Dr. G McKnight, MD

Dr. G McKnight, MD

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Age 55
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Dr. G McKnight, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Pensacola, FL and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from Louisiana State University School Of Medicine In Shreveport in 1986 and specializes in ophthalmology.Read his story

6190 N Davis Hwy

Pensacola, FL 32504

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. McKnight performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Cataract Removal Surgery
very high
more than 96% of peers
Cataract
very high
more than 96% of peers
Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
very high
more than 94% of peers

Dr. McKnight's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Dr. McKnight's bio

This content was provided by Dr. McKnight "Dr. G. T. McKnight is a board certified surgeon whose academic background includes fellowships at the University of Utah and the University of South Florida. Dr. McKnight's specialties include LASIK vision correction, cataract surgery and corneal transplants."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. McKnight "To provide our Community with complete state-of-the-art eye care, delivered with warmth, friendliness, and individual pride."

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

24  Conditions Treated

  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Dry Eyes
  • Eye Infections
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pterygium
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis

7  Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Cornea Transplant
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Sclera
  • Eye Surgery
  • Pterygium Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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.

Education

  • Louisiana State University School Of Medicine In Shreveport
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Lsu School Med
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • University South Fla College Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990
  • University South Fla College Med
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. McKnight has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. McKnight's Reviews

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. McKnight to family and friends
8 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
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  • 1
    (1)

Dr. McKnight's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

I am a physician and I had a very bad astigmatism with 20/200, 20/220 vision and was told during medical residency in around 2000 in San Antonio that I wouldn't likely ever be a candidate for LASER surgery. I saw Dr. McKnight in around 2003, he did the procedure, and I have had PERFECT...more
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Dr. McKnight was great at communication, listening and generally interested in my questions and concerns from a past cataract procedure somewhere else. The procedure was timely, painless and I left very satisfied with the experience.
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After waiting over an hour and a half we finally left without being seen. No explaination from staff which leads me to believe this is normal. If I am scheduled at 2:30 do not want to be seen after 4:00 as a new patient first impressions are horrible.
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