Orthopaedic Surgery with Emphasis on Knee and Hip Problems
Orthopaedic Surgery with Emphasis on Knee and Hip Problems

Meet Dr. Shapiro


James Adam Shapiro, MD, works at Kenosha Orthopedics in Kenosha, Wisconsin. He specializes in hip and knee problems, often completing arthroscopy and replacement treatments. Dr. Shapiro has also worked with Maxx Medical, a company that specializes in orthopedic products. He was a consult on instrumentation for Hip Replacements and design of their revision hip stem. When he is not at Kenosha Orthopedics, Dr. Shapiro also works at United Hospital System, also based out of Kenosha.



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Patient Experience

Real stories from real patients...

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    Our entire family has been privileged to meet you and have you as our Orthopedic Surgeon.  When my wife Sheila fell during a trip to New York a few years ago, the local hospital patched her up until she could get home to Kenosha and have you complete the ... More testimonials...
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    Thank you Dr. Shapiro for providing my son Jeffrey with a great internship experience several summers ago when he was trying to decide what his professional major was going to be. Fortunately for me, a few years later, when I was experiencing hip pain in ... More testimonials...
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    Thank you Dr. Shapiro, so much for answering all my questions prior to my knee replacement surgery.  I waited as long as I could before having my procedure since I work on my feet and knee to move about as much as possible.  But one day I knelt down and the ... More testimonials...

News & Events

Changes in Pain Medication – Refills & Dispensing

Starting on October 6th 2014 medications with hydrocodone in them will be moving from “Schedule lll” to “Schedule ll” under federal law. This… read more

AAOS Recommends Cycle Safety This Summer

Cycle Smart This Summer Rosemont, IL –  More than 80 million Americans enjoy cycling because it is an environmentally efficient way to travel,… read more

No Link Between Years of Football Play & Neurocognitive Function

New Orleans:  A new study presented today at the 2014 Meeting of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) found no link between… read more

Healthy Eating. Healthy Living.

Get healthy recipes, how-tos and tips from Dr. Shapiro for every day of the week - from healthy easy weeknight dinners to week-end appetizers recipes and more....

Wild Mushroom and Spinach Lasagna

Ingredients: 5 lb. fresh spinach, stems removed                                         1 cup unsalted butter 3 cloves garlic, peeled and finely sliced                                  1 lb. ricotta cheese 6… full recipe

White Bean and Rosemary Crostini

Infused with aromatic rosemary, this white bean spread works on toasted baguette slices or with vegetable slicks. 6 servings Ingredients: Crostini: 1  baguette,… full recipe