Dr. Silvia Knoploch, MD

Dr. Silvia Knoploch, MD

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 61
Dr. Silvia Knoploch, MD is a physical medicine & rehabilitation specialist in Norwalk, CT and has been practicing for 31 years. She graduated from Escola De Ciencias Medicas De Volta Redonda-Rio De Janeiro, Brazil in 1980 and specializes in physical medicine & rehabilitation and pain medicine.

698 West Ave

Norwalk, CT 06850

Contact Information

(203) 523-0100

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Connecticare
  • MultiPlan
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare

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very high
more than 92% of peers
Bone Disorders
more than 83% of peers
Knee Disorders
more than 82% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Knoploch "My approach is based on a wholistic view of each individual patient including their general health, psychosocial and nutritional status. Treatment modalities: rehabilitative therapies (such as PT/O, orthotics), nutritional counseling, mind-body medicine and medications when indicated. I also specialize in myofascial therapies. Our practice offers a wide range of treatments such as : trigger point, joint/tendons and hyaluronic injections."

2  Specialties

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • Pain Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*

68  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Arthritis
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Back Disorders
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Chronic Postoperative Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Hand Conditions
  • Headache
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Musculoskeletal Disorders
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Osgood Schlatter Disease
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Stress Fracture of Foot
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Upper Back Pain
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9  Procedures

Background Check

1 Malpractice Claim
  • Settlement : 10/5/2015
    Amount or Range: Average
    State: Connecticut
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.


  • Escola De Ciencias Medicas De Volta Redonda-Rio De Janeiro, Brazil
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • Faculty Of Sciences Med Fundacao Brasil
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • Norwalk Hospital Association
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Nyu Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Italian
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

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What People Say About Dr. Silvia Knoploch, MD
Very limited on availability however requires that you go every month or she will drop you. If you have a full time job or a job that requires travel then you should probably look elsewhere. Very controlling and rigid to the point where it is not in the best interest of the patient. Also, office...Read More
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Fairfield – May 12, 2017
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No compassion. Keep looking don't waste your time.
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Bronx, NY – Dec 13, 2016
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I have suffered with chronic, severe pain from Osteo Arthritis for years. I was having an extremely hard time finding a surgeon who would even consider bilateral double knee surgery on me (biggest concern was my age). Dr Knoploch not only made my life enjoyable again by treating my pain & keeping...Read More
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Shannon Lea in Norwalk, CT – Jul 31, 2016
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I was a patient of Dr. Knoploch's , approx. 4 yrs, while I lived in CT. My back pain was unbearable. I was told there was no cure and not procedure left to help me. I reached out to Dr. Knoploch, who put all her experience, time into my case and it didn't take her long to find a solution where I...Read More
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Maria M Gourlay in Greenwich, CT – Jun 22, 2016
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