As we begin to see more news about COVID-19 (coronavirus), Smile Center will be taking some additional steps to protect the health and safety of our patients and team.

We adhere to the ADA and CDC cleaning guidelines at all times, and all standard sterilization measures are followed.

Additionally, we have increased our daily cleaning and disinfecting measures to include frequently-touched surfaces, such as counter tops, door handles, bathroom surfaces, and more. We encourage our staff to use hand sanitizer and wash their hands thoroughly. We encourage our patients to do the same.

During this time we will be available only for emergencies. If you have a true emergency please call 716-634-4090

If you answer YES to any of the following questions, please CALL OUR OFFICE to reschedule your appointment. No cancellation fee or penalty will apply. Answer Questions
  • Have you traveled outside of the continental US in the past 14 days?
  • Have you traveled to/from high-risk areas in the US or on a cruise ship in the past 14 days?
  • Have you had close contact with a confirmed COVID-19 patient within 14 days of symptom onset?
  • Do you currently have a fever or symptoms of lower respiratory illness (e.g. cough, shortness of breath)?
  • Do you feel ill in any way?
Just like with our patients, we have asked our team members to stay home if they feel ill. Your health and well being are our top priority. We are monitoring the situation and updating our standards and policies as new information emerges. We promise to do everything in our power to keep you safe.

Please call our office if you have any questions.

Four key factors to consider when choosing a dentist in Buffalo, NY 14225

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When you take care of yourself, physically and emotionally, you feel and look better. Taking great care of your winning smile is critical to your optimal health and wellbeing. A visit to the dentist should, therefore, be a positive and comfortable experience.

If you are looking for a dentist to care for all of your oral health needs, you may wish to consider several factors, such as:

  • What are the experience and skills of the dentist and team?
  • Does the practice provide a comprehensive array of dental care services in one location?
  • Is patient comfort and convenience emphasized?
  • Are payment options available?

At Smile CenterDr. Gordon Kent and Associates, serving Buffalo, NY 14225, and surrounding areas of Rochester, Batavia, Erie, Springville, Olean, and Niagara Falls, we understand that every patient has unique needs and concerns. We are proud of our reputation for treating each patient with gentle, compassionate, personal, and clinically-superior dental care.

Dr. Gordon Kent has been providing life-enhancing dental care since founding the Smile Center in 1981. With a background in social work and a commitment to volunteerism, his inherent, caring nature is felt immediately by our patients. Dr. Kent specializes in all aspects of dentistry and is one of the most experienced dentists in the region. Our friendly and experienced team has enjoyed working together and creating a relaxing and fun environment filled with laughter and respect.

We understand the demands upon your time. We believe that it is important to have a trusting relationship with your dental professionals and doctors. That’s why we offer a complete range of dental care services so that you can remain with the dentist who knows you personally rather than be referred to numerous other practices. From orthodontics and cosmetic dentistry to the treatment and prevention of gum disease, we can help you to attain optimal oral health throughout your life.

Because your ultimate comfort is important to us, Smile Center of Buffalo, NY, provides many services and amenities to ensure that you receive high-quality dental care without hassle, pain, or inconvenience, including:

Dr. Kent and our staff are also committed to making sure that every patient can receive the care that he or she needs for a healthy, happy life. Smile Center accepts most major dental insurance plans, and also offers flexible payment options such as low monthly payment plans, low interest rates, credit card payments, Care Credit, and American Health Care Card. Additionally, we offer our own Smile Center Plan (SCP) for uninsured patients.

Call the Smile Center today at 716-634-4090. We are located at 4427 Union Road, Buffalo, NY 14225.

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Love them so much! They are always on time with their appointments. Super helpful with any questions I have, affordable, and attentive. Take care of anything that I’m worried about, 10/10