Houston Methodist. Leading Medicine.
Houston Methodist. Leading Medicine

TMHPO Department of Surgery

Richard Knight, M.D., FACS

Clinic Information

6550 Fannin Street, SM1601
Smith Tower, 16th Floor
Houston, Texas 77030

Clinic Phone:  713- 441-5141
Clinic Fax:      713-790-6470

Surgical Director, Kidney and Pancreas Transplantation
Professor of Surgery, Weill Cornell Medical College

  • General Surgery
  • Kidney Transplant
  • Pancrease Transplant
  • Surgical Treatment of Diabetes
  • Gastroenterology Fellowship - Scripps Clinic
  • Internal Medicine Residency - Baylor College of Medicine
  • Hepatology Fellowship - University of Florence
  • Medical Degree - University of Florence, M.D., 1989

Professional Activity

  • International Liver Transplantation Society
  • American Gastroenterology Association
  • American College of Physicians
  • Texas Medical Association
  • Texas Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy

Research Interests

  • Member of the Scripps Clinic Liver Consortium
  • Vaccinations in solid organ transplant recipients
  • Medical complications of liver transplantation