Dr. Michael Knutson, DDS

Dr. Michael Knutson, DDS

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Oral Surgery  |  
Male  |  
34 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Michael Knutson joined Westlake Oral & Plastic Surgery in 2017. His training included obtaining doctoral degrees in both dentistry and medicine from Loma Linda University in Southern California. In addition to Oral & Maxillofacial surgery, his training included formal anesthesia training as well as completion of a year of general surgery at Loma Linda University Medical Center. Dr. Knutson offers our patients full scope Oral & Maxillofacial surgery. His interests include anesthesia, oral reconstruction with dental implants, advanced bone grafting techniques, sinus lift procedures, removal of wisdom teeth, and surgical correction of skeletal deformities of the jaws. He is proficient in orthognathic surgery as well as reconstructive surgery for treatment of oral pathology and facial trauma. In training Dr. Knutson completed both his undergraduate and graduate training with honors. He received multiple distinctions and awards for excellence in academia and patient care. He has participated with, and is a member of several professional associations including the American Dental Association, American Medical Association, California Dental Association, and American Association of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons. Dr. Knutson is thrilled to be staying in Southern California (where he grew up) with his wife and two children. He is committed to maintaining a standard of excellence in the community in the practice of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery.

Westlake Oral Surgery

911 Hampshire Rd Ste 4

Westlake Village, CA 91361
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Accepted insurance

  • Delta Dental
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Practice Areas

  • Oral Surgery
  • Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
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Conditions Treated

  • Cleft Lip and Palate
  • Dental Bone Loss
  • Dental Disorders
  • Dental Injury
  • Dental Trauma
  • Facial Trauma
  • Jaw Fracture
  • Jaw Irregularities
  • Jaw Misalignment Leading to TMJ
  • TMJ
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Procedures

  • Bone Grafting
  • Cleft Lip and Palate Repair
  • Complex Tooth Extraction
  • Corrective Jaw Surgery
  • Dental Implant
  • Extraction of Wisdom Tooth
  • IV Sedation
  • Impacted Tooth Removal
  • MDI Mini Dental Implant
  • Oral Conscious Sedation
  • Oral Sedation
  • Oral Surgical Procedures
  • Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
  • Platelet-Rich Plasma Injection (PRP)
  • Simple Tooth Extractions
  • Temporomandibular Joint (TMJ) Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • Loma Linda University
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Loma Linda Mc
    Residency Hospital | Completed

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Knutson accepts 2 insurance carriers
  • Delta Dental
    Delta Dental PPO
    Delta Dental Premier
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare

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