Dr. Steven Schnell, MD

Dr. Steven Schnell, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 70
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Dr. Steven Schnell, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Jupiter, FL and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from Autonomous University Of Guadalajara / Faculty Of Medicine in 1975 and specializes in ophthalmology, anterior segment surgery, and more.

210 Jupiter Lakes Blvd Ste 3104

Jupiter, FL 33458

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Florida
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • 5 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Chalazion
very high
more than 99% of peers
Contact Lens Fitting Services
very high
more than 99% of peers
Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Schnell'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. Schnell "I see every patient personally. We do not rush you through the exam. We also specialize in contact lens fitting."

4  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Anterior Segment Surgery
  • Cataract Surgery
  • Cornea & External Diseases

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Schnell does not have any board certifications listed.

37  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Cataract
  • Cataract Surgery Complications
  • Chalazion
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Diabetes
  • Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Entropion
  • Eye Disease
  • Eye Infections
  • Eye Injuries
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Growth
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Keratitis
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Trichiasis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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13  Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Contact Lens Fitting Services
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Treatment
  • Intraocular Lens Implant Surgery
  • Laser Surgery
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • YAG Laser Capsulotomy

Background Check

1 Malpractice Claim
  • Settlement : 12/15/2014
    Amount or Range: $450,000.00
    Nature of Complaint: PALM BEACH COUNTY
    State: Florida
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

  • Hofstra University School Of Medicine
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1969
  • State University Of New York / Health Science Center At Stony Brook
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1967
  • Autonomous University Of Guadalajara / Faculty Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1975
  • Nassau Comm Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1977
  • UMDNJ University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981
  • United Hosps Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Schnell has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Schnell has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Schnell's Reviews

4.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Schnell to family and friends
4 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

  • 5
    (3)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Schnell's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

I am a health care provider and Dr Schnell has been my choice for 3 decades. He and his staff provide a professional and welcoming environment capable of managing routine as well as emergency care, both of which I've experienced over the years. He has a pleasant bedside manner and provides state of...more
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Advertises cataract removal but not so. I told person who made appointment that surgery was reason for visit and that my optometrist had recommended this. At no point during filling out 5 pages of paperwork, 2 intense eye exams and explanation of procedure did anyone mention that due to arthritis...more
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Pt was told that I have another MD who does the surgery & I would do the followup. Unfortunately the other physician would not accept her insurance.

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