Rebecca Craig-Schapiro, M.D.
Transplantation Surgery
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Rebecca Craig-Schapiro, M.D.

Transplantation Surgery

Gender: Female
Language: English
Insurances Accepted View

Locations and Appointments



  • Kidney Transplantations
  • Kidney Transplant
  • Pediatric Kidney Transplantation
  • Living Donor Kidney Transplantation
  • Liver Transplant
  • Pancreas Transplant
  • Living Donor Liver Surgery
  • Transplantation, Liver, Living Donor
  • Living Donor Transplantation


Board Certifications

  • Surgery

Clinical & Academic Positions

  • Adjunct Assistant Professor of Surgery - Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
  • Assistant Attending Surgeon - NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital
  • Assistant Professor of Surgery - Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University

Education & Training

  • M.D., Ph.D., Washington University School of Medicine, 2012
  • B.S., University of Oklahoma, 2005
  • B.S., University of Oklahoma, 2005


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Personal Statement

The goals of my practice are to provide optimal, compassionate patient care, to develop innovative investigative strategies that advance the field of transplantation, and to train the next generation of transplant surgeons.


Rebecca Craig-Schapiro, M.D. Ph.D., is an Assistant Professor of Surgery at Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University, and an Attending Surgeon at New York-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center. She is an experienced board certified surgeon who specializes in kidney, pancreas, and liver transplantation, laparoscopic donor nephrectomy, and general surgery. Her authored publications and research interests include such topics as vascular outcomes in kidney transplant recipients, organ utilization, and the development of predictive clinical biomarkers. Dr. Craig-Schapiro is an active member of several medical societies, including the American Society of Transplant Surgeons, American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases, and the American College of Surgeons.

Dr. Craig-Schapiro graduated from the University of Oklahoma with a B.S. in Biochemistry and a B.S. in Microbiology. Dr. Craig-Schapiro received her M.D. and Ph.D. degrees from Washington University in St. Louis. She completed her general surgery residency training at Johns Hopkins, and completed fellowship in Multi-Organ Transplantation and Hepatobiliary Surgery at Northwestern Hospital in Chicago.


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