Robert Knego, MD

Specializes in Brain Tumors, Cortical Mapping and Radiosurgery


ROBERT KNEGO, MDDr. Knego specializes in both spinal and intracranial surgery. His intracranial pursuits include brain tumors, cortical mapping, epilepsy, and radiosurgery.



  • Board Certified in Neurological Surgery
  • Education: Bachelor of Science Interdisciplinary Medical Sciences, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL
  • Doctor of Medicine, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL
  • Residency: Neurological Surgery, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL
  • Certification: Board Certified, American Board of Neurological Surgery
  • Memberships: American Association of Neurological Surgeons, Congress of Neurological Surgeons, Florida Medical Association, Sarasota County Medical Society (Board of Governors 2008; President 2009-2010), Florida Center for Brain Tumor Research (Scientific Advisory Council Member) and Society for Neuro-oncology.

Dr. Knego's spinal repertoire ranges from minimally invasive to complex spinal reconstruction. He runs the neurologic tumor board at Sarasota Memorial Hospital and has created an alliance with the University of Florida Brain Tumor program. He lectures and teaches in neurosurgical topics at both the local and international level. Recently, he was recognized with a gubernatorial appointment to the Scientific Advisory Council of the Florida Center for Brain Tumor Research. He is a partner at Neurosurgery and Spine Specialists in Sarasota, FL.

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