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Title Director, GI Motility Lab
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
  • Endoscopic Dilation
  • Endoscopy
  • Esophageal Dilation
  • Esophageal Motility Testing
  • Esophagogastroduodenoscopy (EGD)
  • Hydrogen Breath Test
  • Impedance Monitoring
  • Motility Catheter Placement
  • Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG)
  • pH Monitoring
  • Polypectomy
  • Push Enteroscopy
  • Wireless Capsule Endoscopy
View all 16 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


  • Internal Medicine
  • Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology

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

See publications for Alison Schneider, MD.

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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 12/30/2022, 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

412 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 4.9
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.9

88 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Sep 1, 2023

Dr. Schneider is stellar. My less than perfect comments refer to others at Cleveland Clinic.

Reviewed on Aug 24, 2023

One of the best doctor's visits I have had. The doctor was excellent.

Reviewed on Aug 24, 2023

We used FaceTime because that is so easy for me. Zoom presents a problem for me and the doctor wanted to make it easy and not stressful.

Reviewed on Aug 17, 2023

Fantastic experience with Dr. Schneider

Reviewed on Aug 17, 2023

Dr Schneider, you and the support staff are WONDERFUL! Thank you so much for kindness and caring

Reviewed on Aug 16, 2023

I was very impressed with Dr Schneider- she listened to my concerns and came up with a plan to address them . She was very caring and thorough.

Reviewed on Aug 15, 2023

Dr Schneider was wonderful. So knowledgeable and took the time to explain. Went thru all my medical records I brought and disected thru them to find what info she was looking for to give me clarity on my issues

Reviewed on Aug 15, 2023

Excellent doctor

Reviewed on Aug 8, 2023

Dr Schneider is the best!

Reviewed on Aug 8, 2023

I have been seeing Dr Schneider for over Thirteen years, she is the most caring and knowledgeable Dr I have ever been to.

Reviewed on Aug 3, 2023

Loved all the staff and doctor.

Reviewed on Aug 2, 2023

As pleasant as this experience could be. I have already referred a friend to DR. Schneider.

Reviewed on Jul 31, 2023

Excellent service by Dr.Sneider

Reviewed on Jul 27, 2023

Dr. SchneiderAnd the staff are wonderful!

Reviewed on Jul 19, 2023

Great experience Dr. Schneider was aware of the difficulties to perform the colonoscopy and was able using the thinest instrument to complete the colonoscopy.

Reviewed on Jul 19, 2023

The care provider was overbooked. She is so good, and she gives personal attention even though she is on a too tight schedule. When she saw I was cold before the procedure, it was Dr. Schneider who got me a blanket. She is special.

Reviewed on Jul 19, 2023

The procedure was performed professionally with expertise from Dr. Schneider. I was the last procedure of the morning and it was obvious they needed to rush to other commitments after a professional attention to the performance of my procedure. Scheduling appears to be a problem and too much stress is placed on the doctors to move patients along to get to the next job.

Reviewed on Jul 17, 2023

Dr Schneider was very concerned about my well being.

Reviewed on Jul 14, 2023

Dr Schneider is excellent - professional and personable. All went smooth from a logistical perspective as well

Reviewed on Jul 14, 2023

Dr. Schneider is an exemplary care giver.

Reviewed on Jul 14, 2023

Dr Schneider is excellent and popular, so hard to get an appointment with her

Reviewed on Jul 14, 2023

If she wasn't such a wonderful doctor I would have v gone elsewhere.

Reviewed on Jul 11, 2023

Wonderful visit.... I was apprehensive about my consultation but Dr. Schneider put me totally at ease.

Reviewed on Jul 11, 2023

Dr Schneider is such a good Dr ! It was not easy to schedule with her

Reviewed on Jul 11, 2023

Dr Scheneider was Fantastic!!!

Reviewed on Jul 11, 2023

The doctor was excellent and showed empathy.

