Dr. Andrew MacDonald, who also likes to be called Dr. Andy, is our new leading Orthodontist here at Winning Smiles. After arriving to the WNY area in 1981, he decided to stay and pursue his career in dentistry due to friends he had made and quality of life here in Buffalo. He has had the privilege of caring for patients in the Northtowns for more than 25 years and is excited to start practicing in the Southtowns!
In 1985 he graduated with honors from St. Bonaventure University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology and a minor in Psychology. He went on to graduate with a Doctorate of Dental Surgery degree from SUNY at Buffalo School of Dental Medicine in 1989. After graduating from Dental School he practiced general dentistry part time while attending the postgraduate program in Orthodontics at SUNY at Buffalo from 1989-1991. He then started his own practice in Tonawanda and Clarence.
Service to the community is an important part of his life. Besides serving in leadership positions in organized dentistry, he is a charter member of the Eastern Hills Sunrise Rotary Club which has afforded him in the opportunity to support local charities and give back. Dr. Andy has also coached House Soccer in Amherst for several years.
Outside of the office he enjoys family time, traveling and outdoor activities like hiking, biking and skiing with his wife and two children. It is important to him to provide a warm, friendly and caring atmosphere while providing his patients with an improved smile and better oral health.