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Dr. Robert Knego, MD

Neurosurgery*
3.9 (22)
Map Pin Small Sarasota, FL
Accepting new patients
39 years of experience

Offers telehealth

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Overview of Dr. Robert Knego, MD

Dr. Robert Knego, MD is a Neurosurgery Specialist in Sarasota, FL. They specialize in Neurosurgery, has 39 years of experience, and is board certified in Neurosurgery. They graduated from Stanley Medical College and is affiliated with HCA Florida Sarasota Doctors Hospital. Dr. Knego, completed a residency at University of Arkansas. Patients rated Dr. Knego an average 3.9 star rating.

Dr. Knego works at Neurosurgery & Spine Specialists, LLC in Sarasota, FL. They frequently treat conditions like Spinal Stenosis, Spine Deformities and Thoracic Stenosis along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Blue Cross Blue Shield and UnitedHealthCare as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

Dr. Knego's Office Locations

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    Neurosurgery & Spine Specialists, LLC
    5831 Bee Ridge Rd Ste 100, Sarasota, FL 34233 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions
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Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Thoracic Stenosis
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Cervical Stenosis
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Back Pain
Broken Neck
Degenerative Disc Disease
Herniated Disc
Hydrocephalus
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Myelopathy
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Osteoarthritis of Spine
Radiculopathy
Scoliosis
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Stenosis with Neurogenic Claudication
Spondylolisthesis
Thoracic Radiculopathy
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Traumatic Brain Injury
Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)
Brain Surgery
Destruction of Brain Tumor
Herniated Disc Surgery
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulation
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Cord Stimulator Implant
Spinal Fusion
Benign Neoplasm of Brain
Bone Cancer
Brain Abscess
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Cancer
Cancer of Cerebral Meninges
Cauda Equina Syndrome
Cerebral Edema
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Spinal Cord Injury
Chiari Malformation Type 1
Chiari's Deformity
Chordoma
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Communicating Hydrocephalus
Compressed Spinal Cord
Cranial Trauma
Epilepsy
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Hypothalamus Cancer
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Intracerebral Hemorrhage
Lumbar Spinal Cord Injury
Meningiomas
Myelomalacia
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Obstructive Hydrocephalus
Osteosarcoma
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pituitary Tumor
Spinal Cord Tumor
Stroke
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Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Syringomyelia
Tethered Cord Syndrome
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thoracolumbar Radiculopathy
Traumatic Cerebral Edema
Upper Back Pain
Vertebral Column Tumors
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Deep Brain Stimulation
Disc Replacement
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Neurostimulator Implantation
Reconstruction for Craniosynostosis
Skull Base Surgery
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spine Fracture Treatment
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    3.9
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    Specialties*
    • Neurosurgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 39 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    Gender
    • Male
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    NPI Number
    • 1265512685
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • University of Arkansas
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • University of Arkansas
    Residency
    Internship
    • Stanley Medical College
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • Stanley Medical College
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Neurosurgery
    Board Certifications
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    Hospital Affiliations

    • HCA Florida Sarasota Doctors Hospital

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    Dr. Robert Knego, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Knego is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Knego has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Knego works at Neurosurgery & Spine Specialists, LLC in Sarasota, FL. View the full address on Dr. Knego’s profile.

    Dr. Knego has seen patients for Spinal Stenosis, Spine Deformities and Thoracic Stenosis, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Knego on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    22 patients have reviewed Dr. Knego. The overall rating for this provider is 3.9. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Knego.

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