Chad J. Knaus, MD
Dr. Chad Knaus is a board-certified family medicine physician at Valley View’s Roaring Fork Family Practice. His education, training, and medical work have taken him to rural destinations around Colorado and the world, including Puerto Rico, Peru, and Guatemala. The last name may be familiar. Dr. Gary Knaus is the longstanding and much-beloved family physician at Roaring Fork Family Practice, and he is Chad’s father. In fact, the two job share in their roles as family medicine physicians.
Dr. Chad is bilingual in Spanish and English. He is well-versed in the full spectrum of rural family medicine, including emergency medicine, pediatrics and geriatrics. Dr. Chad credits his father as a role model. “He’s done nearly everything in family medicine and taken care of a wide variety of people,” says Chad. “His practice has included patients of all ages, and he draws on lots of different skills to take excellent care of people.”
Specialties: pediatric care (newborn and adolescent), adult care and geriatric care.
Dr. Knaus speaks English and Spanish