At Cumberland Valley Dental, we are dedicated to performing comprehensive dental care for all ages. The mouth is the gateway to the body and we strive to help our patients have a healthy mouth that aides their overall wellbeing. We offer convenient appointments before and after work or school and we will work to help maximize your insurance. We look forward to providing you and your family with the dental excellence you deserve.

At Cumberland Valley Dental, we are dedicated to performing comprehensive dental care for all ages. We look forward to providing you and your family with the dental excellence you deserve.

Dr. Anirudh Patel, DDS

Dr. Anirudh Patel is a passionate, ADA board-certified dentist, and a graduate of the Academy of Modern Implant Dentistry who is dedicated to providing modern, personalized dental care to patients of every background. Patients seek out Dr. A for his attention to detail and his down-to-earth, personalized approach.

After growing up in Chicago, Illinois, Dr. A spent his early teenage years in Schaumburg, Illinois. For his undergraduate studies, he attended Case Western Reserve University, where he majored in Chemistry, Biology, and Medical Anthropology, which is the study of cultures in relation to medicine. From a young age, Dr. A knew he wanted to help people and that he had a gift for working with his hands and using fine motor skills. During his college years, he discovered that dentistry was the perfect fit for his skills and passion for working with people. He then moved to Maryland to pursue dentistry at the University of Maryland School of Dentistry, where he graduated magna cum laude in the top 15 percent of his class. He stays up to date with the latest technology and advances in dentistry through ongoing CE courses.

As a perfectionist, he has always loved the intricacy and level of fine detail involved in dentistry, and he especially enjoys putting his problem-solving skills to work. Dr. A is qualified in all dental specialties including dental surgery, full mouth rehabilitation, orthodontics, cosmetic, and general dentistry. With his degree in medical anthropology, Dr. A sees dentistry as a “people’s business”, and it is the personal aspect of dentistry and the lasting relationships he builds with his patients that keeps him coming back to work with a bright smile and a passionate spirit. Dr. A believes that the little things matter and his patients appreciate his attention to detail, personalized dental care, and ability to relate to them. Dr. A has also received the award in 2022.

When he is not practicing dentistry, Dr. A enjoys spending time with his wonderful wife Priya, who is an optometrist who has been practicing for the past 8 years in Lancaster, PA and their two young children, Nyra and Niam, who are the joy of his life. A Boy Scout for life, he enjoys spending time outdoors, hiking, traveling, and working on cars. Dr. A has been a dedicated Sixers fan since the Dr. J and Allen Iverson days and also enjoys Eagles football.

Dr. Heather Rowlands, DDS

Dr. Heather Rowlands is a dedicated, ADA board-certified dentist and a proud graduate of the University of Rochester and Touro College of Dental Medicine, known for her compassionate, tailored approach to dental care. Embraced by the community for her gentle touch and commitment to excellence, Dr. Heather is sought after for her unique blend of skilled dentistry and her warm, patient-centric approach, ensuring every visit feels like a step towards a healthier, more confident smile.

In practice, Dr. Heather is all about staying on top of the latest and greatest in dental care. She dedicates more than 100 hours each year to learning new techniques, ensuring her patients get the best treatment possible. For her, dentistry is about combining precise skill with a touch of artistry, always with a focus on making sure her patients are comfortable and well taken care of.

Dr. Heather’s dedication to her craft doesn’t stop at teeth; she’s also a lover of facial aesthetics. Passionately integrating services like botox and fillers with her dental treatments, she excels in enhancing natural beauty, believing that a radiant smile goes hand in hand with a confident appearance.

Away from the dental chair, Dr. Heather enjoys a good adventure. You might see her hiking with her husband Max and their dog Shelly, cheering for their football team at the stadium in Buffalo (Go Bills!), or travelling to soak up the sun on a beach somewhere. She’s also deeply rooted in her community, spending quality time with friends and guiding young women of Gamma Phi Beta at La Salle University as a mentor and advisor.

Dr. Steven Parrett, DDS, FAGD, RETIRED

Wishing Dr. Parrett a well-deserved retirement with plenty of R&R after serving our community for over 45 years!

Dr. Steven Parrett has worked and trained extensively to build a practice that exceeds your expectations of trusted, personalized dental care. He consistently brings his patients only the best that modern dentistry has to offer, by keeping himself and his staff informed on the latest advances and available techniques.

After receiving his Bachelor of Science from Bowling Green State University in 1974, Dr. Parrett earned his dental degree from The Ohio State University, School of Dentistry, where he graduated in 1976. Since then, he has kept up-to-date on the newest developments in his field through numerous continuing education courses resulting in achieving fellowship status with the Academy of General Dentistry.

He remains active in the dental community serving in various positions with the American Dental Association. Dr. Parrett’s top priorities are patient comfort and satisfaction.