Department Gastroenterology, Hepatology & Nutrition
Primary Location Cleveland Clinic Florida, Weston Hospital
Type of Doctor Adults Only
Languages English
Surgeon No
Locations Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Argon Plasma Coagulation (APC)
  • Cancer Screening
  • Colonoscopy
  • Egd
  • Endoscopic Dilation
  • Endoscopy
  • Esophageal Dilation
  • Esophageal Motility Testing
  • Hydrogen Breath Test
  • Motility Catheter Placement
  • Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG)
  • pH And Impedance Monitoring
  • Polypectomy
  • Push Enteroscopy
  • Wireless Capsule Endoscopy
View all 15 Treatment & Services +

Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Achalasia
  • Anemia
  • Ascites
  • Autoimmune Chronic Hepatitis
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Bowel Incontinence
  • Celiac Disease (Celiac Sprue)
  • Collagenous Colitis
  • Colon Polyps
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Cyclic Vomiting Syndrome
  • Diarrhea
  • Eosinophilic Esophagitis
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophagitis
  • Failure To Thrive
  • Fatty Liver Disease
  • Gallstones
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux (GERD)
  • General Gastroenterological Disorders
  • Heartburn
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD)
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
  • Small Bowel Bacterial Overgrowth
  • Swallowing Disorders
  • Ulcerative Colitis
View all 28 Specialties +


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Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights


Education & Fellowships

Fellowship - Drexel University College of Medicine
Philadelphia, PA USA

Residency - Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
Internal Medicine
Philadelphia, PA USA

Internship - Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
Internal Medicine
Philadelphia, PA USA

Medical Education - University of Miami School of Medicine
Miami, FL USA

Undergraduate - Duke University
Durham, NC USA

Specialty Interests

Gastrointestinal motility disorders, esophageal manometry, pH testing and impedance studies. Diagnostic and therapeutic endoscopy including capsule endoscopy. Barrett's esophagus and management (RFA). Fecal Transplants for C Diff. General gastroenterology, inflammatory bowel disease, esophageal disorders, women issues in gastroenterology.

Research & Publications

Research & Publications

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Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

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To assure professional and commercial integrity in such matters, Cleveland Clinic maintains a program that reviews these collaborations and, when appropriate, puts measures in place to minimize bias that may result from ties to industry. Cleveland Clinic publicly discloses the names of companies when (i) its physicians/scientists receive $5,000 or more per year (or, in rare cases, equity or stock options) for speaking and consulting, (ii) its physicians/scientists serve as a fiduciary, (iii) its physicians/scientists receive or have the right to receive royalties or (iv) its physicians/ scientists hold any equity interest for the physician's/scientist's role as inventor, discoverer, developer, founder or consultant.* In publicly disclosing this information, Cleveland Clinic tries to provide information as accurately as possible about its physicians' and scientists' connections with industry.

As of 2/18/2020, Dr. Schneider has reported no financial relationship with industry that is applicable to this listing. In general, patients should feel free to contact their doctor about any of the relationships and how the relationships are overseen by Cleveland Clinic. To learn more about Cleveland Clinic's policies on collaborations with industry and innovation management, go to our Integrity in Innovation page.

Public Health Service-Reportable Financial Conflicts of Interest. Cleveland Clinic scientists and physicians engage in basic, translational and clinical research activities, working to solve health problems, enhance patient care and improve quality of life for patients. Interactions with industry are essential to bringing the researchers' discoveries to the public, but can present the potential for conflicts of interest related to their research activities. Click here to view a listing of instances where Cleveland Clinic has identified a Public Health Service (PHS)-Reportable Financial Conflict of Interest and has put measures in place to ensure that, to the extent possible, the design, conduct and reporting of the research is free from bias.

* Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists subscribe to the guidance presented in the PhRMA Code on Interactions with Healthcare Professionals and the AdvaMed Code of Ethics on Interactions with Health Care Professionals. As such, gifts of substantial value are generally prohibited.

Patient Satisfaction Reviews

204 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

The Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to the care provider related questions shown below from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Patients that are treated in outpatient or hospital environments may receive different surveys, and the volume of responses will vary by question.

Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.

The comments are submitted by patients and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cleveland Clinic.

Overall Star Ratings
4.8 out of 5
Explains 4.8
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.8
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.8

70 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Sep 17, 2020

Everrything was superb. Dr Schneider and the whole team at CC is excellent

Reviewed on Aug 31, 2020

It's fabulous. I love Dr. Alison Schneider.

Reviewed on Aug 21, 2020

Dr. Schneider is very kind and very helpful and knowledgeable. It is easy to talk with her about medications and my symptoms

Reviewed on Aug 17, 2020

it's unfair to comment and have it adversely affect the doctor or clinic in anyway when I firmly believe shes just in high demand.

Reviewed on Aug 17, 2020

amazing physician. I would highly recommend. very knowledgeable, listens to patient and explains everything clearly.

