Dr. Shuman Fu, MD

Dr. Shuman Fu, MD

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Dr. Shuman Fu, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Charlottesville, VA and has been practicing for 48 years. He graduated from Stanford University in 1970 and specializes in rheumatology.

1300 Jefferson Park Ave

Charlottesville, VA 22903

Contact Information

(434) 924-3627

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Virginia
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. Fu's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Bursitis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fu treats Bursitis more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Fu treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Hip Bursitis
  • Subacromial Bursitis
  • Trochanteric Bursitis
Elbow Injuries
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fu treats Elbow Injuries more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Fu treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fu treats Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow) more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Fu treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Lateral Epicondylitis (Tennis Elbow)
  • Medial Epicondylitis (Golfer's Elbow)

Dr. Fu's conditions and procedures:

Achilles Tendinitis
Adhesive Capsulitis
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
Arthritis
Autoimmune Diseases
Behçet's Disease
Bleeding Disorders
Bone Disorders
Bursitis
Chondrocalcinosis
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dermatomyositis
Difficulty With Walking
Dupuytren's Contracture
Elbow Injuries
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
Fever
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Gout
Hand Conditions
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Joint Pain
Knee Disorders
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Limb Pain
Limb Swelling
Low Back Pain
Lupus
Malaise and Fatigue
Muscle Weakness
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hands
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Peripheral Nerve Block
Plantar Fasciitis
Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
Polymyositis
Psoriatic Arthritis
Pulmonary Disease
Raynaud's Disease
Rheumatic Diseases
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Sarcoidosis
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Sjögren's Syndrome
Spine Disorders
Spondylitis
Spondylosis
Steroid Injection
Still's Disease
Systemic Sclerosis
Systemic Vasculitis
Temporal Arteritis
Trigger Point Injection
Vascular Disease
Vasculitis
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
Wegener's Granulomatosis

About Me

Biography

Dr. Shuman Fu, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Charlottesville, VA and has been practicing for 48 years. He graduated from Stanford University in 1970 and specializes in rheumatology.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1970
    Stanford University
    Medical School
    1970

Awards

Dr. Fu's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Fu

3.0

Based on 14 reviews

5 Stars
42.857142857142854%
(6)
4 Stars
7.142857142857143%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
7.142857142857143%
(1)
1 Star
42.857142857142854%
(6)

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Dr Fu seemed to have diagnosed me before he walked in the door. He was a very poor listener. When I tried to explain my symptoms he cut me off mid sentence and even went so far as to say I was not being truthful. I was shocked by his arrogance and complete lack of empathy. At one point during...Read More
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Dr. Fu spent an amazing amount of time with me and reviewed my entire medical history, which was extensive. I have dealt with continued loss of mobility for almost two years, with no relief. I was beginning to give up hope. Dr. Fu was able to diagnose and treat me for something that countless other...Read More
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He was disrespectful and did not listen
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Aetna
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Choice Plus Test POS II
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
KeyCare PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card Test PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Choice Advantage
Blue Preferred PPO
CareFirst Maryland POS
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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