Dr. Rebecca Knight is a board-certified general surgeon and a fellow of the American College of Surgeons. She does a broad range of general surgery procedures with a special interest in hernia repairs.
Born in Laramie, Wyoming, she moved to Colorado at a young age and grew up in Lakewood. She attended Lakewood High School and earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Biology with a focus on microbiology and a minor in fermentation sciences at The Colorado College on a Boettcher Scholarship. Dr. Knight received her medical degree from the University of Colorado School of Medicine and completed internship and residency at St. Joseph Hospital in Denver.
She is a past president of the Colorado Chapter of the American College of Surgeons and the Denver Academy of Surgery. She is a member of a variety of surgical societies including the Americas Hernia Society.
In her free time, Dr. Knight enjoys traveling, cooking and spending time with her husband and their 4 kids. She loves the Colorado Avalanche and is an avid fan of hockey fan as well as soccer and other sports. She is a co-founder of an education and literacy project in Belize, Central America which works to support students through high school and beyond. She is particularly passionate about elephants.
Dr. Knight sees patients at the Golden office of SSOC.
Surgical Specialists of Colorado
2010 – Present
Foothills Surgical Associates
2001 – 2010
General Surgery Residency
Exempla St. Joseph Hospital
1995 – 2007
University of Colorado School of Medicine
Doctor of Medicine
1995 – 2007
Colorado Springs, CO
Bachelor of Art in Biology
1986 – 1990
- Board Certified: American Board of Surgery: 2004
- State of Colorado Medical License: Issued 2000
- Fellow, American College of Surgeons
- Association of Women Surgeons
- Colorado Medical Society
- Southwestern Surgical Congress
- The American Society of Breast Surgeons
- Denver Academy of Surgery
- Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons
- American Society of General Surgeons