Dr. Alan Knapp MD
Internal Medicine Physicians — Englewood, FLContact Dr. Knapp
Dr. Alan Knapp specializes in internal medicine, ophthalmology in Englewood, Florida. Details of Dr. Knapp's 32 years experience as an MD, his hospital affiliation and education at University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey are available on your free doctor report.
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1500 Placida Rd
Englewood, FL 34223
Board Certification, Specialty and Expertise
Dr. Alan Knapp identified specializing in
Internal MedicineInternal Medicine
A personal physician who provides long term, comprehensive care in the office and the hospital, managing both common and complex illness of adolescents, adults, and the elderly. Internists are trained in the diagnosis and treatment of cancer, infections, and diseases affecting the heart, blood, kidneys, joints, and digestive, respiratory and vascular systems. They are also trained in the essentials of primary care internal medicine which incorporates an understanding of disease prevention, wellness, substance abuse, mental health, and effective treatment of common problems of the eyes, ear, skin, nervous system, and reproductive organs. and OphthalmologyOphthalmology
An ophthalmologist has the knowledge and professional skills needed to provide comprehensive eye and vision care. Ophthalmologists are medically trained to diagnose, monitor, and medically or surgically treat all ocular and visual disorders. This includes problems affecting the eye and its component structures, the eyelids, the orbit and the visual pathways. In so doing, an ophthalmologist prescribes vision services, including glasses and contact lenses. No Sub Specialty.. He is certified in Ophthalmology.
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Dr. Knapp is affiliated with 1 hospital:
Englewood Community Hospital
700 Medical Blvd
LicenseDr. Alan Knapp has been confirmed to have a license in Florida
EducationDr. Knapp attended medical school at University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and graduated in 1981 having 32 years experience. Additional Ophthalmology training was conducted at Bronx Municipal Hospital Center.
While there is no proven correlation between the quality of one's educational institution and the quality of one's professional competence, it is often an indicator. Medical schools have various levels of selectivity (some are harder to get into than others), and both the quality of their clinical training and level of research are measured. Additional medical training in both residency and fellowships and the facilities they are conducted at also provide a history of the doctors' level of training and experience.
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