Dr. Knox is a hand surgeon with over 10 years of experience. He earned his medical degree from Rutgers and went on to complete his residency in plastic and reconstructive surgery at the same institution. He then completed an orthopedic fellowship in hand and microvascular surgery at the Indiana Hand to Shoulder Center, one of the most prestigious hand surgery fellowship programs in the world.
Dr. Knox uses the most current techniques to provide care for the entire spectrum of hand and wrist conditions and has extensive experience in general and advanced reconstructive surgery. He is highly skilled in the treatment of both common and complex hand and wrist conditions, including carpal and cubital tunnel syndromes, thumb arthritis, repetitive use and work-related injuries, and traumatic injuries of the upper extremity. Dr. Knox stays well-versed in new techniques, such as targeted muscle reinnervation to treat phantom limb pain in patients following limb amputation.
When he is not working Dr. Knox enjoys cooking, sports, being outdoors, studying Stoic philosophy, traveling, but most importantly, spending time with his wife and children. He also believes in the importance of serving the greater good and has been involved with surgical mission trips to Bangladesh, Nicaragua, Bolivia and Kenya.
“Allowing patients to get back to what they love to do, whether it’s their work or a passionate hobby – that’s the whole point of what we do in hand surgery. From me, patients can expect individualized attention to their specific needs, education on all options option of care, both surgical and non-surgical, my availability along the entire course of treatment, with clearly defined expectations about outcomes and timelines.”
Languages Spoken: English, Spanish
Medical School: Rutgers, New Jersey Medical School – Newark, NJ
Residency: Rutgers, New Jersey Medical School – Newark, NJ
Fellowship: Indiana Hand to Shoulder Center – Indianapolis, IN
Member – American Society for Surgery of the Hand
Member – American Society of Reconstructive Microsurgery
What does the OSMS advantage mean for our patients? It means that you can expect state-of-the-art diagnostic equipment and experienced, compassionate care. Because we’re doctor-owned, we are able to treat our patients exactly how we’d want to be treated – like family.