James M. Schneider M.D.
Sports Medicine, Knee, Shoulder, Trauma
The following are reviews from patients of Dr. Schneider.
“Greetings! I'm healing up well. About a month ago, I was in severe pain, not from the operation, but from arthritis in general. Thank You.”
– John B.
“Doctor Schneider takes his time with his patients, explains things in non medical terms, has his patients best interest at heart. Dr Schneider is an excellent surgeon.”
– Zia P.
“He is kind and compassionate and listens well.”
– Sue G.
“I use Dr James Schneider for my arm and shoulder. Dr. Schneider saw me after I was seen at the emergency center. I had dislocated and fractured my right shoulder at work and broken my left foot. He was firm and honest in his expectations of my progress and the outcome of my physical therapy program. I am doing well.”
– Susan H.
“Doctor was very nice, excellent bedside manner, gave me options and treated me for my injury promptly.”
– Steve E.
“I would like to write numerous paragrapghs but being a "handycap" right now it limits the amount of keying i can handle. :) I think Dr. Schneider is a professional and personable with his patients. He seems to be excellent in his field, and does what needs to be done to bring his patients back to health.”
– Mark V.
– Janet S.
“Excellent service. Quickly attended to.”
– Daren A.
“I had a great experience with my meniscus surgery. The nurses were great and the Dr. Explained what was going on during the surgery to me. I am very pleased and thank all of you for the great experience.”
– Jessica R.
“Dr Schneider was great as always.”
– Matthew K.
“The medical attention that I was provided was support and accommodating. Dr. Schneider was understanding and diagnosed the condition as well as provided treatment clearly and comfortably (as I was anxious about getting the shots for my shoulder).”
– Lisa S.
“It was a great experience. Dr. Schneider listened to me and my daughter and all of her questions. I am very appreciative.”
– Charles B.
“The whole experience was great — prompt, professional staff.”
– Mark G.
“Excellent care was provided. Extremely satisfied with visit.”
– Louis B.
“Thank you for helping me. I hope it works!”
– Ashley D.
“Very pleasant, easy to deal with; I liked this doctor very much.”
– Karen K.
“Dr. Schneider is an excellent provider, whom I am very grateful. Thank you very much.”
– Albert R.
“He was personable, attentive to my questions, very knowledgeable.”
– Karen L.
“The doctor provided me with various scenarios and options. The doctor spent time with me and did not seem rushed. A pleasant experience considering I will be having surgery.”
– Andrew W.
“Fast, courteous and professional. I left confident in the diagnosis and treatment plan provided.”
– John D.
“I found all the doctors and nurses to be very friendly and professional. I will highly recommend their services to others.”
– Michael W.
“Excellent. A job well is done.”
– Jon K.
“Dr. Schneider was understanding and helpful.”
– Mary K.
“Excellent care, Great Doctor!”
– Brittany D.
“I brought my son Gavin in to have an injury looked at what happened at his baseball game. The doctor was very accommodating and very friendly to both my son and me.”
– Dan G.
“Today was our 10-year-old son’s turn to see the doc because he had broken his arm falling off his bicycle. Dr. Schneider has treated our whole family over the past years, and we’d recommend him to anyone and everyone.”
– Katherine B.
“Great doctor! Kind, friendly staff. Hardly any wait and was in and out in no time. Better than waiting in an ER!”
– Cathy C.
“Brought my 13-year old son in to the Urgent Care with a sports related injury to his wrist. When we came back weeks later, the doctor remembered my son as an individual, not just a kid in a cast. Thank you!”
– Kelly B.
“Dr. Schneider has been helping me for years and is an excellent doctor.”
– Karen R.
– Holly S.
“Dr. Schneider is the best. He takes time to listen and is a fantastic surgeon. It is without hesitation that I give him the highest recommendation.”
– Dave S.
“He was knowledgeable, friendly and kind. His staff was a reflection of him. I would highly recommend him.”
– Catherine E.
“I had a good experience with Dr. Schneider and am still under his care, and I feel that I am in good hands with this provider and am receiving exceptional care.”
– Hallie G.
“Dr. Schneider took the time to go over all of my paperwork to find out what was wrong with me. He was quick to explain things and explain everything that needed to get done. Remy was also very helpful with records and the scheduling of our appointments. All the staff was friendly.”