Reviewed on Jul 10, 2023

Dr. Alison Schneider is excellent GI specialist, who is professional, courteous and has her patient's best interest in mind in the delivery of medical care.

Reviewed on Jul 10, 2023

I had to cancel my colonoscopy-endoscopy because I was in a vehicle collision, and my sternum was fractured. When I arrived yesterday for my appointment, the nurses could not have been nicer, kinder, and that extended to everyone with whom I came in contact. Dr. Schneider is terrific.

Reviewed on Jun 20, 2023

Dr. Schneider was extremely friendly and explained everything in detailed

Reviewed on Jun 6, 2023

Dr. Allison Schneider was the consummate professional. She listened to me and used great insight to come up up with treatment recommendations.

Reviewed on Jun 6, 2023

Everything about the Doctor was wonderful. I just felt that I needed more time with her to take advantage of her expertise in solving my problems and understanding med options.

Reviewed on Jun 6, 2023

Thankful to be a patient of Dr. Schneider. I drive 60 miles each way and always appreciate her professionalism, listening skills, care, and concern for my gastro needs. And, If needed a backup option at times is a virtual appt. Which has been helpful.

Reviewed on May 18, 2023

Dr Schneider excellent reputation made me comfortable and not nervous for my procedures

Reviewed on May 10, 2023

Would rec in a heart beat for Dr. Schneider & have.

Reviewed on May 3, 2023

Dr. Schneider has good positive energy. Quickly reviewed past HX and assessed my complaints. She's adorable, compassionate and knowledgeable. She seems to like her job, unlike a lot of other providers

Reviewed on Apr 25, 2023

Great dr. Love Cleveland clinic

Reviewed on Apr 25, 2023

Dr.Snyder is excellent.

Reviewed on Apr 25, 2023

Again, Dr and staff on site is top notch. It's where the portal meets a person improvement is required.

Reviewed on Apr 24, 2023

I would recommend it but not to someone who needs to see a doctor within a month

Reviewed on Apr 14, 2023

Dr Schneider is an asset to your institution! Wonderful bedside manner as well as knowledgeable!

Reviewed on Apr 10, 2023

I have not had a better experience communicating with a doctor.

Reviewed on Apr 10, 2023

Love Dr Schneider

Reviewed on Apr 10, 2023

Dr. Schneider is a smart, caring physician. Explaining everything in detail. She was extremely knowledgeable about my past medical history as it was evident to me she read my chart before the procedure which sh explained thoroughly.

Reviewed on Apr 4, 2023

Dr Allison Schneider is the best

Reviewed on Mar 31, 2023

The very good is deserved for Dr Schneider

Reviewed on Mar 28, 2023

Doctor and assistant were great, really listened to my concerns

Reviewed on Mar 27, 2023

Dr Schneider and her staff are excellent

Reviewed on Mar 9, 2023

Dr Schneider and team were excellent and responsive to my needs! Thank you

Reviewed on Mar 6, 2023

Dr Schneider squeezed me into her schedule with an 8A telemed call because I was In pain. She is always thorough and helpful, a great doctor

Reviewed on Feb 28, 2023

Dr. Schneider is amazing. She is one of the reasons I stay with Cleveland Clinic

Reviewed on Feb 23, 2023

Dr Schneider is amazing. Always lets me talk first, asking about any new concerns, or pains and what has been happening since last visit. She really listens and I really appreciate her

Reviewed on Feb 22, 2023

Dr. Schneider answered all of my questions & we will follow up after the biopsy results are in.

Reviewed on Feb 16, 2023

Dr Allison Schnaider is very caring and professional, she has a lot of knowledge about my condition and give me the best treatment.

Reviewed on Feb 14, 2023

I live in NYC and all my drs are at weill Cornell. I would rate Dr Schneider a 10 and felt comfortable sharing my issues with her. I wish she was in Ny but happy to establish a relationship with her while im in Florida

Reviewed on Feb 13, 2023

Extremely happy with Dr. Schneider.

