Dr. Lawrence Schulman MD
Orthopaedic Surgeon984 North Broadway Ll 3 Yonkers NY, 10701
Dr. Lawrence Schulman is an orthopaedic surgeon practicing in Yonkers, NY. Dr. Schulman specializes in the diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitation of injuries, diseases and disorders of the bodys musculoskeletal system. As an orthopaedic surgeon, Dr. Schulman tends to bones, ligaments, muscles, joints, nerves and tendons. Orthopaedic surgeons can specialize in certain areas like the hand, spine, hip, foot and ankle, shoulder and elbow or the knee.
Education and Training
Suny-Hlth Sci Ctr At Brooklyn, Coll of Med, Brooklyn Ny 1963
Orthopaedic SurgeryAmerican Board of Orthopaedic SurgeryABOS
- Hosp Joint Dis Orth Inst, Orthopedic Surgery; Hosp Joint Dis Orth Inst, General Surgery; Maimonides Med Ctr, Flexible Or Transitional Year
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