“I leave my appointments with a positive outlook after having been well
cared for by the entire staff.” C. Marion, Saint Thomas PA

Our skilled team of dental care professionals operates within the belief that comfort, affordability and sustainable health are priorities for any dental practice. We offer both general dentistry and more specialized care like amalgam removal, implants and Invasalign application and maintenance.

Dr. Owen AllisonDr. Owen Allison grew up in York County PA, graduating from York Suburban High School in 1967. He earned a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from Temple University and went on to graduate from the University of Pittsburgh’s School of Dental Medicine. Dr. Allison spent two years in the Naval Dental Corps stationed in Norfolk, Va. He then returned to Pittsburgh and associated in a local family practice. In the early 1980’s Dr. Allison and his wife Linda decided to move their young family back to south central PA to set up his current practice in Lancaster County. Today the Allison’s have two grown children, Olivia and Justin.

patient room at susquehanna dental artsAlthough suitably characterized as a general dentist, Dr. Allison and his staff provide a breadth of dental services to a growing number of patients and families in throughout Central PA. Dr. Allison has maintained a safe, mercury-free practice for over a decade and a half.

Dr. Allison is a member of the American Dental Association, the Pennsylvania Dental Association, the Lancaster County Dental Association, and the Academy of General Dentistry.

Dr. Allison has a special interest in holistic health care and has trained extensively in energy medicine with the Central Pennsylvania Institute of Healing Therapies. Aside from his expertise with general dental care, Dr. Allison is fully accredited with the International Academy of Oral Medicine and Toxicology, the leading coalition of mercury-free dentists worldwide. Susquehanna Dental Arts is also a certified member of The Centers for Dental Medicine, which views dentistry as a whole body discipline.

Cathy McMaster

Cathy M. McMaster, Hygienist

Cathy enjoys baking, gardening, outdoor activities and Yoga.


Tina Runkle, Dental Hygienist for our family and general dentistry practice.Tina Runkle, Hygienist

Tina is married to Mark and they have two children – Mandy and Michelle. She’s blessed with 6 grandchildren. Tina enjoys baking and motorcycle riding.


Heidi W. Collier, Dental Assistant

Heidi W. Collier, Expanded Function Dental Assistant (EFDA)

Heidi is married to Michael and they have a son, Ethan. She loves to cook, as well as biking and working in her garden.


Kara M. Laube, Dental AssistantKara M. Laube, Dental Assistant

Kara is married to Charles and they have a son Elijah. She enjoys outdoor activities, traveling, yoga, volunteering with church, reading and crafting.


Judith K. Fry, MarketingJudith K. Fry, Marketing

Judith has two grown children, Brian and Yvette, and three lovely granddaughters. She enjoys gardening, cooking, and her volunteer position at the Lancaster Historic Preservation Trust.


Christine G. Musser, Office Manager for our family and general dentistry practice.Christine G. Musser, Office Manager

Christine is married to John, and they have two grown children, Aileen and Johnny. She enjoys spending time at the river, on the beach, and with her 3 grandchildren.


Amy, Front Desk Coordinator for Susquehanna Dental ArtsAmy Fanning, Front Desk Coordinator

Amy is engaged to be married in 2019 and has a son James who will soon be 2 years old. In her spare time Amy enjoys spending time with family.