Dr. Robert Shuman, MD

Dr. Robert Shuman, MD

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Age 74
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Dr. Robert Shuman, MD is a general surgery specialist in Long Beach, CA and has been practicing for 39 years. He graduated from Wake Forest University School Of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard in 1970 and specializes in general surgery and cardiothoracic surgery.

701 E 28th St Ste 101

Long Beach, CA 90806

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • LACare
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Experience Check

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Dr. Shuman's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Congenital Heart Disease
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shuman treats Congenital Heart Disease more than 55% of his peers

Dr. Shuman treats this condition more than 55% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Adult Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congenital Aneurysms of the Great Vessels
  • Congenital Cardiovascular Malformations
  • Congenital Heart Block
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Defects, Adult
  • Congenital Heart Defects, Fetal
  • Congenital Heart Defects, Pediatric
  • Congenital Mitral Malformation
  • Congenital Mitral Stenosis
  • Congenital Septal Defect
Pulmonary Disease
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shuman treats Pulmonary Disease more than 42% of his peers

Dr. Shuman treats this condition more than 42% of his peers

Septal Defect
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shuman treats Septal Defect more than 39% of his peers

Dr. Shuman treats this condition more than 39% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Atrial Septal Defect
  • Atrial Septal Defect 1 (ASD 1)
  • Atrial Septal Defect 2 (ASD 2)
  • Atrioventricular Septal Defect (AVSD)
  • Congenital Septal Defect
  • Tetralogy of Fallot
  • Truncus Arteriosus
  • Ventricular Septal Defect

Dr. Shuman's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Aneurysm
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Surgery
Arrhythmias
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Benign Tumor
Cancer
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Carotid Artery Disease
Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Congenital Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Decortication and Pleurectomy
Empyema
Endocarditis
Endovascular Repair of Aorta
Endovascular Repair of Thoracic Aorta
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Head and Neck Cancer
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Hernia Repair
Impella Device
Lobectomy, Open
Lung Cancer
Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Surgery
Nerve Block, Sympathetic
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Pleura Cancer
Pleural Cancer
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Embolism
Septal Defect
Thoracentesis
Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
Thrombosis
Thymomas
Tracheal Surgery
Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
Vascular Disease
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Biography

Dr. Robert Shuman, MD is a general surgery specialist in Long Beach, CA and has been practicing for 39 years. He graduated from Wake Forest University School Of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard in 1970 and specializes in general surgery and cardiothoracic surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Cardiothoracic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

  • 1979
    Rush Presby St Lukes Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    1979
  • 1976
    University Of California San Diego
    Residency Hospital
    1976
  • 1971
    University Chicago Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    1971
  • 1970
    Wake Forest University School Of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard
    Medical School
    1970

Awards

Dr. Shuman's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Shuman

4.0

Based on 8 reviews

5 Stars
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(6)
4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
25%
(2)

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Highly professional, extremely knowledgeable, spends quality time with his patients. Staff goes above and beyond to make sure you get top quality care. Beyond satisfied with my experience.
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Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
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Priority Select HMO
Select Plus HMO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
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LACare
Molina Healthcare
MultiPlan
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