Dr. David Schneider, MD
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Dr. David Schneider, MD


Orthopedic Surgery | Male

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Dr. Schneider is a sports medicine fellowship trained orthopaedic surgeon who is committed to excellence through compassionate, quality orthopaedic care.


Dr. David Schneider, MD is an orthopedic surgery doctor who practices in Golden, CO. He is 50 years old and has been practicing for 22 years. Dr. Schneider is affiliated with Sky Ridge Medical Center, OrthoColorado Hospital, Rose Medical Center and Avista Adventist Hospital.

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      16 to 30 minutes
    Patient Reviews (9)
    in Evergreen CO |
    Dr. Schneider is awesome! He repaired my shoulder and it feels great??
    in Northglenn |
    Met with him regarding issue of severely torn shoulder. He reviewed my injuries with me and provided a treatment plan. I found him to be professional while also being very down easy to communicate with. I am confident he is the best.
    in Littleton, Colorado |
    He is an amazing physician who inspires confidence especially when you are in pain that everything is going to be okay. He also has such a contagious positive attitude. It is a pleasure to be in the same room with his positiveness.
    in Lakewood, Co |
    I had to have a rt total shoulder revision. Because I have had 6 total joint replacements all done by surgeons at Panorama Ortho Clinic, I went to see Dr Schneider. He had to do the revision with two separate surgeries. I never saw him again after both surgeries. I ended up with a non functioning rt shoulder for a year. My husband is president of Panorama, but Dr Schneider never saw me after surgery. Too busy, too arrogant. I spent a year with little use of my rt arm. I would never recommend him
    San Antonio, TX |
    Have been in pain for months to wait 45 minutes for dr to be told I had to wait another week or longer to hear from another dr for treatment. It wasn't so much Dr Schneider it was the tech who provided no explanation and/or understanding of how I felt that was frustrating.
    in Arvada, CO |
    I had a 60% cuff tear with the greater tuberosity torn off after a motocross accident in 2016. I had seen another doctor who wanted to wait 6 months to do surgery. I had researched for the best shoulder specialist in the state and it led me to Dr Schneider. After I brought the required MRI to Dr Schneider, he advised surgery asap and had me scheduled within the week. The staff at Panorama is great and the surgical staff was top notch and very caring and I will recommend to everyone. THANKU SIR !
    in Denver, CO |
    I waited close to an hour both times I had appointments with Dr. Schneider. During my last visit, after waiting 55 minutes to see him, he spent maybe 5 minutes with me to go over my MRI results. I understand Doctors can get busy, but waiting close to an hour each time is ridiculous! Panorama is a factory, nothing more. Their Drs. are trying to make as much money as possible and could care less about helping YOU! Do yourself a favor and find an ortho doc that wants to help you, first and foremost
    in Lakewood, CO |
    Yes- I recommend Dr. Schneider. He is the best!
    in Littleton, CO |
    This is the 2nd time that I have Dr Schneider in Golden, CO. This time I had to wait for a hour before being in checked in. Then the MA told us that we Had 3 people ahead of us. Which sound like a 1/2 hour or hour more!!! My daughter had to be home to pick up her kids. Our appt. was at 1:55 so you think that would be enough time. So we left. There must be a very big problem in scheduling.
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    Dr. Schneider's Care Philosophy

    Dr. Schneider is a sports medicine fellowship trained orthopaedic surgeon who is committed to excellence through compassionate, quality orthopaedic care.

