Dr. Reed Ference, DDS

Dr. Reed Ference, DDS

Periodontics | Male

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Dr. Reed Ference is a Periodontist serving the Albany area for more than 25 years. Dr. Ference performed implant surgery...Read more

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Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ference to family and friends
3.3
based on 15 total surveys (3 with reviews)
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in East Berne, NY |
If I could give Dr. Ference 100 stars, I would. I recently had gum grafting surgery done by him, and experienced zero pain throughout the process. Recovery has been remarkable, and nothing has even bled. Huge recommends!
East Berne, NY |
Tooth extracted, implant set. Did not feel a thing.
in Albany, NY |
I was a bit apprehensive about having periodontal work done, but Dr. Ference and his staff (Eva) helped things go smoothly. I was allowed to choose the music and when it seemed that I needed to reduce my anxiety due to a gag reflex, Dr. Ference worked with me to ease my mind...the nitrous oxide was very helpful even though I had initially said I was fine without it. Anyway, about five hours later I am in minimal pain and confident in knowing that Dr. Ference did a great job. Thank you!!!
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Dr. Ference says...

Dr. Reed Ference is a Periodontist serving the Albany area for more than 25 years. Dr. Ference performed implant surgery for over 25 years, with over 5000 implants placed! He is also experienced in Gum Grafting, Bite Adjustment, Osseous Surgery and LANAP™ Laser Periodontal Procedures. Dr. Ference is a professional member of the American Dental Association, the American Academy of Periodontology and the Academy of Osseointegration. Dr. Ference was awarded the NIH Research Training Grant award by the University of Connecticut School of Dental Medicine.

Professional Associations            

  • American Dental Association
  • American Academy of Periodontology
  • Academy of Osseointegration

Awards & Accolades            

  • NIH Research Training Grant - University of Connecticut School of Dental Medicine

 Office Hours            

  • Monday - Thursday: 8am - 5pm
  • Fridays: By appointment

 Forms of Payment         

  • For your convenience, payments may be made with cash, personal check, and bank draft, Discover, Visa, or MasterCard.
  • Financing through CareCredit available.

Insurances Accepted          

  • Our insurance coordinators deal with many different insurance companies. Some companies offer many different dental and medical plans. These companies can change benefits, co-pays, and deductibles many times throughout the year. We do our best to provide you with accurate coverage estimates based on information available to us. At times, it is almost impossible to accurately estimate a patient's insurance co-payment. Many insurance companies will not give out fees until after the treatment is completed. Dealing with these companies can be difficult and time consuming.
  • As a courtesy, we ask that you keep us informed of any change to your insurance. It is important that all information about you and your insurance is current.
  • Although we will gladly file a claim on your behalf, you may wish to submit the claim yourself. In general, insurers process claims filed directly by patients faster than those filed by the service providers (dental offices).
  • Further, most dental insurance policies are limited and often only pay for a portion of the procedure(s) that may need to be done.

Dr. Ference says...

  • Prophylaxis
  • Bruxism Treatments
  • Perioscopic Treatment
  • Scaling and Root Planing
  • Bite Adjustment
  • Osseous Surgery
  • Gum Grafting
  • Frenectomy
  • Crown Lengthening
  • Bone Grafting
  • Nerve Repositioning
  • Guided Bone and Tissue Regeneration
  • LANAP™ Laser Periodontal Procedures
  • Dental Implants
  • TEETH-IN-AN-HOUR™
  • Sinus Augmentation
  • Cosmetic Periodontal Surgery
  • Oral Cancer Exam
  • Stem Cell Recovery

Dr. Ference's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  •  Specializes in Periodontics
  •  No malpractice claims found
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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Education

  • Medical School
    Stony Brook University School Of Dental Medicine-D.D.S.

    Graduated in 1984

  • Residency Hospital
    Periodontics-University Of Connecticut School Of Dental Medicine
  • Undergraduate School
    Binghamton University-B.S. In Chemistry

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Practice Areas

  • Periodontics

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