Dr. Robert Shuman, MD

Dr. Robert Shuman, MD

General Surgery  ·  
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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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Pulmonary Disease
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more than 72% of peers
Lung Surgery
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more than 70% of peers
Lung Cancer
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more than 67% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Cardiothoracic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*

40  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Heart Disease
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Septal Defect
  • Thrombosis
  • Thymomas
  • Vascular Disease
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Shuman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shuman's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Shuman

4.0

Based on 8 reviews

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1 Star
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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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