Fiorella Potesta-Knoll, DDS, MS

Dentist & Prosthodontist located in Marina, San Francisco, CA

About Dr. Potesta-Knoll

Dr. Fiorella Potesta-Knoll is a top-rated dentist and prosthodontist in the San Francisco, CA, region, offering patients a broad array of state-of-the-art treatment options to help them enjoy optimal oral health and function, including preventive, restorative, cosmetic and rehabilitative procedures. At her practice on Union Street in the heart of San Francisco, Dr. Potesta-Knoll uses the most advanced techniques to perform everything from routine dental exams and cleaning appointments to complex maxillofacial prosthetics procedures, including fillings, immediate dentures, and dental implants. The office is also equipped to handle emergency dental care, including toothaches and lost or broken tooth emergencies.

Dr. Potesta-Knoll has extensive experience treating patients of all ages and performing complex oral procedures, including rehabilitative and reconstructive procedures following trauma, cancer treatment, and surgery. Her special interests include removable and fixed prostheses, dental implant restorations, occlusal and TMJ disorders, and restoration of maxillofacial prostheses.

After receiving her dental degree, Dr. Potesta-Knoll completed a three-year residency in Advanced Prosthodontics and earned her Master’s degree in Implantology from The University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB), where she also completed a one-year fellowship program in Maxillofacial Prosthetics. Following her training and education, she joined the faculty in the UAB School of Dentistry Department of Prosthodontics. Before setting up her practice in California, Dr. Potesta-Knoll was on the staff of the prestigious MD Anderson Cancer Center in Orlando, Florida. In addition to her private practice, Dr. Potesta-Knoll is a clinical instructor at University of the Pacific Arthur Dugoni School of Dentistry in the Department of Removable Prosthodontics.

Dr. Potesta-Knoll is board-eligible for the American Board of Prosthodontics, and is a member of the American College of Prosthodontists, the American Dental Association, the International Academy of Maxillofacial Prosthetics, and the San Francisco Dental Society.

When not caring for her patients, Dr. Potesta-Knoll participates in medical mission trips and has taken part in trips to Mexico and the Dominican Republic, performing cleft palate surgeries and implant procedures. The mother of three children, Dr. Potesta-Knoll was born in Lima, Peru, and speaks both English and Spanish.

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Fiorella Potesta-Knoll, DDS, MS

Dr. Fiorella Potesta-Knoll is a top-rated dentist and prosthodontist in the San Francisco, CA, region, offering patients a broad array of state-of-the-art treatment options to help them enjoy optimal oral health and function, including preventive, restorative, cosmetic and rehabilitative procedures. At her practice on Union Street in the heart of San Francisco, Dr. Potesta-Knoll uses the most advanced techniques to perform everything from routine dental exams and cleaning appointments to complex maxillofacial prosthetics procedures, including fillings, immediate dentures, and dental implants. The office is also equipped to handle emergency dental care, including toothaches and lost or broken tooth emergencies.

Dr. Potesta-Knoll has extensive experience treating patients of all ages and performing complex oral procedures, including rehabilitative and reconstructive procedures following trauma, cancer treatment, and surgery. Her special interests include removable and fixed prostheses, dental implant restorations, occlusal and TMJ disorders, and restoration of maxillofacial prostheses.

After receiving her dental degree, Dr. Potesta-Knoll completed a three-year residency in Advanced Prosthodontics and earned her Master’s degree in Implantology from The University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB), where she also completed a one-year fellowship program in Maxillofacial Prosthetics. Following her training and education, she joined the faculty in the UAB School of Dentistry Department of Prosthodontics. Before setting up her practice in California, Dr. Potesta-Knoll was on the staff of the prestigious MD Anderson Cancer Center in Orlando, Florida. In addition to her private practice, Dr. Potesta-Knoll is a clinical instructor at University of the Pacific Arthur Dugoni School of Dentistry in the Department of Removable Prosthodontics.

Dr. Potesta-Knoll is board-eligible for the American Board of Prosthodontics, and is a member of the American College of Prosthodontists, the American Dental Association, the International Academy of Maxillofacial Prosthetics, and the San Francisco Dental Society.

When not caring for her patients, Dr. Potesta-Knoll participates in medical mission trips and has taken part in trips to Mexico and the Dominican Republic, performing cleft palate surgeries and implant procedures. The mother of three children, Dr. Potesta-Knoll was born in Lima, Peru, and speaks both English and Spanish.


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Words from our patients

  • "I've been a patient here for well over 20 years & I can't imagine having my dental care performed anywhere else. You could not be in better hands."

    Peter B.
  • "Outstanding service. Very professional operation & they treat patients very well. The office is beautiful and the dentists and staff are extremely competent and caring."

    Robert O.
  • "I had my teeth cleaned by Stephanie, as usual. She does an excellent job, both thorough as well as comfortable. She's a really nice person too!"

    Stephen P.
  • "As always, Dr. Potesta-Knoll's office was friendly, efficient and one of the best dentist offices in San Francisco."

    Marty C.
  • "Stephanie & Dr. Podesta were great as usual as were Erika & Ada. Always a professional & pleasant experience as going to the dentist can be."

    Norman C.
  • "Dr. Potesta, Karen, Sue, Bella, and the rest of the staff are excellent, thorough, and friendly. Great atmosphere, and they always treat me like a VIP!"

    Katherine M.
  • "Had my 3 wisdom teeth removed and let me tell you my experience was great as a first timer here. Very friendly staff with such great service with an amazing view..."

    Arvin M.
  • "Well versed in major treatments. Very good in her diagnosis and follow through. Excellent background in various dental procedures."

    Michael J.
  • "Amazing expertise and service! I needed help with a chipped tooth and felt like a new person after leaving. So happy with my experience."

    Amy L.
  • "Dr Potesta-Knoll knows what she is doing. I did not feel anything more than a pinch. Her staff is wonderful and helpful."

    Mark R.
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Fiorella Potesta-Knoll, DDS, MS
2001 Union Street
Suite #680
San Francisco, CA 94123