Philip Schneider, M.D. is an orthopaedic spine surgeon in Chevy Chase, Maryland. He is Vice President of The Centers for Advanced Orthopaedics, the largest Orthopaedic practice in the United States. Dr. Schneider is also the founder and Director of the Holy Cross Hospital Spine Center in Silver Spring, Maryland. He has also served as Chief of Staff of Holy Cross Hospital and served on the Board of Trustees. Dr. Schneider has done over 60 publications and major presentations as well as train other spine surgeons from the U.S. and other countries. He serves as co-chair for Medicare's Expert Panel on spine fusions and has served in the AMA House of Delegates. Dr. Schneider has been recognized annually by Washingtonian Magazine as a Top Doctor since 2003. Consumer Reports, Consumer Checkbook, and the Consumer Research Council has also recognized him as a Top Surgeon since 2002. Dr. Schneider is a proud University of Maryland graduate and serves on the Maryland Board of Trustees and also the Terrapin Club Board of Directors.