Physician Detail

Steven Jon Shichman, MD

Chief, Urology, Hartford Hospital; Director, Tallwood Urological & Kidney Institute

4.9 /5
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Practice

Hartford HealthCare Medical Group

Specialty

Urology, Board Certified < Accepting new patients for this specialty

Areas of Interest

Adrenal Tumors, Bladder Cancer, Brachytherapy, Endourology, Genitourinary Cancer, Genitourinary Surgery, Kidney Cancer, Kidney Stones, Kidney Surgery, Laparoscopic Surgery, Minimally Invasive Surgery, Penile Cancer, Prostate Cancer, Robotic Prostatectomy, Robotic Surgery, Testicular Cancer, Urologic Cancer

Physician Quicklink

https://hartfordhealthcare.org/StevenShichman

Institute URL

https://hartfordhealthcare.org/tallwood

Phone

860.947.8500

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Gender
Male

Languages
English


Office Locations


  • West Hartford Surgery Center at Blue Back Square

    65 Memorial Road
    Suite 500
    West Hartford, CT 06107
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    Phone: 860.586.8655

  • Hartford Hospital Family Health Center Department of Urology

    339 West Main Street
    Route 44
    Avon, CT 06001
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    Phone: 860.947.8500

  • Hartford HealthCare Medical Group at Hartford Hospital Department of Urology

    85 Seymour Street
    Suite 416
    Hartford, CT 06106
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    Phone: 860.947.8500
    Fax: 860.524.8643


Bio

A board-certified urologist, Dr. Shichman specializes in robotic surgery, renal cancer and adrenal disorders. Following his education and work experience as a chemical engineer, Dr. Shichman went on to complete both his medical degree and his General Surgery and Urology residency at the University of Connecticut. Dr. Shichman pursued advanced training at New York Hospital and Cornell Medical Center where he completed his fellowship in Laparoscopy and Minimally Invasive Surgery.

Dr. Shichman is a pioneer in urologic minimally invasive surgery and is recognized internationally as a leader in the field. He is among the country’s most experienced surgeons in laparoscopic adrenalectomy, laparoscopic and robotic partial nephrectomy. As a course director for the American Urological Association postgraduate courses from 1998 to 2013, he taught laparoscopic techniques to over 1,200 urologists from around the world. Dr. Shichman has been recognized as one of Connecticut’s Top Doctors in urology by Connecticut Magazine and Hartford Magazine. Over the past twenty-five years, Dr. Shichman has been instrumental in advancing Hartford HealthCare’s international reputation for innovation in laparoscopic and robotic urologic surgery. Under his leadership, Hartford HealthCare has hosted numerous post-graduate courses in minimally invasive surgery, including national symposiums on robotic urologic surgery. Dr. Shichman is also the Executive Director of Hartford Hospital’s Center for Education, Simulation and Innovation which is recognized as one of the largest and most comprehensive medical simulation training complexes in the United States.

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Education

Medical School

  • University of Connecticut School of Medicine MD

Residency

  • University of Connecticut School of Medicine, General Surgery
  • University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Urology

Fellowship

  • New York Hospital & Cornell Medical Center, Laparoscopy & Minimally Invasive Surgery

Faculty Appointments

Tufts University, Assistant Clinical Professor


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Insurance Accepted*

Aetna, Anthem, BCBS Medicare, Cigna Healthcare, Colonial Cooperative Care, Community Health Network of Connecticut, Inc., Connecticare, Connecticare Commercial, Connecticare Medicare, Corvel, Coventry, Essence Healthcare, Evercare, First Health Group Corp., Focus, Harvard Pilgrim, Health Connecticut, Health Direct, Health New England, Healthy Connecticut, HMC/Northeast Healthcare, Medspan Commercial, Medspan Medicare, Multiplan, Northeast Health Direct, One Health Plan/Great-West Healthcare, Oxford Health Plans, Prime Health Services, Private Health Care Systems, Inc., Senior Whole Health, United Healthcare, WellCare of Connecticut, Inc.

*This information is subject to change at any time. Please check with your insurance provider before scheduling your appointment or receiving services to confirm they are a participating member of the Hartford HealthCare network.


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