Dr. Evan Knaus, DO

Dr. Evan Knaus, DO

Sports Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 42
Dr. Evan Knaus, DO is a sports medicine specialist in Albuquerque, NM and has been practicing for 11 years. He graduated from Chicago College Of Osteopathic Med in 2003 and specializes in sports medicine and sports physical medicine & rehabilitation.Read his story

201 Cedar St SE Ste 6600

Albuquerque, NM 87106

Contact Information

(505) 724-4300

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Mexico
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan
  • Presbyterian Health Plan

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Dr. Knaus' Experience

Dr. Knaus' experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Sports Medicine
  • Board certified in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation and Sports Medicine
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Knaus' bio

This content was provided by Dr. Knaus "Dr Evan Knaus is a board-certified physiatrist whose practice focuses on non-operative treatments of musculoskeletal and spine problems. He uses his expertise to improve the level of function and quality of life for each patient and firmly believes that patient education plays a key role in the healing process. Dr. Knaus has always held a strong interest in anatomy and biomechanics of the human body. This, along with his desire to help people and personal philosophies, have led him to joining the team of professionals at New Mexico Spine. Amongst honors he received throughout his educational career, Dr. Knaus was awarded McPherson and President's scholarships while at Colorado State University, where he graduated summa cum laude with a Bachelors of Science degree in Microbiology. Dr. Knaus grew up in southern Colorado, where he was an Eagle Scout and developed a keen interest in the outdoors. He and his wife have been enchanted by of New Mexico, as evidenced by his passion for capturing the beauty by taking numerous photographs of the landscape. They also enjoy a variety of outdoor activities, such as hiking, camping and snowboarding."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Knaus "Our mission is to improve the quality of life of our community by offering the highest-level orthopaedic care in New Mexico.  We recognize that every patient has a unique situation for which we provide exceptional care and treatment that is as individualized as they are.

We believe that the best orthopaedic care is obtained through the relationship and collaboration of patients, physicians, and staff."

2  Specialties

  • Sports Medicine
  • Sports Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

2  Board Certifications

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*
  • Sports Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*

38  Conditions Treated

  • Arthritis
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Upper Back Pain
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7  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for New Mexico.

0 Sanctions

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.


  • Colorado State Hosp
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Chicago College Of Osteopathic Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2003
  • Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Northwestern Memorial Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2007
  • Washington University, St Louis
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Knaus has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Knaus' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Knaus to family and friends
9 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

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Dr. Knaus' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Dr. Knause has been treating me for approximately 3 years. He is very astute and knowledgeable. I couldn't ask for a better Orthopedic doctor. I have shopped around looking for someone in his field that I can trust and feel comfortable with to give me the proper diagnosis as well as treatment. He...more
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Dr. Knaus quite possibly the best bedside manner of any physician I've seen in my over 50 years of doctors appointments. He is attentive and thorough. He carefully weighs out the best course of action for my care. I never feel rushed by him. He has even taken interest in mental health therapies...more
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