    Dr. Schneider's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

    •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
    •  Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery
    •  Board certified in Orthopaedic Sports Medicine and Orthopedic Surgery
    •  No malpractice claims found
    •  No sanctions found
    •  No board actions found

    Awards & Recognition

    • Awards & Honors
      • Healthgrades Honor Roll
      • Stinchfield Award of the Hip Society, 1998
      • Eastern Orthopedic Association Founders Award, 1997
      • Pennsylvania Orthopedic Society First Place Award, 1998
      • William Bailey Award University of Kansas, 1994
      • American Orthopedic Association Zimmer Award, 1998
      • Kansas Scholar, 1990-1994
      • Dr. Paul Scholar, outstanding student in School of Business, 1988
      • Alpha Omega Alpha, 2000
      • Eilers Scholar University of Kansas, 1991
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    • Media & Publications
      • Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research, 1995
      • Operative Techniques in Orthopedics, 2002
      • American Journal of Sports Medicine, 1999
      • Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery, 2000
      • Journal of Dental Research, 1996
      • Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery, 2005
      • Journal of Orthopedic Trauma, 1997
      • Clinical Orthopedics and Related Research, 1998
      • Journal of Pediatric Orthopedics, 1999
      • New England Journal of Medicine, 2000
      • Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery, 2005

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    • Orthopaedic Sports Medicine
    • Orthopedic Surgery

    Conditions Treated

    • Adhesive Capsulitis
    • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
    • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Injuries
    • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
    • Arthritis of the Elbow
    • Arthritis of the Shoulder
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Back Pain
    • Baker’s Cyst
    • Bone Disorders
    • Broken Arm
    • Bursitis
    • Cancer
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • Chronic Pelvic Pain
    • Clavicle Fracture
    • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Difficulty With Walking
    • Elbow Disorders
    • Elbow Injuries
    • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
    • Foot Conditions
    • Foot Fracture
    • Foot Sprain
    • Fracture
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Glenoid Labrum Tear
    • Gout
    • Hand Conditions
    • Hip Fracture
    • Hip Sprain
    • Internal Derangement of Knee
    • Intervertebral Disc Disease
    • Joint Pain
    • Knee Dislocation
    • Knee Disorders
    • Knee Fracture
    • Knee Sprain
    • Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
    • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
    • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
    • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
    • Limb Pain
    • Low Back Pain
    • Lupus
    • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Osteopenia
    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
    • Pseudoarthrosis
    • Pyogenic Arthritis
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Rotator Cuff Tear
    • Runner's Knee
    • Scapular Fracture
    • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Scoliosis
    • Shoulder Dislocation
    • Shoulder Disorders
    • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
    • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
    • Sjögren's Syndrome
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Disorders
    • Spondylitis
    • Sports Injuries
    • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
    • Systemic Chondromalacia
    • Trigger Finger


    • Medical School
      University of Kansas / School of Medicine

      Graduated in 1995

    • Internship Hospital
      Milton S Hershey Medical Center

      Completed in 1996

    • Residency Hospital
      Milton S Hershey Medical Center

      Completed in 2001

    • Fellowship Hospital
      Kerlan-Jobe Orthopaedic Clinic
    • Other Education
      Kerlan-Jobe Orthopaedic Clinic

    Languages Spoken

    • English
    • Spanish

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    • Orthopedic Surgery

    Procedures Performed

    • ACL Surgery
    • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
    • Arm Surgery
    • Arthroscopic Joint Surgery
    • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
    • Carpal Tunnel Release
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Elbow Arthroscopy
    • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
    • Elbow Ligament Reconstruction
    • Elbow Replacement
    • Elbow Tenotomy
    • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
    • Fracture Care
    • Glenoid Labrum Repair
    • Hip Arthroscopy
    • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Hip Replacement
    • Joint Drainage
    • Knee Arthroscopy
    • Knee Replacement
    • Knee Replacement Revision
    • Knee Surgery
    • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Nerve Block, Somatic
    • Neuroplasty
    • Partial Shoulder Replacement
    • Peripheral Nerve Block
    • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
    • Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
    • Revision of Shoulder or Elbow Replacement
    • Rotator Cuff Surgery
    • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
    • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Spinal Nerve Block
    • Steroid Injection
    • Tommy John Surgery
    • Total Knee Replacement
    • Total Shoulder Replacement
    • Trigger Point Injection
    • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate