Dr. John Knaus, DO

Gynecologic Oncology  |  
Male  |  
Age 68
(16)
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Dr. John Knaus, DO
Dr. John Knaus, DO is a gynecologic oncology doctor who practices in Morton Grove, IL. He is 68 years old and has been practicing for 41 years. Dr. Knaus is affiliated with Presence Saint Francis Hospital.

5747 Dempster St Ste 100

Morton Grove, IL 60053

Contact Information

(847) 663-1030

Dr. John Knaus, DO

Dr. John Knaus, DO

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Golden Rule
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Principal Financial Group
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
very high
more than 98% of peers
Atrophic Vaginitis
very high
more than 96% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Knaus "As a board certified Gynecologic Oncologist, I am dedicated to providing compassionate, individualized care to my patients based on the latest advancements in womens healthcare. My approach to each patient is a holistic one, providing extensive discussion regarding all treatment options. I have a particular interest and expertise in breast cancer care."

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Specialties

  • Gynecologic Oncology
  • Obstetrics
2

Board Certifications

  • Gynecological Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Adenocarcinoma
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • All Lymphoma
  • Angiosarcoma of the Breast
  • Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
  • Atrophic Vaginitis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bacterial Sepsis
  • Bacterial Vaginosis
  • Bartholin's Cyst
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Basal Type Breast Cancer
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Cancer Recurrence
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Carcinoma in Situ
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Cervical Dysplasia
  • Cervical Polyps
  • Cervicitis
  • Choriocarcinoma
  • Ductal Carcinoma in Situ
  • Endometrial Cancer
  • Endometriosis
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Fallopian Tube Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Glassy Cell Carcinoma
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • HPV (Human Papillomavirus)
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Inflammatory Breast Cancer
  • Invasive Breast Cancer
  • Invasive Ductal Carcinoma
  • Leiomyoma
  • Lobular Carcinoma in Situ (LCIS)
  • Malignant Breast Tumor
  • Mastodynia
  • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
  • Menopause
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Metastatic Breast Cancer
  • Metastatic Cancer
  • Nodular Lymphoma
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Noninflammatory Cervical Disorders
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Ovarian Cysts
  • Ovarian Epithelial Cancer
  • Pap Smear Abnormalities
  • Perimenopause
  • Pre-Invasive Breast Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Secretory Breast Carcinoma
  • Skin Cancer
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Thrombosis
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Uterine Fibroids
  • Uterine Prolapse
  • Vaginal Cancer
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vulvar Cancer

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Procedures

  • Abdominal Hysterectomy
  • Abdominal Mass Biopsy
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Biopsy
  • Biopsy of Affected Tissue
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Cancer Counseling
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Colposcopy
  • Destruction or Excision of Lesion of Cervix (incl. LEEP)
  • Destruction or Excision of Vaginal Lesions
  • Endometrial Biopsy
  • Excision of Cervix
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Excisional Biopsy
  • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
  • Hysterectomy
  • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Hysterectomy, Robotic-Assisted
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Laparotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Myomectomy - Open and-or Laparoscopic
  • Operative Hysteroscopy
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sentinel Node Biopsy
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Soft Tissue Mass Biopsy
  • Supracervical Hysterectomy
  • Surgical Biopsy
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Ultrasound-Guided Biopsy
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Vaginectomy
  • Vulvar Biopsy
  • Vulvectomy
  • X-Ray Guided Biopsy

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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

  • Rockhurst College, Kansas City, Mo.
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1969
  • Kansas City Univ Of Medicine Bioscience College Of Osteopathic Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1976
  • Northwest Genl Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1977
  • Saint Francis Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Loyola University Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Top 250 Doctors for Women - Chicago Magazine, Jan 2011
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
4.3
based on 16 total reviews (3 with comments)
Dr. Knaus' Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (3)
in Toledo, OH |
I trust this Dr. very much. He is innovative and not stuck in old ways of treating breast cancer. He really keeps up to date on all new research that comes out and can truly analyze it to help one make the best decisions of care. He is compassionate, caring, professional and competent. He is the best!
in Skokie, IL |
Excellent doctor great man. His behavior and involvement with patient is just like a family member. He is the best doctor and and person I have ever seen in USA .when I was going to his clinic I wAs so much scarred of his big name but when I met him I found him a very humble person he is very down to earth and the main thing.i felt my dad is around me thanks father. Love u n thanks u so very much ??????????
in Chicago,IL |
Saved my moms life, thank you.
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Dr. Knaus accepts 15 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna POS
    Aetna PPO
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois POS
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Golden Rule
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Principal Financial Group
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Knaus has admitting privileges

Presence Saint Francis Hospital
355 Ridge Ave
Evanston, IL 60202
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