Our Team

Lawrence E.Schilder,D.O.

Dr.Schilder is Board Certified in Medical Oncology,Hematology,and internal Medicine. He joined premier Oncology in 2018. He earned his medical degree from philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine residency at Midwestern training in hematology and Oncology over 20 years experience in Medical Oncology and Hematology. He has been on the faculty of many universities,including Loyola University of Chicago, Northwestern University Medical Center, University of Chicango Medical Center. Most recently, he comes to us from Rush Medical Center.

  • Medical Degree
  • Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Midwestern University
  • Medical Oncology
  • University of Illinois
  • Hematology
  • University of Illinois
  • American Ostepathic Board of
  • Internal Medicine in  Medical Oncology
  • American Ostepathic Board of
  • Internal Medicine in  Hematology
  • American Ostepathic Board of
  • Internal Medicine in  Internal Medicine
Dr. Schilder's areas of interests include adult solid tumors and hematological malignancies, as well as benign hemotological conditions. He is an active member of the American Osteopathic Association Society of Clinical Oncology.

Premier Oncology Hematology Associates
We know you have choices . . .

And at Premier Oncology Hematology we are honored that you have selected us as your healthcare provider. Our mission is to provide you with access to the latest scientific evidence and research-based care and treatment, along with the compassion and support you deserve.

Our Oncologists/Hematologists are educated, trained, and Board Certified at prestigious universities throughout the United States, including Harvard University, Rush Medical School, Johns Hopkins University and Brown University to name a few.

At Premier Oncology Hematology, our patients always receive individualized physician consultation. After meeting with you and establishing mutually agreed upon goals, our physicians develop a treatment plan based on the most current research. Our Oncologists/Hematologists make it a point to keep themselves at the forefront of medicine. They are committed to continuing education through attending Board Review Courses, scientific symposia, and keeping abreast of breaking research in oncology and hematology. Our nurses and support staff also keep up to date in their respective fields, which enables us to provide you with the best care possible right at home.

Our offices are equipped to offer infusion services, patient and family education, and a full service laboratory. We offer access to national clinical research trials through our affiliation with Cancer and Leukemia Group B, whose members include Harvard Medical School, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center and The University of Chicago.

Our staff is available to answer any of your questions. For additional information about our practice and access to educational resources, please visit us at

Merrillville Location
200 East 89th Avenue
Suite 2A
Merrillville, IN 46410
Phone: 219-736-2800

Munster Location
929 Ridge Road
Suite 5
Munster, IN 46321
Phone: 219-836-2000