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Dr. Thomas Knecht, MD - San Luis Obispo, CA - Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
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Dr. Thomas Knecht, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

(805) 349-8972

Central Coast Endocrinology

1250 Peach St Ste H San Luis Obispo , CA 93401

Get to Know Dr. Thomas Knecht, MD

Accepting Patients
Yes

Languages
English
Spanish

Gender
Male

Experience
28 Years

Care Philosophy

Endocrinology is a cognitive specialty; the only tools I use are my brain and my pen (well, my keyboard...electronic medical records and e-prescribing!). I try to take the time I deem necessary to think about the problems patients bring to me. This means bucking a system that tries to make doctors practice medicine like preparing a fast food hamburger - takes almost no time, but you get almost no quality. Be prepared for a longer visit with me than you are used to with typical physicians. I take the time to explain disease mechanisms, diagnoses, treatment, and monitoring, and to answer questions. The best informed patient tends to be the most involved in her/his own disease management, and ergo the happiest and healthiest.

Education

Dr. Thomas Knecht, MD's Experience

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

Internal Medicine

Procedures Performed

Conditions Treated

Awards and Recognitions

Dr. Thomas Knecht, MD's Locations

Accepting New Patients

Offices

Central Coast Endocrinology

1250 Peach St Ste H, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401

(805) 349-8972 Fax: (805) 266-7440

Central Coast Endocrinology

911 Oak Park Blvd Ste 105, Pismo Beach, CA 93449

(805) 349-8972 Fax: (805) 773-3120

Central Coast Endocrinology

116 S Palisade Dr Ste 301, Santa Maria, CA 93454

(805) 349-8972 Fax: (805) 346-2644

Affiliated Hospitals

Marian Regional Medical Center

1400 E Church St, Santa Maria, CA 93454

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