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Board-Certified: Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology, Hematology

“Over the years of my early schooling and training, treating oncology patients was always the most rewarding. I am amazed by the strength of these people, and awed by their family support, which inspires me to work harder toward building a partnership in recovery. I strive to develop the best treatment plan, ensuring that I’ve explored all options to find the right one for every person. I want you to have confidence that you’ve received a well-informed, honest representation of your condition and treatment options. It’s my goal to be approachable, to ensure your comfort with my recommendations and expertise, and to listen to your concerns and goals.”

Fellowship: Oncology, Harvard University / Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA; Hematology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Rutgers Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ

Residency: Internal Medicine, Brown University, Providence, RI

MD: Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA

Honors: Jersey Choice, Top Doctor; New Jersey Monthly, Top Doctor

Leadership Positions: Medical Director, Oncology Services, Hackensack Meridian, JFK University Medical Center, Edison, NJ

Teaching Faculty: Clinical Associate Professor, Robert Wood Johnson University Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ

Member: American Society of Clinical Oncology, Fellow, American College of Physicians

Special Interests: Benign hematology – anemia, vitamin deficiency anemia & ITP, breast cancer, colorectal cancer, lymphoma, pancreatic cancer, Polycythemia

Languages: English

Location: Edison


Watch Dr. Richard Schuman’s November 17, 2020 presentation about pancreatic cancer.


Please feel free to schedule an appointment with Dr. Richard Schuman by calling 732-390-7750. Or you can request an appointment using our online form.