Category Archives: Buffalo Dental Blog

Porcelain Veneer Questions

Porcelain Veneer Questions Affordable Dental Veneers in Amherst, NY

Are you or someone you love interested in porcelain veneers to enhance your smile? Porcelain veneers are great for covering gaps between your teeth, hiding crooked or misshaped teeth, hiding unsightly stains and even correcting overcrowding. Porcelain veneers can literally transform your smile and help you achieve the smile of your dreams with a minimally […]

Dental Care and Diabetes

Dental Care and Diabetes Experienced Buffalo Dentist

Dental Care and Diabetes The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimates that approximately one in every 11 people in the United States has diabetes, with an additional one-quarter of the US population currently prediabetic. Furthermore, according to WebMD, 1 in 5 cases of total tooth loss is linked to diabetes. Poor dental care and […]

Common Dental Problems

Most Common Dental Problems

Common Dental Problems and How To Avoid Them If you don’t visit the dentist for regular check-ups, your overall oral health could be in jeopardy. Here are a few of the most common dental problems that can be fixed simply by visiting the dentist. If you are putting off visiting the dentist because you don’t […]

What to Know About Dentures

What to Know About Dentures

What You Need To Know About Dentures Are you considering dentures and have questions about how they work? There are four types of dentures. All four types of dentures have the same benefits to oral health. Chewing hard food and speaking with proper enunciation become increasingly difficult with fewer than the standard 28 or 32 […]

Watch Dr. Douglas Hamill on News 4 Buffalo – WIVB

Watch Dr. Douglas Hamill on News 4 Buffalo - WIVB - Amherst Dentist

Watch Dr. Douglas Hamill on News 4 Buffalo – WIVB Last Sunday, Dr. Douglas Hamill joined News 4 Anchor Katie Alexander of WIVB in studio to discuss this years Halloween Candy Buy Back program we have taken part in for our second consecutive year. The annual buyback, aims to teach children about healthy eating habits this Halloween, all while […]

Dental Bonding Explained

Dental Bonding Explained Dentist in Buffalo, NY Douglas Hamill DDS

It goes without saying that everyone wants to have a bright smile, and in addition to the cosmetic appeal, evenly spaced and shaped teeth are instrumental in everyday actions such as speaking and chewing. Unless we are lucky, however, we do not automatically develop aesthetically pleasing smiles after our baby teeth fall out. There are […]

Halloween Candy Buyback Program 2019

2017 Halloween Candy Buyback Program

Douglas Hamill DDS is proud to partner for the second year in a row with the Halloween Candy Buyback Program, which is a nationwide program that allows kids to enjoy the perks of trick-or-treating without the risk of cavities and insulin spikes. What is the Halloween Candy Buyback Program? The annual buyback, founded in 2005 […]

Signs of Gum Disease

Signs of Gum Disease

Signs of Gum Disease Although your teeth are often considered to be the most important part of the smile, while they do play a vital role in oral health, the gums are equally valuable. A regular regimen of brushing, flossing, and using mouthwash is critical to maintaining the health of both the teeth and the […]

Sensitive Teeth

What Causes Sensitive Teeth Experienced Buffalo Dentist

Is It Normal To Have Sensitive Teeth? Some of our patients at Douglas Hamill DDS have teeth that are naturally sensitive, and biting into popsicles and drinking hot coffee are inherently unpleasant experiences for them. However, anyone who experiences a sudden or rapid increase in tooth sensitivity should receive dental care immediately, as this sensitivity […]

Buffalo Dental Treatment Guide

Dental Treatment Guide

Douglas Hamill DDS, an experienced dentist in Buffalo, NY outlines what every patient should know about dental treatment and how to maintain optimal oral health. If you or a loved one is looking for a dentist in Buffalo, Amherst, Williamsville or greater Western New York, contact us today to arrange a free consultation with Dr. […]