Dr. Charles Knight Jr, MD

Dr. Charles Knight Jr, MD

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Age 65
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Dr. Charles Knight Jr, MD is a general surgery specialist in Shreveport, LA and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from Vanderbilt University School Of Medicine in 1979 and specializes in general surgery, vascular surgery, and more.

1455 E Bert Kouns Industrial Loop

Shreveport, LA 71105

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Knight Jr's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Knight Jr treats Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD) more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Knight Jr treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Atherosclerosis
  • Autoimmune Atherosclerosis
  • Buerger's Disease
  • Carotid Atherosclerosis
  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2
  • Coronary Atherosclerosis
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
Atherosclerosis of Aorta
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Knight Jr treats Atherosclerosis of Aorta more than 84% of his peers

Dr. Knight Jr treats this condition more than 84% of his peers

Atherosclerosis
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Knight Jr treats Atherosclerosis more than 82% of his peers

Dr. Knight Jr treats this condition more than 82% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Autoimmune Atherosclerosis
  • Carotid Atherosclerosis
  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2
  • Coronary Atherosclerosis
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease

Dr. Knight Jr's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Aneurysm
Angioplasty With Stent Placement
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
Atherosclerosis
Atherosclerosis of Aorta
Breast Cancer
Carotid Artery Disease
Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Congenital Heart Defects
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Dialysis Access Procedures
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gastrointestinal Surgery
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Laparotomy
Lung Surgery
Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
Peripheral Artery Bypass
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Peripheral Vascular Surgical Procedures
Port Placements or Replacements
Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
Thrombosis
Thyroid Biopsy
Thyroid Disease
Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
Varicose Vein Procedure
Varicose Vein Surgery
Varicose Veins
Vascular Disease
Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
Vascular Procedure
Vascular Stenting
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Vein Diseases
Venous Compression
Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
Venous Insufficiency

About Me

Biography

Dr. Charles Knight Jr, MD is a general surgery specialist in Shreveport, LA and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from Vanderbilt University School Of Medicine in 1979 and specializes in general surgery, vascular surgery, and more.

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Education

1985
Mayo Clinic Rochester
Fellowship Hospital
1984
Mayo Clinic Rochester
Residency Hospital
1980
Mayo Clinic Rochester
Internship Hospital
1979
Vanderbilt University School Of Medicine
Medical School
1985
1984
1980
1979

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Surgery Resident Teacher of the Year Mayo Clinic, 1983-1984

Dr. Knight Jr's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Knight Jr

3.5

Based on 12 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
8.333333333333334%
(1)
2 Stars
0%
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1 Star
33.333333333333336%
(4)

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Caring surgeon with wonderful bedside manner. Definitely goes above and beyond to care for his patients.
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Thanks for refusing to treat my son last wednesday! He was admitted to L S U and had emergecy surgery in the middle of the night Thursday. Was it that he had medicare and medicaid? Or you did not have the ability to do the surgery? I tend to think it was the money. Thanks alot.
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Have already referred him to a friend. He even made a house call!!!!! Who does THAT anymore?? Excellent doctor.
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Cigna HMO
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First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
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