Savannah Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle is dedicated to providing the best service available to meet your foot and ankle disorders. Led by nationally-acclaimed orthopedic foot and ankle surgeon, Dr. Steven L. Shapiro, we provide the latest in surgery and non-invasive treatments to help you get your step back. 

Steven L. Shapiro, MD


Savannah Orthopaedic Foot &Ankle



Dr. Shapiro earned a Bachelor of Science at Yale University and graduated from George Washington University School of Medicine with honors. Dr. Shapiro served an internship and a second year of general surgery at New York Hospital-Cornell Medical Center in New York City. He trained at the Harvard Orthopaedic Residency Program in Boston and completed a fellowship in foot and ankle surgery in Dallas at the University of Texas at Southwestern.






Dr. Shapiro is a leading expert across the spectrum of foot and ankle procedures:

  • Operative Fixation of Fractures
  • Arthrodesis (Fusion) of Joints
  • Endoscopic Plantar Fasciotomy
  • Joint Resurfacing
  • Correction of Painful Flat Feet
  • Bunion and Hammer Toe Correction
  • Minimally Invasive Neuroma Surgery
  • Tendon Repairs
  • Ankle Arthroscopy
  • Removal of Tumors                             




Dr. Shapiro is a diplomate of the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, a Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and a member of the American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society. He is also a member of the American Medical Association and the Georgia Orthopaedic Society. He is a former President of the Georgia Foot and Ankle Society and served on the Committee for AAOS Foot and Ankle Exam from 2012-2018. Dr. Shapiro is published in BiomechanicsFoot and Ankle InternationalFoot and Ankle Clinics, and Orthopaedics Today. He has also been a Reviewer of Foot and Ankle International for over 12 years.