Neurosurgeon Long Island | Dr. Steven Jack Schneider, M.D. | New Hyde Park

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Neurosurgeon Long Island | Dr. Steven Jack Schneider, M.D. | New Hyde Park

Neurosurgeon Long Island | Dr. Steven Jack Schneider, M.D. | New Hyde Park Steven Jack Schneider, M.D., F.A.C.S., F.A.A.P.
Co-Chief of Pediatric Neurosurgery
Steven and Alexandra Cohen Children's Medical Center of New York, North Shore Long Island Jewish Health System
Chief of Neurosurgery
Nassau University Medical Center - Emeritus
Director of Neurosurgery Residency Program
Long Island Jewish Medical Center - Emeritus
Director of Surgical Services
Comprehensive Epilepsy Center / Long Island Jewish Medical Center
Comprehensive Pediatric Movement Disorder Center / Schneider Children's Hospital
Assistant Clinical Professor of Neurological Surgery - 1996-2010
New York University School of Medicine
2010 - Hofstra - North Shore LIJ School of Medicine, Hempstead, NY

Phone: (516) 354-3401

Specialized areas of interest:
Internationally recognized expertise in Image Guided Microneurosurgery for tumors of the brain, brainstem & spinal cord combined with functional mapping of the nervous system to remove tumors once thought inoperable or for the surgically treatment of epilepsy or with Neuroendoscopy for the minimally invasive treatment of hydrocephalus; Pioneer in the development & use of resorbable materials for Reconstructive Craniofacial Surgery for craniosynostosis; Surgical treatment of chronic pain & movement disorders including spasticity; Evaluation & Treatment brachial plexus injuries & peripheral nerve reconstruction; Neural tube defects including spina bifida, laminectomy for tethered spinal cord & lipomas; Vascular malformations; Traumatic injuries of the brain & spinal cord; Evaluation & Treatment of Chiari malformations. Dr. Schneider's primary focus is on pediatric neurosurgery, however he maintains an active adult practice which specializes in pediatric disorders found in adulthood as well as functional neurosurgery.

Dr. Schneider graduated Baylor College of Medicine (1982) & received his medical degree with high honors. He remained at Baylor College of Medicine & completed Neurosurgical residency program (1988). Seeking additional specialty training he joined world-renowned pediatric neurosurgeon Dr. Fred Epstein for a fellowship in Pediatric Neurosurgery at NYU. Following this Dr. Schneider relocated to Long Island & joined Long Island Neurosurgical Associates where he became the first fellowship trained pediatric neurosurgeon on Long Island and remains a senior partner. He founded the Division of Pediatric Neurosurgery at North Shore University Hospital. He is currently the Chief of Pediatric Neurosurgery for Schneider Children's Hospital at Long Island Jewish Medical Center and is the Director of the Neurosurgical Residency Program for Long Island Jewish Medical Center. Dr. Schneider is also Chief of the Division of Neurosurgery at Nassau University Medical Center

Dr. Schneider is active in multiple surgical societies and organizations covering the gamut of pediatric and functional neurosurgery. He serves on the advisory council of several foundations and is active in clinical research. This research has resulted in numerous journal and book publications, presentations & awards. He serves as an ad hoc editor for multiple scientific journals including Pediatric Neurosurgery. A partial listing of Dr. Schneider's publications can be reviewed through the National Library of Medicine's Publication database.

Board Certification:

Diplomat American Board of Neurological Surgeons 1992
Diplomat American Board of Pediatric Neurosurgery 1997
Fellow of the American College of Surgeons 1994
Fellow of American Academy of Pediatrics 1995

Professional Advisory Council
Children's Brain Tumor Foundation
Epilepsy Foundation
Think First Foundation

Professional Affiliations
Pediatric Neurosurgical Societies
American Society of Pediatric Neurosurgery
International Society of Pediatric Neurosurgery
AANS-Joint Section Pediatric Neurosurgery

Functional Neurosurgical Societies
American Epilepsy Society
American Academy of Pain Medicine
AANS-Section on Pain
American Modulation Society
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome Association

Other Societies
Hydrocephalus Association
Guardians of Hydrocephalus
National Neurofibromatosis Foundation
American Syringomyelia Alliance Project
AANS-Joint Section on Disorders of the Spine & Peripheral Nerves
Children's Oncology Group

Neurosurgical Societies
Congress of Neurological Surgeons
American Association of Neurological Surgeons
New York State Neurosurgical Society
New York Society of Neurosurgery

Medical Societies
Nassau County Medical Society
American Medical Association

Hospital Affiliations
Long Island Jewish Medical Center
Schneider Children's Hospital
North Shore University Hospital at Manhasset/Glen Cove/Syosset
Winthrop University Hospital
Nassau University Medical Center
Huntington Hospital
New York Hospital at Queens


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