Family Dentist | Lafayette, IN | Knop Family Dentistry | 765-269-7793

Great Smiles Do Great Things


Located in the heart of Lafayette, Knop Family Dentistry is designed to create a great experience with a "Hometown" feel.

DAK - Dr. David Knop

"DAK" is passionate about dental care and has created an environment that feels friendly and comfortable, from the office decor to his selection of staff members. He and his dental hygienists have over 10 years of experience working side by side. The entire staff offers friendly personalities to complete YOUR experience. Knop Family Dentistry is a local family owned practice. Dr. David (Dak) Knop Il graduated from Rossville High School in 1994 and completed his undergraduate work at Purdue University in 1998. Dr. Dak graduated from Indiana University School of Dentistry in 2002 with honors and with his Doctorate in Dental Surgery. He also went on to do a 1 year internship in oral surgery at Ohio State University. Dr. Dak has been practicing for over 10 years and brings his compassion for dentistry and his patients to his practice. He has been married since 2002 and has 3 beautiful children and resides in the Rossville area.

Jessica - hygienist

Jessica - Born and raised in Frankfort, IN. Jessica graduated in 2001 from the IU School of Dentistry. She joined Knop Family Dentistry in September of 2015. She previously worked in a private family practice and taught clinical dental hygiene at I.U. School of Dentistry. She resides in Mulberry with her husband Heath. They have a daughter and a set of twin boys. In her spare time, Jessica enjoys watching her children play baseball, basketball and volleyball.

Meet Our Office Family

Christie - Hygenist

Christie - Hygienist. Christie graduated in 1999 from I.U. South Bend. Christie is married with 4 children and lives in the Rossville area. She loves to paint her girls nails and watch her boys play baseball and basketball. (Sometimes at the same time).

Shelley - EFDA

Shelley - Expanded Functions Dental Assistant - Shelley started dentistry in 1997 and received her EFDA Certificate in 1999 from IU School of Dentistry. She joined Knop Family Dentistry in August 2015. Shelley resides in Thorntown. Her and her husband, Jeff, have two boys, Drew and Hayden. They enjoy spending their free time together racing R.C. cars and going to Sprint Car races.

Brittney - EFDA

Brittney - Expanded Functions Dental Assistant - Born and raised in Lafayette, IN. Graduated from Ivy Tech Dental Assisting Program with Expanded Functions degree. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with friends and family and staying active. She joined Knop Family Dentistry in March of 2016.

Services We Provide For you

  • Cleanings (child and adult)
  • Periodontal Treatment
  • Tooth Whitening
  • X-rays
  • Extractions
  • Root Canals
  • Bridges
  • Crowns
  • Cosmetic Bonding
  • Fillings (silver or tooth color)
  • Fluoride
  • Sealants
  • Partials
Bri - hygienist

Bri - Hygienist - Graduated from IU South Bend in 2015. She joined Knop Family Dentistry in November 2015. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with family and friends. She loves to run and stay active.


Emily - Emily was raised in Lafayette. She married her high school sweetheart and they now have two young girls together. She joined Knop family Dentistry in June 2015. Although Emily is new to the dental field, she is enjoying the new learning experience.

Kelly - Office Manager

Kelly - Office Manager. Kelly has 10 years of management experience and 26 years in the customer service industry. Mother of 4 and Grandmother of 5. She enjoys cooking, reading, and spending time with her family.

Knop Family Dentistry | 765-426-4726