Dr. Cannilla earned his Bachelors of Science in Biology from Penn State University in 1995 and was employed as a Quality Control Microbiologist in Long Island. Upon deciding to pursue a career as a dentist, Dr. Cannilla attended graduate school at Hofstra University and earned his D.M.D at the University of Pittsburgh School of Dental Medicine in 2003.
Afterwards, Dr. Cannilla completed a year-long residency in general dentistry at Mountainside Hospital, with a focus on cosmetic dentistry, pediatric dentistry, root canals, oral surgery, and implant procedures. Upon graduation, Dr. Cannilla became an attending and mentor at the general practice residency and continues to remain on staff at the hospital. Dr. Cannilla was the recipient for 2009 and 2011 as the Attending of the Year from Mountainside Hospital and for 2011, Dr. Cannilla was a recipient of NJ Family Magazine’s Favorite Kids’ Docs and NJTopDentist!
Dr. Cannilla is a proud member of the:
American Dental Association(ADA)
New Jersey Dental Association(NJDA)
Tri-County Dental Society
Pankey Institute Alumni
Academy of General Dentistry(AGD)
American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry
Academy of Comprehensive Dental Studies
Academy of Facial Cosmetics
By offering complete dental care utilizing modern dental technology, Dr. Cannilla provides his patients with a comfortable experience that results in a beautiful smile. He loves developing a long-lasting relationship with patieints and changing their smiles to improve their self-confidence and quality of life.
The dental practice of Dr. Anthony Cannilla has been meeting the unique needs of its dental patients and their families. Dr. Cannilla and his team are dedicated to helping every patient maintain a healthy, happy smile in a friendly, fun, stress-free environment.
Our practice is committed to providing you and your family with safe, gentle, and state-of-the-art dental care. We understand that you, or your child, may feel anxious about visiting the dentist; you are not alone, and our practice puts forth an extra effort to make sure that you are comfortable and happy every time you visit our practice. We are sensitive to your needs as a patient; you can always count on receiving individual attention from our doctors and staff.
Our dental team recognizes that all of our patients are unique, and deserve to receive dental care that reflects their individual needs. Our experienced and talented dental team is committed to working with you and your family to create a comfortable, stress-free, and rewarding dental experience every time you visit our practice. We are pleased to welcome you and your family, and we look forward to working with you.