Lockport Dentist, Dentist in Lockport, NY

Drs. Dick, Potempa & Riad

Dr. Michael S. Dick received his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from New York State University at Buffalo, School of Dental Medicine in 1984. Prior to studying at Dental School, he attended Canisius College and graduated class of 1980. Dr. Dick has been practicing for over 25 years. Dr. Dick resides with his wife in the town of Royalton and has two grown children.  He enjoyed being a boyscout leader for many years and is an avid outdoorsman. 



Dr. Gregory P. Potempa received his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from New York State University at Buffalo, School of Dental Medicine in 1993. He has an undergraduate degree from Rutgers University class of 1988, where he swam and played tennis at the collegiate level.  He is a graduate of Lockport High School class of 1984.  Dr. Potempa has been practicing dentistry for more than 20 years. He currently resides in Lockport with his wife of 21 years, his three children and his Labrador retriever named Bear.  Dr. Potempa is a sports enthusiast and enjoys watching his children play volleyball, soccer and crew.  He is an avid Buffalo Bills and Sabres fan and also enjoys playing an occasional game of tennis.  Dr. Potempa has done dental missionary work in Haiti and hopes to one day retire and follow in his father's footsteps doing dentistry in the mission field once again.



Dr. Jihane M. Riad received her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from New York State University at Buffalo, School of Dental Medicine in 2002. Prior to studying at Dental School, she attended Utica College of Syracuse University and graduated class of'1999. Dr. Riad has been practicing dentistry for over 14 years. She resides with her husband and their four children in East Amherst. In addition to golfing, playing tennis and traveling with the family, Dr. Riad enjoys cheering for the Sabres and the Bills.



Dr. Gabrielle Balderman is proud to be a native Buffalonian. She completed both her undergraduate and graduate studies at the University of Buffalo, where she recieved her DDS in 2014 after receiving her B.A. in Biology and graduating Phi Betta Kappa. After graduation, Dr. Balderman completed her post-doctoral work at the Ohio State University where she was able to treat medically complex patients while gaining extensive experience in all aspects of general dentistry.



Our dental practice has been proudly providing dental services to the community for over 30 years. Thanks to our continued patients' trust and confidence, we have recently built and moved to our new state-of-the-art office on Snyder Drive. Since the start of our dental career, Drs. Dick, Potempa and Riad and their staff have kept up to date on many continuing educational classes, ensuring that their patients receive the most comprehensive and advanced dental care.

Drs. Dick, Potempa and Riad are members of the following organizations,

American Dental Society (ADA)

New York State Dental Society (NYSDA)

Eight District Dental Society

Lockport Dental Society









Potempa, Dick & Riad

of Lockport, NY. We make beautiful smiles a reality. Quality dental care provided by Dr. Michael Dick, Dr. Gregory Potempa and Dr. Jihane Riad and staff at our beautiful NY office. Providing a wide array of dental procedures including Welcome, SONOMED (Sleep Apnea Device), Bonding/White Fillings, Bridges, Crowns, Hygiene/Periodontal Health, Teeth Whitening, Veneers/ Lumineers, Dental Implants, Dentures/Partial Dentures, Extractions, Invisalign, Root Canal (Endodontics), Inlays/Onlays, Crown Lengthening, Post Op Instructions, Cosmetic Dentist, Pediatric Dentist, Invisalign, Dental Implants, Emergency Dentist, Family Dentist, Teeth Whitening and many other services. All of this available in our convenient Dentist office in Lockport, NY. Also Proudly Serving: Wilson, Niagra County, Erie County