Dr. James Knoetgen III, MD

Dr. James Knoetgen III, MD

Plastic Surgery  |  
Male  |  
50 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. James Knoetgen III, MD is a plastic surgery doctor who practices in Fresno, CA. He is 50 years old and has been practicing for 24 years.

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Dr. Knoetgen III's Experience

Dr. Knoetgen III's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Plastic Surgery
  • Board certified in General Surgery and Plastic Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Knoetgen III "Dr Knoetgen is a Board Certified Plastic Surgeon with over 13 years of experience. Dr Knoetgen specializes in Cosmetic Breast Surgery and Body Contouring. He is a member of the ASPS, American Society of Plastic Surgeons and the ASAPS, American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, the two most prestigious plastic surgery societies."


  • Plastic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada
  • Plastic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Plastic Surgery*

Conditions Treated

  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Burn Injuries
  • Gigantomastia


  • Abdominoplasty
  • Body Contouring (After Weight Loss Surgery)
  • Botox® Injection
  • Breast Augmentation
  • Breast Lift Surgery
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Reduction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Captique™ Injection
  • Collagen Injection
  • Cosmetic Surgical Procedure
  • Hair Removal
  • Hylaform Injection
  • Liposuction
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Restylane® Injections
  • Skin Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • Mayo Grad School Med/Mayo Fndn
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • St Luke's Roosevelt Hsp Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Patient's Choice Award, 2011
  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition, 2011
Media & Publications

Dr. Knoetgen III has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Knoetgen III's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Knoetgen III to family and friends
based on 22 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Knoetgen III's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers Questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
in Fresno, Ca |
I'm only 3 weeks post op TT and I'm already loving it. I absolutely adore Dr. Knoegten and his staff. He is funny, attentive and so knowledgeable. I couldn't have picked a better doctor. Everyone is helpful and so caring. I can not say enough about the professionalism in this practice. Thanks Dr. K & Staff!!!
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Hospitals where Dr. Knoetgen III has admitting privileges

Mercy Hospitals
2215 Truxtun Ave
Bakersfield, CA 93301
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