About Me

Dr. Shuman is a Board Certified Cardiovascular Thoracic Surgeon. After graduating from Bowman Gray School of Medicine, he received six years of general and vascular surgical training at UC San Diego. His cardiac training in Chicago covered all three aspects: complex cardiac, thoracic and major vascular surgery.

He has been in private practice at Long Beach Memorial Center since 1979 and was voted one of L.A.'s Best Physicians in 1996. Dr. Shuman has a special interest in aortic dissections. His bibliography includes eleven publications and one major movie presented at The American College of Surgeons and The International College of Surgeons.



Provider Specialty

Cardiothoracic / Thoracic Surgery, General Surgery, Vascular Surgery


Medical Education

Bowman Gray School of Medicine


Rush-Presbyterian - St. Luke's Medical Center

Locations & Affiliations


MemorialCare Cardiovascular Surgery - Long Beach

2888 Long Beach Blvd.

Suite 165

Long Beach, CA

Office: (657) 241-9052

MemorialCare Medical Group - Long Beach (Douglas Park)

3828 Schaufele Avenue

Suite 200 & 340

Long Beach, CA

Office: (877) 696-3622

Insurances Accepted

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