Dr. Robert Knego, MD

Dr. Robert Knego, MD

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Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
55 y/o
(15)

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Dr. Robert Knego, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Sarasota, FL. He specializes in neurosurgery.

Neurosurgery & Spine Specialists, LLC

5831 Bee Ridge Rd Ste 100

Sarasota, FL 34233
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Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Spine Deformities
very high
more than 97% of peers
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
very high
more than 94% of peers
Spinal Fusion
very high
more than 94% of peers

Dr. Knego'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Knego "Neurosurgery and Spine Specialists (NASS) is committed to providing medical services of the highest caliber, with the greatest degree of professionalism and ethics, exceeding the expectations of patients, families, and communites served."

1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

63  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Tumor
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Injuries
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Kyphosis
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Meningitis
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteoporosis
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors
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32  Procedures

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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

  • University of Florida
    Medical School | Graduated
  • University of Florida
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University of Florida
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Knego has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Knego's Reviews

3.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Knego to family and friends
15 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

  • 5
    (11)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Knego's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

I was new to the area and needed to transfer my care. Dr. Knego came very highly recommended. He performed a very thorough exam, reviewed my records and test results, and gave me his opinion of my condition and his recommendations in a concise and easy to understand manner. He spent a surprisingly...more
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I have trusted Dr.Knego to do all of my neurosurgeries. He never let's me down. I have a better quality of life and I would recommend him to my dearest of family and friends. He's the best in the area by far!!!
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It's been a number of years since my surgery for a neuro-stimulator implant, but I remember Dr Knego as one of the most kind and competent Doctor I've ever had.
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I waited over 45 minutes just to meet Dr.Knego. I I was scheduled for surgery the following day, but only met with his assistant twice. When I said something about the person driving me having an appointment in half an hour I was told I had to wait 15 minutes. His scheduler then came out and stated...more
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