Dr. Michael Knapp, DO

Neuromusculoskeletal MedicineMaleAge 67

Dr. Knapp
Accepting new patients

Michael G Knapp DO

601 S Schifferdecker Ave Joplin, MO 64801

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(417) 781-1929

Dr. Michael Knapp, DO is a Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine Specialist in Joplin, MO and has over 41 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from At Still University Health Sciences/Kirksville College Of Osteopathic Medicine medical school in 1980. He is affiliated with medical facilities Freeman Hospital West and Mercy Hospital Joplin. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Knapp to book an appointment.

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Dr. Knapp's conditions and procedures:

  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Arthritis
  • Ataxia
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Confusion
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Herniated Disc
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myelopathy
  • Postherpetic Neuralgia
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)

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(417) 781-1929

Dr. Knapp accepts the following insurance:

Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Alliance (Select Network)-MO
Alliance-MO EPO
Balanced Blue Access-MO
Balanced Blue Preferred-MO
Blue Access Choice (St Louis) (Select Network)-MO
Blue Access Choice - S-MO
Blue Access Choice-MO
Blue Access-MO
Blue Preferred (Blue Preferred / Small Grp)-MO
Blue Preferred (Select Network)-MO POS
Blue Preferred Network-MO
Blue Preferred Options-MO
Blue Preferred Plus-MO POS
Blue Preferred-MO HMO
Blue Traditional-MO
Bronze Blue Access Choice Plus-MO
Bronze Blue Access Choice-MO
Bronze Blue Access Plus-MO
Bronze Blue Access-MO
Bronze Blue Preferred Plus-MO
Bronze Blue Preferred-MO
Gold Blue Access Choice Plus-MO
Gold Blue Access Choice-MO
Gold Blue Access Plus-MO
Gold Blue Access-MO
Gold Blue Preferred Options-MO
Gold Blue Preferred Plus-MO
Gold Blue Preferred-MO
Lumenos plans (Blue Access)-MO
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
Preferred-Care Blue (KC) (Select Network)-MO
Silver Blue Access Choice Plus-MO
Silver Blue Access Choice-MO
Silver Blue Access Plus-MO
Silver Blue Access-MO
Silver Blue Preferred Options-MO
Silver Blue Preferred-MO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Preferred Plus POS
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
HealthLink PPO
Choice Care PPO
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About Me


Dr. Michael Knapp, DO is a Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine Specialist in Joplin, MO and has over 41 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated...Read more


  • Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine
  • Osteopathic Manipulative Therapy

Board Certifications

  • Family Practice/OMT
  • Family Practice/OMT


At Still University Health Sciences/Kirksville College Of Osteopathic Medicine
Medical School


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What are Dr. Michael Knapp, DO's top areas of care?

Dr. Knapp frequently treats Postherpetic Neuralgia, Arthritis, and Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear). See all procedures and conditions Dr. Knapp treats.

Where is Dr. Michael Knapp, DO's office located?

Dr. Knapp's office is located at 601 S Schifferdecker Ave, Joplin, MO 64801. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Michael G Knapp DO601 S Schifferdecker Ave Joplin, MO 64801

Affiliated Hospitals

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Freeman Hospital West

Joplin, MO

70% Patient experience rating, 1% higher than the national average

Mercy Hospital Joplin

Joplin, MO

78% Patient experience rating, 9% higher than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019, 2018)