Benjamin Knox, M.D.

Benjamin Knox, M.D.

Specialties:

Back, Neck, Spine

Patient Reviews

5
Verified Patient Rating: 5 (4 patient reviews and ratings)
“Dr. Knox was excellent to work with. I'm very thankful to have been treated by him. Even though the epidural injection was excruciatingly painful, I am forever grateful that Dr. Knox recommended that as my first treatment. After one injection, I was...”
– Andrea J.
5

Dr. Benjamin Knox was born in Baltimore, Maryland, and received his undergraduate degree from Dartmouth College. He obtained his medical degree at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and completed his orthopedic residency at the University of Pittsburgh. He then concluded his training with a fellowship in orthopedic spine surgery at the Carolinas Medical Center in Charlotte, North Carolina.

Dr. Knox limits his practice to orthopedic surgery and surgery of the spine, with special emphasis on conditions of the lumbar spine (lower back) and cervical spine (neck). He is board-certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery and a member of the North American Spine Society.

Dr. Knox and his wife, Lisa, have two daughters, Abigail and Alexandra. In his spare time, he enjoys tennis, golf, and the bluegrass banjo as well as skiing and woodworking.

Medical School

  • Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD

Internship

  • General Surgery, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD

Residency

  • Orthopedic Surgery, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA

Fellowship

  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, NC

Board Certification

  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Affiliation

  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Fellow
  • North American Spine Society
“Very thorough. I felt he showed concern not only about my back but my total pain. He communicated with the other doctors in the orthopedic group attending to my hip and knee pain. This is so important to my recovery. I am grateful to Appalachian Orthopaedic Associates for their diligence and professionalism.”
– Rose S.
Patient Rating:
5