Dr. James Knost, MD

Dr. James Knost, MD

Hematology  ·  
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Age 68
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Dr. James Knost, MD is a hematology specialist in Peoria, IL and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from Louisiana State Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans in 1974 and specializes in hematology, oncology, and more.

8940 N Wood Sage Rd

Peoria, IL 61615

Contact Information

(309) 243-3000

Insurance Accepted

  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • HealthLink

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Top Care Areas

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

Secondary Malignancies
very high
more than 99% of peers
Cancer
very high
more than 99% of peers
Neuroendocrine Tumors
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Knost'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.

3  Specialties

  • Hematology
  • Medical Oncology
  • Oncology

2  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Medical Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

94  Conditions Treated

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

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 Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans
    Medical School | Graduated 1974
  • Vand Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1975
  • Vanderbilt University Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Vanderbilt University Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1980

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Knost has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Knost's Reviews

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Knost to family and friends
6 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

  • 5
    (5)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Knost's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

As an RN, I hold physicians to a very high standard and tend to be overly critical, however I have nothing but the highest regard for Dr. Knost. He was not only competent but extremely kind. My brother was his patient and I would be totally comfortable having him as my doctor should I have the...more
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