The surgery rooms are fully equipped to handle a full day of Microscopic Follicular Unit Hair Transplantation surgery, one patient per room.