Dr. Lori Schneider, MD

Dr. Lori Schneider, MD

Neurology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 53
Dr. Lori Schneider, MD is a neurology specialist in Cornelius, NC and has been practicing for 24 years. She graduated from New York University School Of Medicine in 1990 and specializes in neurology.Read her story

19615 Liverpool Pkwy Ste A

Cornelius, NC 28031

Contact Information

(704) 896-5591

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MedCost
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Wells Fargo Insurance

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Top Care Areas

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Essential Tremor
more than 87% of peers
more than 87% of peers
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
more than 80% of peers

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Dr. Schneider's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Schneider "Dr. Lori Schneider graduated from New York University with a Bachelor of Science Degree in 1986. She graduated with honors (summa cum laude) with a major in biology and was a member of Phi Beta Kappa. She attended New York University School of Medicine and obtained her MD in 1990. She completed her Neurology Residency at Albert Einstein School of Medicine (Long Island, NY campus) in 1994. She was Chief Resident in Neurology at Long Island Jewish Medical Center in 1993-1994. Dr. Schneider has been Board Certified in Neurology since 1995 and received re certification in 2005. Dr. Schneider opened Lakeside Neurology in 1994 and specializes in outpatient general adult neurology.She is a member in good standing of the American Academy of Neurology and the American Association of Electrodiagnostic Medicine. She appeared in the "Guide to America's Top Physicians" in the 2004-2005 edition and received the Patients' Choice Award for 2010, 2011 and 2012. She has also received the "Compassionate Doctor" Recognition for 2010, 2011, 2012 and 2014. Dr. Schneider has been living in Lake Norman with her husband and two children since 1994."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Schneider "Lakeside Neurology is a small, friendly, privately owned practice which was established by Dr. Lori Schneider in 1994 and  provides extremely high quality, personal care.  Dr. Schneider has been Board Certified in Neurology since 1995.  She practices outpatient adult general neurology including the treatment of headache disorders, neuropathies, neck and back pain, carpal tunnel syndrome, seizure disorders, dementia, Parkinson's Disease and Multiple Sclerosis.  By integrating the best of traditional medicine with the best of alternative medicine, Dr. Schneider is able to offer a unique, holistic approach, to caring for her patients.  She frequently uses natural supplements, such as vitamins and herbs, to successfully treat many common neurological disorders such as migraines, vertigo and peripheral neuropathy."
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1  Specialties

  • Neurology

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

49  Conditions Treated

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for North Carolina.

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.


  • New York University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1986
  • New York University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • Winthrop University Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Long Island Jewish Mc
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Schneider has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Schneider's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Schneider to family and friends
19 total reviews (11 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (19)

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Dr. Schneider's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (11)

Diagnosed me quickly and THE best Doctor I have experienced. Keeps me living life to the fullest.
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Progressive, forward-thinking physician who is up to date on the latest studies and advancements in neurology and medicine in general. Is proactive in seeking natural alternatives to drugs. Kind, caring and a true listener of her patients.
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My wife has been seeing Dr. Schneider for about 4 months now and already her seizures are under better control and she is feeling better. She is taking a lower dosage of her seizure meds too. She recommended some dietary changes, which mostly involved avoiding any artificial sweeteners and...more
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I've been a patient of Dr. Schneider for over 15 years. That alone should tell you how pleased I am with her care. Over those years I have always found both her and her staff to be very professional, polite and respectful . Dr. Schneider is very knowledgeable and understanding. She is a doctor who...more
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I have been a patient of Dr. Schneider for about 13 years, being treated for multiple sclerosis. I have always found Dr. Schneider to be extremely knowledgeable about the latest treatments, a physician who treats the whole person, is an excellent communicator, is very caring, and is always very...more
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