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Susan Shapiro, MD

Anatomic Pathologist
Board Certifications

Anatomic and Clinical Pathology


Consultants in Laboratory Medicine, a Sonic Healthcare anatomic pathology practice is privileged to include Susan Podolsky Shapiro M.D., as a member of our medical staff. Serving CLM since 1992, Dr. Shapiro has extensive hospital and professional experience with an impressive academic, research and teaching background.

Dr. Shapiro graduated magna cum laude with a degree from the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. She received her medical degree from Duke University in Durham, North Carolina.

Dr. Shapiro completed a residency in Anatomic Pathology and Obstetrics and Gynecology at Duke University Medical Center in Durham, North Carolina. She subsequently completed a residency in Anatomic and Clinical Pathology and later served as Chief Resident while at University Hospitals of Cleveland at Case Western University in Cleveland, Ohio.

Dr. Shapiro is the Vice Chairman and Director of Clinical Pathology in the Department of Pathology for ProMedica Health Systems and is also the Director of Clinical Pathology for CLM. She also served as Medical Director for the Transfusion Services department of ProMedica Laboratories.

Dr. Shapiro currently holds full medical licensure in the states of Ohio, Pennsylvania, Florida, and Michigan. She is board certified by the American Board of Pathology in Anatomic and Clinical Pathology.

Dr. Shapiro is a member of four medical professional associations, including the American Society of Clinical Pathologists and the Ohio State Medical Association.

Dr. Shapiro has extensive teaching experience, appointments, and guest lectures including numerous professorships at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Northeastern Ohio Universities College of Medicine, and Akron General Medical Center. She has been an invited speaker on topics related to Critical Care Management and Medicare Compliance for Physicians.

Dr. Shapiro has authored and co-authored 11 peer-reviewed medical manuscripts.


University of Pennsylvania (BA), Philadelphia, PA (Magna Cum Laude)

Duke University (MD), Durham, NC

Postgraduate Training

Anatomic & Clinical Pathology Residency (Chief Resident), Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH

Obstetrics and Gynecology Residency, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC

Anatomic Pathology Residency, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC