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Specializes in Neurology • Male • Age 65

130 Independence Cir Ste 5
Chico, CA 95973
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Oroville Hospital
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Oroville, CA 95966

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130 Independence Cir Ste 5
Chico, CA 95973
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    Dr. McKnight Jr.'s Experience

    Specialties

    • Neurology
    • Internal Medicine

    Board Certifications

    • Internal Medicine
    • Neurology
    • Neurophysiology
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    • Disability Evaluation
    • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
    • Electrodiagnostic Medicine Procedure
    • EMG (Electromyography)
    • Neurological Testing
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    • Ataxia
    • Bell's Palsy
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
    • Cerebral Palsy
    • Cerebrovascular Disease
    • Concussion
    • Convulsions
    • Dementia
    • Dystonia
    • Epilepsy
    • Essential Tremor
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Headache
    • Insomnia
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Low Back Pain
    • Migraine
    • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
    • Myelopathy
    • Myoclonus
    • Narcolepsy and Cataplexy
    • Optic Neuritis
    • Parkinson's Disease
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
    • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Restless Leg Syndrome
    • Sleep Apnea
    • Spinal Stenosis
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    • Stroke
    • Syncope
    • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
    • Tremor
    • Trigeminal Neuralgia
    • Vertigo
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    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for California.
    • 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

    Des Moines University College Of Osteopathic Medicine
    Graduated in 1975

    Internship Hospital

    Usaf Medical Center-Wright Patterson
    Complete in 1976

    Residency Hospital

    Brooke Army Medical Center
    Complete in 1979
    St Josephs Hospital
    Complete in 1984
    Wilford Hall Usaf Medical Center
    Complete in 1981

    Undergraduate Schools

    College Of Letters and Science & Undergraduate School Of Public Health-Ucla
    Graduated in 1971

    Other Education

    Graduate School Of Public Health-Ucla
    Complete in 1972
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. McKnight Jr. & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. McKnight Jr.'s Hospital Quality

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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    KAWAZU TAIJI MD
    130 Independence Cir Ste 5
    Chico, CA 95973
    (530) 896-0260 (Office)
    (530) 896-0287 (Fax)
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