Category Archives: Preventative Dentistry

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. […]

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 […]

Porcelain Veneers Cost

Porcelain Veneers Cost | Douglas Hamill DDS | Chipped Teeth | Buffalo,NY

Are you struggling with discolored or chipped teeth? Is your self-confidence dwindling because of how your teeth look when you smile? Are these inhibiting the way you live your normal life? If so, consider talking to your dentist about porcelain veneers. Porcelain veneers, like the name suggests, are made of porcelain and are custom shells […]

Gingivitis Treatment

Gingivitis Treatment | Buffalo Dentist | Gum Inflammation

One of the most common oral issues found in adults is directly related to their gums. This is a form of gum inflammation, more formally called gingivitis. Over half a million cases of gingivitis are found in the world yearly and solely relate to how individuals care for their oral hygiene. There are other issues, […]

Oral Health Care for Older Adults

Oral Health Care For Older Adults Buffalo Dentist Adult Dentistry

Oral Health Care for Older Adults As you age, your health begins to deteriorate more rapidly than it does for a younger individual. This is because your body has seen more and been in contact with more things that can cause potential harm. The body is not ageless, so signs of wear and tear are […]

Questions About Composite Dental Fillings

Questions About Composite Dental Fillings

Questions About Composite Dental Fillings Composite dental fillings are commonly made of durable substances such as ceramic, glass ionomer, plastic, or a mixture of synthetic resin and glass or quartz, of which the resin option is the most frequently used. If this is your first time receiving fillings, you may want to know more about […]

Facts About Fluoride Treatments

Facts About Fluoride Treatments

Facts About Fluoride Treatments An experienced dentist will always tell his or her patients that the most important ingredient in toothpaste is fluoride. Fluoride is an ion that both prevents tooth decay and strengthens the enamel against the acids that are naturally produced in the mouth. Here are some facts about fluoride treatments that will […]

Ultimate Oral Hygiene Guide

Ultimate Oral Hygiene Guide

Whether you have perfect dental health or could use some improvement, the Ultimate Oral Hygiene Guide was created by Buffalo Dentist Dr. Douglas Hamill to give patients an insight into maintaining optimum oral health. Poor dental hygiene is the primary cause of tooth decay, gum infections, tooth pain, periodontal disease, and other oral health conditions. […]

The First Dental Appointment for New Patients

The First Dental Appointment for New Patients Dentist in Buffalo

As our practice has expanded, we have received many calls from new patients who wonder what they can expect from their first dental appointment at our office. We strive to accommodate each patient and treat her or him in a comfortable environment, so read on to learn more about what we offer to new and […]

When Should I Take My Child to the Dentist?

When Should I Take My Child to the Dentist Dentist in Buffalo, NY

People of all ages need dental care, but new parents may wonder when their children should begin to see a dentist regularly. Fortunately, our office has experience in pediatric dentistry, and we recommend that children see us for dental treatments at a young age. Experienced Buffalo dentist Douglas Hamill provides insight into when is the […]