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Christmas Party 2019

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Dentistry from the Heart – September 6, 2019

Doctors Steven Vukas and Tara Halliwell-Kemp participated in a day of free oral surgery for those in need, along with managers Fatima and Sarah, surgical assistants David and Cori, and receptionists Shauna and Linda. Thank you team!

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American Dental Association Meeting – September 4-8, 2019

Dr. Donnarumma had the pleasure of serving as a delegate from New York at the 160th ADA meeting in San Francisco this year!


Eighth District Dental Society Golf Tournament – June 2019

Our very own Doctor Glen Donnarumma, along with our Implant Manager Dave Chalmers and our Zimmer implant representative Matt, won this year’s William C. Knauf Memorial Golf Tournament! Congratulations!

Pikos Institute – April 17-20, 2019

Dr. Tara Halliwell-Kemp with founder and CEO of the Pikos Institute Dr. Michael Pikos after completing the ‘Alveolar Ridge Strategies: Single Tooth to Full Arch Reconstruction’ continuing education course.Northtowns eventsChristmas Party 2018

The NTOMFS team, and Practice Manager Cinde Gross presenting our surgical assistant Laura with her DAANCE certificate after passing her exam!

NYSSOMS Meeting 2018

Dr. Glen Donnarumma received his Presidential Service Plaque. Individuals from NY State and our national leadership of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery are pictured. Dr. Donnarumma is seated in the front row, second from the left.

BEAM Course – October 2018

This October, Dr. Glen Donnarumma attended one of his first BEAM (Breathing and Emergency Airway Simulation) courses developed by the American Association of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery. This course was given at a simulation center in the University of Minnesota – which is also near the mall of America! He was accompanied by dental colleagues from various parts of New York.

‘Should I Probe Dental Implants?’ – November 2018

We organized a program at Ivoclar Vivident about the process of treating patients with dental implants and different methods for doing so to ensure the highest level of patient comfort and long-term success! 


ADA Hawaii 2018

Dr. Donnarumma is pictured here with his wife at the annual American Dental Association Conference this October in Hawaii, with ADA president Dr. Crowley and local ADA leader Dr. James Hoddick and his wife. 

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International College of Dentists Induction (ADA 2018)

We are so proud to announce that Dr. Tara Halliwell-Kemp, DDS, MD was inducted into the International College of Dentists during her time at the American Dental Association Conference in Hawaii! Congratulations doctor!!! 

‘Think Outside the Bone’ – October 2018

Northtowns Oral Surgery in conjunction with Straumann and Pro-Esthetics Dental Laboratory, hosted a successful education program at the Big Ditch Brewery on Wednesday, October 10th.  There were over 100 dentists in attendance and a Northtowns Periodontist gave an excellent presentation on dental implants and soft and hard tissue grafting techniques. Fun and learning was had by all.


Niagara Community Mission Sweetheart Dinner

Dr. Tara Halliwell-Kemp and her husband Brian Kemp at the NCM Sweetheart Dinner in February 2018. Proceeds benefit local Crisis Services programs.

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Anesthesia Simulation Course 2018

Patient safety is a priority at Northtowns. Look at some of our team members in action at an anesthesia simulation course Dr. Halliwell-Kemp arranged as president of the Western New York Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Society!

Hospice Walk 2017

The Northtowns Tooth Fairies!