Melissa R. Schneider, M.D. is a Phi Beta Kappa and Magna Cum Laude graduate of Hamilton College  (1987) and a Alpha Omega Alpha graduate of University of Rochester School of Medicine (1991). At Rochester, she was awarded the Janet M. Glasgow Memorial Achievement Citation.

Dr. Schneider completed her General Surgery internship at New York Hospital (1992) and her General Surgery residency at Seattle’s Virginia Mason Medical Center (1996). She subsequently held a Fellowship in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at Massachusetts General Hospital (1998). She started her practice in Boston’s Back Bay in 1998. Dr. Schneider’s practice is presently limited to noninvasive procedures.

Dr. Schneider has received research awards including: Sigma XI, Psi Chi, and the FB Skinner Award.