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Susan M. Schneider, M.D.

Susan Schneider, MD, is a board-certified plastic surgeon and reconstructive surgeon practicing at Methodist Physician Group Orthopedic and Spine Center in Merrillville, Indiana. Dr. Schneider’s areas of expertise include all types of breast surgery, including breast reduction, augmentation, and reconstruction after cancer, as well as tummy tucks, liposuction, and facial rejuvenation.

Dr. Schneider graduated from Loyola Stritch School of Medicine in Maywood, Illinois, and completed her general surgery residency at Temple University Hospital in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. She then completed a prestigious fellowship for plastic and reconstructive surgery at Loyola University Medical Center in Hines, Illinois.

Being a practicing plastic surgeon of over 25 years, Dr. Schneider stays up-to-date on the latest medical advances. She does this by being an active member of the American Society of Plastic Surgery and a fellow of the American Board of Surgery.

Dr. Schneider prides herself on being on time for each appointment because she understands that to have a successful procedure, she needs to listen very carefully to her patient’s desires, goals, and fears. This helps her educate her patients to make the best possible decision for their plastic and reconstructive surgery needs. Her timeliness led to her receiving the Vitals On-Time + Promptness Award multiple times.

Patients who visit Dr. Schneider are extremely satisfied with the level of service they receive. This is seen through the rave reviews Dr. Schneider has online in addition to her receiving countless letters of praise and thanks from the patients whose lives she improves.

“My goal is to provide excellent care in a comfortable and confidential environment. I strive to treat the whole person by listening carefully to my patient’s desires and fears. By providing thorough explanations of the treatment options and outcomes, I give my patients the tools to make the best decisions.”

Areas of Expertise

  • Breast Surgery of all types
    • Reconstruction after Cancer
    • Breast Reduction
    • Breast Lift and Augmentation
  • Other Cosmetic Procedures
    • Tummy Tuck
    • Liposuction
    • Facial Rejuvenation
  • Board Certifications

    • Board Certified, Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
    • Member, American Society of Plastic Surgery
    • Fellow, American Board of Surgery

    Call (219) 738-3854 to schedule an appointment.

  • Education and Training

    Medical School - Wheaton College

    Medical School - Loyola Strich School of Medicine

    Residency - Temple Univ Hosp - Philadelphia PA

    Fellowship - Loyola University Medical Center Maywood

  • Specialties

    Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

  • Affiliations

    Methodist Physician Group

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(219) 738-3854

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