Lungs and Breathing

Riverside Health System Welcomes New Pulmonologist to the Eastern Shore

October 11, 2022
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Riverside Health System is expanding expertise in pulmonary and critical care medicine with the addition of Alexander Schult, M.D. to its growing team of specialists in Riverside Medical Group. Board-certified and fellowship trained in pulmonology and critical care medicine, Dr. Schult joins Riverside Pulmonary Specialists Eastern Shore with over 20 years of experience. 

After earning his Doctor of Medicine from the National University of Ireland, Galway School of Medicine, Dr. Schult completed his residency in internal medicine at Albany Medical College in New York. He subsequently completed fellowships in pulmonary and critical care medicine at Tulane Medical School and Louisiana State University and is board certified in both pulmonary and critical care medicine. 

“We are proud to have Dr. Schult on our dedicated pulmonology and critical care medicine team,” says Thomas Kayrouz, M.D., President of Riverside Medical Group. “His wealth of knowledge and expertise will make him a welcomed addition to our health system.”

With years of expertise across the vast array of pulmonary conditions, Dr. Schult has particular interests in COPD, asthma, lung cancer, pleural effusions, pulmonary nodules and pulmonary fibrosis/interstitial lung disease.  In the hospital, Dr. Schult performs bronchoscopies, provides consults and manages critical care patients. 

“I am happy and proud to join a network of great multispecialty physicians that offer high quality, patient centered care for those on the Eastern Shore,” says Dr. Schult. “I am already enjoying and developing relationships with each of my patients and approach their care with respect, compassion, and a treatment plan that is tailored to each specific individual, to meet their needs.”

Dr. Schult will practice at Riverside Pulmonary Specialists Eastern Shore, which is a part of Riverside Medical Group, a network of more than 600 local physicians practicing in nearly every medical specialty. Riverside Pulmonary Specialists Eastern Shore is located at 20480 Market Street Onancock, VA, 23417. 

For more information, visit riversideonline.com/schult. To schedule an appointment call 757-302-2700.