Dr. James A. Knol, MD

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Specializes in General Surgery • Male • Age 66

1500 E Medical Center Dr
Ann Arbor, MI 48109
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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

University of Michigan Health System
1500 East Medical Center Drive
Ann Arbor, MI 48109

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
University Michigan Medical Center
University Michigan Medical Center
1500 E Medical Center Dr
Ann Arbor, MI 48109
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    Dr. Knol's Experience

    Specialties

    • General Surgery
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    • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
    • Appendectomy, Open
    • Colectomy
    • Cystotomy
    • Decortication and Pleurectomy
    • Destruction of Anal Tumor
    • Destruction or Excision of Vaginal Lesions
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
    • Excision of Bile Duct Tumor
    • Excision of Rectal Tumor
    • Excision of Stomach Tumor
    • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
    • Hepatectomy
    • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
    • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
    • Laparotomy
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
    • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
    • Open Tumor Ablation, Liver
    • Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant & Whipple Procedure)
    • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
    • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
    • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy & Control of Hemorrhage)
    • Splenectomy
    • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
    • Thoracentesis
    • Tracheal Surgery
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    • Transendoscopic Stent Placement
    • Trigger Point Injections
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    • Abdominal Pain
    • Anal and Rectal Cancer
    • Anal Fissure
    • Anorectal Abscess
    • Atelectasis
    • Bile Duct Cancer
    • Biliary Atresia
    • Breast Cancer
    • Carcinoma in Situ
    • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Crohn's Disease (Regional Enteritis)
    • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
    • Esophageal Cancer
    • Esophageal Varices
    • Gallbladder & Biliary Tract Cancer
    • Gallbladder Cancer
    • Graft vs Host Disease
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Hidradenitis
    • Hyperparathyroidism
    • Incisional Hernia
    • Inguinal Hernia
    • Intestinal Abscess
    • Intestinal Obstruction
    • Lipomas
    • Liver Cancer
    • Lung Cancer
    • Neuroendocrine Tumors
    • Pancreatic Cancer
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    • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
    • Pyloric Stenosis
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Small Intestine Cancer
    • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
    • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
    • Stomach Cancer
    • Thyroid Cancer
    • Ulcerative Colitis
    • Umbilical Hernia
    • Ventral Hernia
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    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of Michigan Medical School
    Graduated in 1974

    Internship Hospital

    University Of Michigan
    Complete in 1975

    Residency Hospital

    University Of Michigan
    Complete in 1980
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Knol & Staff

    • English
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    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Knol's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Knol

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Knol to family and friends

    3 responses
    above
    national average

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    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    3 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    3 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    3 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes 3 responses
    longer than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Knol
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    3 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    3 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    3 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    3 responses
    above
    national average

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    Is Dr. Knol accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

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    • Medicaid
    • Medical Mutual of Ohio
    • Medicare
    • Molina
    • MultiPlan
    • Mutual of Omaha
    • Paramount
    • PHP-Physicians Health Plan
    • Priority Health
    • Tricare
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    Office Locations

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    University Michigan Medical Center
    1500 E Medical Center Dr
    Ann Arbor, MI 48109
    (734) 936-5823 (Office)
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    How well provider listens and answers questions
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