Meet Dr. Jay Knudsen

Dr. Jay M. Knudsen, Doctor of Dental Surgery, is a graduate of the University of Detroit Mercy, School of Dentistry, where he received the American Association of Pediatric Dentistry Predoctoral Award. He is also the recipient of a Masters Degree in Molecular and Cellular Biology from the University Of New Haven in Connecticut. Following graduation from dental school, He completed a yearlong hospital based dental residency program at Sacred Heart Hospital in Allentown, Pennsylvania. He was trained using the most modern techniques and materials in order to provide innovative and comprehensive treatment plans for his patients. This residency program provided a setting in which he excelled in implementing cutting edge modalities as well as progressive preventive maintenance programs. Dr. Knudsen has incorporated his contemporary techniques with Great East Dental’s state-of-the-art equipment, providing an unforgettable experience – the Ultimate in Technology – the Ultimate in Care and Caring.

Since joining the team at Great East Dental, Dr. Knudsen has diligently pursued continuing education certifications in the newest technology dentistry has to offer, including dental implants and sedation dentistry.

Dr. Knudsen is also a member of various nationally and  internationally recognized professional organizations:

American Dental Association

International Congress of Oral Implantologists

Maine Dental Association

York County Dental Society (former President)

Biddeford Community Dental (volunteer)

When he isn’t on the sidelines at one of his sons’ soccer games or tennis matches, Dr. Knudsen enjoys spending his time outdoors with his wife, Erica, and their two sons, Logan and Tegler.