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Colin Knight, MD  

Accepting New Patients?

Yes, Dr. Colin G. Knight is accepting new patients at this office.


3901 Beaubien Street, Detroit, MI 48201

Office Details

Doctor Specialty General Surgery
Accepting New Patients? Yes
Practice Specialty General Surgery
Languages Spoken English

Insurance Accepted  

  • Medicare

About Dr. Knight
Dr. Knight


Dr. Knight practiced at Nicklaus Children's Hospital in Miami, Florida for over ten years. He's now working at Kendall Regional Medical Center and has an academic appointment as a Clinical Assistant Professor at the Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine at Florida International University. Dr. Knight dedicated to pediatric care. a. He began his higher education at Yale University, earning his BS in Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry in 1991. He continued without pause, heading south to the University of Virginia to obtain his MD in 1995. After a surgical internship, also at the University of Virginia, Dr. Knight went on to serve on active duty in the United States Air Force as a Flight Surgeon for 4 years. When he left active duty in 2000, Dr. Knight continued his training in General Surgery at Allegheny General Hospital. While a surgery resident, he devoted a year to ground-breaking research in applications of surgical robots to pediatric surgery. In particular, he investigated using surgical robots for fetal surgery and microsurgery. After finishing his surgical residency, he specialized in Pediatric Surgery with training at the Children's Hospital of Michigan. He earned his initial board certifications in surgery in 2006 and in pediatric surgery in 2008. Dr. Knight brought his experience from the Air Force and his training as a Pediatric Surgeon at to the team at the Nicklaus Children's Hospital in 2007. As a committed educator with a faculty appointment at the Florida International University Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine at Florida International University, he trains the doctors of tomorrow.  Dr. Knight recently accepted the position of Pediatric Surgeon at Kendall Regional Medical Center. Dr. Knight is an unparalleled expert in his field. Dedicated to higher education, Dr. Knight is a published author with an extensive bibliography. He was a routine presenter for the Nicklaus Children's Hospital's General Pediatric Review and Self-Assessment and is an instructor trainer for Advanced Trauma Life Support courses in South Florida. Dr. Knight specializes in the surgical care of newborns, toddlers, children, and adolescents. 


Conditions Treated 

  • Surgical problems in children

Services & Procedures

  • Surgery of Adolescents
  • Surgery of Children
  • Surgery of Newborns

Education & Training  

Medical School


  • Allegheny General Hospital
    Residency in General Surgery • 2000 - 2005


  • Children's Hospital of MichiganDetroit, Michigan
    Fellowship in Pediatric Surgery • 2005 - 2007

Hospital Affiliations

  • Kendall Regional Medical Center
  • Nicklaus Children's Hospital

Languages Spoken  

  • English

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