Reviewed on Aug 13, 2020

I always have a great experience with Dr. Schneider! She is extremely easy to talk to and makes sure that my questions and/or any needs are addressed quickly and effectively.

Reviewed on Aug 13, 2020

As I said before, I always have a great experience with Dr. Schneider. She takes the time to explain and address all of my questions, treatments, etc.. She includes my mental health when discussing the symptoms I'm experiencing, which my past doctors did not factor it in; it has made a big difference in my treatment.

Reviewed on Aug 3, 2020

Best doctor in the hospital for me. Takes excellent care of me. She is always there if I need her. This is a tremendous comfort zone for me.

Reviewed on Jul 31, 2020

always good with Dr Schneider

Reviewed on Jul 27, 2020

I was nervous getting a new dr again but Dr Schneider eased my anxiety she was very sweet and caring and thorough I'm glad I chose her I can tell she truly cares makes me feel good because it's very scary what I'm going through

Reviewed on Jul 27, 2020

Feel very confident of Dr Schneider

Reviewed on Jul 15, 2020

Dr. Schneider was (and always is) super warm, results oriented & a calming presence. I travel from East Fort Lauderdale because I always know what to expect from her.

Reviewed on Jul 15, 2020

Dr. Schneider explained a procedure in detail that was available to me; after thoroughly discussing the pro & cons, we made an educated decision together.

Reviewed on Jul 15, 2020

The doctor was professional and courteous.when I spoke she listened however I didn't feel thatthe doctor was paying attention to my comments at times as she didn't respond.the doctor did order tests regarding my concerns.I would make other appointment with her if necessary.

Reviewed on Jul 14, 2020

Doctor was great in all regards.

Reviewed on Jul 8, 2020

I have always had good care from this doctor

Reviewed on Jul 7, 2020

I appreciate the ability to video chat with the dr instead of the potential risk of exposure to the COVID-19 during the visit to the clinic.

Reviewed on Jun 30, 2020

Feel like Dr. does not always listen to me. She talks very fast & I feel she says the same things & I am getting no where. What I am doing is not helping and neither is her guidance. When I leave there I feel no better and still don't know what to do. I am very frustrated.

Reviewed on Jun 19, 2020

Dr. Schneider is wonderful.

Reviewed on Jun 10, 2020

I wish everybody was like her I wish every doctor would care I wish every doctor would have a smile like she does and an answer to make you feel comfortable

Reviewed on Jun 5, 2020

I am a new patient to both the clinic and physician. the appointment was easy to set up and went smoothly.

Reviewed on Jun 2, 2020

Dr Schneider was great did not want to see Dr Tandon. confused and taken off guard that he insisted he see me first when I had an appt with Dr Schneider

Reviewed on Jun 1, 2020

very impressed not only with Dr. Schneider, but also with Cleveland Clinic. I was treated with professionalism and care. Dr Schneider is a very caring doctor.

Reviewed on May 29, 2020

The video interview went very well. It was easy to set up the call. Dr. Schneider was prompt.

Reviewed on May 29, 2020

Dr. Schneider was very thorough. She spent time and went threw my records with me.

Reviewed on May 26, 2020

Dr. Schneider was excellent. She is attentive and very knowledgeable and professional. She listened to me in a genuine way.

Reviewed on May 20, 2020

Dr. Schneider listened patiently and gave guidance upon first appointment.

Reviewed on May 13, 2020

Dr. Schneider is a wonderful and glaring physician.

Reviewed on May 13, 2020

She's an overall great doctor she makes sure things are clear and understandable.

Reviewed on May 12, 2020

excellent service provided by Dr. Schneider and her staff in the midst of juggling the challenging protocols of the current world pandemic. Thankful for her medical expertise and professionalism.

Reviewed on May 11, 2020

Best GI doctor I have even been associated with

Reviewed on May 11, 2020

I have recommended Dr Schneider to other members of my family

Reviewed on May 6, 2020

Love the video visits but sometimes you have to see your physician in person.

Reviewed on May 4, 2020

First-time video visit user. Dr. Schneider explained the procedure clearly and I was able to do the video conference effectively and easily.

Reviewed on Apr 30, 2020

EXCELLENT Doctor!!!! The whole process w

Reviewed on Apr 29, 2020

First visit with Dr Schnider. Could not have been better. Exceeded all my expectations. Took all the time necessary to answer all my questions.And all through Google Duo. New World.

Reviewed on Apr 29, 2020

DR. SCHNEIDER was available and capable and answered all questions. I do not hesitate to recommend her and the Cleveland Clinic.

Reviewed on Apr 29, 2020

I prefer the face-to-face with the doctor but that is impossible with the COVID-19 out everywhere. The video experience was perfect though.

Reviewed on Apr 21, 2020

Provider was really easy to talk with and she seemed to care a lot about understanding my concerns.

