Dr. Toure Knighton was born in Ann Arbor, Michigan, and moved with his family to Arizona during his youth. He embarked on a career in professional baseball after being drafted by the Texas Rangers. Dr. Knighton attended Wayne State University School of Medicine in Detroit, MI. He completed a residency at the University of Texas Medical Branch where he served as a chief resident. He then received further training in a one-year accredited Pain Medicine fellowship at the University of Texas Medical Branch, while receiving additional training at the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center. Dr. Knighton is double board-certified in Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine and has been practicing in the Valley for the past 6 years. Dr. Knighton believes in providing his patients with quality care to encourage increased functionality in their daily lives while treating and managing painful conditions. He enjoys reading mystery novels and spending time with his wife and three children.
Wayne State University School of Medicine – medical school
University of Texas Medical Branch – residency – served as Chief resident/pain medicine fellowship
Double board-certified in Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine