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Dr. Franz Schneider MD

Dr. Franz Schneider MD

Gastroenterologist (GI Doctor)

Memorial Hermann Southeast Hospital
(281) 481-9400


Dr. Franz Schneider earned his undergraduate degree at the Universidad del Valle de Guatemala and his medical degree at the Universidad Francisco Marroquein in Guatemala City. He completed his internship and residency in internal medicine at New Britain General Hospital- University of Connecticut and his fellowship in gastroenterology, hepatology and therapeutic endoscopy at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston.

Dr. Schneider has been in practice since 1985. He is board certified in gastroenterology and internal medicine and speaks Spanish. He is a member of the American College of Physicians and the American Gastroenterological Association. His primary clinical interests are colon-related conditions, colon cancer, Crohn's disease, hepatitis/hepatitis C, rectal bleeding, liver biopsy and endoscopy.

Son of a gastroenterologist, Dr. Schneider grew up with an innate desire to help people in a meaningful way, as his father had. He treats his patients with honesty, kindness and respect, in a manner that is realistic and down-to-earth. He believes that people deserve both compassion and excellent care, a goal he strives for every day.

Physician Details

Mon - Fri 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Medical Education
Universidad Francisco Marroquin, 1985
Internships & Residency
New Britain General Hospital, 1990
University of Connecticut - Gastroenterology, 1991
Baylor College of Medicine - Anesthesiology, 1994
Clinical Interests
Colon, Colon Cancer, Crohn's Disease, Endoscopy, Hepatitis/Hepatitis C, Liver Biopsy, Rectal Bleeding
PCP Number
Cities Served
Alvin, Bacliff, Bellaire, Channelview, Deer Park


ZIP Codes Served
77001, 77002, 77003, 77004, 77005, 77006, 77010


Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna (Most Benefit Plans)
  • Aetna Medicare
  • Amerigroup Chip
  • Amerigroup Star
  • Amerigroup Star Plus
  • Amerivantage
  • Cigna (Most Benefit Plans)
  • Community Health Choice Chip
  • Community Health Choice Marketplace QHP
  • Community Health Choice Star
  • Humana Gold Plus HMO
  • Memorial Hermann Advantage HMO
  • Memorial Hermann Advantage PPO
  • Memorial Hermann Solutions
  • Multiplan
  • United Healthcare (Most Benefit Plans)