About our office

At East Amherst Dental, we believe that your smiles means more! We strive to make sure all of our patients are healthy, happy and continuously receiving the best possible care. Your smile means that you deserve every technology and treatment modality that's available. This is all part of making absolutely certain that you enjoy the greatest possible overall dental health, and that any cosmetic enhancements are built on a foundation of healthy teeth, bones, and gums. We would welcome the oppo...Read More

Meet our team

Dr. Mark Wendling Read Bio

Dr. Wendling was born and raised in Buffalo and graduated from the University of Buffalo School of Dental Medicine in 1998. After performing his postgraduate residency at Buffalo General Hospital, he was offered an attending position to educate and train dental residents and to perform procedures in the operating room on special needs general sedation patients. During this period he also started his private practice. Because it is important to Dr. Wendling to keep up with the latest advances ...Read More

Dr. Laura Picano Read Bio

Dr. Laura Picano grew up in New Hartford, NY. She then moved to Buffalo and received her Bachelor of Science with honors in medicinal chemistry from the University at Buffalo. She graduated with thesis and Latin honors from the University at Buffalo School of Dental Medicine minoring in prosthodontics and pediatric dentistry. In 2016, Dr. Picano completed a General Practice Residency at Yale University/Yale-New Haven Hospital. Dr. Picano values the use of evidence-based dentistry in her pract...Read More

Dr. David Rice Read Bio

Dr. Rice was born and raised in Western New York and graduated from the State University of New York at Buffalo School of Dental Medicine with honors. He completed his postgraduate training in 1995 at the Allegheny General Hospital in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Because continuing education is of the utmost importance to Dr. Rice, he has furthered his studies over the past years with an emphasis on restorative, cosmetic, and implant dentistry at the world-renowned Pankey Institute and Dawson Ce...Read More

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Services we provide

At East Amherst Dental Center we strive to provide our patients with the best and most complete dental care. Our doctors and staff frequently attend continuing education seminars to learn the latest dental techniques. Here are some of the services we provide, please click here.

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We offer a number of convenient payment options for our patients which make it easy to afford any care you may need.

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