Robert Knego MD — Trusted Neurosurgeon

Sarasota, FL — Robert Knego MD is being recognized by Continental Who’s Who as a Trusted Neurosurgeon for his outstanding achievements in the field of medicine and his professional excellence at Neurosurgery and Spine Specialists.

Since 1995, Neurosurgery and Spine Specialists has provided state-of-the-art neurosurgical care to residents of Sarasota and the surrounding areas. The dedicated physicians demonstrate the highest standard of compassion, professionalism, and ethics. They specialize in and treat Tumors (Glioma, Glioblastoma, Brain Metastasis, etc.); Hydrocephalus and Related Conditions (Venticuloperitoneal Shunt, Endoscopic Brain Surgery, Spontaneous Intracranial Hypotension, etc.); Cerebrovascular Diseases (Aneurysms and Subarachnoid Hemorrhage, Dural AV Fistula, etc.); Spine Conditions (Spinal Stenosis, Spinal Cord Injury, Subluxation and Dislocation, etc); and more.

Having led an impressive medical career for 26 years, Dr. Robert Knego is a highly trained neurosurgeon specializing in degenerative spinal disorders and deformities, as well as brain and spinal tumors. He has devoted the past 21 years to providing the best possible care at Neurosurgery and Spine Specialists in Sarasota, Florida. Licensed to practice in Florida and Texas, Dr. Knego is affiliated with Sarasota Memorial Hospital, Doctors Hospital of Sarasota, Cape Surgery and Doctors Same-Day Surgery. He brings valuable leadership experience as Chief of Surgery at Sarasota Memorial, where he was instrumental in creating the Neuroscience department at Sarasota Memorial. In addition to his surgical role, Dr. Knego is a clinical assistant professor at the University of Florida.

Among his academic achievements, Dr. Knego received his Doctor of Medicine degree in 1988 from the University of Florida College of Medicine in Gainesville, where he also completed his Post-Doctoral training in neurological surgery. Dr. Knego is board certified by the American Board of Neurological Surgery and licensed to practice in both Florida and Texas.

Remaining abreast of the latest advancements in his field, Dr. Knego is a member of the American Association of Neurological Surgeons, the North American Spine Society, the Congress of Neurological Surgeons, and the Florida State Medical Society. He also serves on the Professional Advisory Board of the Cancer Support Community.

A family man, Dr. Knego is married to his wife, a published author, and has six kids ranging in age from 13 to 24. He and his family enjoy fishing, weight lifting, cooking, and playing basketball. He also enjoys reading, skiing, and traveling.

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