Dr. Richard Schneider, MD

Dr. Richard Schneider, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 73
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Dr. Richard Schneider, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Forest Hills, NY and has been practicing for 40 years. He graduated from Universite Libre De Bruxelles, Faculte De Medecine in 1974 and specializes in ophthalmology.

6860 Austin St Ste 10

Forest Hills, NY 11375

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • HealthFirst
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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

Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
normal
more than 83% of peers
Eye Infections
normal
more than 38% of peers
Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
normal
more than 26% 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.

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

21  Conditions Treated

  • Cataract
  • Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Entropion
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Pars Planitis
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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

  • Universite Libre De Bruxelles, Faculte De Medecine
    Medical School | Graduated 1974
  • Beth Israel Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1975
  • Manhattan Eet Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1978

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

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Schneider to family and friends
1 review

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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

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
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