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Marshall                       Fagin

Marshall Fagin 

Department of Restorative Dentistry

Clinical Associate Professor

Specialty/Research Focus

Esthetic Dentistry; Fixed Prosthodontics; Implant Dentistry; Prosthodontics; Prosthodontics; Removable Prosthodontics

 
Professional Summary:

Marshall D. Fagin, DDS Prosthodontist

Dr. Fagin received his dental degree from the State University of New York at Buffalo School of Dental Medicine in 1970 and his Certificate in Prosthodontics in 1972 from Boston University.

An international lecturer and educator for over 35 years, Dr. Fagin frequently updates his colleagues on the most recent advances in cosmetic, implant and reconstructive dentistry. He is currently a part-time Associate Professor in the Dept. of Graduate Prosthodontics at SUNY at Buffalo School of Dental Medicine and has conducted several “Hands-On” courses for dentists on “Anterior Esthetic Makeovers” at the school’s Esthetic Dentistry Education Center and for the University of Florida School of Dentistry’s Mastership Program. He was voted by his colleagues to “Best Dentists in America” 2004/2005/2013, 2008“Global Who’s Who Man of the Year” in Dental Health, “Top Dentists” 2008/2014 and was elected to faculty membership in the Honorary Dental Society Omicron Kappa Upsilon. He was awarded Diplomat status in the International Congress of Oral Implantologists in 1994. Dr. Fagin assisted on faculty at the Misch Implant Institute 1991-1993 (Detroit) and 2006-2007 (Rochester). He is also an honored Fellowship recipient of the International College of Dentists (1993 ) for his contributions to Dentistry. In 2013 Dr. Fagin received the coveted ‘FRANK STONE AWARD‘ from the Erie County Dental Society for all his years of contribution to dentistry in Western New York.
In 2013, 2014 & 2015 he promoted National Prosthodontics Awareness Week and this past year started the "Dentistry Smiles on Veterans" program with the dental school and 8th District Dental Society.
Dr. Fagin is also an active member of the American Academy of Fixed Prosthodontics, the American College of Prosthodontists, and Alpha Omega International Dental Fraternity. To learn more, see his website at www.transformyoursmile.com.

CONTACT INFO:

Dr. Marshall Fagin
Prosthodontist
531 Farber Lakes Drive
Williamsville, NY 14221
Office: 716-633-7070
Cell: 716-913-4857
e-mail office: mfagin@transformyoursmile.com

Education and Training:
  • Cert, Misch Implant Institute (1991)
  • Cert, Boston University School of Graduate Dentistry (1972)
  • DDS, State University of New York at Buffalo (1970)
  • BS, University of Wisconsin (1966)
Employment:
  • Clinical Associate Professor, Restorative Dentistry, SUNY at Buffalo (2004-present)
  • Prosthodontist, Marshall D. Fagin, DDS, Prosthodontist, PLLC (2012–2015)
  • Dentist, Fagin and Associates - Prosthodontists (1974–2012)
  • Dentist, Fagin and Associates - Prosthodontists (1974–2012)
  • Adjunct Instructor, Misch Implant Institute (2005–2006)
  • Clinical Assistant Professor, Graduate Fixed Prosthodontics, Removable, SUNY at Buffalo (1974–2004)
  • Adjunct Instructor, Misch Implant Institute (1991–1993)
  • Clinical Instructor, Boston University School of Graduate Dentistry (1973–1974)
Awards and Honors:
  • National Federation for Just Communities of Western New York Community Leader Healthcare Award (2016)
  • Daniel H. Squire Society (2013)
  • FRANK STONE AWARD RECIPIENT (2013)
  • Global Who's Who Many of the Year in Dental Health (2008)
  • Best Dentists in America (2008)
  • 8th District Dental Society - 1000 Hours of Continuing Education (2006)
  • Best Dentists in America (2005)
  • Omicron Kappa Upsilon - Honorary Faculty Membership (2005)
  • "Thirty Year" pin for dedicated service to SUNY School of Dental Medicine (2004)
  • Best Dentists in America (2004)
  • International Congress of Oral Implantology - Diplomat (1994)
  • International College of Dentists - Fellowship 1993 (1993)
  • International Congress of Oral Implantaologists (1992)
  • First Place Award (1991)


