James F. Kotsianas, DDS

West Knoxville Dentist Office

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6230 Highland Place Way

Knoxville, TN 37919


West Knoxville Dental Staff

James F. Kotsianas, D.D.S.

Dr. Kotsianas

Dentist Dr. Kotsianas earned his undergraduate degree from the University of Tennessee in Knoxville, with a Bachelor of Arts degree in microbiology in 1978. He went on to graduate from the University of Tennessee College of Dentistry, Memphis, TN with a Doctor of Dental Surgery degree in 1982. His professional memberships include: The American Dental Association, Tennessee Dental Association and the Second District Dental Society. Dr. Kotsianas and his wife Fannie have a son and two daughters.. He enjoys UT sports, golfing, and fishing. Dr. Kotsianas is an active member of St. George Greek Orthodox Church and has been involved with the Rotary Club of Bearden for over 20 years.

Barbara VanWinkle


Barbara came to work for Dr. James Reddick and Dr. Kotsianas in April of 1987 just before Dr. Reddick retired from the practice over 27 years ago. She is married and has two daughters, three grandaughters and one great granddaughter. Barbara loves to take long walks, play with her grandchildren and volunteer for her church. She and her husband enjoy visiting the Smoky Mountains whenever they can.

Dennise Howard, CDA, RDA
Dental Assistant


Dennise began her career as a dental assistant after graduating with an Associate Degree from Tennessee Technology Center in 1997. She and her husband have one daughter. Dennise enjoys reading, volunteering, camping and trips to the beach and Disney World. She has enjoyed working for Dr. Kotsianas for 15 years.

Brooke Lowe, RDA
Dental Assistant


Brooke was born and raised in Knoxville and graduated from Roane State Community College in 2014 with an Associate Degree of Science. Brooke is passionate about her work and knew from a young age that she wanted to work in dentistry. She began her career as a dental assistant when she was 17 years old. Brooke enjoys spending time with her family and especially the outdoors with her two dogs, Deisel and Shmeck.

Becky Kotsianas
Office Manager


Becky has been the office manager at Dr. Kotsianas’ office for 20 years. She graduated from the University of Tennessee with a Bachelor of Science degree in Dietetics and Nutrition and worked as a Dietitian in both clinical and administrative settings for 5 years before moving into dentistry. Becky and her husband John have a son and daughter. She enjoys music, traveling, UT sports, reading a good book and Zumba fitness.

Amy Kammer

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Amy is originally from Lousiana and migrated up to Tennesee after Hurricane Katrina. She graduated from The University of Lafayette, Lousiana with a Bachelors of Science degree in Business Administration. Amy has worked in dentistry since she was 15 years old and continues to bring her friendly, easy going personality to our practice. Amy has two dogs and two cats and enjoys spending her Sundays at the dog park with her fur babies. She also enjoys fishing and boating, and cheers for the UT Vols, LSU Tigers and the New Orleans Saints.

Kiera Goins, RDH
Registered Dental Hygienist

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Kiera was born and raised in Clinton, Tennessee and now lives in Knoxville. She graduated from Roane State Community College with an associates degree in Dental Hygiene Technology, where she was awarded the HuFriedy Golden Scaler award in 2014. Kiera brings a high level of professionalism and caring to her dental patients. She enjoys reading and spending time with her two cats, Liam and Loki.

James F. Kotsianas, DDS

6230 Highland Place Way

Suite 101

Knoxville, TN 37919

Email: info@kotsianasdds.com

865.584.0276 Local

865.584.0277 Fax

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