Category Archives: Oral Health

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. […]

Oral Health Concerns for Seniors

Oral Health Concerns for Seniors | Douglas Hamill DDS | Buffalo Dentist

It’s important for patients of all ages to practice great oral health. When you are older there are issues, that can become more an oral health concerns for seniors. Seniors are more at risk for discoloration, losing teeth, denture care and periodontal disease. Knowing these issues are unique for seniors, will give you a better […]

Good Dental Habits for Kids

Good Dental Habits for Kids | Douglas Hamill DDS | Dentist in Buffalo, NY

Some children have a difficult time following a healthy oral hygiene routine. It can feel like a constant battle. If you are able to stick to a dental schedule for not only your children but for yourself, it can make your life a little bit easier. This can be one of the most effective ways […]

Best and Worst Foods for Your Teeth

What to Eat to Help Your Teeth

Your Oral Health and Your Diet  When talking about your oral health, the best medicine is prevention. Having crowns, fillings and professional teeth whitening can make your teeth brighter and stronger, it is much more beneficial in the long run to avoid cavities and staining to the best of your ability. You can do this by properly flossing, brushing […]

Prevent Cavities

Preventing Cavities | Preventative Dentistry | Dentist in Buffalo, NY

Learning to prevent cavities is a crucial step in anyone’s oral health care. While some individuals are more susceptible to cavities, Douglas Hamill DDS is here to guide you every step of the way. Douglas Hamill DDS not only helps you prevent cavities but he is also a preventative dentist and can help you prevent […]