Cooney & Tyner Orthodontics


Dr.<br> Cooney Headshot

Dr. Cooney is a native of Troy and a graduate of Lansingburgh High School. He received his Bachelor of Science degree from Siena College and his dental degree from Georgetown University School of Dentistry in Washington, D.C. He did his internship in general dentistry at The New York Hospital – Cornell University Medical Center in New York City, where he also completed a one-year clinical fellowship in surgical correction of facial deformities. He received his certificate of specialty training in orthodontics from Georgetown University School of Dentistry and his Master of Science degree in orthodontics from Georgetown University Graduate School.

Dr. Cooney has been in private practice as an orthodontic specialist in Troy, New York since 1988. He is board-certified by the American Board of Orthodontics. He is also the attending orthodontist at the New York Presbyterian Hospital and Assistant Professor of Surgery at Cornell Medical College, both in New York City. He is also a member of the American Association of Orthodontists, American Dental Association and the American College of Dentists. Dr. Cooney is now the only VIP Platinum Plus Invisalign Orthodontist in New York’s Capital Region, meaning he has completed the most cases to date in the area.

Dr. Cooney has lectured on topics relating to orthodontics and correction of facial deformities to diverse groups throughout the region, including the dental hygiene program at Hudson Valley Community College and the Fourth District Dental Society. He has published numerous articles in a variety of professional journals and newsletters.

Dr. Cooney has been a member of the executive board of the New York State Society of Orthodontists since 1990. He has held numerous positions in professional societies on local, regional and national levels. He has served on the boards of charitable and non-profit organizations in the community, including the Board of Associate Trustees of Siena College and the Rensselaer County Historical Society.

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Dr.<br> Tyner Headshot

Dr. Canaan B. Tyner was born in Glens Falls, NY and graduated from Saratoga Central Catholic High School. He obtained his Bachelor of Science in Sports Medicine at Pepperdine University and his dental degree at the University of Buffalo, School of Dental Medicine. He then continued his education at Montefiore Medical Center where he received his certificate of specialty training from the Department of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics.

In addition to traditional orthodontics, his education included extensive training in clear aligner therapy, adult orthodontic treatment, and orthodontics in combination with orthognathic surgery. During residency, Dr. Tyner also conducted research analyzing the accuracy and effectiveness of digital scanning and digital model analysis. He is excited to use this knowledge and to continue to explore the latest in technology in order to offer our patients the most comfortable and efficient orthodontic treatment

Dr. Tyner is also an active member of the American Association of Orthodontists (AAO), the American Dental Association (ADA), and Omicron Kappa Upsilon (National Dental Honor Society).

Dr. Tyner and his wife, Dr. Christina O’Brien, a general dentist, are excited about their return to the Capital District where they both grew up. Dr. Tyner is thrilled to be able to serve the community that has given him so much.

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We provide the highest quality orthodontic care to Albany's Capital Region from two convenient locations in Troy & Ballston Lake, New York. We are the Top Invisalign Orthodontist in the area.

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