John A. Schneider, MD
Midwest Orthopedic Specialty Hospital

John A. Schneider, MD

  • Elbow
  • Hand
  • Pediatric Orthopedics
  • Shoulder
  • Wrist
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Dr. Schneider is a board certified orthopedic surgeon, subspecialty trained in the treatment and disorders of the hand and upper extremity. He holds a certificate of added qualifications in surgery of the hand. He is specialty trained in hand, wrist, elbow and shoulder arthroscopy; microsurgery, joint replacement of the upper extremity, and minimally invasive surgery.

As an avid skier and sailor, two sports which require great arm dexterity, Dr. Schneider understands the importance of hand and upper extremity health. Whether you require joint replacement, arthroscopy or treatment for nerve and bone disorders, Dr. Schneider is highly trained to provide the individualized treatment you require.

In addition, Milwaukee Magazine and peer physicians recognized Dr. Schneider as a Top Doctor in Southeast Wisconsin in 2018 and 2015.

Additional Information

  • Recipient of the State Medical Society of Wisconsin J.H. and W.J. Houghton, MD Award.
  • Orthopedic Surgery and Rehabilitation Received the Frank P. Stone, 10 M.D. Award for Academic Excellence.

Clinical Interests

Arthritis, Carpal Tunnel, Elbow Disorders, Congenital Hand Disorders, Hand Disorders, Microvascular Surgery, Nerve Disorders, Rotator Cuff Injuries, Sports Injuries, Joint Replacement, Tendon Injuries, Tendonitis, Trauma, Tumors, Worker's Compensation, Wrist, Fractures, Pediatric Hand Surgery, Pediatric Wrist Surgery, Pediatric Elbow Surgery, Pediatric Shoulder Surgery




  • Medical School

    Medical College of Wisconsin - Milwaukee, Wisconsin
  • Residency

    Creighton University/University of Nebraska Health Foundation - Omaha, Nebraska
  • Fellowship

    Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery, Indiana Hand Center - Indianapolis, Indiana

Board Certifications

American Board of Orthopedic Surgery
Certificate of Added Qualifications in Surgery of the Hand