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Dr. Scott McKnight, MD

Colon & Rectal Surgery ·  Male · Age 40

Dr. McKnight

Dr. Scott McKnight, MD is a colon & rectal surgery specialist in Katy, TX and has been practicing for 6 years. He graduated from University Of Texas Medical School At San Antonio in 2005 and specializes in colon & rectal surgery.


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(713) 486-4730

Dr. McKnight accepts the following insurance:

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Cigna
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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Texas
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. McKnight's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Anal Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. McKnight treats Anal Disorders more than 98% of his peers

Dr. McKnight treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. McKnight performs Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal more than 92% of his peers

Dr. McKnight performs this procedure more than 92% of his peers

Colorectal Cancer
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. McKnight treats Colorectal Cancer more than 92% of his peers

Dr. McKnight treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Distal Colorectal Cancer
  • Familial Colorectal Cancer
  • Hamartomatous Colorectal Cancer
  • MSI-H Colorectal Cancer
  • MSI-L Colorectal Cancer
  • MSS Colorectal Cancer
  • Nonpolyposis Colorectal Cancer, Familial
  • Rectal Cancer
  • Sporadic Colorectal Cancer

Dr. McKnight's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal Fistula
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anal Prolapse
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Appendix Cancer
  • Colectomy
  • Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • da Vinci® Colectomy
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • Diverticulitis
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Fecal Incontinence
  • Fistula Repair
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy With Robotic Assistance
  • Gastroenterologic Cancer (Colon, Stomach, Esophageal, Liver)
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Hemicolectomy
  • Hemorrhoid Treatment
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incontinence Surgery
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Laparoscopic Abdominoperineal Resection of the Rectum With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Colectomy
  • Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Perirectal Abscess
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Proctosigmoidopexy With Robotic Assistance
  • Prolapse Treatment
  • Pruritus Ani
  • Rectal Cancer
  • Rectal Prolapse
  • Rectovaginal Fistula
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Transendoscopic Stent Placement
  • Ulcerative Colitis

About Me

Care Philosophy

Patients should be treated like we, healthcare professionals, would want to be treated. No complaint or problem will be minimized. All questions will be addressed. Patients will be cared for in a timely and efficient manner. Colon and rectal problems...

Specialties

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery

Education

2013
University Of Texas Health Science Center At Houston
Fellowship Hospital
2010
University Of Alabama At Birmingham
Residency Hospital
2006
University Of Alabama At Birmingham
Internship Hospital
2005
University Of Texas Medical School At San Antonio
Medical School
2001
Wake Forest University
Undergraduate School
2013
2010
2006
2005
2001

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. McKnight's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. McKnight

4.7

Based on 52 reviews

5 Stars
90.38461538461539%
(47)
4 Stars
3.8461538461538463%
(2)
3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
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1 Star
5.769230769230769%
(3)

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Dr. McKnight is one of few surgeons in my 50 years of being an RN that is personable, listens to you and takes his time. I have colon cancer and following surgery and pathology testing he had to break the news that the expected Stage 1 that it had looked like, was in fact Stage 3. Dr. McKnight took...Read More
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My 86 year-old Grandma was recently referred to Dr. McKnight after a colon cancer diagnosis. We asked her oncologist for the best colon surgeon and we got it! Dr. McKnight and his staff made time on the schedule for Grandma, and within a couple of weeks she had surgery. The surgery went great, and...Read More
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After researching colon surgeons, I chose Dr. McKnight and was not disappointed. He did an excellent job and my colon surgery went very well. I healed quickly with very minimal scars due to his skill, excellent technique, and use of technology. I was definitely nervous about having a section of my...Read More
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Dr, McKnight performed a colon resection on me. Before the surgery, he explained the procedure and possible outcomes. It has been 4 months since the surgery and I am doing well.
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I was a very sick man when I first met Scott McKnight suffering from both complicated diverticulitis and a colovesical fistula. Surgery would be needed but could not be performed immediately as my gut was too infected and inflamed. Two weeks of IV antibiotics were required before surgery could be...Read More
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