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    Ellen Schneider

    Ellen M. Schneider, M.D.

    Family Medicine

    (Board Certified)
    Not Accepting new patients
    Only accepting newborns and to spouse, partner or dependent children (under 21 years old) of established patients

    Offers My Health Online

    Palo Alto Center
    795 El Camino Real
    Jamplis Building, Level 1
    Palo Alto, California 94301
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    (650) 853-2984 

    Professional Interests

    Family Medicine
    Adolescent health, Cardiovascular disease, Cholesterol management, Chronic disease management, Contraception, Depression, Dermatology, Health maintenance, Men's health, Menopause treatment, Migraines, Mind-body wellness, Nutrition, Obesity, Preventive care, Thyroid disorders, Travel medicine, Weight management,
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    Additional Information

    All aspects of family medicine especially women's health, adolescent medicine and parenting.

    Spoken Languages


    Community Activities

    American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP)

    Personal Interests

    Dr. Schneider is a writer and competitive swimmer. She enjoys spending time with her three children and she likes classical music, reading and hiking.

    Physician Web Link



    Developmental Questionnaires (for children ages 0-11): You can save time by submitting forms through My Health Online's child proxy access feature. Or print and complete the age appropriate well-child form at home.

    Adult Health History Form: Bring your completed Adult Health History Form (.pdf) to your next physical exam.
    New Patient Health History (PDF, 845kb)
    Established Patient Health History Update (PDF, 198kb)

    Annual Medicare Wellness Form (for ages 65 and older): Save time by completing this form prior to your appointment by logging into your My Health Online account where you will find the form listed under "Upcoming Appointments." You can download and complete the form as well - English Version | Spanish Version.


    Philosophy of Care

    Before I went to medical school, I was a teacher, and I consider my role as a family medicine doctor primarily as a teacher and mentor. I want my patients to understand their options so that together we can make good health care decisions. I enjoy helping people throughout their lives.

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