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Andrew Gregg Shuman MD

Specialty: 
Otolaryngology
Appointments: 
734-936-8051

Biography

Andrew G. Shuman, MD is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery at the University of Michigan Medical School. He is also the Chief of the ENT Section of the Surgery Service at the VA Ann Arbor Health System. He serves as Co-Director of the Program in Clinical Ethics in the Center for Bioethics and Social Sciences in Medicine (CBSSM). His current research interests explore ethical issues involved in caring for patients with head and neck cancer, and in managing clinical ethics consultations among patients with cancer.

Dr. Shuman completed fellowships in head and neck surgical oncology in the Department of Surgery at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, and in medical ethics at Weill Medical College of Cornell University. He completed his residency in the Department of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery at the University of Michigan. He is a graduate of the University of Michigan Medical School, and also graduated from the University of Michigan's College of Literature, Science and the Arts.

Credentials

Medical School or Training
  • University of Michigan Health System, 2006
Residency
  • University of Michigan Health System, Otolaryngology Head & Neck Surgery, MI, 2011
Fellowship
  • Head & Neck Surg, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, 2013
Board Certification
  • Otolaryngology

Research

Ethical issues arising in the care of patients with head and neck cancer, including patient-centered decision-making, quality of life concerns and compassionate care of advanced head and neck cancers.