Dr. Robert Knox, MD

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Specializes in Ophthalmology • Male • Age 54

3000 Rogers Ave
Fort Smith, AR 72901
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Dr. Knox's Experience

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Dr. Knox's Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

Procedures Dr. Knox Performs

  • Cataract Removal Surgery

Conditions Dr. Knox Treats

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Sparks Regional Medical Center
1001 Towson Ave
Fort Smith, AR 72901

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Eye Group
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3000 Rogers Ave
Fort Smith, AR 72901
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    Dr. Knox's Experience

    Specialties

    • Ophthalmology

    Board Certifications

    • Ophthalmology
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    • Cataract Removal Surgery
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    • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
    • Astigmatism
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Bell's Palsy
    • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
    • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
    • Benign Tumor
    • Blepharitis
    • Cataract
    • Chorioretinal Scars
    • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
    • Corneal Diseases
    • Corneal Ulcer
    • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
    • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
    • Diabetic Retinopathy
    • Diplopia
    • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
    • Drusen
    • Dry Eyes
    • Ectropion of Eyelid
    • Exotropia
    • Eye Cancer
    • Eye Infections
    • Eyelid Disorders
    • Farsightedness
    • Floaters
    • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
    • Glaucoma
    • Headache
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    • Herpetic Keratitis
    • Hypertropia
    • Iridocyclitis
    • Keratitis
    • Macular Edema
    • Migraine
    • Nearsightedness
    • Nerve Sheath Tumors
    • Nystagmus
    • Ocular Hypertension
    • Paralytic Strabismus
    • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
    • Presbyopia
    • Progressive High Myopia
    • Pseudotumor Cerebri
    • Retina Diseases
    • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
    • Retinal Vein Occlusion
    • Retinoschisis
    • Senile Cataracts
    • Still's Disease
    • Strabismus
    • Ulcer
    • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
    • Vascular Disease
    • Visual Field Defects
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    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Arkansas.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of Texas Medical Branch At Galveston
    Graduated in 1987

    Internship Hospital

    University Ark Med Scis
    Complete in 1988

    Residency Hospital

    University Ark Med Scis
    Complete in 1992
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Knox & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 87.4% 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. Knox's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at Sparks Regional Medical Center where Dr. Knox has admitting privileges:

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Knox

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    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Knox to family and friends

    5 out of 5

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    Dr. Knox's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    5 out of 5

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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    5 out of 5

    2 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    5 out of 5

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    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    Under 10 minutes

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    Experience with Dr. Knox

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    5 out of 5

    2 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    5 out of 5

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    How well provider listens and answers questions

    5 out of 5

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    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Knox accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?*

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    • MVP Health Care
    • POMCO Group
    • Principal Life
    • Qualchoice
    • Tricare
    • UnitedHealthCare
    • Universal American
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    Office Locations

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    Eye Group
    3000 Rogers Ave
    Fort Smith, AR 72901
    (479) 782-8892 (Office)
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    At Your Appointment

    What to Ask Your Doctor About Dry Eyes

    A Closer Look at Cataracts

    In most cases, you most likely will not experience any symptoms until the cataract is advanced.
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