Dr. Robert F Schneider MD Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon
Dr. Robert Schneider is a thoracic and cardiac surgeon in Des Moines, Iowa. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Iowa Lutheran Hospital and Iowa Methodist Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Creighton University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 31 years. Dr. Schneider accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 2 doctors at Iowa Lutheran Hospital and one of 7 at Iowa Methodist Medical Center who specialize in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery.
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Specialty & Clinical Interests
Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon: General Cardiac/Thoracic Surgery
Education & Medical Training
Creighton University Affil Hospital
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1975 - 1978
Methodist Hospitals of Dallas
Residency, General Surgery, 1978 - 1982
University of Wisconsin
Fellowship, Thoracic Surgery, 1986 - 1988
Creighton University School of Medicine
Class of 1975
Certifications & Licensure
American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine
American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery
American Board of Thoracic Surgery
Certified in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery
IA State Medical License
Active through 2013
Publications & Presentations
Echocardiographic comparison of the standard end-hole cannula, the soft-flow cannula, and the dispersion cannula during perfusion into the aortic arch.
Grooters, R.K., Ver Steeg, D.A., Stewart, M.J., Thieman, K.C., Schneider, R.F.
- Aetna Choice POS II
- BCBS Blue Card PPO
- BCBS Illinois PPO
- CIGNA Open Access
- CIGNA PPO
- First Health PPO
- Great West PPO
- Health Alliance PPO
- Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
- Multiplan PHCS PPO
- Multiplan PPO
- United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
- United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
- Wellmark Alliance Select
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1215 Pleasant St
Des Moines, IA 50309
Phone: (515) 875-9090
Fax: (515) 241-5041