Overview

Departments

Burns Service

Surgery

Clinical Interests
  • Burn injury
  • Burn reconstruction
  • Electrical injury
  • Scar management
  • Scar rehabilitation
  • Trauma and critical care
  • Frostbite
Medical Education
  • MD, Yale University School of Medicine
  • Residency, Massachusetts General Hospital
Board Certifications
  • Surgery
Insurances Accepted
  • Aetna Health Inc.
  • Beech Street
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Care 65
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Indemnity
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Managed Care
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Partners Plus
  • Cigna (PAL #'s)
  • Fallon Community HealthCare
  • Great-West Healthcare (formally One Health Plan)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Plan - ACD
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Plan - PBO
  • Health Care Value Management (HCVM)
  • Humana/Choice Care PPO
  • MassHealth
  • Medicare
  • Medicare - ACD
  • Neighborhood Health Plan - ACD
  • Neighborhood Health Plan - PBO
  • OSW - Maine
  • OSW - New Hampshire
  • OSW - Rhode Island
  • OSW - Vermont
  • Private Health Care Systems (PHCS)
  • Railroad Medicare
  • Railroad Medicare - ACD
  • Senior Whole Health
  • TriCare
  • Tufts Health Plan
  • Unicare
  • United Healthcare (non-HMO) - ACD
  • United Healthcare (non-HMO) - PBO

Note: This provider may accept more insurance plans than shown; please call the practice to find out if your plan is accepted.

Patient Age Group
Adult
Gender
Male

Biography

John T. Schulz III, M.D., Ph.D., is an attending burn surgeon at Massachusetts General Hospital? Boston and is board certified by the American Board of Surgery. He received an undergraduate degree in biochemistry from Texas A&M University, a Ph.D. in biochemistry from Harvard University, and earned a medical degree from Yale University School of Medicine. Dr. Schulz completed his residency in surgery at Massachusetts General Hospital. After residency he spent eight years as an attending surgeon at Massachusetts General Hospital and Shriners Hospitals for Children in Boston. He then moved to Connecticut where he served as medical director, the Connecticut Burn Center, associate chair, department of surgery and chief of burns/trauma/surgical critical care at Bridgeport Hospital. Before returning to Boston, Dr. Schulz served for a year as the director of trauma and surgical critical care and associate director of burns at Staten Island University Hospital in New York. He returned to Boston in 2015 as medical director, division of burns at Massachusetts General Hospital.

Areas of special interest to Dr. Schulz include acute and reconstructive surgery of the burned patient and critical care of injured patients.

Dr. Schulz is a member of the American Burn Association, the American Association of Surgery for Trauma, the New England Surgical Society, the Eastern Association for Surgery of Trauma, and the American College of Surgeons.

Contact

Burns Service, Department of Surgery
55 Fruit Street
Boston, MA
Phone: 617-726-3712
Fax: 617-726-4127