News | Published August 7, 2013

Jessica Shuman, MD, joins Mount Nittany Physician Group OB/GYN

Mount Nittany Health is pleased to announce the addition of Jessica Shuman, MD, to Mount Nittany Physician Group OB/GYN.

Dr. Shuman received a bachelor’s degree in molecular biology from Princeton University in Princeton, N.J. and obtained her medical degree from Albany Medical College in Albany, N.Y. She underwent internship training at UC San Diego Medical Center in San Diego, Calif., and completed her residency in OB/GYN at Lankenau Medical Center in Wynnewood, Pa.

Trained in performing robotically assisted surgery using the da Vinci® Surgical System, Dr. Shuman joins four other Mount Nittany Physician Group OB/GYN physicians who are specialized in using the surgical system for many gynecologic procedures. Mount Nittany Medical Center is the only facility in an 80-mile radius to offer robotically assisted surgery, which offers several potential patient benefits, including less scarring, less pain and faster recovery times.

Mount Nittany Physician Group OB/GYN is located at 1850 East Park Avenue, Suite 301, State College. To schedule an appointment, call 814.237.3470.