– Myah B.
“I have seen Dr. Schneider in the past. He has always been very professional & courteous. His staff is terrific as well. I would definitely refer him to friends.”
– Carol S.
“I’m a new patient of Dr. Schneider, and I checked in, saw the Dr., got X-rays and saw the dr again. All of the staff and Dr. Schneider were very kind and professional. I made an appt for an MRI and checked out all in an hour. The practice was impressive! I’m hoping to receive results and relief once Dr. Schneider gets my MRI and discusses my options with me. A 5-star experience! Thank you!”
– Karen O.
“Dr. Schneider performed three separate surgeries on me over the course of years. Two shoulder repairs, r & l, where the supraspinatus tendons had been completely severed and one on my right quad tendon where it too was completely detached. I owe him a tremendous debt of gratitude for his skillful work on all 3. He was marvelous.”
– Gary S.
“I initially saw Dr. Schneider in the urgent care clinic and have also seen him for follow-up care for my recent injury. I find him knowledgeable, caring and pleasant.”
– Michele S.
“Wonderful to have a doctor and staff who understands and genuinely wants to help those who need it. Very caring and I would recommend anyone, and everyone thank you again.”
– Robert R.
“Dr. Schneider was very friendly and helpful.”
– Daniel G.
“Friendly and knowledgeable.”
– Hilda Q.
“Excellent and quick.”
– James R.
“Extremely personable and an excellent surgeon. Always explains everything and listens which is essential to me! I had rotator cuff surgery previously with excellent results.”
– Kathleen F.
“Dr. Schneider was great very patient and helped out with all my needs.”
– Tanya C.
“Dr. Schneider quickly diagnosed my symptoms (severe elbow/forearm pain) and provided reassurance to my concerns. All this, coupled with an easy-going, cheerful demeanor. I first met Dr. Schneider 2-years ago after I fractured my ankle at work. From this first meeting and throughout my recovery visits he provided a clear understanding of what to expect. His quick wit and lively conversations were an added plus.”
– Donna R.
“Today was a good day, I’ve been in pain for many months, and it appears that today there’s a glimmer of hope that I will heal soon, I’m so grateful for the knowledge of Dr. Schneider!”
– Stacey P.
“Excellent as expected. He was terrific with my son and very sincere. Excellent bedside manner. Very pleased and grateful for someone who understands and is kind.”
– Teresa E.
“A very professional doctor that listens to his patient, & cares about his patient. Knowledgeable and is the best doctor I been to. I recommend Dr. Schneider to anyone.”
– Ferdinando M.
“Very thorough, explaining injury and treatment. Left feeling confident that I am in good hands.”
– Lori P.
“I have been seeing Dr. Schneider for a long time for different reasons. This time being my left knee. I have always been very pleased with the care Dr. Schneider has given me. I highly recommend him.”
– Candy S.
“Dr. Schneider was thorough, efficient and honest. He referred me to another doctor and told me he would personally contact the other doctor to make sure I was sent as soon as possible. His secretary, Remy, also did not hesitate to give me her contact information and I contacted the next day for an appointment with the other doctor. I appreciate their follow through.”
– Shelley P.
“I came in to find out about the pain in my right shoulder. I left with a good feeling that I did not have a significant problem. I feel comfortable with the explanation that was given to me and how the doctor determined the cause of the pain. All of the staff that I dealt with were great.”
– Stephen V.
“Dr. Schneider, he is professional, kind, understanding, personable, an excellent doctor. He is our “go to” for my husband, daughter and myself. Thank you, Dr. Schneider. God bless you.”
– Gregory D.
“I am thankful for how Dr. Schneider always takes the time to listen. He is thorough and wants the best for his patients.”
– Rebecca H.
“Dr. Schneider was very thorough with his diagnosis and treatment of my knee injury. He listened to every one of my concerns and answered all of my questions. I left the office today with far less knee pain, and my mind was at ease. The office staff and cooperating technicians were terrific too. Wonderful experience!!”
– Jennifer R.
“Dr. Schneider and the staff were excellent. Timely, courteous, extremely competent.”
– Stanley P.
“Excellent “bedside manner.” Talked directly to me about what the story was with my knee and has a great sense of humor.”
– Jean M.
“Excellent! The thoroughness of services provided by Dr. Schneider and staff was outstanding. Thanks again.”
