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Dr. John Knight, MD

Hip & Knee Orthopedics
4.5 (14)
Accepting new patients
44 years of experience

Offers telehealth

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Overview

Dr. John Knight, MD is an Orthopedic Hip & Knee Surgery Specialist in Walnut Creek, CA. They specialize in Hip & Knee Orthopedics, has 44 years of experience. They graduated from CREIGHTON UNIV SCH OF MED and is affiliated with San Ramon Regional Medical Center and Walnut Creek Medical Center.

Dr. Knight works at Muir Orthopaedic Specialists in Walnut Creek, CA with other offices in San Ramon, CA. They are accepting new patients and accepts Aetna, Anthem and Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Locations

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    Muir Orthopaedic Specialists
    2405 Shadelands Dr Ste 300, Walnut Creek, CA 94598 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (925) 939-8585
  2. 2
    Muir Orthopaedic Specialists
    5201 Norris Canyon Rd Ste 300, San Ramon, CA 94583 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (925) 939-8585

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  • San Ramon Regional Medical Center
  • Walnut Creek Medical Center

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    Sep 03, 2020
    Dr. Knight provided me with 5 Star TKR service. In my meetings he answered questions patiently and to my satisfaction.
    Vinod — Sep 03, 2020
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    About Dr. John Knight, MD

    Specialties
    • Hip & Knee Orthopedics
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    Years of Experience
    • 44 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1558310938
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    Education & Certifications

    Residency
    • University of California San Francisco
    Residency
    Internship
    • Mt Zion Hospital & Medical Center
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • CREIGHTON UNIV SCH OF MED
    Medical Education
    Undergraduate School
    • University of California At Berkeley
    Undergraduate School

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    Dr. John Knight, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Knight is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Knight has an average wait time of 16 – 30 minutes at their office(s).

    Dr. Knight has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    14 patients have reviewed Dr. Knight. The overall rating for this provider is 4.6. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Knight.

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