Meet Our Doctors

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P. Gard Lorey, D.D.S.

Dr. P. Gard Lorey has been practicing as a family and cosmetic dentist in Skaneateles, NY since 1985. He obtained his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the University at Buffalo School of Dental Medicine. He received his certification in orthodontics from the United States Dental Institute.

Dr. Lorey is a Fellow of the World Congress of Microdentistry. He holds professional memberships with the Fifth District Dental Society, American Dental Association, American Association for Functional Orthodontics, the Onondaga County Dental Society, the Cayuga County Dental Society, and the Syracuse Dental Study Club.

He volunteers with the Medical Mission of Miracles in El Salvador. Every year since 2004 he has traveled to remote villages providing much needed dental care for the people of El Salvador who don't have access to it. Dr. Lorey has also established and helped sponsor a program through the Episcopal Diocese of Central New York to provide monthly dental care for the remote villages by an El Salvadorean Dentist.

"Being a lifelong member of the community, I am happy to have as patients friends of my parents, people I grew up with and friends of my children."


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Sean P. Smith, D.D.S.

Dr. Sean P. Smith has been in private practice in Skaneateles, New York since 2004. Originally from Liverpool, Dr. Smith and his wife Sandra returned to Central New York after he obtained his doctorate from the University at Buffalo School of Dental Medicine. He completed his residency at St. Joseph's Hospital in Syracuse where he now volunteers his time to teach others working through the program. He is a member of the American Dental Association, the Fifth District Dental Society, the Onondaga County Dental Society, and the Syracuse Dental Study Club.

Dr. Smith has furthered his education with certifications in:

  • Straightwire orthodontics
  • Six Month Smiles – cosmetic alignment of teeth in an average of only six months
  • Invisalign – clear aligner system to straighten teeth without conventional brackets
  • CEREC advanced training completed – single visit crowns and restorations
  • Fabricating Snoring and Sleep Apnea dental appliances



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James Wanamaker, D.D.S.

Dr. James Wanamaker grew up in Syracuse, NY. He began his education at Christian Brothers Academy then continued to Le Moyne College. He graduated cum laude from Le Moyne College in 2012 with a Bachelors of Science in Biology and a minor in Business Management.

Dr. Wanamaker then earned his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from SUNY Buffalo School of Dental Medicine in 2016 with a concentration in pediatric dentistry. While at Buffalo, he served in multiple roles in organized dentistry including National Chair of the Council on Advocacy for the American Student Dental Association. Dr. Wanamaker was awarded the Dean’s Award in 2016 for his “critical thinking and devotion to the advancement of the dental profession.”

Following dental school he then completed a post doctoral General Practice Residency at SUNY Upstate Hospital and the Syracuse VA Hospital. He has completed additional training in Invisalign. Dr. Wanamaker is also a writer for a dental education company for new dentists.

Dr. Wanamaker resides in Camillus NY with his wife, Francesca. In his spare time, he enjoys traveling, writing, snow skiing, and water sports.

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