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Professional Memberships:
  • Eighth District & Erie County Dental Society, Life Member (2010–present)
  • Eighth District Dental Society Board; Budget & Finance Committee 2008 (2008)
  • Eighth District Dental Society Board; Councellor-at-Large 2007-2008 (2007–2008)
  • Omicron Kappa Upsilon Honorary Dental Association (2005–present)
  • American Academy of Fixed Prosthodontics (2004–present)
  • International College of Dentists (1993–present)
  • International Congress of Oral Implantologists (1991–present)
  • American College of Oral Implantology (1991–present)
  • American Society of Osseointegration (1991–present)
  • American College of Prosthodontists (1988–present)
  • Association of WNY Prosthodontists (1985–present)
  • Alpha Omega Dental Fraternity; International Deputy Regent (1983–1969)
  • American Dental Association (1974–present)
  • New York State Dental Society (1974–present)
  • Eighth District Dental Society (1974–present)
  • Erie County Dental Society (1974–present)
  • Metropolitan Dental Study Club; Founder & president for the past 40 years (1974–present)
  • Erie County Dental Society (1974–present)
  • Alpha Omega Dental Fraternity (1985-1986); International Regent 1985 - 1986
  • American Prosthodontic Society
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Presentations:
  • "Tips & Tricks for Excellence in Esthetic Dentistry: Pearls to use on Monday" Georgia Dental Society (2016)
  • "Tips & Tricks for Excellence in Esthetic Dentistry: Pearls to use on Monday" Chicago Dental Society (2016)
  • "Tips & Tricks for Excellence in Esthetic Dentistry: Pearls to use on Monday" Northlake Dental Association (2016)
  • "Tips & Tricks for Fixed Temporization: Pearls to use on Monday" Metropolitan Dental Study Club (2016)
  • "Biofunctional Esthetic Dentistry & More: Take your Practice to the Next Level in Esthetic Dentistry - (hands-on session)" University of Florida (2016)
  • "Trouble-Shooting and Predictably Resolving Many of your Fixed prosthetic Problems: Includes a ‘Hands-on‘ Program for Laser Troughing, Gingivoplasty, & Implant Exposure along with Temporization Made Easy - (hands-on session)" Long Island AGD Chapter (2016)
  • "Addressing the Challenges and Solutions to Anterior Implant Esthetics from Treatment Planning to Completion - Afternoon Session" ADA National Convention (2015)
  • "Tips & Tricks to Achieve Excellent Outcomes in Fixed Prosthetics: Pearls to use on Monday - Morning Session" ADA National Convention (2015)
  • "Cements & Temps: Pearls for Success (with hands-on session)" Buffalo Niagara Alumni Meeting (2015)
  • "Biofunctional Esthetic Dentistry & More: Pearls To Use On Monday" Rochester Study Club Symposium (2015)
  • "Tips & Tricks for Conquering Impressions, Temporization & Other Pearls to Use of Monday" Thayer Dental Lab (2015)
  • "One of Key opinion leaders" Danville Materials Inner Circle Summit (2015)
  • "Digital Dentistry‘s Impact & Experiences: Panel Discussion" Microdental Laboratories Expedition 2015 (2015)
  • "Tips & Tricks for Better Temps: Faster, Easier, Better & More Predictable Results for both Teeth & Implants" SUNYAB School of Dentistry CE Course (2015)
  • "Hands-on Demo/Slide Prsentation of Impression Techniques & Composite Use in Restoring worn & Eroded Teeth" Chicago Mid-Winter Meeting, Ivoclar Booth Exhibition Hall Convention Center (2015)
  • "Nuts & Bolts of Implant Treatment Planning, from Single Tooth to Complex Case: Reviewing Techniques and New Technologies to Achieve Predictable Success" Missouri Dental Association, State Winter Session (2015)
  • "Tips & Tricks for Excellence in Esthetic Dentistry: Pearls to use on Monday" Virgin Island Dental Association, same (2014)
  • "Meeting the Challenge of Impression Making for Predictable Success" Webinar - Vivalearning.com (2014)
  • "Techniques to COnquer the Challenge of Great Impressions with the Newly Released Virtual XD Materials - Webinar" Ivoclar Vivadent Corp. (2014)
  • "Tips & Tricks to Conquering Dental Impressions" Ivoclar‘s Northeast Regional Reps, At Ivoclar Vivadent headquarters (2014)
  • "Biofunctional Esthetic Dentistry & More: Pearls to Use on Monday" Nation‘s Capital District convention (2014)
