Dr. Ellen Schneider, MD

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Specializes in Ophthalmology • Female • Age 55

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East Jefferson General Hospital
4200 Houma Blvd
Metairie, LA 70006
Sterling Surgical Hospital
989 Robert Blvd
Slidell, LA 70458

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Ellen C. Schneider, M.D. Eye Physician and Surgeon
Ellen C. Schneider, M.D. Eye Physician and Surgeon
985 Robert Blvd Ste 105
Slidell, LA 70458
Ellen C. Schneider, M.D. Eye Physician and Surgeon
4720 S I 10 Service Rd W Ste 410
Metairie, LA 70001
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    Dr. Schneider's Experience

    Specialties

    • Ophthalmology
    • Cataract Surgery
    • Glaucoma

    Board Certifications

    • Ophthalmology
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    • Blepharoplasty
    • Cataract Removal Surgery
    • Contact Lens Fitting Services
    • Eye Examination
    • Eye Procedure
    • Eye Surgery
    • Glaucoma Surgery
    • Glaucoma Treatment
    • Intraocular Lens Implant Surgery
    • Laser Surgery
    • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
    • Pterygium Surgery
    • Refractive Surgery
    • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
    • YAG Laser Capsulotomy
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    • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
    • Astigmatism
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Bell's Palsy
    • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
    • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
    • Benign Tumor
    • Blepharitis
    • Brain Disorders
    • Cataract
    • Cataract Surgery Complications
    • Chalazion
    • Chorioretinal Scars
    • Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
    • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
    • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
    • Corneal Diseases
    • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
    • Diabetic Eye Disease
    • Diabetic Retinopathy
    • Diplopia
    • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
    • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
    • Dry Eyes
    • Esotropia
    • Eye Cancer
    • Eye Disease
    • Eye Infections
    • Eye Trauma
    • Eyelid Disorders
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    • Eyelid Growth
    • Eyelid Spasm
    • Farsightedness
    • Floaters
    • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
    • Glaucoma
    • Headache
    • Iridocyclitis
    • Juvenile Chronic Arthritis
    • Keratitis
    • Keratoconus
    • Lazy Eye
    • Macular Degeneration
    • Macular Edema
    • Migraine
    • Nearsightedness
    • Nerve Sheath Tumors
    • Nystagmus
    • Ocular Hypertension
    • Optic Neuritis
    • Pinguecula
    • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
    • Presbyopia
    • Progressive High Myopia
    • Pseudotumor Cerebri
    • Pterygium
    • Retina Diseases
    • Retinal Dystrophy
    • Retinal Vein Occlusion
    • Sarcoidosis
    • Senile Cataracts
    • Sjögren's Syndrome
    • Stye
    • Trichiasis
    • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
    • Vascular Disease
    • Visual Field Defects
    • Vitreous Hemorrhage
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    Background Check for Dr. Schneider

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    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Louisiana State Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans
    Graduated in 1986

    Internship Hospital

    Baylor University
    Complete in 1987

    Residency Hospital

    Lsu Eye Center
    Complete in 1991

    Undergraduate Schools

    Vanderbilt
    Graduated in 1982
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Schneider & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    Dr. Schneider's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • East Jefferson General Hospital

    • Sterling Surgical Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    5 out of 5
    -Bridgeport, TX |

    Dr Schneider did cataract surgery in both of my eyes and it's unbelievable how vivid my vision is now. It's like my eyes are in Hi-Def. Dr Schneider and her staff went over and beyond before during and after my surgery. I highly recommend her as she is an excellent eye surgeon.

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    Appointments & Offices

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    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    Ellen C. Schneider, M.D. Eye Physician and Surgeon
    985 Robert Blvd Ste 105
    Slidell, LA 70458
    (985) 781-7531 (Office)
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    Ellen C. Schneider, M.D. Eye Physician and Surgeon
    4720 S I 10 Service Rd W Ste 410
    Metairie, LA 70001
    (504) 304-5475 (Office)
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