Robert Schneider, MD

Dr. Robert Schneider is a Board-Certified Radiologist who has specialized in Skeletal Radiology since 1974. In addition to Board Certification in Radiology, he is also Board-Certified in Nuclear Medicine. He has published over 52 articles, 7 book chapters, and has presented exhibits at national scientific assemblies. He is an invited lecturer and presenter at numerous international and national scientific meetings and annual subspecialty radiology society meetings.

Dr. Schneider has been listed in the Consumer's Research Council of America: Guide to America's Top Radiologists. First Edition, 2002-2003.


Radiation Safety Officer, Hospital for Special Surgery
Attending Radiologist, Hospital for Special Surgery
Associate Professor of Radiology, Weill Cornell Medical College


Special Expertise

Metabolic Bone Disease (Osteoporosis)
Musculoskeletal Interventional Procedures
Diagnosis of Infected Total Hip Prosthesis


Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society
Consumer's Research Council of America: Guide to America's Top Radiologists. First Edition, 2002-2003


International Society for Clinical Densitometry
International Skeletal Society
New York Roentgen Society
Radiologic Society of North America

Insurances Accepted

Affinity Access
Blue Cross HMO POS
Blue Cross PPO
Blue Cross Pathway
Blue Cross Pathway Enhanced
Emblem Selectcare
MultiPlan PHCS
NYS Empire Plan
United Healthcare
United Healthcare Compass

If your particular insurance plan is not listed, you may still have coverage subject to the availability of 'out-of-network' benefits. Please do not hesitate to contact our office if you have questions regarding your insurance coverage.


MD, New York Medical College, New York, 1969


New York Hospital/Cornell University Medical College, New York, 1970-1973


National Board of Medical Examiners, 1970
Diplomate, American Board of Radiology, 1974
Diplomate, American Board of Nuclear Medicine, 1976

State Licensure

New York

Robert Schneider, MD has contributed to the following educational materials:

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Selected Publications

Sinchun H, Schneider R. Eponyms of Tumors and Tumorlike Lesions in the Musculoskeletal System: Who Were the People and What Are the Lesions? Pictorial Review. AJR: 195 Dec. (2010); S1-S12.

Wilde GE, Miller TT, Schneider R., Girardi FP. Sacral fractures after lumbosacral fusion: a characteristic fracture pattern. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2011 Jul; 197(1): 184-8.

Mait J, Perino G, Unnanuntana A, Chang Tai-Li, Doty S, Schneider R., Lane J. Multiple Multimodality Treatment of a Multifocal Osteoblastoma. (Cast Report) Skeletal Radiology 2012 Feb. 13, [Epub ahead of print]

Pan N, Schneider R., Fragomen A, Kirou K. Chronic Recurrent Multifocal Osteomyelitis. Consultant for Pediatricians – (Case Report) March 2012; 11(3):94-95.

Saleh A, Lane J, Schneider R., "Management Strategy for Symptomatic Bisphosphonate Associated – Incomplete Atypical Fractures". Hospital for Special Surgery Journal, on line 02-May-2012.

For more publications, please see the PubMed listing.

Dr. Robert Schneider, Radiologist

Contact Information

Office Locations

Hospital for Special Surgery
535 East 70th Street
New York, NY 10021

Tel: 212.606.1015
Fax: 212.734.7475

Mailing Address

Hospital for Special Surgery
535 East 70th Street
New York, New York 10021

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