James R. Knochel, DDS


Dr. James R. Knochel has lived in Tucson for most his life. He comes from a family filled with dentists and medical professionals. His father, Dr. Richard Knochel, practiced general dentistry in Tucson for 30 years. Patients appreciate Dr. Knochel’s commitment towards periodontal excellence, as well as his continued education about new technology and surgical procedures. Dr. Knochel is also a member of the following associations:

He has a unique gift of making patients feel comfortable and relaxed during their treatment. At our office, we are empathetic toward the questions and concerns our patients have about their complex dental challenges.

In addition to being passionate about treating his patients and completing their cases, Dr. Knochel is an avid outdoorsman. He has ridden and packed his mules through the Grand Canyon as well as many other wilderness areas of the southwest. He and his wife Lynn have been married for 43 years. He and Lynn have three handsome grandsons who they enjoy visiting on a regular basis.