  • "Minimal to No-Prep vs. Regular Prep Porcelain Veneers: The Art and Science for Success" Niagara County Dental Society (2014)
  • "Hands-on Demo/Slide Presentation of Impression Techniques" Chicago Mid-Winter Meeting, Ivoclar Booth Convention Center Exhibition Hall (2014)
  • "Nuts and Bolts of Implant Treatment Planning with Techniques and New Technologies Critical to Success" Metropolitan Dental Study Club (2013)
  • "Biofunctional Esthetic Dentistry & More: Pearls to Use on Monday" ADL Dental Lab, Toronto, Ontario, Canada (2013)
  • "Nuts & Bolts of Implant Treatment Planning with Techniques and New Technologies Critical to Success with Hands-on Session" Virginia AGD Chapter, Same (2013)
  • "Biofunctional Fixed Prosthodontics: Share the Passion: The Road Where Esthetics and Function Meet" University of Florida (Gainesville) School of Dentistry (2013)
  • "Trouble Shooting and Predictably Resolving Many Fixed Prosthetic Problems: Including Hands-On Program for Laser Troughing, Gingivoplasty, Implant Exposure, Temporiztion and Veneer Tinting/Shade Exercises" NYSAGD Long Island Chapter, New York State AGD Chapter, Long Island Chapter (2013)
  • "Biofunctional Esthetic Dentistry & More: Take your Practice to the Next Level in Esthetic Dentistry" University of Pittsburgh Dental School CE Program, University of Pittsburgh CE (2013)
  • "Trouble-Shooting and Predictable Resolving Many of your Fixed Prosthetic Problems" Greater Cleveland Northcoast Dental Society Conference (2012)
  • "Biofunctional Esthetic Dentistry & More: Take Your Practice to the Next Level in Esthetic Dentistry" Central Florida Dental Association (2012)
  • "The Nuts and Bolts for Success in Implant Dentistry" Utah Dental Association State Convention (2012)
  • "The Nuts and Bolts for Success in Implant Dentistry" Northtowns Oral Surgery Study Club (2011)
  • "Pearls: After 35 Years: Reflections on Prosthodontic Success" Eastman Dental Center - University of Rochester, NY (2011)
  • "Trouble-Shooting and Predictable Resolving Many of your Fixed Prosthetic Problems: Includes a ‘Hands-On‘ Program for Conquering the Challenge of Great Impressions" New York State Academy of General Dentistry - Long Island (2011)
  • "Conquering the Challenge of Great Impressions with Emphasis on Multiple Uses of the Soft-Tissue diode Laser - Webinar" Eighth District Dental Society (2011)
  • "Conquering the Challenge of Great Impressions" Webinar, 8th District Dental Society (2011)
  • "Conquering the Challenge of Great Impressions" Eighth District Dental Society (2011)
  • "Biofunctional Esthetic Dentistry & More: Take Your Practice to the Next Level in Esthetic Dentistry" University of Pittsburg (2011)
  • "Biofunctional Fixed Prosthodontics: Share the Passion: The Road Where Esthetics and Function Meet" University of Florida (Gainesville) School of Dentistry (2011)
  • "Biofunctional Fixed Prosthodontics: Share the Passion: The Road Where Esthetics and Function Meet" University of Florida - Gainesville, Mastership Program (2011)
  • "Taking Your Practice to the Next Level in Esthetic Dentistry" Lorraine County Dental society, Lorraine County Dental Society (2010)
  • "Trouble-Shooting & Resolving Several Fixed Prosthetic Problems: Including Conquering the Challenge of Great Impressions with Emphasis on the Soft-Tissue Diode Laser" Lorraine County Dental society, Lorraine County Dental Society (2010)
  • "Trouble-Shooting & Resolving Several Fixed Prosthetic Problems" Stonegate Implant Study Club, Stonegate Implant Study Club (2010)
  • "Trouble-Shooting and Predictably Resolving Many of your Fixed Prosthetic Problems: Includes a 'Hands-On' Program for Conquering the Challenge of Great Impressions" Stonegate Study Club - Rochester, NY (2010)
  • "The Nuts and Bolts for Success in Implant Dentistry" Dr. Michael Garvey Implant Study Club, Dr. Michael Garvey Implant Study Club (2010)
  • "The Nuts and Bolts for Success in Implant Dentistry" Dr. David Todd Study Club, Dr. David Todd Study Club (2009)
  • "Taking Your Practice to the Next Level in Esthetic Dentistry" Buffalo Niagara Dental Convention, Buffalo Niagara Dental Convention (2009)
