About Your Dentist

Thomas Knape, DDS

“A dentist gets to the root of the problem.”

My Mission

"My mission in dentistry is to provide the highest quality of care to my patients throughout their lives for their oral health and overall general well-being, while always holding myself to the highest level of integrity, kindness, and professionalism.”

Education & Continuing Education

Doctor of Dental Surgery
Indiana University School of Dentistry – Indianapolis, Indiana

Bachelor of Science- Biology
Indiana University – Indianapolis, Indiana

Professional Memberships

Dr. Knape is an active member of the American Dental Association.

Life & Hobbies

Dr. Knape was born and raised in Indiana. During his childhood, he spent most of his time playing sports and enjoying the great outdoors. Most of his summers were spent riding horses out on the trails at a local state park. During his time in undergrad at Indiana University, he attended every basketball game he could in Assembly Hall. Upon graduating, he moved to Indianapolis to pursue his education in dentistry. When he isn’t at the office or enjoying the outdoors, Dr. Knape enjoys watching movies and spending time with his adorable golden retriever puppy, Noodle.

Priya Tailor, DMD

My Mission

“I am dedicated to providing a gentle, informative approach to dentistry. Her goal is to help her patients achieve optimal oral health.”

Education & Continuing Education

General Practice Residency (2012)
Woodhull Medical Center – Brooklyn, New York

Doctor of Dental Medicine
Tufts University School of Dental Medicine – Boston, Massachusetts  

Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry
North Carolina State University – Raleigh, North Carolina

Dr. Tailor enjoys taking continuing education courses and has demonstrated her commitment to dentistry by staying up to date with the latest technologies and advancements in dental care.  

Professional Memberships

Dr. Tailor is an active member of the American Dental Association and the North Carolina Dental Society.

Life & Hobbies

When she isn’t at the office, Dr. Tailor enjoys traveling, spending time with her family, and catching Wolfpack football and basketball games when she can!