Daniel Hanks, DMD
Dr. Hanks brings a unique perspective to dentistry, having embarked on his dental journey over two decades ago as a Dental Assistant in Massachusetts under the mentorship of his father-in-law. This experience instilled in him the importance of treating his patients with respect and kindness, coupled with a relentless focus on delivering the highest standard of dental care. However, this was only the beginning of his educational journey, and he later received his dental degree to provide more thorough dental care to his patients.
- Doctor of Dental Medicine – Tufts School of Dental Medicine
- Bachelor of Science in Biology with a Concentrations in Ethics & Healthcare – Villanova
As a dentist, Dr. Hanks takes pride in his ability to create functional dental restorations that harmoniously integrate with the entire oral system. His training has been particularly focused on various forms of prosthetic dentistry, enabling him to replace lost teeth with realistic and effective solutions. His passion for dentistry extends to a commitment to continual learning, innovation, and improving the overall patient experience.
He is not only a dental professional, but an advocate for giving back to his community and has been involved in various outreach programs, serving people in need through dentistry. Dr. Hanks has served globally in the Dominican Republic and locally in nursing homes, homeless shelters, orphanages, and a dental ministry. His deep-rooted values of compassion and service drive him to make a meaningful impact on the lives of those who require dental care but may not have the means to access it.
Outside of the office, Dr. Hanks is a loving husband and father of four. He is also a proud homeschooling parent, an outdoor enthusiast who enjoys hiking and exploring with his children, an archeology and animal behavior enthusiast, and a talented artist in painting, drawing, woodworking, and sculpting. Additionally, music and gardening are close to his heart, and he appreciates the wonders of the natural world, always seeking to learn more about plants and ecosystems. Dr. Hanks’ multifaceted interests reflect his curiosity and passion for the beauty and intricacies of the world around him.