Dr. Bernard Kolber, DDS
Dr. Bernard J. Kolber, DDS, is a second-generation dentist and grew up watching his father transform people’s lives through quality dental care. He is a native of Western New York and a graduate of the State University of New York Buffalo School of Dental Medicine. He has been providing dental care from his father’s practice for nearly 35 years. Dr. Kolber later attended the University of Buffalo where he earned a Masters in Comprehensive Aesthetics. Over the years Dr. Kobler has stayed up to date with the latest techniques and technologies throughout the years and holds Level 1 Proficiency in Lasers in Dentistry. He also maintains active membership in many dental health organizations such as the American Dental Association and the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry.
Dr. Kolber’s clinic, Buffalo Dental Group, has 2 locations, the original in Buffalo and a new addition in Williamsville. They pride themselves on pioneering minimally invasive dentistry and working with local labs to create the most accurate results possible when intervention is required. They use the latest technologies including Sirona CT Cone Beam system, CAD/CAM digital impression system, and CEREC® same-day crowns to provide the best care possible. Dr. Kobler wants the patient experience to be as comfortable as possible and they offer a “Comfort Menu” with items such as support pillows, aromatherapy, lip balm, Tylenol and refreshments. Some of the services that Dr. Kobler and his team offer include both in-office and at-home teeth whitening, tooth extractions, oral cancer screenings, porcelain veneers and dental implants.
Dr. Nick Dragonette, DDS
Dr. Nick Dragonette, DDS, has been passionate about helping others through dentistry since his childhood when he vowed to return his grandmothers natural teeth to her after discovering she had dentures. He pursued his dream by attending the State University of New York and receiving a BS in Biology with a Chemistry minor. From there he moved to the University of Buffalo’s School of Medicine and earned a Doctor of Dental Surgery degree. He chose to stay in Buffalo and complete an Advanced Education in General Dentistry program at Buffalo Veterans Hospital. Dr. Dragonette has continued to stay up to date with courses at Spear Education. His desire to help others through dentistry has led to his involvement in many dental outreaches, both locally, such as Chattanooga, and internationally in the Dominican Republic.
Applegate Dental is a warm and inviting family dental clinic with the latest technology and a compassionate and gentle team to put every member of the family at ease. The technologies that they use, such as the VaTech® CBCT Scanner for in-depth imaging, Biolase® Soft Tissue Laser for less invasive treatments and various methods of sedation, are all geared at giving patients an easier experience with better results. The services they provide include both pediatric and geriatric so every generation can get the care they need. Dr. Dragonette treats all types of dental procedures from dental crowns and bridges to dental veneers, root canal therapy to oral cancer screenings.
Dr. Robert J. Yetto, DDS
Dr. Robert J. Yetto’s auspicious dental career has spanned nearly 4 decades. He completed undergraduate studies at Canisius College and earned a MS in Head and Neck Surgery from Roswell Park Memorial Institute Graduate School at SUNY’s University at Buffalo. He continued his education at the SUNY University at Buffalo by earning his DDS and 2 certifications, one from the School of Dental Medicine and the School of Management. Dr. Yetto has attained the prestigious position of Fellowship with the International Academy for Dental Facial Esthetics and maintains membership in the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry. In addition to serving the community through private practice Dr. Yetto also serves future dentists as faculty in the Department of Restorative Dentistry for the University at Buffalo.
Suburban Dental has two locations, one in Buffalo and one in Williamsville. Dr. Yetto and his partner Dr. Desai are dedicated to providing the highest quality care to their patients by using the latest techniques and technology. They focus on building a trusting relationship with patients so that they can help them reach their dental health goals. To help with finances they accept many insurance plans, accept most credit cards and offer affordable payment plans. Some of the treatments that a patient of Dr. Yetto’s might receive are orthodontics and Invisalign®, oral cancer screening, in-office and at-home teeth whitening, porcelain veneers, bondings, dental bridges, tooth-colored fillings and dental implants.
