About Dr. Schneider & Lakeside Neurology
Lori Schneider, MD, is a board-certified neurologist and certified acupuncturist who offers personalized care at Lakeside Neurology. The practice is a small and privately-owned facility, allowing Dr. Schneider to provide high-quality care to each of her patients.
Dr. Schneider graduated summa cum laude from New York University with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Biology. She then attended the New York University School of Medicine, where she earned her Doctor of Medicine. Dr. Schneider completed a residency in neurology at Albert Einstein School of Medicine on Long Island and served as chief resident in neurology at Long Island Jewish Medical Center.
Dr. Schneider opened Lakeside Neurology in 1994. The practice specializes in outpatient integrative adult neurology and focuses on integrating techniques from traditional and alternative medicine. Dr. Schneider offers services for headache disorders, neuropathies, neck and back pain, carpal tunnel syndrome, epilepsy and seizure disorders, dementia, Parkinson's disease, and multiple sclerosis (MS).
Patients of Lakeside Neurology can receive in-office electromyography (EMG) tests, nerve conduction velocity tests, and sudomotor sympathetic response tests to screen for neuropathy. Additionally, the practice offers blood testing and counseling for vitamin and nutritional deficiencies and food sensitivities. Dr. Schneider is also skilled in body acupuncture, ear acupuncture, electroacupuncture. Her husband, Jean-Pierre Riou, MD, FACS, administers Botox injections for the treatment of migraine headaches.
Lakeside Neurology is currently accepting new patients. To schedule your appointment with Dr. Schneider, call the office or use the convenient online booking tool.