Dr. Robert Knowling, MD

Dr. Robert Knowling, MD

Cosmetic & Reconstructive Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 58
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Dr. Robert Knowling, MD is a cosmetic & reconstructive surgery specialist in Huntsville, AL and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from University of Alabama At Birmingham in 1987 and specializes in cosmetic & reconstructive surgery, craniofacial surgery, and more.

4011 Balmoral Dr SW

Huntsville, AL 35801

Contact Information

(256) 881-4212

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Golden Rule
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Humana
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Wound Repair
very high
more than 99% of peers
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
very high
more than 98% of peers
Skin Grafts
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Knowling ""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.""

10  Specialties

  • Cosmetic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Breast Reconstruction Surgery
  • Cosmetic Surgery
  • Craniofacial Surgery
  • Facial Cosmetic Surgery
  • Facial Plastic Surgery
  • Pediatric Plastic Surgery
  • Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery-Head & Neck

2  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • Plastic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Plastic Surgery*

27  Conditions Treated

  • Adult Acne
  • Age Spots
  • Benign Tumor
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Ptosis
  • Burn Injuries
  • Cancer
  • Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
  • Chalazion
  • Cosmetic Conditions
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Gigantomastia
  • Glaucoma
  • Gynecomastia
  • Migraine
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Second-Degree Burns
  • Skin Aging
  • Skin Cancer
  • Spider Veins
  • Stretch Marks
  • Sun-Damaged Skin
  • Third-Degree Burns
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Wrinkles

30  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Breast Augmentation
  • Breast Lift Surgery
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Reduction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Canthoplasty and Canthopexy
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Facelift
  • Facial Reconstruction
  • Hair Removal
  • Lip, Excision or Resection
  • Microdermabrasion
  • Mommy Makeover
  • Neck Lift
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Paracentesis
  • Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Skin Grafts
  • Wound Repair
  • Wrinkle Removal

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Alabama.

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 Alabama in Huntsville
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1982
  • University of Alabama At Birmingham
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Bapt Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Bapt Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Vanderbilt University Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1994

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Knowling has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Knowling's Reviews

4.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Knowling to family and friends
31 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (31)

  • 5
    (22)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Knowling's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

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...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...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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We are so happy that you are pleased with the outcome of your surgery. Please let us know if we can ever help you in the future.

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My first visit with Dr. Knowling. I could not have asked for it to have been any better. All issues were addressed and staff was 100 percent courteous, informative and friendly.
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