Dr. Maureen Callahan, DDS
Dr. Maureen Callahan, DDS, earned her undergraduate degree from Mount Mercy Academy. She followed this by completing her graduate degree at Saint Mary’s College in Notre Dame. From there Dr. Callahan moved to the University at Buffalo’s School of Dental Medicine where she earned her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree with a minor in Pediatric Dentistry. She then perfected her pediatric techniques at the dental facility at Women and Children’s Hospital of Buffalo. Dr. Callahan’s interest in orthodontics led her to receive training at the Academy of Straight Wire and Functional Orthodontics. She maintains membership in dental organizations such as the ADA, the American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine and the Academy of General Dentistry. Dr. Callahan is passionate about using her training to benefit the underserved and provides care as a member of the St. Apollonia Dental Guild.
As a mother of six Dr. Callahan brings a certain level of compassion and gentleness to her treatments at Southtowns Dental, a family dental practice. Southtowns Dental clinic believes in maintaining excellence in every aspect with state-of-the-art technology, respectful, friendly and compassionate staff, highly educated doctors and a sterile facility. Some of the technologies that they utilize are Diode dental lasers, intraoral cameras and the Cari-free cavity prevention system. Dr. Callahan’s pediatric patients often receive such care as fluoride treatments, sealants, stainless steel crowns, root canals and orthodontics.
Dr. Ellen Vossler, DDS
Dr. Ellen Vossler, DDS, is a Buffalo native who was inspired to pursue dentistry by her grandfather, Dr. Robert Wilson. She has gained over 30 years of experience since earning her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from SUNY Buffalo’s School of Dental Medicine. Dr. Vossler chose to stay at her alma mater as an attendant while also completing a residency at Buffalo General Hospital. She furthered her education afterwards by receiving a Masters in Comprehensive Aesthetics from the University at Buffalo. Dr. Vossler continues to improve her skills through studies at the MISCH International Implant Institute and the completion of the cosmetic dentistry certification program offered by her alma mater. Most recently she has attained level 1 proficiency in laser dentistry.
The Buffalo Dental Group has two locations one in Buffalo and the other in Williamsville. They are a family dental practice that is uniquely dedicated to providing minimally invasive dentistry. Regardless of the patient’s issue the team at Buffalo Dental Group will do all in their power to preserve their natural smile. They use state-of-the-art technologies such as digital x-rays, air abrasion, VELscope® oral assessment system, nitrous oxide sedation and the NTI Tension Suppression System. The procedures that Dr. Vossler offers include but are not limited to dental crowns, full and partial dentures, fluoride treatments, root canal therapy, dental sealants and tooth-colored fillings.
Dr. Domenico Berardi, DDS
Dr. Domenico M. Berardi, DDS, has been serving the Williamsville community with exceptional dental care for over 25 years. He earned a Bachelor of Arts in Biology from Canisius College and both his DDS and his General Practice Residency Certificate from the State University of New York University at Buffalo School of Dental Medicine. Dr. Berardi stays current on dental health techniques and technologies through various post-graduate courses as well as through his active membership in dental health organizations such as the American Dental Association, the New York State Dental Society, Eighth District Dental Society and St. Apollonia Dental Guild.
Berardi Dentistry recognizes each patient as an individual and thus deserving of respect, compassion and personalized treatments. Dr. Berardi is passionate about creating a genuine connection with each patient and his team offer a warm, professional and friendly dental experience with the latest technologies, and emergency dental services. A new patient’s first visit involves a warm, family-style welcome, a comfortable conversation that allows Dr. Berardi to get to know you as a patient and a person, a thorough exam and VELscape oral cancer screening, a custom treatment plan and finished with a handwritten thank you note. Dr. Berardi performs such procedures as porcelain veneers, dental bonding, root canal therapy, dental sealants, Smart Moves® clear aligners and periodontal therapy.
