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Dr. John Knaus, DO

Gynecologic Oncology ·  Male · Age 69

Dr. Knaus

Dr. John Knaus, DO is a gynecologic oncology specialist in Morton Grove, IL and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from Kansas City Univ Of Medicine Bioscience College Of Osteopathic Medicine in 1976 and specializes in gynecologic oncology and obstetrics.


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(847) 663-1030

Dr. Knaus accepts the following insurance:

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Illinois
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Knaus' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Knaus treats Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Knaus treats this condition more than 91% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Atrophic Vaginitis
  • Bacterial Vaginosis
Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Knaus treats Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Knaus treats this condition more than 90% of his peers

Atrophic Vaginitis
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Knaus treats Atrophic Vaginitis more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Knaus treats this condition more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Knaus' conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Hysterectomy
  • Abdominal Mass Biopsy
  • Adenocarcinoma
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • All Lymphoma
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Angiosarcoma of the Breast
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
  • Atrophic Vaginitis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bacterial Sepsis
  • Bacterial Vaginosis
  • Bartholin's Cyst
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Basal Type Breast Cancer
  • Biopsy
  • Biopsy of Affected Tissue
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Cancer Recurrence
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Pain
  • Cancer
  • Cancer Counseling
  • Carcinoma in Situ
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Cervical Dysplasia
  • Cervical Polyps
  • Cervicitis
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Choriocarcinoma
  • Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colposcopy
  • Destruction or Excision of Lesion of Cervix (incl. LEEP)
  • Destruction or Excision of Vaginal Lesions
  • Ductal Carcinoma in Situ
  • Endometrial Biopsy
  • Endometrial Cancer
  • Endometriosis
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Excision of Cervix
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Excisional Biopsy
  • Fallopian Tube Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Glassy Cell Carcinoma
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
  • Hemorrhoids
  • HPV (Human Papillomavirus)
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hysterectomy
  • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Hysterectomy, Robotic-Assisted
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Inflammatory Breast Cancer
  • Invasive Breast Cancer
  • Invasive Ductal Carcinoma
  • Laparotomy
  • Leiomyoma
  • Lobular Carcinoma in Situ (LCIS)
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
  • Menopause
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Metastatic Breast Cancer
  • Metastatic Cancer
  • Multiple Myeloma
  • Myomectomy - Open and-or Laparoscopic
  • Nodular Lymphoma
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Noninflammatory Cervical Disorders
  • Operative Hysteroscopy
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Ovarian Cysts
  • Ovarian Epithelial Cancer
  • Pap Smear Abnormalities
  • Perimenopause
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Pre-Invasive Breast Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Secretory Breast Carcinoma
  • Sentinel Node Biopsy
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Skin Cancer
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Mass Biopsy
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Supracervical Hysterectomy
  • Surgical Biopsy
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Thrombosis
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Ultrasound-Guided Biopsy
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Uterine Fibroids
  • Uterine Prolapse
  • Vaginal Cancer
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Vaginectomy
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vulvar Biopsy
  • Vulvar Cancer
  • Vulvectomy
  • X-Ray Guided Biopsy

About Me

Care Philosophy

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.

Specialties

  • Gynecologic Oncology
  • Obstetrics

Board Certifications

  • Gynecological Oncology
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology

Education

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

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Top 250 Doctors for Women - Chicago Magazine, Jan 2011

Dr. Knaus' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Knaus

4.4

Based on 17 reviews

5 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
5.882352941176471%
(1)
1 Star
11.764705882352942%
(2)

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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...Read More
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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...Read More
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Saved my moms life, thank you.
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