Robert G Schneider, MD JD Expert Witness
Curriculum Vitae

Contact Information

  • Phone: 203 226-6655
  • Cell: 203 856-2757
  • Fax: 203 306-3008
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Specialties & Experience

General Specialties: Cardiovascular Disease and Internal Medicine

Specialty Focus: Heart Attack, Emergency Room, Stroke, Chest Pain, Coronary Heart Disease, Kidney Disease, Lung Disease, Taser, Nursing Homes, Expert Witness Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury, Opioids

Education: BA, Yale University; MD, NYU/Bellevue Hospital; JD, Quinnipiac University

Years in Practice: 20+


Additional Information

Additional Information..... • Physician and Attorney well versed in standard of care issues, negligence, causation, injury and damages. For Plaintiff: how to avoid flawed cases; for Defendant: finding the flaw in Plaintiff's case. • Medical expert witness decades, over 300 cases reviewed, deposed 35-40 times, trial testimony 15-20 times. Comfortable in hospital and court room. • Medical Malpractice. Personal Injury, Taser injury/death. Geriatrics, Nursing Homes, Underserved Populations. • Cited by CT Supreme Court as "a credible witness" in case of Blanchette v. Barrett 229 Conn. 256 (1994) • As attorney settled $1,000,000+ med mal case. • Board Certified in Internal Medicine. • Decades of practice Internal Medicine, subspecialty Clinical Cardiovascular Disease. • Teaching experience: Speaker at annual hospital house staff seminar on medical malpractice. Moderator at 2 day CT Bar Association seminar: Medicine for Lawyers. Clinical teaching house staff rounds in ICU and CCU. Taught CLE course for Rhode Island Bar Association • Publications: Editor-in-Chief CT Bar Association Litigation Journal. Author of 4 medical books for public readers, and 4 articles in medical journals including 2 in the American Heart Journal. Over 100 medical articles for The New York Examiner online publication. • Consultant CT Dept of Public Health. • Chief of Medicine USAF Strategic Air Command Hospital.