Dr. Emily Schaefer, DDS
At age 5 Dr. Emily Schaefer, DDS, announced to her family that dentistry was her calling and, several decades later, it still is. On the way to her goal, Dr. Schaeffer first attended Alfred University for her Bachelor of Arts in Chemistry. She then joined the University at Buffalo School of Dental Medicine and gained the title of doctor along with her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree. She stayed on to complete a 2-year Advanced Education in General Dentistry with Esthetics concentration. Dr. Schaeffer is currently furthering her education by working through the Spear Education mastery curriculum as well as through the American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine.
Smile Buffalo is a fun and welcoming family-friendly dental practice complete with an “almost” therapy pup and a compassionate and dedicated team of experienced dental care providers. They believe strongly in helping those in need and make frequent dinner donations to the Kevin Guest House and the local Ronald McDonald house. They focus on providing an un-hurried, patient-centric experience with a view at preventive care and long-term dental health for patients of all ages. Dr. Schaeffer and her team offer such treatments as KöR® Whitening Deep Bleaching system, surgical and non-surgical gum disease treatments, clear aligners, sinus lift augmentation, autogenous bone grafting and laser dentistry.
Dr. Emanuel Gambacorta, DDS
For nearly four decades Dr. Emanuel Gambacorta, DDS, has been serving his native community of Buffalo with high quality and compassionate dental care. He completed his undergraduate degree at the State University of New York at Buffalo. He then transferred to a division of SUNY at Buffalo called Roswell Park Memorial Institute and completed his master’s degree. From there he moved to Washington, DC and earned his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree at Howard University College of Dentistry. Dr. Gambarcorta holds active membership in the Erie County Dental Society, the Eighth District Dental Society, the ADA and the Academy of General Dentistry.
Gambacorta and Dental Associates is a modern and comfortable family dental clinic with a hand-picked team of dedicated and compassionate dental healthcare professionals. Their services range from general, cosmetic, restorative and pediatric dentistry as well as endodontics and orthodontics. For some patients, general and cosmetic services, such as teeth whitening and dental fillings, are all they will need. However, many individuals require more invasive treatments such as braces or Invisalign®, root canals, dental crowns and bridges, porcelain veneers, dental implants or tooth extractions. Dr. Gambacorta’s team also provides pediatric services which include dental sealants, fillings and fluoride treatments, all provided in a fun and comforting environment.
Dr. Violet Haraszthy, DDS
Dr. Violet I. Haraszthy, DDS, MS, PhD, is an extremely highly educated dental healthcare professional. She earned her undergraduate in nursing in Yugoslavia and her Doctor of Dental Medicine degree at the University of Szeged in Hungary. She then completed a postdoctoral fellowship at the University of Budapest, School of Medicine and Dentistry. Upon emigrating to the United States she enrolled at the University of Buffalo where she has received a plethora a degrees and certificates including an MS in Oral Sciences, certifications in Periodontology and Prosthodontics, a PhD in Molecular Biology and a Doctor of Dental Surgery. Dr. Haraszthy is a published scientist and a Professor in the Restorative Department at the University at Buffalo.
Dr. Haraszthy offers services through University Dental Associates on the beautiful University at Buffalo campus. The office is wheelchair accessible and open planned making it a comfortable place to receive treatment. They provide emergency dental services and accept most payment methods. A patients’ initial visit includes X-rays, an exam, diagnosis and in-depth consultation. Dr. Haraszthy provides a range of treatments including full and partial dentures, both surgical placement and restoration of dental implants, crowns and bridges, therapies for bad breath, tooth whitening, surgical and non-surgical gum disease therapies and dental veneers.
Dr. Gina Muto, DDS
Dr. Gina Muto, DDS, has been serving both her local community and her alma mater for nearly a decade. She attended the State University of New York in Buffalo and earned her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree. Dr. Muto then joined the SUNY faculty as a Clinical Instructor in the Department of Restorative Dentistry and went into private practice shortly thereafter. Her interest in dentistry stems from a childhood water skiing accident that left her in need of extensive oral rehabilitation. This experience has given her a certain empathy for patients that is easily seen in the care with which she works.
