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Ashley M. Shumate, MD

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Dr. Shumate is a board-certified urologist and the Director of Urology for Indiana University Health Southern Indiana Physicians. She treats a wide range of urologic conditions and has a special interest in kidney cancer, utilizing robotic-assisted and minimally-invasive surgical techniques whenever feasible.
Her most common in-office procedures are:

  • Vasectomies
  • Cystoscopies
  • Prostate Biopsies
  • MRI Fusions
  • Bladder Biopsies
  • Botox

Shumate earned her medical degree from Indiana University School of Medicine and completed her Urology residency at Mayo Clinic. She is a member of the American Urological Association and Society of Women in Urology.

She is originally from southern Indiana and is passionate about being able to care for and give back to the community in which she grew up.


Insurance plans accepted by this provider are below.

  • Aetna Medicare Advantage
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Anthem Healthy Indiana Plan
  • Anthem Hoosier Care Connect
  • Anthem Hoosier Healthwise
  • Anthem Medicare HMO
  • Anthem Medicare PPO
  • Anthem Pathway Essentials Network
  • Care Source Healthy Indiana Plan
  • Care Source Hoosier Healthwise
  • Community Health Network - Employee Plan
  • CorVel/Corecare - Workers Compensation
Coventry/First Health
Deaconess OneCare
  • Encore Workers Compensation
  • Health Alliance Medicare Advantage
  • Humana Medicare Advantage
  • Indiana Health Network - Workers Compensation
  • Indiana University - Workers Compensation
  • Indiana University Health - Workers Compensation
IU Health Plans
Lutheran Preferred
  • Managed Health Services Healthy Indiana Plan
  • Managed Health Services Hoosier Care Connect
  • Managed Health Services Hoosier Healthwise
  • Managed Health Services Medicare Advantage
  • MDWise Excel Healthy Indiana Plan
  • MDWise Excel Hoosier Healthwise
  • Parkview Health Plan Signature Care PPO
  • Point Comfort - Refugee Medical Assistance Program
  • Point Comfort - Unaccompanied Children Program
Suburban Health Organization
  • The Healthcare Group Encircle
  • The Healthcare Group Encore
  • TriCare Prime
  • TriCare Select
  • United DSNP
  • United HealthCare
  • United HealthCare Hoosier Care Connect
  • United HMO
  • United Medicare Advantage
  • United PPO
  • VA - CCN via United Healthcare

Note: Although this listing was accurate at the time of posting, insurances change regularly, and insurance plans listed may not be accepted at all office locations for this provider. Please confirm with your insurance company that this provider is covered by your plan before your appointment.

Specialties & Details



Conditions & Treatments:

Urology, Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH), Enlarged Prostate, Female Urinary Dysfunction, Genitourinary Malignancies, Kidney Cancer, Kidney Stones, Prostate Disease, Renal Masses, Robotic-Assisted Surgery, Vasectomies, Cytoscpopies, Prostate Biopsies, MRI Fusions, Bladder Biopsies, Botox


School of Medicine:

Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN


Mayo Clinic


Mayo Clinic

Hospitals & Affiliations

Hospital Privileges:

IU Health Bedford, IU Health Bloomington

Physician Group:

IU Health Southern Indiana Physicians


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