Dr. Karen Schneider, MD

Dr. Karen Schneider, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 50
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Dr. Karen Schneider, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 19 years. She graduated from Joan Sanford I Weill Medical College Of Cornell University in 1993 and specializes in orthopedic surgery and sports medicine.

210 E 64th St Fl 4

New York, NY 10065

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Schneider performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
very high
more than 99% of peers
Ankle Sprains and Strains
very high
more than 98% of peers
Osteoarthritis
very high
more than 95% of peers

Dr. Schneider's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Schneider "Dr. Schneider is a Board-Certified Orthopaedic surgeons specializing in sports medicine and the treatment of injuries to the elbow, shoulder, knee and ankle. All patients receive a thorough evaluation and personalized care in a patient friendly office setting."

2  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Sports Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

98  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bunion
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Heel Spur
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Pointer Injuries
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee 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
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprains and Tears
  • Meniscus Injuries
  • Morton's Neuroma
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rib Fracture
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sever's Disease
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Labral Tear
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Stress Fracture of Foot
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Tibia or Fibula Stress Fracture
  • Trigger Finger
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25  Procedures

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.

Education

  • Harvard Medical School
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1989
  • Joan Sanford I Weill Medical College Of Cornell University
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • Stanford University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Hospital for Special Surgery
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Lenox Hill Hosp New York
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1999

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Schneider has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Schneider's Reviews

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Schneider to family and friends
17 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

  • 5
    (13)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Schneider's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Dr. Schneider has an extremenly incompetent and uncaring staff. I made a appointment 3 weeks in advance to see her. I was a new patient and wanted to confirm that she took my insurance. Her staff assured me she did. Less than 24 hours before the appointment I got a call that Dr. Schneider, in...more
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Dr. Schneider is an excellent, warm, and caring doctor who listened to my concerns and assisted me with my issues. She is very professional. However, her staff is not the same. Any time I called in an attempt to have issues regarding billing or insurance resolved, each staff provides a different...more
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I have sent my family and friends to Dr.schneider. They returned to relate that she is a very professional and caring with all of them. On time with appintments , calls back to see how you are. And can diagnose other problems that are effecting a person . We need more doctors like this.
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She was very thorough and patient. I had a somewhat displaced fracture in my shoulder and a torn rotator cuff and I had to decide whether or not to have surgery to repair them. She didn't pressure me to have the surgery, even though that's what she thought would be best. Instead she patiently...more
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Excellent experience. Warm, friendly, genuinely interested in my symptoms, listened and asked questions. Answered questions and confirmed my understanding. Discussed plan and treatment options which we agreed to. Delightful experience and will absolutely recommend her to others. Also very much...more
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