Gary J. Alexander, DDS


Dr. Gary J. Alexander was born and raised in Buffalo, New York.  After graduating form Kenmore West Senior High School he attended Canisius College and earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in biology.  He received his D.D.S. degree from the State University of New York at Buffalo School of Dental Medicine in 1981.  He then completed its postgraduate program in prosthodontics and received a Certificate of Proficiency in Fixed Prosthodontics in 1983.

He began practicing prosthodontics in Orchard Park, NY in 1983 and taught at SUNYAB School of Dental Medicine part-time for ten years.  He returned to part-time teaching in 2006, in the post-graduate program in prosthodontics.  He has volunteered in numerous dental missions to the Dominican Republic, national programs, and local clinics.

Dr. Alexander is a member of the American College of Prosthodontics, the American Academy of Fixed Prosthodontics, the American Dental Society, the Eighth District Dental Society, and the Erie County Dental Society.  He is a past president of the International Dental Study Club and the Fonzi Dental Study Club, and has been involved with the Western New York Dental Implant Study Club and the Southtowns Dental Study Club.  Dr. Alexander has been the finance chairman for the Boy’s and Girl’s Towns of Italy for the past seven years and a fund raiser for the Ramsy Tick Concert Series.

Dr. Alexander is an avid skier and boater.  He enjoys snowshoeing, kayaking, motorcycling, bicycling, and sailing.  His hobbies include listening to and playing music, woodworking, and photography.