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Robert Schneider, MD


Radiology and Imaging
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Robert Schneider, MD

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

Tel: 212.606.1015
Fax: 212.734.7475
Hospital for Special Surgery
535 East 70th Street
New York, NY 10021

Tel: 212.606.1015
Fax: 212.734.7475

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.

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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

Specialty

Specialized Centers

Special Expertise

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

Awards

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

Affiliations

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

Languages

English

Insurance Information

Aetna
Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO HMO POS
Blue Cross Blue Shield Pathway
Blue Cross Blue Shield Pathway Enhanced
Cigna
EmblemHealth Select Care
The Empire Plan NYSHIP
Medicare
MultiPlan PHCS
Oxford
Oxford Medicare
UnitedHealthcare
UnitedHealthcare Compass

Please do not hesitate to contact our office if you have questions regarding your insurance coverage. You may have coverage subject to the availability of 'out-of-network' benefits.

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Aetna
Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO HMO POS
Blue Cross Blue Shield Pathway
Blue Cross Blue Shield Pathway Enhanced
Cigna
EmblemHealth Select Care
The Empire Plan NYSHIP
Medicare
MultiPlan PHCS
Oxford
Oxford Medicare
UnitedHealthcare
UnitedHealthcare Compass

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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 if payments were received during the prior year, or if the HSS physician currently receives payment. 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 June 04, 2019, Dr. Schneider reported no financial interest 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.

Education

MD, New York Medical College, New York, 1969

Residency

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

Certification

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

State Licensure

New York, New Jersey, Connecticut

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.

Professional Education by on HSS.edu