Dr. Muto is based at Altman Dental, a fully digital “green” family dentistry. They take their environmental impact very seriously and use digital x-rays, all LED chair lighting, a Dry Vac system that uses no water and compact fluorescent bulbs for all office spaces. They also use Diagnodent, a fluorescent laser that detects internal dental cavities and rotary endodontics for faster and more accurate root canals. Some of the services that Dr. Muto and the team at Altman Dental offer include full and partial dentures, dental veneers, Invisalign®, dental implants, inlays and onlays, pediatric dentistry, tooth extractions and dental bridges.
Dr. Nicholas Rodo, DDS
Dr. Nicholas Rodo, DDS, is a native Buffalonian and graduated Cum Laude with a bachelor’s in biology from the State University of New York at Buffalo. After which he transferred to Erie County Medical Center as a volunteer in the dental department and a laboratory researcher. He later moved back to the SUNYAB School of Dental Medicine for his DDS degree. He has since earned the prestigious title of Mastership in the Academy of General Dentistry, a title reserved for the top 2% of dentists in North America. He has also become a Fellow of the International Congress of Oral Implantologists and an Associate Fellow of the American Academy of Implant Dentistry.
Dr. Rodo’s self-titled private dental practice is a welcoming family clinic located in Orchard Park. They use the latest technologies such as oral conscious sedation for anxious patients, low-radiation digital X-rays, Panorex X-rays, rotary endodontics and intraoral cameras. They are a full-service dental clinic and as such have a wide range of treatment options from cosmetic dentistry such as teeth whitening and dental veneers, to periodontics such as arestin, scaling and root planing. Dr. Rodo also conducts various oral surgeries including tooth extractions, bone grafts and dental implants.
Dr. David Cappuccio, DDS
Dr. David Cappuccio, DDS, earned a Bachelor of Arts in Physical Science from Colgate University which he attended on a division 1 athletic scholarship for soccer. After this he transferred to the State University of New York’s University at Buffalo School of Dental Medicine and received his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree. He then moved to Ellis Hospital in Schenectady to complete his General Practice Residency. Dr. Cappuccio took up a medical staff appointment at Olean General Hospital while simultaneously earning his Master’s in Business Administration from St. Bonaventure University.
Seneca Ridge is a state-of-the-art dental facility with a team of experienced dental healthcare professionals. Some of the technologies that they use include CEREC® same-day crowns, GLO® professional teeth whitening, Nupro Freedom™ polishing handset, vatech 3D imaging and MIS® Implant kit. They are dedicated to long-term patient retention which they gain by providing a stress-free, safe and comfortable experience during every patient visit. As part of their dedication to the community they offer the JD Cappucio Memorial Scholarship to high school students with a demonstrated ability to “grow from adversity.” Dr. Cappuccio offers services such as dental implants and veneers Clearcorrecct aligners, gum disease diagnosis and treatment, fillings and nightguards.
Dr. Michelle Lewis, DDS
Dr. Michelle Lewis, DDS, has been lending a gentle touch to dentistry for over 20 years. She received the status of Doctor along with her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the State University of New York School University at Buffalo School of Dental Medicine. Dr. Lewis then went to the Buffalo General Hospital for a 1-year General Practice Residency. She holds active memberships in the American Dental Association and the Eighth District Dental Society. Her continued dental education has focused on cosmetic dentistry and Endodontics.
