Dr. Robert Knitzer, MD

Rheumatology  |  
Male  |  
Age 66
(5)
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Dr. Robert Knitzer, MD
Dr. Robert Knitzer, MD is a rheumatology doctor who practices in Olney, MD. He is 66 years old and has been practicing for 32 years. Dr. Knitzer is affiliated with Medstar Montgomery Medical Center.

3416 Olandwood Ct Ste 204

Olney, MD 20832

Contact Information

(301) 774-1797

Dr. Robert Knitzer, MD

Dr. Robert Knitzer, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Guardian
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellPoint

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Arthritis
very high
more than 97% of peers
Gout
very high
more than 93% of peers
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
more than 93% of peers

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Specialties

  • Rheumatology
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Board Certifications

Dr. Knitzer does not have any board certifications listed.

66

Conditions Treated

  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Behçet's Disease
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dermatomyositis
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Lyme Disease
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
  • Polymyositis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Reiter's Syndrome (Reactive Arthritis)
  • Rheumatic Diseases
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Tendonitis
  • Trigger Finger
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis

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Procedures

  • Arthrocentesis
  • Bursa Injection
  • IV Therapy
  • Injection Therapy
  • Injection of Tendon
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Injection
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Soft Tissue Injections
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Maryland.

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

  • Franklin & Marshall College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University Of Arkansas College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Univ Of Mass Mc
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Univ Of Mass Mc
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989
  • University Of Maryland Medical System
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Knitzer has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Knitzer has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Knitzer's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Knitzer to family and friends
4.0
based on 5 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Knitzer's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
in Frederick, MD |
Dr. Knitzer really doesn't believe in fibromyalgia and wasn't willing to help. I lost my career and my home due to this illness but didn't have a rheumatologist on my side. Thankfully I was approved for disability even though Dr. Knitzer was of no help.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Knitzer accepts 11 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Choice Advantage
    Blue Choice Network POS
    Blue Preferred PPO
    CareFirst Maryland POS
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Guardian
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare
  • WellPoint

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Hospitals where Dr. Knitzer has admitting privileges

Medstar Montgomery Medical Center
18101 Prince Philip Dr
Olney, MD 20832
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