Max Shapiro

Metro Atlanta Gastroenterology

5669 Peachtree Dunwoody Road #210
Sandy Springs, Georgia 30342

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Professional Bio

Dr. Max A. Shapiro received his B.S. degree from Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island and his M.D. from Tufts University School of Medicine in Boston, Massachusetts. His internship and residency were completed at Emory University, and his fellowship in Gastroenterology and Hepatology at Georgetown University in Washington, DC.

Dr. Shapiro specializes in colon cancer screening and treating patients with Crohn’s Disease, Ulcerative Colitis, Irritable Bowel Syndrome and Barrett’s Esophagus. In addition to colonoscopy and upper GI endoscopy, he performs video capsule endoscopy (PillCam).

Dr. Shapiro has also participated in multidisciplinary treatments of Eosinophilic Esophagitis and Celiac Disease.

Dr. Shapiro is Board Certified in both Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology and is on staff at Emory Saint Joseph’s Hospital. He moved back to Atlanta with his wife in 2008 and currently lives in the Dunwoody area with his young family.


  • Barium Enema
  • Colonoscopy
  • CT Scan
  • Endoscopy
  • Fecal Immunochemical Test
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test
  • Polyp Removal
  • Rectal Exam
  • Sigmoidoscopy
  • Virtual Colonoscopy