Dr. Joel Schuman, MD

Dr. Joel Schuman, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 59
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Dr. Joel Schuman, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Pittsburgh, PA and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from Mt Sinai Sch Of Med Of Ny Univ in 1984 and specializes in ophthalmology.

203 Lothrop St Fl 6

Pittsburgh, PA 15213

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • HealthFirst
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Glaucoma
normal
more than 73% of peers
Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
normal
more than 62% of peers
Eye Infections
normal
more than 28% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

26  Conditions Treated

9  Procedures

  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Eye Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Goniotomy
  • Scleral Reinforcement Surgery
  • Trabeculotomy Ab Externo
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Mt Sinai Sch Of Med Of Ny Univ
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • Beth Israel Medical Center-Petrie Campus
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Schuman's Reviews

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Schuman to family and friends
3 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

  • 5
    (2)
  • 4
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  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
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Dr. Schuman's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes
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