About Us

Since 1993, the Cecchini Advanced Center for Dentistry has been treating patients in Fayette County, Pa.

When you visit our office, you’ll notice a difference right away. The hospitable atmosphere coupled with our dedicated dental team and administrative staff provides the winning formula for the highest level of dentistry and specialized care.

With today’s sophisticated techniques and technology, there is no reason to postpone any type of dental treatment that provides the good feeling that comes with overall dental health. We invite you to call us today and start your journey back to good dental health.


Our Team

Aurelio V. Cecchini, Jr., DDS

Dr. Aurelio V. Cecchini, Jr., graduated with a Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from West Virginia University, School of Dentistry, Morgantown, W.Va. He also completed an implant externship from Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio and an IV Sedation externship from Miami University of Ohio, Dayton, Ohio.

Recently, Dr. Cecchini completed a two year continuing education program in temporal mandibular joint dysfunction and occlusion under Dr. William McHorris, who is a pioneer in the treatment of temporal mandibular joint disorders.

Dr. Cecchini specializes in implant, sedation cosmetic and general dentistry. He is a fellow of the American Academy of Implant Dentistry and the Midwest Implant Institute.

He regularly speaks to community and civic organizations, and clubs about cosmetic, implants, the latest advanced dental techniques and smile restorations.

Dr. Cecchini resides in Uniontown with his wife, Dr. Joan Cecchini; they have two sons Anthony and Michael. Although Dr. Joan Cecchini is no longer seeing patients in the practice, she maintains her dental license and continues to complete the annual school exams.

Miranda L. Meyer, Registered Dental Hygienist

Miranda Meyer is a Registered Dental Hygienist. She was awarded her AAS-Dental Hygiene degree from Westmoreland County Community College, Youngwood, Pa.

She enjoys spending time with her family, reading and listening to music.

Miranda resides with her husband Justin and their sons Noah and Jonah in Scottdale, Pa.

Mary Herring, Certified Dental Assistant

Mary Herring has practiced dental assisting for over 30 years! She's been with our practice since it's opening in 1993.

Mary, a graduate of Geibel Catholic High School and Connellsville Vocational Technical Center, with training as a dental assistant, is certified in Radiology and CPR. She and her husband, Brian, reside in Farmington and have two grown children, Craig and Kelsie.

Faith in God is an important part of her life. She is a parishioner of and involved with St. Joan of Arc Roman Catholic Church.

Through her vivacious smile, she greets all of our patients with her compassionate personality.

Jessica Cope-Richter, Certified Dental Assistant

Jessica received her diploma in Dental Assisting from Westmorland County Community College in Youngwood, Pa., in 2009. In addition to EFDA training, she is certified in DANB, Radiology, and CPR.

When not working, she enjoys spending time with her family and outdoor activities, such as camping, hiking, and fishing.

Jessica resides with her husband, Shawn and baby girl, Aliva in Dunbar, Pa.

Sandi Zaske, Office Manager

Sandi Zaske has been with our office since Dr. Cecchini bought the practice in 1993. She serves as the office manager where she enjoys using her leadership skills to help others. She is certified in CPR and continues to broaden her knowledge by attending educational seminars and conferences several times a year.

Sandi is a graduate of South Union High School and West Virginia Career College with a certificate in business. She has spent over 25 years in management and health care. She is also an Independent Consultant with Mary Kay Cosmetics where her goal is to enrich other women's lives.

One of Sandi's greatest attributes is her faith in God. She is a member of New Life Covenant Church and actively involved with the ministry.

She lives in the country near Ohiopyle State Park. She lost her youngest son, Bryan, in 1989 and her husband, Richard, in 2007. Her oldest son, Brad and her grandson, Devin, live nearby.

Her hobbies are spending time with her grandson, carpentry and all outside activities.

Angela Myers, Patient Care Coordinator

Angela Myers is the patient care coordinator at the Cecchini Advanced Center for Dentistry. She is responsible for scheduling appointments, working with the hygiene department, and verifying insurance benefits.

Prior to joining the Cecchini Advanced Center for Dentistry, Angela was a dental assistant for many years.

When not working at the office, Angela enjoys spending time with her grandchildren (which she describes as the joy in her heart). She also collects teapots and loves going to auctions in West Virginia.

She resides in Farmington with her husband Gary. They have three children: Amanda, Joshua and Jeremy and three grandchildren Macey, Mia and Liam. They also have two golden retriervers, Jake and Fancy.


Book an Appointment

To make an appointment call us at 724-437-5010