Biography


Dr. Donald Knotts specializes in the field of Internal Medicine. He works exclusively with adult patients on medical conditions such as diabetes, pneumonia, arthritis, heart disease, etc.

When necessary, Dr. Knotts works closely with subspecialists like cardiologists, gastroenterologists, oncologists, etc. to help his patients get the best and most advanced care possible. He has been in practice for over 36 years in Castro Valley.

Dr. Knotts believes that the exams, lab tests, and diagnostic tests help to make the diagnosis and administer the treatment, but we cannot forget the bigger picture, that being the relief of suffering, in its many forms.

Professional Summary


Professional Education
  • Medical Education: St Louis University School of Medicine (1974) MO
  • Board Certification: American Board of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine (1978)
  • Residency: St Louis University Hospital (1977) MO
  • Internship: St Louis University Hospital (1974) MO

Practice Locations


ValleyCare Physicians Associates at 1133 E. Stanley Blvd, Suite 203 Livermore, CA
Livermore, CA

1133 E. Stanley Blvd, Suite 203

Livermore , CA 94550

(925) 373-4541

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Patient Ratings

(208 Ratings)

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4.8/5

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4.8/5
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4.8/5
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Patient Reviews

(33 reviews)

Dr. Knotts explained things in a way I could understand and went above and beyond by recommending a book, an application, and a blood pressure monitor. He is easy to understand, polite and respectful. I never felt rushed and thought he was very thorough.
Since using Stanford Health Care as my provider has exceeded my expectations and am very happy I have made the right decision. Dr. Knotts and his staff are amazing.
Dr. Knotts is great
Dr. Knotts and Judy are exceptional care providers.
Dr. Knotts took his time and answered all my questions / concerns.
I've been with Dr. Knotts for a long time and the rapport has always been very good.
this was the most thorough exam experience I have had in this office. dr Knotts was very professional and heard my concerns and treated me
good
Great treatment.
He is a good doctor that cares, also staff is caring and friendly, Judy is a good nurse.
I can't say that I really had a bad experience with Dr. Knotts but I may be not the standard patient that can be medically treated like the average patient. I never had a new issue with my knee in the past so I was not exactly prepared to ask a lot of questions.
always the best of care between Judy and Dr. Knox. They are the best.
Excellent.
The Doctor is genuinely concerned about his patients and does not rush through the visit.
Dr. Knotts has been my doctor for over 20 years and has taken excellent care of me he's easy to talk to you he is genuinely concerned about my health and his knowledge of internal medicine is amazing!
Love this doctor. Hope to see him again. Very easy to talk to.
I am very confident in Dr. Knotts and his approach to my needs.
excellent medical care
Wonderful; attentive; clear communicator; sensitive to bad experiences w/other providers in selecting referral professionals.
Doesn't seem hurried - efficient.
Dr. Knotts & Judy are excellent! The entire staff is caring & considerate.
Judy and Dr. Knotts are great
I've been with my care provider for a long time. We have an excellent rapport.
Dr. Knotts is an empathetic and very patient doctor. I always feel very good about my office visits.
Yes i will recommend the care of provider to some of my friends & relative.
Good.
Service are great.
Always a good experience. My doctor is very easy to talk with.
Top of the line
Did not act as if he was in a hurry to get out of the room to get to his next patient.
over all good
I was so pleased with my visit with my doctor, he was so helpful in solving ALL my health problems.
good

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