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Dr. Barry Shuman, MD

Urology*
3.6 (27)
Map Pin Small Albany, NY
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36 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Barry Shuman, MD

Dr. Barry Shuman, MD is an Urology Specialist in Albany, NY. They specialize in Urology, has 36 years of experience, and is board certified in Urology. They graduated from Georgetown University School of Dentistry and is affiliated with Saint Peter's Hospital and Columbia Memorial Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Shuman an average 3.6 star rating.

Dr. Shuman works at Practice in Albany, NY with other offices in Troy, NY. They frequently treat conditions like Prostate Cancer, Urinary Tract Infection (UTI) and Prostatitis along with other conditions at varying frequencies. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Shuman's Office Locations

  1. 1
    William S. Oberheim MD PC
    63 Shaker Rd Ste 202, Albany, NY 12204 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (518) 434-1327
  2. 2
    St. Peter's Health Partners Medical Associates P.c.
    2231 Burdett Ave Ste 160, Troy, NY 12180 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (518) 272-1333
  3. 3
    Samaritan Hospital of Troy New York
    2215 Burdett Ave, Troy, NY 12180 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (518) 271-3366
  4. 4
    Troy Urology Associates
    2231 Burdett Ave Ste 230, Troy, NY 12180 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (518) 271-5527

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  • Saint Peter's Hospital
  • Columbia Memorial Hospital

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Prostate Cancer
Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
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Prostate Cancer
Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
Prostatitis
Bladder Cancer
Chronic Bacterial Prostatitis
Kidney Cancer
Urinary Tract Cancer
Balanoposthitis
Bladder Infection
Chronic Prostatitis
Hypogonadism
Phimosis
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Testicular Dysfunction
Testicular Hypofunction
Vesicoureteral Reflux
Acute Bacterial Prostatitis
Acute Cystitis
Atrophic Vaginitis
Bladder Stones
Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
Chronic Cystitis
Chronic Kidney Disease Stage III
Chronic Kidney Diseases
Elevated PSA (Prostate Specific Antigen)
Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
Epididymitis
Erectile Dysfunction
Hydronephrosis
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
Kidney Stones
Male Sexual Arousal Disorders
Neurogenic Bladder
Nighttime Urination (Nocturia)
Overactive Bladder
Painful Urination (Dysuria)
Polyuria
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Pyonephrosis
Sexual Arousal Disorder
Sexual Disorders
Spermatocele
Ureteral Stones
Ureteral Stricture or Kinking
Urethral Stricture
Urge Incontinence
Urinary Incontinence
Urinary Retention
Urinary Stones
Vaginitis or Vaginosis
Augmentation Cystoplasty
Bladder Surgery
Complex Penile Surgery
Estrogen Replacement Therapy
Lithotripsy
Prostate Cancer Screening Exam (DRE)
Prostate Removal
Prostatectomy with Robotic Assist
Resection of Bladder Neck
TURP (Transurethral Resection of Prostate) or Laser Destruction of Prostate
Urinary Stone Removal (Litholapaxy)
Uroflowmetry
Acute Kidney Infection
Autosomal Dominant Polycystic Kidney Disease (ADPKD)
Balanitis
Bedwetting
Bladder Atony
Bladder Carcinoma
Bladder Diverticulum
Blood in Semen (Hematospermia)
Bowenoid Papulosis
Chlamydia Infections
Chordee
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Chronic Interstitial Cystitis
Chronic Kidney Disease Stage IV
Chronic Kidney Disease Stage V
Chronic Kidney Infection
Chronic Obstructive Pyelonephritis
Chronic Tubulo Interstitial Nephritis
Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
Congenital Obstruction of Ureteropelvic Junction
End-Stage Renal Disease
Epididymo - Orchitis
Genital Warts
Horseshoe Kidney
Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV)
Hydrocele
Hypospadias
Irradiation Cystitis
Kidney Infection
Kidney Stone Pain (Renal Colic)
Male Infertility
Orchitis
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Pelvic Abscess
Penile Cancer
Peyronie's Disease
Priapism
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Prostate Stones
Prostatic Abscess
Psychosexual Dysfunction
Pyelectasia
Renal Abscess
Sexual Pain Disorders
Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
Syphilis Infections
Testicular Atrophy
Testicular Cancer
Testicular Torsion
Traumatic Acute Kidney Injury
Undescended Testicles
Urethra Cancer
Urethral Stones
Urinary Hesitancy
Urogenital Candidiasis
Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
Varicose Veins Genital
Yeast Infections
Adrenalectomy
Bacteriuria Screening
Bladder Function Test
Bladder Scan
Chlamydia Infection Screening
Circumcision
Complete Nephrectomy With Robotic Assistance
Cystometry
Cystotomy
Destruction of Penile Lesion
Dipstick Urinalysis
Gonorrhea Screening
Herpes Simplex Screening
HIV Screening
Incomplete Circumcision Repair
Incontinence Sling Procedure
Kidney and Ureter Removal
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Nephrectomy
Nephrectomy with Robotic Assist
Orchiectomy
Orchiopexy for Undescended Testicle
Partial Nephrectomy with Robotic Assist
Penile Implants
Percutaneous Destruction of Kidney Lesion
Peyronie's Disease Injection Therapy
Prostate Biopsy
Prostate Cancer Screening
Renal Transplant
Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
STD Screening
Syphilis Screening
Trichomoniasis Screening
Urethral Dilation
Varicocelectomy or Hydrocelectomy
Vasectomy
Vasectomy Reversal
Wound Repair
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    3.6
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    Based on 27 ratings
    Patient Ratings (27)
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    Specialties*
    • Urology

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    Years of Experience
    • 36 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1811964430
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • Georgetown University School of Dentistry
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Urology
    Board Certifications
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    Dr. Shuman has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Shuman has seen patients for Prostate Cancer, Urinary Tract Infection (UTI) and Prostatitis, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Shuman on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    27 patients have reviewed Dr. Shuman. The overall rating for this provider is 3.6. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Shuman.

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