Dr. Richard J. Cantor is a Board Certified Specialist in the field of orthodontics. He received his Doctor of Dental Medicine degree from the University of Pittsburgh School of Dental Medicine. He completed a general practice residency at Eastman Dental Center of the University of Rochester and a pediatric dental internship and residency at Harvard’s Children’s Hospital. Dr. Cantor obtained his orthodontic certificate at Eastman Dental Center, University of Rochester.
Dr. Cantor continues to expand his orthodontic education by attending yearly conferences held by the American Board of Orthodontics College of Diplomates, the American Association of Orthodontist and various technique courses. Dr. Cantor has completed courses in the Invisalign® Master program, the Clear Aligner Fellowship program and the Invisalign® Teen Master program.
Dr. Cantor is a public lecturer and has achieved his Board Certification by the American Board of Orthodontics. He is a past president of the Pennsylvania Association of Orthodontists and Carlisle Cares About Youth Program. He has also volunteered for the local youth soccer and baseball leagues. Outside of the office, Dr. Cantor enjoys skiing, wave running and hiking. He has three sons and is an avid Pittsburgh Panthers, Steelers, Pirates and Penguins fan. As a young boy, Dr. Cantor was one of the winners in naming the new hockey franchise the Penguins!
In giving back to the community, Dr. Cantor sponsors yearly scholarships to graduating seniors from the area’s high schools. He enjoys teaching local elementary school children the importance of good oral hygiene. Dr. Cantor and his Team also volunteer at Toys for Tots and Project Share. They hold annual parties and Halloween Candy Buy Back for their patients and also have many office contests involving patients throughout the year.