– Linda O.
“Excellent manner. All questions answered. Very courteous.”
– Annie D.
“Dr. Schneider was very professional, decisive and pleasant! He made me feel right about my injury. He recognized it right away, and put me on a path to better health!”
– Ray G.
“One of the best providers I’ve ever dealt with. Very personable and will recommend to anyone.”
– Janika T.
“Dr. Schneider is extremely knowledgeable, very compassionate and always thorough.”
– Joseph F.
“Very professional caring. I have recommended him to many people excellent doctor.”
– Michael G.
“Always treated with respect by Dr. Schneider and his staff. I have had knee surgery and two rotator cuff surgeries with Dr. Schneider. I have the utmost confidence in his ability as a surgeon. I would never use anyone else. I recommend him to all of my family and friends.”
– Gail K.
“Dr. Schneider did an excellent job of treating my bowling injury.”
– Ron C.
“I was able to get a prompt appointment. Upon my arrival, I was treated great by the staff and by Dr. Schneider. Thank you for making my bad day so much better!”
– Michele P.
– Philip I.
“Quick and to the point. I appreciated the honest answers and the fact he had a plan.”
– Jennifer W.
“Always have a positive and encouraging experience with Dr. Schneider.”
– Evan C.
“The doctor was professional and friendly. Made me feel comfortable.”
– Roland R.
“Life comes with built-in concerns. No longer are there any worries about where to take your injured kid. Dr. Schneider and his staff are of the highest quality and have earned the highest possible recommendation!”
– John S.
“Thorough, friendly, and he loves to fish so I knew he would be good!”
– Dennis N.
“Dr. Schneider has been my doctor for many years. I have the highest regard for Dr. Schneider. He listens to my concerns and advises me accordingly. I’m delighted with the level of care I receive from him and will continue to be his patient as needed.”
– Catherine L.
“Everything was explained to me without exacerbation from me asking over and over the same questions. The wound healed well and within weeks there was no pain and no stiffness.”
– Betty T.
“Dr. Schneider is always so kind, caring and has a sense of humor. Treats you like you are is only patient! He’s the best!”
– Samantha S.
“Thank you, Dr. Schneider and your excellent staff for seeing me and helping me understand whats going on with my shoulder. My sister was a patient of yours, and I remember she adored you. And thanks Barb for being such a sweetheart. Ill see you all in September.”
– Deborah W.
“Quick and thorough diagnosis, professional and courteous.”
– Sean C.
“Very happy with level of exam, and care. Dr. Fuchs is my regular doctor and was not available, however, Dr. Schneider was available and he took excellent care of me.”
– George O.
“Dr. Schneider was great!! He was so funny and he actually listened to what I was saying.”
– Skylen C.
“I have seen Dr. Alfred, Dr. Mulligan and Dr. Schneider. I love them all and have recommended The Bone and Joint Center to many people.”
– Jeanne V.
– Frank M.
“Dr. Schneider was very informative re: the MRI results and willing to listen to my questions. Didn't seem rushed to leave the room as I have noticed on previous visits to some doctors! Pleasant and friendly! I would certainly recommend Dr. Schneider to anyone with an Ortho issue! My thanks to Dr. Schneider!”
– Christine P.
“I appreciated Doctor Schneider's conservative approach. Factual and personable.”
– Wayne K.
“Always a pleasure with Dr Schneider.”
– Matt K.
“Awesome. Knew exactly what was wrong with my knee. Straight forward. Tells it like it is. No sugar coating. Operated on me and I feel so much better.”
– Deborah C.
“My sons and I have been all too frequent patients of Dr James Schneider over the years ! Always excellent care and service. If we cannot be looked after at the Catskill offices we come to Albany. The staff have a fabulous manner, and the speed with which they attend to ones needs is fantastic. Communication with Dr Schneider, or any staff member is clear, easy to understand, and i always feel that our best interests are being met. They're wonderful with kids of all ages. Great manner, good people. Thank you all.”
– Mark C.
“Very thoughtful and provided realistic expectations as well as future options.”
– John F.
“Dr. Schneider is thorough, straightforward & compassionate. I trust his diagnoses & advice and recommend him without hesitation.”
– Amy V.
“Excellent care, very thorough. Made me feel very comfortable and was very easy to understand my treatment.”
– Robert V.