Dr. Harvey Allen Shub MD

Dr. Harvey Shub is a colon & rectal surgery doctor in Sanford, Florida and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Duke University Hospital and Florida Hospital. He received his medical degree from Sapienza University of Rome and has been in practice for 43 years. Dr. Shub accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 4 doctors at Duke University Hospital and one of 5 at Florida Hospital who specialize in Colon & Rectal Surgery. He also speaks multiple languages, including Italian.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

General Colon & Rectal Surgery

Clinical Interests: Gastrointestinal Intubation, Intussusception, Neurologic Manifestations, Fissure in Ano, Baths, Follow-Up Studies, Medicinal Plants, Plantago

Other Languages Spoken

  • Italian

Education & Medical Training

Muhlenberg Regional Medical Center
Residency, Colon and Rectal Surgery, 1976–1977

Mount Sinai Beth Israel
Residency, General Surgery, 1971–1976

Sapienza University of Rome
Class of 1971

New York University, Graduate School of Arts & Science
Other Training, Biology, 1964–1965

University of Miami, Florida School of Arts & Science
Other Training, Zoology and Physics, 1961–1964

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Colon and Rectal Surgery
Certified 35 years in Colon & Rectal Surgery

FL State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Physicians Recognition Award, AMA
1976

Physicians Recognition Award, AMA
1979

Physicians Recognition Award, AMA
1981

Physicians Recognition Award, AMA
1984

Physicians Recognition Award, AMA
1987

Physicians Recognition Award, AMA
1990

Physicians Recognition Award, AMA
1993

Physicians Recognition Award, AMA
1996

Physicians Recognition Award, AMA
1999

Physicians Recognition Award, AMA
2003

Publications & Presentations

Harvey A. Shub 1984 4 1

Harvey A. Shub 1983 1 1

Harvey A. Shub 1974 1 1

See all 12 publications

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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