Dr. Frederic Mackler, DMD

Dr. Frederic Mackler, DMD

Dentistry  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 72
Dr. Frederic Mackler, DMD is a dentistry practitioner in West Springfield, MA and has been practicing for 47 years. He graduated from Tufts University School Of Dental Medicine in 1971 and practices dentistry, pediatric dentistry, and more.Read his story

46 Daggett Dr Ste 2C

West Springfield, MA 01089

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  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Delta Dental

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Dr. Mackler's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Mackler "Originally from Holyoke, Massachusetts, Dr. Mackler spent three years living in England while practicing dentistry in the U. S. Air Force before returning to Western Massachusetts. His interests outside the office include indoor gardening, snowshoeing, and spending time with his three grandchildren. He also enjoys teaching at the University of Connecticut School of Dental Medicine where he has been a volunteer faculty member in the Department of Reconstructive Sciences since 1999.The Commission on Dental Competency Assessments (formerly known as The Northeast Regional Board of Dental Examiners) recently awarded Dr. Mackler The William K. Collins, Sr. Meritorious Service Award "in recognition and appreciation of twenty years of dedicated and devoted service" to the dental examination community."


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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Mackler "We are a patient-centered practice.    We have the skills, training, and experience to provide you with the finest dental care available anywhere, but our treatment plans are always based on your unique individual needs and wants.  Our patients range in age from 6 months to 98 years-old.  It is our goal to help you keep your teeth a lifetime as thousands of our patients have done over our 35 year practice history."

8  Practice Areas

  • Dentistry
  • Cosmetic Dentistry
  • Emergency Dentistry
  • Endodontics
  • Minimally Invasive Dentistry
  • Pediatric Dentistry
  • Prosthodontics
  • Reconstructive Dentistry

14  Conditions Treated

  • Cavity
  • Chipped Tooth
  • Dental Disorders
  • Gingivitis
  • Grinding of Teeth
  • Gum Disease
  • Tooth Abrasion
  • Tooth Abscess
  • Tooth Attrition
  • Tooth Decay
  • Tooth Demineralization
  • Tooth Discoloration
  • Tooth Loss
  • Toothache

19  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • University Of Massachusetts
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1967
  • Tufts University School Of Dental Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1971
  • Wilford Hall/Usaf Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1972

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Mackler has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Mackler has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Mackler's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Mackler to family and friends
8 total reviews (8 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

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Dr. Mackler's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

I have know/been visiting Dr. Mackler close to 25 years and not only is he an excellent Dentist he is a good friend. He's very knowledgeable , teaching a class at Yale but what I really like is he is a funny guy which puts his patients at ease. I would recommend Dr. Mackler 100% to anyone who is...more
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This is an update to my last review. Had pain in my jaw and called this morning and they saw me @ 4:15 same day.I saw his new associate Dr Scolladr and her assistant Robin as Dr Mackler was with another patient.. Dr Scollard was amazingly friendly,kind and very helpful. Robin could not have been...more
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I've been seeing Dr. Mackler since I was a child. He's calm and competent and always treats me well. The office is bright, clean, and cheery. Maureen is wonderful with the kids too.
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I love going to this office. Everyone is friendly and show the love for what they do. Now, we have been taking our son there since he was 2, and he is super comfortable letting the dentist check him out. Muchas Gracias to Dr. Mackler and staff
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I went in with a throbbing jaw 15 years ago and have been going back ever since. They're super friendly, do great work, and treat me like I'm valued as a patient.
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