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William R. Schneider, DO

Orthopedic Surgery,
Sports Medicine

Medical School:

Des Moines University College of Osteopathic Medicine, IA


  • Orthopedic Surgery: Nassau University Medical Center, East Meadow, NY
  • Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery: Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, OH
  • Orthopedic Oncology: Memorial Sloan Kettering Hospital, NY
  • General Orthopedic Surgery: Good Samaritan Hospital, West Islip, NY


Orthopedic Sports Medicine: Beacon Orthopedics and Sports Medicine, Cincinnati, OH

Additional areas of special interest include:

  • Sports-related injuries in adults and children
  • Arthroscopic rotator cuff repair
  • Arthroscopic repair of the labrum and shoulder instability
  • Arthroscopic ligamentous reconstruction of the knee, including ACL and PCL
  • Arthroscopic meniscal repair
  • Treatment of cartilage injuries and cartilage restoration
  • Patient-specific anatomic and reverse shoulder replacement
  • Ligamentous injuries of the elbow
  • Joint replacement of the knee
  • Orthopedic trauma

More information:

Dr. Schneider has worked extensively with athletes and athletic trainers while completing his Orthopedic Sports Medicine Fellowship, including the high school, college and professional levels, including at Wilmington College, Wittenberg College, Kings High School, Madeira High School, and the Cincinnati Reds. He recently participated as an orthopedic consultant at the first ever MLB combine held in Raleigh, NC.

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VIDEO: William Schneider, DO–Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine

"My philosophy of care is to deliver compassionate, convenient care of exceptional quality, while educating the patient about their specific injury or condition. I work with every one of my patients to formulate a treatment plan specific to their needs, whether that is return to sports, recreational activities, work, or even 'simple' everyday activities. My goal is to help patients recover their lost function and minimize their pain, while giving guidance to prevent a recurrence so they can perform optimally in all aspects of life. Although some patients require surgical intervention, I recommend starting with conservative treatments, like physical therapy after a thorough examination, with appropriate imaging like X-ray or MRI."