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Dr. Robert Knowling, MD

Cosmetic & Reconstructive Surgery ·  Male · Age 58

Dr. Knowling

Dr. Robert Knowling, MD is a cosmetic & reconstructive surgery specialist in Huntsville, AL and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from University Of Alabama At Birmingham in 1987 and specializes in cosmetic & reconstructive surgery, craniofacial surgery, and more.


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(256) 881-4212

Dr. Knowling accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Advantage
Advantage 6350
Aenta HealthFund CDHP and Value Plan Most of Idaho Basic
Aetna EPO
Aetna HealthFund CDHP
Aetna HealthFund HDHP
Aetna HMO
Aetna POS
Aetna PPO
Aetna Savings Plus of AZ
Choice
Choice Open Access POS
Choice POS
Choice POS II
Choice PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Coventry Health Care
Golden Rule
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
Humana
Medicare
Blue Choice 65
Medicare Advantage PFFS
Medicare Advantage PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Tricare
TriCare for Life
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Dr. Knowling's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Wound Repair
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Knowling performs Wound Repair more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Knowling performs this procedure more than 100% of his peers

Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Knowling performs Excision of Benign Skin Lesion more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Knowling performs this procedure more than 97% of his peers

Skin Grafts
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Knowling performs Skin Grafts more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Knowling performs this procedure more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Knowling's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominoplasty
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Adult Acne
  • Age Spots
  • Benign Tumor
  • Birthmark
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Breast Augmentation
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Lift Surgery
  • Breast Ptosis
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Reduction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Burn Injuries
  • Cancer
  • Canthoplasty and Canthopexy
  • Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
  • Cosmetic Conditions
  • Cosmetic Facial Surgery
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Facelift
  • Facial Reconstruction
  • Gigantomastia
  • Glaucoma
  • Gynecomastia
  • Hair Removal
  • Hidradenitis
  • Lip, Excision or Resection
  • Liposuction
  • Microdermabrasion
  • Migraine
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Mommy Makeover
  • Neck Lift
  • Nipple Reconstruction
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Paracentesis
  • Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
  • Second-Degree Burns
  • Skin Aging
  • Skin and Tissue Reduction
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Excision for Hidradenitis
  • Skin Grafts
  • Spider Veins
  • Still's Disease
  • Stretch Marks
  • Sun-Damaged Skin
  • Third-Degree Burns
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Wound Repair
  • Wrinkle Removal
  • Wrinkles

About Me

Care Philosophy

"I think what sets us apart is the personal attention we give our patients. You should feel comfortable with your doctor. I know my patients expect it and deserve it."

Specialties

  • Cosmetic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Breast Reconstruction Surgery
  • Cosmetic Surgery
  • Craniofacial Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery

Education

1994
Vanderbilt University Med Center
Fellowship Hospital
1992
Bapt Med Center
Residency Hospital
1988
Bapt Med Center
Internship Hospital
1987
University Of Alabama At Birmingham
Medical School
1982
University Of Alabama In Huntsville
Undergraduate School
1994
1992
1988
1987
1982

Awards

Dr. Knowling's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Knowling

4.1

Based on 33 reviews

5 Stars
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(24)
4 Stars
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(1)
3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
6.0606060606060606%
(2)
1 Star
18.181818181818183%
(6)

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I am very pleased with the results of my abdominoplasty. The staff and Dr Knowling have been amazing!! I would recommend using Dr. Knowling for your cosmetic procedure. Hands down the best!
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Dr. Knowling and his staff provided excellent care from the first consultation through to recovery. I am from Huntsville, although now living out of the country, when it came time to choose a surgeon for my procedures, there was no other choice for me other than Dr. Knowling and his staff. I was...Read More
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Dr. Knowling was everything I could ask for in a doctor! I'm so happy with my results and would 10/10 reccomend him to anyone! Comfortable environment with great staff and most importantly a trustworthy caring doctor!
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So glad that I chose Dr. Knowling and his staff for my cosmetic procedures! Everyone in his office was so pleasant and helpful during each visit. I never waited more than 5 minutes even though his office was busy. I am so happy with the results I recieved with my abdominoplasty and breast...Read More
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Dr. Knowling did a breast reduction and tummy tuck on me. The scars are healing beautifully. His staff was very friendly. Very satisfied! Would recommend him to all my friends and family.
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