Meet Our Dentists

Michael Buglione, DDS, F.A.G.D.

Dr. Michael Buglione is a life-long resident of Vestal, NY.  After graduating from Vestal Central High School in 1975, Dr. Buglione attended the University of Rochester where he received a BS degree in Biology.  He then completed a post graduate education at Georgetown University before enrolling in the University of Buffalo School of Dental Medicine.  After graduating with a DDS degree in 1983, Dr. Mike returned to the community that gave him his start and early education. 

In 1983 Dr. Mike partnered with his father, Dr. Anthony Buglione, in his established dental practice to form Vestal Dental Associates.  Dentistry has always been Dr. Mike’s passion.  Early on, he realized that in order to provide the best care possible, it would require a commitment to continuing education.  His focus has been on cosmetic dentistry and prosthodontics ---creating personalized treatment plans for his patients and delivering them in the most gentle and caring way possible

Outside of dentistry, Dr. Buglione loves to travel and experience different cultures.  He enjoys outdoor activities and especially skiing and hiking, as well as landscape design. 


  • Vestal Central High School
  • University of Rochester, BS Biology
  • Georgetown University, post graduate
  • University of Buffalo School of Dental Medicine, DDS degree


  • American Dental Association
  • Sixth District Dental Society
  • International Congress of Oral Implantology
  • CEREC Doctors Member
  • DOCS Sedation Member
  • Broome County Dental Society
  • Continuing Education Committee
  • Medical Missionaries (Haiti)


  • Past President of Broome County Dental Society
  • Past Chairman of Sixth District Continuing Education
  • Member – Foundation Dentistry for the Handicapped
  • Member – Broome County Dental Society Peer Review Committee
  • Fellow in the American Academy of General Dentistry

Raymond Buglione, DDS

Dr. Raymond Buglione was born and raised in Vestal, NY.  After graduating from Vestal Senior High in 1976, Dr. Ray attended Georgetown University in Washington D.C. where he earned his BS in Biology in 1980.  Dr. Ray soon enrolled in dental school at the Virginia Commonwealth School of Dentistry in Richford VA.

After graduating in 1984, Dr. Ray returned home to the Southern Tier and joined his brother, Michael and his father, Anthony to form Vestal Dental Associates. 

Dr. Ray’s passion for dentistry is grounded in his desire to build lasting relationships with his patients, many of whom he has been treating for well over 30 years.

Having experienced the rapid evolution in dental technology, Dr. Ray embraces changes in equipment and techniques as a way to provide better care for his patients.

After being involved in coaching youth athletics for many years, Dr. Ray now enjoys a little more relaxed life after work, enjoying golf, tennis, hiking and kayaking on the lake or just spending time with his family.


  • Virginia Commonwealth University of Dentistry
  • Georgetown University B.S. in Biology
  • Vestal Senior High School


  • American Dental Association
  • New York State Dental Association
  • 6th District Dental Society
  • Broome County Dental Society
  • American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry
  • Member – Foundation Dentistry for the Handicapped
  • CEREC Doctors Member
  • Docs Sedation Member

Nolan Robinson, DDS

Dr. Nolan Robinson was born and raised in the Southern Tier, and is proud to be serving our hometown community. He is a graduate of nearby Hobart College, where he earned his bachelor of science in chemistry and was a two-year captain for the football team. Dr. Robinson began his career in dentistry at the University at Buffalo School of Dental Medicine, where he graduated magna cum laude and as a member of the OKU National Dental Honor Society. He then completed an Advanced General Dentistry Residency at The Ohio State University and remained in Columbus, Ohio with a private practice for a full year before returning to the Binghamton area.

Dr. Robinson believes in a comprehensive medical approach to achieving optimal dental health. He has a passion for implant dentistry, cosmetic dentistry, and working with the latest advances in dental technology. During his training in Buffalo, