Dr. Alexander Knijnikov, DO

Dr. Alexander Knijnikov, DO

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Dr. Alexander Knijnikov, DO is a general surgery specialist in Woodbury, NJ and has been practicing for 8 years. He graduated from New York College of Osteopathic Medicine / New York Institute of Technology in 2010 and specializes in general surgery, bariatric surgery, and more.Read his story

17 W Red Bank Ave Ste 203

Woodbury, NJ 08096

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Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
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more than 20% of peers
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more than 5% of peers
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
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more than 5% of peers

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Dr. Knijnikov's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Knijnikov "Dr. Alexander Knijnikov is the director of the bariatric surgery program at Inspira Medical Center Woodbury. He specializes in all aspects of minimally invasive general surgery with an emphasis on bariatric (weight-loss) and robotic surgery. We're pleased that Dr. Knijnikov has joined the Inspira Medical Group General and Vascular Surgery practice of David J. Lynch, M.D., Timothy S. Pilla, M.D., and Elaine Y. Cheng, M.D. Dr. Knijnikov is available to see patients at both the Woodbury and Glassboro office locations. Dr. Knijnikov is a graduate of the New York College of Osteopathic Medicine and completed his residency at Flushing Hospital in New YorkCity. His fellowship was completed at NYU Winthrop Hospital on LongIsland, where he trained under some of the most prestigious pioneers in bariatric and robotic surgery. He is board-eligible in General Surgery and is an active member of the American Society of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery, American College of Surgeons, American College of Osteopathic Surgeons, American Osteopathic Association and Clinical Robotic Surgery Association. Dr. Knijnikov has a passion for battling obesity along with the related medical conditions while helping patients through the Inspira multi-disciplinary bariatric program. He currently offers both laparoscopic androbotic assisted roux-en-y gastric bypass, sleeve gastrectomy, and LapBand. Dr. Knijnikov firmly embraces robotic technology and the multitude of benefits it offers his patients. He offers robotic-assisted surgeries such as single incision cholecystectomies and minimally invasive hernia repairs."
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This content was provided by Dr. Knijnikov "Being there throughout the patient's entire journey, specifically in weight loss surgery.

Dr. Knijnikov will be there for your entire journey with monthly follow up until your weight loss goals are reached."

4  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Bariatric Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Robotic Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Knijnikov does not have any board certifications listed.

16  Conditions Treated

20  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • New York Medical College (Brooklyn & Queens)
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • New York College of Osteopathic Medicine / New York Institute of Technology
    Medical School | Graduated 2010
  • Flushing Hospital Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Winthrop - University Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Russian

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I highly recommend Dr. Knijnikov for surgery. He’s extremely informative during the entire process. He made me feel 100% comfortable with the surgery I had to have done. Dr. K and his staff are available to answer any questions you may have during the entire process. Post surgery he’s been amazing...Read More
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Debbie in West Deptford , NJ – Jun 29, 2018
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Had an inflamed gallbladder removed via laparoscopic surgery by Dr. Knijnikov. This was an unscheduled procedure and he put me at ease with his attention to my situation. He was very informative and attentive before and after the surgery. The procedure was explained and all questions were...Read More
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E Ollett in Pittsgrove, NJ – Mar 25, 2018
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Had an emergency appendectomy, he took me right out of the ER about 10 minutes after test results. Feel great, took great care of me!
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Daniel Pacheco jr in Franklin Park, IL – Jun 17, 2017
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We have had a wonderful experience with the Dr. K and his facility. Everyone is very kind and friendly and wait time was minimal. He was able to do same day surgery on my daughter and we are very grateful for everything that he has done for us!!
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Stephanie in Chicago, IL – Apr 29, 2017
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It was very smooth and professional.
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Maurice Brown in Maywood, IL – Mar 17, 2017
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