Dr. Robert Schumaker, MD

HematologyMaleAge 53

Dr. Schumaker
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Tn Cancer Specialists Pllc

420 W Morris Blvd Ste 410 Morristown, TN 37813

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(423) 587-0491

Dr. Robert Schumaker, MD is a Hematology Specialist in Morristown, TN and has over 27 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas medical school in 1994. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Jefferson Memorial Hospital and Morristown-Hamblen Healthcare System. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Schumaker to book an appointment.

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Dr. Schumaker is affiliated with University of Tennessee Medical Center Knoxville, a highly rated hospital.

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  • Explains Conditions Well
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  • Offers Telehealth
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No malpractice claims found for Tennessee
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Schumaker's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Anemia
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Schumaker treats Anemia more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Schumaker treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acquired Aplastic Anemia
  • Anemia of Pregnancy
  • Aplastic Anemia
  • Atypical Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome
  • Autoimmune Hemolytic Anemia (AIHA)
  • Chronic Anemia
  • Cold Autoimmune Hemolytic Anemia
  • D-Negative Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome (D - HUS)
  • D-Negative Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome, Pregnancy Related
  • D-Positive Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome (D + HUS)
  • Diamond-Blackfan Anemia
  • Hemolytic Anemia, Acquired Autoimmune
  • Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome
  • Hereditary Spherocytosis
  • Iron Deficiency Anemia
  • Megaloblastic Anemia
  • Microcytic Hypochromic Anemia
  • Myelpathic Anemia
  • Neonatal Anemia
  • Nutritional Anemia
  • Nutritional Sideroblastic Anemia
  • Pernicious Anemia
  • Refractory Anemia With Excess Blasts
  • Refractory Anemia With Excess Blasts-1
  • Refractory Anemia With Excess Blasts-2
  • Secondary Cold Autoimmune Hemolytic Anemia
  • Sideroblastic Anemia
  • Sideroblastic Anemia With Spinocerebellar Ataxia
  • Sideroblastic Anemia, Pyridoxine-Responsive, Autosomal Recessive
  • Warm Autoimmune Hemolytic Anemia
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Vitamin B12 Deficiency
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Schumaker treats Vitamin B12 Deficiency more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Schumaker treats this condition more than 90% of his peers

Erythropoietin Test
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Schumaker performs Erythropoietin Test more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Schumaker performs this procedure more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Schumaker's conditions and procedures:

  • Acute Leukemia
  • Acute Myeloid Leukemia
  • Anemia
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Erythropoietin Test
  • Hemophilia
  • Hypercoagulable State
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Leukocytosis
  • Lymphocytosis
  • Lymphoma, Large Cell, Anaplastic
  • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
  • Myeloma
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Neutropenia
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Pancytopenia
  • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
  • Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
  • Purpura
  • Qualitative Platelet Defects (incl. Glanzmann's Thrombasthenia)
  • Thrombocytosis
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Vitamin B Deficiency
  • Vitamin B12 Deficiency
  • von Willebrand Disease

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Dr. Schumaker accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
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Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
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First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
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Dr. Schumaker's Reviews

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4.8

Based on 25 ratings

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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Dr. Shumaker is an excellent oncologist, he cares so much about his patient and also with the family member. The clinic staff are wonderful that you will feel the compassion from the front desk to seeing Dr. Shumaker. He takes time to help and give lots of option and very caring for a Doctor. He take care of his patient so special. I cannot thank him enough for what he have done for my Mother In Law that is under his care. If you like the best Doctor that cares and excellent with his field
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
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Shirley Reyes-Perez in Athens, TN – Aug 04, 2017
My husband see's him he is a awesome man.Very caring and concerned about his health.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
8 people found this helpful
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James in New Tazewell, TN – Aug 10, 2016
Doctor Schumaker is a very compitant oncologist! I have been with Doctor Schumaker since 2007 and he and Doctor Maggart (along with our savior) have no doubt gave me a miracle! I would recommend Doctor Schumaker to anyone who has cancer problems! Mike Roberts
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
10 people found this helpful
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Mike in Sevierville, TN – Dec 24, 2015

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About Me

Biography

Dr. Robert Schumaker, MD is a Hematology Specialist in Morristown, TN and has over 27 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from University...Read more

Specialties

  • Hematology
  • Medical Oncology

Board Certifications

  • Hematology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Medical Oncology

Education

University Tx Southwestern Med School
Residency Hospital
Vanderbilt University Med Center
Residency Hospital
1994
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas
Medical School

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

Does Dr. Robert Schumaker, MD offer telehealth services?

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What are Dr. Robert Schumaker, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Schumaker frequently treats Anemia, Vitamin B12 Deficiency, and Erythropoietin Test. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Schumaker treats.

Where is Dr. Robert Schumaker, MD's office located?

Dr. Schumaker's office is located at 420 W Morris Blvd Ste 410, Morristown, TN 37813. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Practice

Tn Cancer Specialists Pllc420 W Morris Blvd Ste 410 Morristown, TN 37813
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Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Schumaker is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

Jefferson Memorial Hospital

Jefferson City, TN

71% Patient Experience Rating, 2% higher than the national average

Morristown-Hamblen Healthcare System

Morristown, TN

62% Patient Experience Rating, 7% lower than the national average

Newport Medical Center

Newport, TN

67% Patient Experience Rating, 2% lower than the national average

Tennova Healthcare North Knoxville Medical Center

Powell, TN

70% Patient Experience Rating, 1% higher than the national average

4 Awards Received

University of Tennessee Medical Center

Knoxville, TN

75% Patient Experience Rating, 6% higher than the national average

11 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2021)