Reviewed on Feb 1, 2023

I appreciate the excellent communication from Dr Schneider

Reviewed on Jan 31, 2023

I wish all my doctors worked as well as you

Reviewed on Jan 31, 2023

I had a very pleasant visit with Dr Alison Schneider. I'm happy I was able to get into seeing her as she seems to be a very popular doctor with good ratings.

Reviewed on Jan 26, 2023

Dr Schneider was actually early for our appointment and called me personally to see if I was available! Very impressive

Reviewed on Jan 26, 2023

Dr Schneider is knowledgeable and courteous.I would recommend her to anyone.

Reviewed on Jan 23, 2023

Dr. Schneider really listens to my concerns regarding my health and proposed treatment options. I have already recommended her to a Delta employee at FLL on my way home!

Reviewed on Jan 23, 2023

I have already recommended Dr. Schneider to my daughter and to her mother-in-law. She is WONDERFUL!

Reviewed on Jan 18, 2023


Reviewed on Jan 11, 2023

Everybody in the colonoscopy unit provided top notch care and attention to me. I think Dr Alison Schneider is an excellent physician and I hope she continues to be a part of the Cleveland Clinic

Reviewed on Jan 9, 2023

I have been seen by Dr Schneider since 2007. I drive in from Stuart to continue under her care.

Reviewed on Jan 6, 2023

Dr and all care givers are kind and very helpful. I have a great need now. All have been considerate and very helpful.

Reviewed on Dec 30, 2022

Dr. Schneider is a very caring and knowledgeable professional

Reviewed on Dec 20, 2022

Dr Schneider is knowledgeable , shows compassion .

Reviewed on Dec 20, 2022

Dr. Schneider Is exemplary as a professional in every way.

Reviewed on Dec 20, 2022

Dr. Schneider is a great compassionate doctor

Reviewed on Dec 7, 2022

Dr. Schneider is phenomenal. I can't say enough good things about her ability and feel very lucky to have her as my Doctor.

Reviewed on Dec 6, 2022

Dr Schneider was very generous with her time. She was very informative and compassionate

Reviewed on Dec 6, 2022

Loved the doctor and staff !!! Very compassionate!!!!

Reviewed on Nov 21, 2022

Since Dr. Schneider was introduced to my case during a hospitalization in 2007, I have ALWAYS been totally satisfied with her medical knowledge, personal interest, and "bedside" care. I trust her suggestions and care plan.

Reviewed on Nov 18, 2022

Dr Alison Schneider is the best

Reviewed on Nov 8, 2022

Phenomenal doctor!

Reviewed on Nov 7, 2022

I was in pain and wanted a quicker appointment, but Dr. Schneider is worth waiting for.

Reviewed on Nov 7, 2022

Dr. Schneider is the best Dr. I have ever had. She is a good listener, gives great advice and Cares about you.

Reviewed on Nov 2, 2022

Dr Allison Snyder was phenomenal she's great

Reviewed on Oct 31, 2022

Dr. Schneider is an absolute gem. I'm so fortunate to have her as my doctor

Reviewed on Oct 27, 2022

Dr Schneider is awesome, caring,great bedside manner

Reviewed on Oct 13, 2022

Staff and doctor were excellent and put me at ease from the moment I walked in

Reviewed on Oct 4, 2022

She's great! Quick grasp of the problems and resultant treatment plan.

Reviewed on Oct 3, 2022

Dr Allison is excellent

Reviewed on Sep 30, 2022

Dr Allison Schneider is the best!!!!!

Reviewed on Sep 15, 2022

Dr. Schneider is awesome! What a professional!

Reviewed on Sep 13, 2022

Dr Schneider was professional and compassionate, effective as well. I look forward to getting the results of the exams she has ordered. True teamwork So rareand GREATLY appreciated.

Reviewed on Sep 6, 2022

Dr. Schneider is an exceptional doctor! She demonstrated extreme patience, understanding knowledge and empathy during my appointment with her.

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