  • "Minimal to No-Prep Veneers: The Art & Science for Success:" Monroe County Dental Society, Monroe County Dental Society (2009)
  • "Smile Makeovers: From Planning to Execution" Niagara County Dental Society, Niagara County Dental Society (2009)
  • "Biofunctional Fixed Prosthodontics: Share the Passion: The Road Where Esthetics and Function Meet" University of Florida School of Dentistry, University of Florida School of Dentistry (2009)
  • "Minimal to No-Prep Veneers: The Art & Science for Success:" Austin Women's Dental Study Club, Austin Women's Dental Study Club (2008)
  • "Minimal to No-Prep Veneers: Criteria for Case Selection and Success" SUNY at Buffalo, SUNY at Buffalo (2007)
  • "Contemporary Temporaries" SUNY at Buffalo, SUNY at Buffalo (2006)
  • "Temporizatio and Cementation - hands-on demonstration" ADA National Convention (Ivoclar-Vivadent Corp. Exhibition Booth (2006)
  • "Eastern Carribean Cruise 2 Day Program" Kennedy Professional Seminars, Kennedy Professional Seminars (2006)
  • "Anterior Smile Makeover Hands-on Module" Center for Aesthetic Dentistry, Center for Aesthetic Dentistry (2005)
  • "Anterior Esthetic Restorations" Eastman Dental Center, Eastman Dental Center (2003)
  • "Removable implant Prosthetics Diagnosis to Treatment" CQC Dental Laboratory Sponsored Program, CQC Dental Laboratory Sponsored Program (1996)
  • "Occlusal Diagnosis and Treatment in Perio-Prosth" South East Rochester Dental Study Club, South East Rochester Dental Study Club (1993)
  • "Perio-Prosthesis" Prosthodontic Study Club, Prosthodontic Study Club (1991)
  • "Diagnosis of Treatment" Stonegate Implant Study Club, Stonegate Implant Study Club (1991)
  • "Implant Diagnosis and Treatment Planning" Implant Dentistry Network of WNY, Implant Dentistry Network of WNY (1991)
  • "Restoration of Endodontically Treated Teeth" Ontario Endodontic Study Group, Ontario Endodontic Study Group (1987)
  • "Restoration of Endodontically Treated Teeth" Florida Endodontic Study Club, Florida Endodontic Study Club (1983)
  • "Periodontal Prosthesis" Northwestern Ohio Dental Study Club, Northwestern Ohio Dental Study Club (1982)
  • "Advanced Periodontal Prosthesis" Case Western Reserve University, Case Western Reserve University (1981)
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Service Activities:
  • NYS Volunteer at Brockport Ctr; NYS Volunteer at Brockport Ctr, providing free dentistry for those in need.; Volunteer (2016–present)
  • National Prosthodontic awareness Week - Family Justice Center of Buffalo; Dr. Fagin coordinated a special educational program at the family Justice Center of Buffalo with their Director Mary Travers Murphy and our school's Dr. Stephen Abel, for all Dental School Post-Grad Residents and Faculty along with local prosthodontists, on the problems of Domestic Violence and the resources available to us to identify, help, and stop the violence. Our goal is to create awareness about the issue and to empower the oral health community to better assess situations and meet the needs of patients who might be suffering as silent victims. It is also our goal to inspire local Prosthodontists and other dentists to consider providing some level of pro-bono care for select patients to help restore their smile, function, and their sense of dignity and self-esteem over the course of the coming year.; Coordinator (2016)
  • Dentistry Smiles on Veterans event; Dr. Fagin helped coordinate with the Dental School and the 8th District Dental Society, as well as several dental labs, 12 hygienists and 50 local dentists to provide Pro Bono dental care for Veterans Honorably Discharged after 1991. We also had 5 of our Prosthodontic residents participate and 5 prosthdontic faculty. Over 100 dental students also participated. Dr. Fagin also arranged for Mayor Brown to present Proclamation at this event for National Prosthodontics Awareness Week.; Coordinator (2015)
  • Mayoral Proclamation of National Prosthodontics Awareness Week; Arranged for Mayoral Proclamation at the Dental School. Had Dean Glick and leaders of WNY Organized Dentistry along with Prosth faculty and residents. Also was on AM Buffalo and Winging It TV programs to enhance public awareness of Prosthodontics and available Pro Bono opportunities in our community.; Coordinator (2014–present)
