Dr. Fredrick Knight, MD

Dr. Fredrick Knight, MD

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Vascular Surgery  ·  
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63 y/o
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Dr. Fredrick Knight, MD is a vascular surgery specialist in Shreveport, LA and has been practicing for 38 years. He specializes in vascular surgery.Read his story

WK Vascular Surgical Associates

2751 Albert L Bicknell Dr Ste 5A

Shreveport, LA 71103
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Lifecare
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • ChoiceCare Network
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Humana
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan
  • NovaSys Health

Background Check

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Dr. Knight's Top Procedures and Conditions

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

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Knight treats Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD) more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Knight treats this condition more than 95% 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
Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Knight performs Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Knight performs this procedure more than 91% of his peers

Atherosclerosis of Aorta
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Knight treats Atherosclerosis of Aorta more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Knight treats this condition more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Knight's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair
Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Aneurysm
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
Aortic-Iliac Occlusive Disease
Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
Atherosclerosis
Atherosclerosis of Aorta
Brachial Plexus Palsy
Carotid Artery Disease
Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
Carotid Surgery
Carotid Ultrasound
Congenital Heart Defects
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
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
Endovascular Repair of Visceral Aorta
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Laparotomy
Lower Extremity Arterial and Vascular Disease
Lung Surgery
Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
Mesenteric Artery Disease
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
Peripheral Arterial Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
Peripheral Artery Bypass
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Popliteal Aneurysm
Port Placements or Replacements
Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
Secondary Hypertension
Stroke Surgery
Subclavian Artery Disease
Thoracic Outlet Syndrome
Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
Thrombosis
Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
Varicose Veins
Vascular Disease
Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
Venous Compression
Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
Venous Insufficiency

About Me

Biography

"A native of Shreveport, Dr. Knight received his undergraduate education at Duke University, returning to Shreveport to attend LSU School of Medicine here. He initially trained and became certified in general surgery and then completed a vascular fel...

Specialties

  • Vascular Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • Baylor University Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital
  • Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center
    Residency Hospital
  • Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center
    Internship Hospital
  • 1980
    La State Univ Sch Of Med In Shreveport
    Medical School
    1980

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Average Wait Time
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Dr. Knight's Performance
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My latest existentialistic observation just popped in my head when considering what remarks to post about my vascular surgeon, Dr. Fred Knight, and it is as follows: When people work in a capacity of helping people, their goodness really does come out. Dr. Knight is a class act and his most...Read More
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Locations

WK Vascular Surgical Associates

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(318) 212-6688
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  • Hours
    • Mon: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
American Lifecare
Beech Street (Multiplan)
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Advantage
Blue Card PPO
ChoiceCare Network
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
Medicaid
Medicare
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
NovaSys Health
Office of Group Benefits
PPO Plus
Private HealthCare Systems
Railroad Medicare
Tricare
TriCare for Life
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
USA Managed Care Organization

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WK Bossier Health Center

Bossier City, LA