Dr. Lynn M Schuchter MD Medical Oncologist

Dr. Lynn Schuchter is a medical oncologist in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and Penn Presbyterian Medical Center. She received her medical degree from Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science and has been in practice for 32 years. Dr. Schuchter accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. She is one of 45 doctors at Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and one of 15 at Penn Presbyterian Medical Center who specialize in Medical Oncology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Medical Oncologist: General Oncology

Education & Medical Training

Michael Reese Hospital and Medical Center
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1982–1984

Michael Reese Hospital and Medical Center
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1985–1986

Johns Hopkins University
Fellowship, Medical Oncology, 1986–1989

Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science
Class of 1982

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Medical Oncology

PA State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Fellow (FASCO), American Society of Clinical Oncologists

Super Doctor, SuperDoctors.com

Publications & Presentations

Hypoxia Induces Phenotypic Plasticity and Therapy Resistance in Melanoma via the Tyrosine Kinase Receptors ROR1 and ROR2.
O'Connell, M. P.,Marchbank, K.,Webster, M. R.,Valiga, A. A.,Kaur, A.,Vultur, A.,Li, L.,Herlyn, M.,Villanueva, J.,Liu, Q.,Yin, X.,Widura, S.,Nelson, J.,Ruiz, N.,Camilli, T. C.,Indig, F. E.,Flaherty, K. T.,Wargo, J. A.,Frederick, D. T.,Cooper, Z. A.,Nair, S.,Amaravadi, R. K.,Schuchter, L. M.,Karakousis, G. C.,Xu, W.,Xu, X.,Weeraratna, A. T.

A single-arm, open-label, expanded access study of vemurafenib in patients with metastatic melanoma in the United States.
Flaherty, L.,Hamid, O.,Linette, G.,Schuchter, L.,Hallmeyer, S.,Gonzalez, R.,Cowey, C. L.,Pavlick, A.,Kudrik, F.,Curti, B.,Lawson, D.,Chapman, P. B.,Margolin, K.,Ribas, A.,McDermott, D.,Flaherty, K.,Cranmer, L.,Hodi, F. S.,Day, B. M.,Linke, R.,Hainsworth, J.

Report of a Phase I Evaluation of Dose and Schedule of Interleukin-1 Alpha and Cyclophosphamide in Patients with Advanced Tumors: An Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group Study (PX990) and Review of IL-1-Based Studies of Hematopoietic Reconstitution.
Dutcher, J. P.,Neuberg, D.,Atkins, M. B.,Tester, W. J.,Wadler, S.,Stewart, J. A.,Chachoua, A.,Schuchter, L. M.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • AmeriHealth Direct POS
  • Amerihealth HMO
  • AmeriHealth PPO
  • BCBS Illinois Blue Advantage HMO
  • BCBS Illinois HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Coventry Health Care PPO Platinum
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Horizon BCBS Direct Access
  • Horizon BCBS POS
  • IBC Keystone HMO / POS
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • QualCare PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois BlueChoice Select
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • Coventry Carelink Health Plans PPO
  • Coventry Missouri - HMO/POS
  • Health Alliance PPO
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • HealthLink PPO
  • Horizon BCBS HMO
  • Horizon BCBS PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • IBC Personal Choice PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • QualCare HMO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS

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