Bruce Shapiro, M.D., D.L.F.A.P.A

Psychiatric Medication and Psychotherapy

Telephone: (203) 327-4144


Dr. Shapiro is a board-certified psychiatrist whose office is in Stamford, Connecticut. Dr. Shapiro is the former Chief of Psychiatry at Stamford Hospital and a former Clinical Professor of Psychiatry at the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons.  He has held numerous positions including Clinical Director of the Department of Psychiatry at Westchester County Medical Center, Associate Director of Psychiatric Residency Training at New York Medical College, and for 17 years, was the  Chief of the Department of Psychiatry at the Stamford Hospital in Stamford, Connecticut.

Dr. Shapiro specializes in the treatment of adults with depression, anxiety disorders, and mood disorders. He is an experienced psychotherapist who treats both individuals and couples in therapy and has extensive experience in psychopharmacology.  As well, Dr. Shapiro practices Forensic Psychiatry and is involved in independent psychiatric consultations and expert witness evaluations in matters of psychiatry and the law.

Dr. Shapiro has been listed in the Castle Conolly Best Doctors list each year for the past 20 years and is included on the internet list of the best psychiatrists in the United States specializing in the treatment of individuals with mood disorders.

Dr. Shapiro is a member of the American Psychiatric Association, the Connecticut Psychiatric Society, and the American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law.