  • Volunteer "Neighborhood Dental Clinic"; Volunteered to supervise Dental Students Providing free dental care to patients at Neighborhood Dental Clinic; Volunteer (2013)
  • Mayoral Proclamation of National Prosthodontics Awareness Week; Arranged with Mayor Byron Brown of Buffalo for Ceremony and Proclamation of National Prosthodontics Awareness Week and received commitment from the Mayor to support and appreciation for all that the Dental School and our Students do for the Community.; Presentor (2013–present)
  • Dr. Marshall Fagin Prosthodontic Annual Award; This award provides a scholarship to a UB senior dental student who has been accepted into the UB Prosthodontic Residency Program. It is Dr. Fagin‘s goal to encourage dental students to pursue a career in this ever-inspiring and rewarding specialty of prosthodontics and to provide the highest quality dental care to their future patients with care, respect, and integrity. The recipient for this award should exhibit excellence in clinical prosthodontics, high moral character and a commitment to ongoing learning.; Contributor (2012–present)
  • Good Neighbors Dental Clinic with Alpha Omega Dental Fraternity; Volunteer (2012)
  • Coordinator for National Pros Awareness Week; Coordinator for National Pros Awareness Week "Pros as a Profession" Program at SUNAB School of Dental Medicine getting Pros Minor students and Pros Residents involved in inspiring others to consider Pros as their future specialty.; Coordinator (2011–2017)
  • Eight District Dental Society; Raised close to $35,000 for this fund For the Dr. Richard Fink Memorial Lecture Fund; Co-Chair (2008)
  • "Color Atlas of Dental Medicine & Aesthetic Dentistry"; Book review in Journal of Prosthodontics; Book Reviewer (2005)
  • Alpha Omega Dental Fraternity; President Buffalo Gilead Chapter 1998-2001, 1980 - 1981 International Deputy Regent 1983 International Regent 1985-1986 Continuing Active Board Member-at-large; President (1998–2001)
  • Association of WNY Prosthodontists; President Buffalo Gilead Chapter 1998-2001, 1980 - 1981 International Deputy Regent 1983 International Regent 1985-1986 Continuing Active Board Member-at-large; Treasurer (1986–2010)
  • Association of WNY Prosthodontists; President Buffalo Gilead Chapter 1998-2001, 1980 - 1981 International Deputy Regent 1983 International Regent 1985-1986 Continuing Active Board Member-at-large (1985–1986)
  • Eighth District Dental Society Board; Program Chairman (1980‘s & 2000‘s); Chairman (1980–2000)
  • Eighth District Dental Society; Laboratory Trade Committee Chairman; Chairman (1980–1990)
  • Erie County Dental Society; Dental Health Committee Chairman (1980 & early 1990); Chairman (1980–1990)
  • Alpha Omega Dental Fraternity; President Buffalo Gilead Chapter 1998-2001, 1980 - 1981 International Deputy Regent 1983 International Regent 1985-1986 Continuing Active Board Member-at-large; President (1980–1981)
  • Eighth District Dental Society Board; Public Relations Chairman (1980) Laboratory Trade Committee Chairman (1980's & early 1990's) Program Chairman (1980's & 2000's) Counselor-at-large (2007-2008) Budget & Finance Committee (2008-2010); Chairman (1980)
  • Metropolitan Dental Study Club of Western New York; Founder and President for the past 35 years; President (1974–present)
  • Camp Good Days - Fund Raising; Through the East Amherst Dental Center, Dr. Fagin and his colleagues raise significant funds yearly for Smiles for Life, supporting Camp Good Days & Special Times and the Garth Brook Foundation for kids with cancer, which has been deeply gratifying.
  • Good Neighbors Clinic Volunteer; This is a most rewarding experience, donating time to provide dental services to the needy. I have actively engaged my study club members to also volunteer and have supervised dental students living of themselves to the patients at this most special clinic.

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Squire Hall
Room 215

Phone: (716) 633-7070
Fax: 716-689-6327
Email: fagi@buffalo.edu


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