Dr. Schneider joined the Department of Prosthodontics in 1984. In 2010, Dr. Schneider switched from the Department of Prosthodontics to the Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery. He has published extensively in the prosthodontic literature and is very active in many prosthodontic and dental laboratory organizations. He also lectures nationally and internationally on many subjects addressing the clinical and laboratory phases of fixed, removable and implant prosthodontics.
Dr. Schneider treats patients who are missing teeth by utilizing crowns, bridges, or partial and complete dentures, frequently in combination with dental implant therapy. He is very experienced in treating patients with acquired and congenital oral defects who require prostheses. He also treats patients with snoring and obstructive sleep apnea problems in conjunction with their physicians.
Dr. Schneider's research includes dental materials, biomechanics of dental implant loading stress, and materials for bone grafting, particularly for alveolar ridge augmentation.
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Dr. Schneider is a member of the American College of Prosthodontists, the Academy of Osseointegration, the American Prosthodontic Society, the American Dental Association, and the District Dental Society. He is past president of the American Prosthodontics Society (APS) and also past executive director of the APS.