Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Related Information and ​Resources


The NYS Department of Health has released the following document: Interim Guidance For Dentistry During the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency. It is important that you review the document and follow the instructions on the last page.

Note: The last page contains a link at the bottom of the page that will take you to an acknowledgement form. Once completed, you must submit online.


The information about ​vendors and services contained below does not constitute endorsement or recommendation by the Eighth District Dental Society.

National Dental Supply Chains:

- Henry Schein Dental
- Patterson Dental
- TDSC The Dental Supply Company  (NYSDA sponsored)
- Benco Dental

Face Masks, Face Shields:
- NISSHA Medical Technologies (variety of PPE equipment & supplies) 716.847.7504 Dr. Mike Gaglio
- Niagara Scientific Products (KN95 masks) 716-759-6174 Jon, Jenn DeMeis
- MedActive John Freda (KN 95 masks) 716-510-4070
- UB Dr. Praveen Arany (3D printed masks)
- Anton DecoTech Bill McCauley (716-857-0220)
- NelDerm Face Shields (440-867-3214)
- Ultralight Optics: (loupe compatible face shields)
- Professional Plastics; Face shields, Sneeze Guards (716-912-1205) Tom  Westermeier
- M Plus, LLC (301-279-8780) Mark Eidelman N95 masks & disposable gowns
- Designs for Vision, Inc (1.800.345.4009) loupes, face shields
​- Pro-Tex (800) 680-9361 face shields
- Becky Colville (716) 907-6945 N95 & KN95 masks
- Chronically Fit  Diana Donnarumma (716) 812-0043

Questions about Masks, Fit Testing, NIOSH concerns, call Erie Co. Department of Health, or Department of Homeland Securities/Supplies at 716-858-2300

Fit Testing
- OSEA Inc. Fit Testing Buffalo, NY (716-821-0091) Joe Coniglio
- Great Lakes Environmental (716) 827-0700

R​eopening Kits​
Buffalo Design & Printing (716.877.9444) ​Email:

Small Business Administration Info

Eighth District Blast Emails

​Reopening 05.29.20
KN95 & Fit Tests
May 19 Blast Email