Reviewed on Apr 20, 2020

I can understand that during an emergency is fine to have the video conferencing but I will like to see the doctor in person

Reviewed on Apr 20, 2020

very kind and thoughtful doctor

Reviewed on Apr 20, 2020

Dr. Schneider is fantastic. the only negative is the difficulty of getting an appointment with her

Reviewed on Apr 14, 2020

Dr. and office staff always very helpful and competent.

Reviewed on Apr 14, 2020

Dr. is an awesome physician.

Reviewed on Mar 30, 2020

Dr. Schneider is simply the best. she is a great listener and a very concerned professional. She really cares about her patients, and this means a lot. Thank you doctor.

Reviewed on Mar 18, 2020

I like Dr Schneider

Reviewed on Mar 3, 2020

I really liked my consult with Dr. Schneider. I live part time in Florida and was looking for a physician here. I have now found my physician. I really bonded well with her. She was very professional, warm and informative. It was a great consult.

Reviewed on Mar 3, 2020

I live half of the year in Miami and was in need of a doctor. After my appointment with Dr. Alison, I knew I had found my doctor.

Reviewed on Mar 2, 2020

I am very thankful for Dr Schneider! She cares! She is thorough to find cause!

Reviewed on Feb 28, 2020

Getting an appointment with Dr Schneider was difficult . I had to wait 3-4 months to see her

Reviewed on Feb 24, 2020

The wait is very long to get a appointment with Dr. Schneider - but well worth the wait !!!!

Reviewed on Feb 24, 2020

DR Schneider is superb and I am blessed she is my Dr.

Reviewed on Feb 18, 2020

mostly satisfy but it is very difficult to get appointment with this Doctor

Reviewed on Jan 28, 2020

love dr Schneider but it is really difficult to get an appt with her

Reviewed on Jan 21, 2020

Both doctor Schneider and her Fellow were excellent, straightforward, easy to like, and easy to understand answered all of my questions. One practice all medical professionals should consider is doing fist bumps rather than handshakes.

Reviewed on Jan 16, 2020

The Dr was the most impressive aspect of my entire visit. The doctor was so personable, very friendly and most overall very informative. explained my condition and procedure in the greatest of detail with a gentle kindness to put the patient's (my) concerns at rest.

Reviewed on Jan 13, 2020

I did not need return phone calls. Also, I had to schedule way in advance as the doctor has a busy practice.

Reviewed on Dec 3, 2019

Dr. Schneider is very personable, very knowledgeable, easy to talk to,instills confidence that she can help me to get better!

Reviewed on Nov 20, 2019

Dr. Schneider was able to diagnose and treat my condition accurately and effectively where other medical professionals had failed. She is the best!

Reviewed on Nov 18, 2019

Dr. Schneider is very caring. She listens well to all your concerns, answers your questions & gives you all the time you need. I would highly recommend her.

Reviewed on Nov 18, 2019

care provider was wonderful

Reviewed on Nov 13, 2019

Took a long time to get appointment. Dr. Schneider is worth the wait. Professional, informative and thorough.

Reviewed on Nov 8, 2019

Dr Schneider is a superb, professional, and caring Doctor. She made a great effort to put me on her schedule. She is an outstanding credit to Cleveland Clinic. It is difficult to reach the Gastro department and it requires many attempts to get through the main Cleveland Clinic phone number. The person that initially received us at the Gastro department and weighed me was very unfriendly and she pointed to the exam room for us to go to. From that point forward everyone within the Gastro department was very professional and courteous.

Reviewed on Nov 8, 2019

doctor was in a rush on this day because she had something to do shortly after my appt. This may not be her fault but it also shouldn't shorten the time I get with her or make my appointment be rushed. Usually always have a great experience with this provider

Reviewed on Oct 25, 2019

I had help through my concierge doctor at Mdvip

Reviewed on Oct 25, 2019

Dr. Schneider is good and listened to what I had to say and mentioned what could be done. My only complaint is she is in and out of room before I even know it and we're done. I have to talk fast and don't feel completely relaxed. I wait many months for her visit and it is over in a blink of an eye, even if I am prepared.

Reviewed on Oct 22, 2019

Dr.Schneider provided prompt compassionate care for my daughter Tracy who has a PEG tube and developed some gramulomatos tissue around the stoma that's was bleeding. she had wound care come to see Tracy and resolved our issue.

Reviewed on Oct 21, 2019

Dr. Schneider seems to be very busy and it took almost 3 months to get an appt.

Reviewed on Oct 7, 2019

The Dr was incredibly kind and knowledgeable. The appointment felt a little rushed and I felt rushed trying to go over my GI medical history and unfortunately because of that one of my abdominal pains wasn't addressed thoroughly.

Reviewed on Oct 4, 2019

dr Schneider has been the very best physician I could ask for. I have recommended her to many family and friends.

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