A native Austinite, Dr. Shapiro founded CTPO upon returning to Austin in 1990. He is married to his wife, Shannon and has 3 grown children. In his spare time Dr. Shapiro enjoys the perks of living in Central Texas and traveling.
Dr. Jay Shapiro has been selected as a Texas Super Doctor from 2007-2013.
University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston, 1984
Internship and Orthopedic surgery residency, St. Louis University, 1989
Pediatric Orthopedic and Scoliosis Surgery Fellowship at Texas Scottish Rite Hospital
Chief of Orthopedics and Chief of Bone, Spine, and Joint Center at Dell Children’s Medical Center
American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS), Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America (POSNA), Scoliosis Research Society (SRS)
Spinal disorders and other complicated congenital abnormalities
Associate Professor at University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
In the News
Dr. Jay Shapiro was selected for a Healthwise production to discuss pediatric idiopathic scoliosis, how it is currently treated, and the positive outcome treatment has for his patients