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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.


Specialized Centers

Osteoporosis and Metabolic Bone Health

Special Expertise

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

Patient Stories


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


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


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


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

State Licensure




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.


Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

One of the goals of HSS is to advance the science of orthopedic surgery, rheumatology, and related disciplines for the benefit of patients. Physicians at HSS may collaborate with outside companies for education, research and medical advances. HSS supports this collaboration in order to foster medical breakthroughs; however HSS also believes that these collaborations must be disclosed.

As part of the disclosure process, this website lists physician collaborations with outside companies. The disclosures are provided by information provided by the physician and other sources and are updated regularly. Further information may be available on individual company websites.

As of November 22, 2019, Dr. Schneider reported no relationships with healthcare industry.

By disclosing the collaborations of HSS physicians with industry on this website, HSS and its physicians make this information available to their patients and the public, thus creating a transparent environment for those who are interested in this information. Further, the HSS Conflicts of Interest Policy does not permit physicians to collect royalties on products developed by him/her that are used on patients at HSS.