Dr. Charles Knight Jr., MD

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Dr. Charles Knight Jr., MD

General Surgery | Male

1455 E Bert Kouns Industrial Loop, Shreveport, LA 71105 Get Directions
(318) 798-4691

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Dr. Knight Jr. specializes in General Surgery and practices in Shreveport, LA. He practices at 1 location.

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  • Fellowship Hospital
  • Undergraduate School
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      • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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      • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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      Specialties

      • General Surgery
      • Vascular Surgery

      Board Certifications

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      • General Surgery
      • Vascular Surgery

      Conditions Treated

      • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
      • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
      • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
      • Aneurysm
      • Aortic Aneurysm
      • Aortic Dissection
      • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
      • Atherosclerosis
      • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
      • Brachial Plexus Palsy
      • Breast Cancer
      • Carotid Artery Disease
      • Congenital Heart Defects
      • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
      • Gastrointestinal Diseases
      • Heart Disease
      • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
      • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
      • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
      • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
      • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
      • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
      • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
      • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
      • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
      • Secondary Hypertension
      • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
      • Thrombosis
      • Thyroid Disease
      • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
      • Varicose Veins
      • Vascular Disease
      • Vein Diseases
      • Venous Compression
      • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
      • Venous Insufficiency

      Procedures Performed

      • Angioplasty With Stent Placement
      • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
      • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
      • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
      • Carotid Artery Stent Placement
      • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
      • Carotid Ultrasound
      • Dialysis Access Procedures
      • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
      • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
      • Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
      • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
      • Gastrointestinal Surgery
      • Heart Surgery
      • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
      • Laparotomy
      • Lung Surgery
      • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
      • Peripheral Artery Bypass
      • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
      • Peripheral Vascular Surgical Procedures
      • Port Placements or Replacements
      • Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
      • Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
      • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
      • Thyroid Biopsy
      • Varicose Vein Procedure
      • Varicose Vein Surgery
      • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
      • Vascular Procedure
      • Vascular Stenting
      • Vascular Surgical Procedure
      • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

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        Sanctions

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        Board Actions

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      Education

      • Medical School
        Vanderbilt University School Of Medicine

        Graduated in 1979

      • Internship Hospital
        Mayo Clinic Rochester

        Completed in 1980

      • Residency Hospital
        Mayo Clinic Rochester

        Completed in 1984

      • Fellowship Hospital
        Mayo Clinic Rochester

        Completed in 1985

      Awards & Recognition

      • Awards & Honors
        • Healthgrades Honor Roll
        • Surgery Resident Teacher of the Year Mayo Clinic, 1983-1984
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      Languages Spoken

      • English
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      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in General Surgery
      • Board certified in General Surgery and Vascular Surgery
      • Malpractice claims in Louisiana not available
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Knight Jr.'s Office & Staff

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      Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
      10 – 15 minutes

      Experience with Dr. Knight Jr.

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      How well provider explains medical condition(s)
      How well provider listens and answers questions
      Spends appropriate amount of time with patients