At Inspire Dental Group Dr. Lewis aims to be a good listener and have open conversations with patients about their dental wants and needs. As a mother of two she has a great deal of empathy for anxious patients and does her best to ensure that every appointment ends with smiles all around. Inspire Dental is a family-friendly, open plan and full-service dental care facility. With three locations across in Amherst, Downtown Buffalo and West Seneca, their team of dental care providers can meet the needs of any dental patient. The services they offer include oral surgery, periodontics, pediatric dentistry, dental implants, cosmetic dentistry, orthodontics, restorative dentistry, crowns and bridges as well as endodontics.
Dr. Elizabeth D’Angelo, DDS
Dr. Elizabeth D’Angelo, DDS, earned her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the University at Buffalo’s School of Dental Medicine. She has also been trained at the Colgate University and the Academy of Straight Wire and Functional Orthodontics. Dr. D’Angelo is passionate about continuously improving her dentistry skills with hundreds of hours of post-graduate education, covering such topics as preventive care, Invisalign®, Botox and Juvéderm, ClearCorrect and non-invasive cosmetic fprocedures. As well as through active membership in such oral health organizations as the Academy of General Dentistry, the American Orthodontic Society, the American Dental Association and the International Association of Orthodontics.
Dr. Beth and her husband, Dr. Kevin D’Angelo, are owners of Southtowns Dental, a warm, friendly and full-service, family dental practice. They use the latest technology including, Cone Beam CT X-rays, specialized water lines for the safest water, Diode lasers and TVs in every operatory for patient comfort. The services that they provide include pediatric, cosmetic, general and restorative dentistry as well as orthodontics, facial aesthetics, oral surgery and emergency dental services. Dr. Beth personally offers same-day CEREC® dental crowns, tooth extractions, tooth colored resin fillings, dental implants, contouring, gum lifts, dentures, Botox and sleep apnea appliances.
Dr. Lindsay Mitchell, DDS
Dr. Lindsay Mitchell, DDS, earned her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree with a periodontology concentration from the University of Buffalo School of Dental Medicine. However, even before completing her doctoral studies she was a certified Dental Assistant and both gained clinical experience at Erie County Medical Center’s Urgent Care Clinic and served her alma mater as an Undergraduate Teaching Assistant. She stayed at Erie County Medical Center for her residency and was awarded the prestigious 2015 Erie County Chester Glor Award. She continues to further her dental education through membership in various dental organization Eight District Dental Society, the New York State Dental Association and the American Dental Association.
Lakeshore Dental Care is owned by Dr. Lindsay Mitchell and her husband, Dr. Christian Mitchell. Together they have created a “judgment free zone” and are well equipped to handle the most extensive restorations. Their office is comfortable and modern, with a refreshment counter and kind staff. Their services range from dental implants and orthodontics, to periodontics and orthodontics. Dr. Mitchell specializes in such services as bone grafting, fixed bridges, crowns, full and partial dentures, dental implants, root canal therapy, sinus augmentation, pocket irrigation, tooth extraction and Invisalign.
Dr. Patrick Irving, DDS
Dr. Patrick L. Irving, DDS, is a Buffalo native and even graduated from Williamsville South High School. He attended the State University of New York at Buffalo for his undergraduate and decided to transfer to the SUNY University at Buffalo School of Dental Medicine for his Doctor of Dental Surgery. He then completed his General Practice Residency at Erie County Medical Center. Dr. Irving has nearly 25 years of dentistry experience and keeps his knowledge up to date by maintain active memberships in the American Dental Association, the Erie County Dental Society, the New York State Dental Society and the Eighth District Dental Society.
Dr. Irving currently sees patients at Kuechle & Irving DDS, a family dental practice with an emphasis on making trips to the dentist not just productive but also stress-free and enjoyable. They and their team welcome every patient like family and aim to have every patient leave happier and healthier than when they first arrived. They provide a wide array of treatment options at a comfortable price. Some of these treatments include TMJ therapy, dental cleanings, orthodontics, tooth extractions, root canal therapy, dental crowns and bridges, sealants and fillings.
