Dr. Rebecca Cornille is a graduate from the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Dentistry. Following dental school, she completed a residency in Advanced Education in General Dentistry also at UMKC. Dr. Cornille is licensed in the states of Kansas, Missouri and California. The majority of her career has been spent in Southern California working in community health centers and providing dental care for the community’s most vulnerable populations including children and pregnant women. Presently, Dr. Cornille is the Dental Director at Vista Community Clinic leading a team of 12 dentists and serving the people of North County San Diego. Her passion is being a dental advocate for providing comprehensive and integrated health care to the entire patient. Dr. Cornille currently acts as the Chair of Dental Directors of San Diego County community clinics. She has been a healthcare contributor for the U-T San Diego newspaper providing valuable information on dental health, healthy habits, and emphasizes the importance of dental care from before birth throughout a lifetime.
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Your dentist calls about your teeth cleaning, but you cancel your appointment because you’re pregnant. Contrary to popular belief, preventive dental cleanings and annual exams during pregnancy are not only safe, but are recommended.