Dr. Darren Schneider, MD

Dr. Darren Schneider, MD

Vascular Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
52 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Darren Schneider, MD is a vascular surgery specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 16 years. He specializes in vascular surgery.Read his story

Weill Cornell Medical College Surgery

525 E 68th St

New York, NY 10065
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • Principal Financial Group
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellPoint

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Top Care Areas

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Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
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more than 99% of peers
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more than 99% of peers
Aortic Aneurysm
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Dr. Schneider's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Schneider "Darren B. Schneider, M.D. is Chief of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery at Weill Cornell Medical College, and Director of the Center for Vascular and Endovascular Surgery at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center. He is a board-certified in both Surgery and Vascular Surgery and a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons.He is an internationally-recognized expert in advanced minimally invasive vascular and endovascular procedures and completed formal training in both vascular surgery and interventional radiology. Dr. Schneider has extensive experience in minimally invasive procedures, as he was one of the first surgeons in the country to apply advanced endovascular techniques for the treatment of carotid disease, aortic aneurysms and dissections, and peripheral artery disease (PAD).Over the past decade he has treated many hundreds of patients using state-of-the-art technology and is a vascular specialist committed to the comprehensive care of the patient with vascular disease. His expertise also includes minimally invasive and open surgical techniques for treatment of varicose veins and deep vein thrombosis (DVT) and he performs thoracoscopic sympathectomy, a minimally invasive treatment for hyperhidrosis. He has been selected as one of the Best Doctors in America from 2005 - 2014 by Castle Connolly and US News World, and was named one of America's Best Surgeons. New York Magazine has repeatedly recognized his as one of New York's "Best Doctors," and he has been selected consistently as a "New York SuperDoctor," an honor accorded just 5% of all New York physicians. "
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Schneider "We are committed to delivering the best care and an exceptional patient experience. We are devoted to providing services that are patient-centered and compassionate, and care for you as a person. "

1  Specialties

  • Vascular Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Vascular Surgery
    Accredited by: Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada

50  Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Diseases
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Artery Stenosis
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Coarctation of the Aorta
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Excessive Sweating
  • Heart Disease
  • Intermittent Claudication
  • Intestinal Ischemia
  • Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Artery Disease
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Poor Circulation
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hypertension
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
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42  Procedures

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

0 Sanctions

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

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • Stanford University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1988
  • University Of California, San Diego, School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • UCSF Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • UCSF Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2000
  • UCSF Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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What People Say About Dr. Darren Schneider, MD
I've been seeing Dr. Schneider for 2 years now watching a carotid stenosis. Last month, October 17, 2017, he told me it was time to surgically remove the plaque in the right carotid artery. He did an amazing job, the artery is wide open (which was the objective for the surgery), the incision is...Read More
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Grace in Center Moriches, NY – Nov 10, 2017
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My husband was told by his vascular surgeon at Orange Regional Medical Center that he could live in pain or have his foot amputated. My husband is a non smoker healthy ( had high cholesterol) 61 year old male. Dr. Schneider could not believe someone in such good physical shape could have advanced...Read More
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David Jansen in Montgomery, NY – Jul 09, 2017
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Dr. Schneider is a highly recommended doctor that unfortunately does not appear to care about his patient's wellbeing. My first visit with him was highlighted by an over 3 hour wait and hearing an elderly woman (over 80 years old) begging to be seen. She came before me. Post surgery, I did not see...Read More
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East Meadow, NY – Dec 28, 2016
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Dr. Schneider is an excellent physician and surgeon and takes a personal interest in his patients. His methods are state of the art. My husband has been a patient since September 2011. At that time my husband had experienced several failed attempts of vascular surgeries on his leg at one of the...Read More
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Bob B. in Freeport, NY – Sep 27, 2016
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Dr. Schneider has been absolutely wonderful. He explained everything is detail, answered all of our many questions. He met with us before the procedure and immediately after to let us know that everything went well. He responded when we called with questions and was very attentive during the follow...Read More
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NI in Brooklyn, NY – Sep 27, 2016
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