Dr. Beth Candino, DDS
Dr. Beth Candino, DDS, is a Buffalo native with nearly 30 years of experience providing excellent dental care to her community. She attended Canisus College for her undergraduate degree and then earned her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree and the title of Doctor at the University of Buffalo School of Dental Medicine. Since then, Dr. Candino has continuously furthered her through membership in various dental health organizations including the New York State Dental Association, the Eighth District Dental Society and the American Dental Association.
Dr. Candino is an indispensable part of the team at Gambarcorta and Dental Associates, a high-tech family dental practice with a focus on building patients’ self-confidence through improved dental health and appearance. They use the latest technologies such as in-office and at-home ZOOM! teeth whitening, low-radiation digital imaging and intraoral cameras to help patients take part in their treatment. Their services range from general, cosmetic, restorative and pediatric dentistry as well as endodontics and orthodontics. Dr. Candino provides such services as dental crowns, composite fillings, dental veneers, both full and partial dentures, tooth extractions, bridges, dental implants, onlays and gum disease treatment.
Dr. Brian Zunner, DDS
Dr. Brian T. Zunner, DDS, has nearly 30 years of experience as a dentistry practitioner. He received his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the State University of New York at Buffalo School of Dental Medicine. His next step was to move to the Veteran’s Administration Hospital in Buffalo where he completed a General Practice Residency. Since going into private practice he has invested over 1000 hours into furthering his dental education. Much of that time has been spent studying dental implants, periodontology, occlusion and temporomandibular joint dysfunction or TMD.
Dr. Zunner and his team of compassionate and experienced dental care providers have been faithfully serving their community in Dr. Zunner’s self-titled dental clinic for over 25 years. The clinic is centrally located, uses the latest dental technology and provide emergency dental care. They also offer oral sedation for patients with dental anxiety, low pain tolerances or those who will have more invasive treatments. Dr. Zunner provides a wide range of dental treatments such as teeth whitening, dental implants, porcelain crowns and veneers, periodontal scaling and root planing and resin fillings.
Dr. Amber Rosenberg Shay, DDS
Dr. Amber Rosenberg Shay, DDS, attained her undergraduate degree from the University of Notre Dame. She chose to pursue her dreams of working in the dental healthcare profession at the University of Buffalo School of Dental Medicine, where she received both her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree and her Advanced Education in General Dentistry certificate. She serves as part-time faculty in the Restorative Dentistry department of the University of Buffalo Dental School.
Dr. Rosenberg Shay and her uncle, Dr. Rosenberg, provide dental care services from Rosenberg Dental, a state-of-the-art family dental practice with same-day ceramic or porcelain tooth restorations and emergency dental care. Their office is wheelchair accessible and inviting, their team and staff are friendly and kind, they also accept a variety of insurance plans. They offer such services as comprehensive exams, including X-rays, and thorough cleanings. As well as cosmetic and general procedures including CEREC® same-day crowns and bridges, full and partial dentures, porcelain veneers, in-office teeth whitening, Invisalign®, root canals, onlays, dental implants and BOTOX.
Dr. Christian Mitchell, DDS
Dr. Christian Mitchell, DDS, attained his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the University at Buffalo School of Dental Medicine and received the Pediatric and Community Dentistry Award. He then transferred to the Buffalo Veterans Association Medical Center for his residency. He is passionate about track and football and was awarded the 2009 Duke Scholar Athlete Award. Dr. Mitchell is passionate about giving to others and is heavily involved in community outreaches with the Rochester Special Olympics, the Cattaraugus Indian Reservation and as a volunteer in Mexico and Ghana.
Dr. Mitchell is based as Lakeshore Dental Care, a charming dental practice that he and his wife, Dr. Lindsay Mitchell, run and operate. They are dedicated to serving their community with the highest quality care, the latest technology and welcoming staff. Dr. Christian offers many services, including dental sealants, prophylaxis, fluoride, fillings, Empress® restorations, oral cancer screening, digital x-rays, porcelain veneers and teeth whitening.