Dr. Shapiro lectures and writes extensively. He has written12 Textbooks on Cardiology and related subjects, which have been published in a large number of languages some of which may be found on amazon

He has also published more than 140 peer review research papers which can be found by visiting  and searching under Shapiro, LM.


Dr. Shapiro has a large range of research activities, many of which are still ongoing, particularly in structural cardiac intervention and most currently studying the ASD & PFO affect of closure on the function of the heart. He is also involved in multiple echocardiographic projects related to the mitral valve.

Currently in progress is a book on the Cardiologist’s Guide to a Long & Healthy Life.