Heather Messing Billington, DMD

Dr. Heather Messing Billington

Dr. Heather Billington provides the highest quality of dentistry to her patients in a warm and caring environment at Billington Family Dentistry. She focuses on comprehensive dental care for the entire family.

Dr. Heather earned an undergraduate degree from Hamilton College in Neuropsychology. In 2001, she received her degree of Doctor of Dental Medicine from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey and was inducted into the Omicron Kappa Upsilon National Dental Honor Society. Following her dental education, Dr. Heather completed a post doctoral residency program at Abington Memorial Hospital in Abington, PA.

Dr. Heather believes that mutual trust and communication are the foundation to developing long lasting relationships with her patients. She is committed to clinical excellence and strives to create and maintain beautiful smiles.

Dr. Heather maintains an active role in the dental community through membership in the American Dental Association, the New York State Dental Association and the Fourth District Dental Society.

Dr. Heather and her husband Dan reside in the Saratoga Springs area and enjoy spending time with their two children.

W. Daniel Billington, DMD, MS

W. Daniel Billington, DMD, MS

Dr. Dan Billington is originally from Cherry Hill, NJ. He moved to Saratoga area in 2002 where he currently resides with his wife, Dr. Heather, and 2 children.

Dr. Dan has an undergraduate degree in Biology from the University of Delaware. In 2000 he received his degree of Doctor of Dental Medicine from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey. After his dental education, he completed a one year post doctoral residency program at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital in New Jersey.

Dr. Dan routinely participates in continuing education courses and advanced training so that he can deliver the best care to his patients. He has currently been focusing his additional training on the diagnosis and treatment of orofacial pain disorders. As Dr. Billington states, "My philosophy has always been to deliver the highest quality dental healthcare while maintaining compassion and integrity for my patients."

Dr. Dan is a member of the American Dental Association, New York State Dental Association, Fourth District Dental Society, and a Diplomate of the American Academy of Orofacial pain.

Dr. Allison Messing Smitkin, DMD

Dr. Allison Messing Smitkin earned her bachelor of science degree in Biology and Environmental Studies from Tufts University in 1998. She then went on to Rutgers School of Dental Medicine in Newark, NJ, where she graduated with a doctor of dental medicine in 2006.

Upon graduation, Dr. Smitkin completed a general practice residency at St. Peter's hospital in Albany, NY.

Dr. Smitkin is a member of the NY State Dental Association and the American Dental Association. In addition, she is an active member of the Saratoga Springs chapter of the Spear study club for continuing education.

Dr. Smitkin grew up locally, in Clifton Park and continues to enjoy all the beauty of the Adirondacks. She loves the outdoors, cooking and gardening and is an avid skier.