We are excited to serve the greater Johnstown area at our brand new location in Richland Township. We plan to offer orthodontic treatment at the finest level by integrating modern technology and time tested orthodontic principles.
Our new office is outfitted with state of the art equipment to ensure a seamless patient experience. Our doctors bring an enthusiastic approach to treatment and our staff strives to make each and every patient feel comfortable. We are thrilled to be expanding the Cavalancia Orthodontic family and so excited to be in the Johnstown area!
Dr. Jeffrey Cavalancia
Following undergraduate studies at Saint Vincent College, Dr. Jeffrey Cavalancia received his D.D.S. Degree in 1983 from Case Western Reserve University Dental School in Cleveland, Ohio. In 1985, upon completion of post graduate orthodontic specialty training at C.W.R.U., he was awarded a Masters of Science Degree in Dentistry.
Dr. Cavalancia is active in many professional organizations, including the Indiana County Dental Society, the Western Pennsylvania Society of Orthodontists, the Pennsylvania Society of Orthodontists, the Great Lakes Association of Orthodontists, the American Dental Association, and the American Association of Orthodontists. He remains current as a specialist in orthodontics by attending various workshops and conferences sponsored by these organizations.
Jeff and his wife, Judy, an IUP alumna, are both graduates of Blairsville High School. They are the parents of three children, James, Carmen and Desiree'. As residents of Indiana, their community ties are evidenced by their active support of area schools and many local charity organizations.
Dr. James Cavalancia
Dr. James Cavalancia is an Indiana native, who received his Bachelor's degree in Fine Arts from Washington and Jefferson College. He continued his education at Temple University where he received his DMD degree as well as a Master's degree in Oral Biology and a specialty in Orthodontics.
He is a member of the American Association of Orthodontists. He loves the outdoors and enjoys skiing, hiking, and biking. He has a background in the Arts and enjoys painting and drawing as well.
Dr. Kaitlyn Schiels
Dr. Kaitlyn Schiels received her Bachelor's degree in Biology from The College of New Jersey and her DMD degree from Rutgers School of Dental Medicine. She obtained her Master's degree in Oral Biology and a specialty in Orthodontics at Temple University, where she met Dr. James Cavalancia. Dr. Schiels is a member of the American Association of Orthodontists. She is an avid reader and a huge Harry Potter fan. In her spare time she enjoys running, kickboxing classes, and is in the process of writing her first book.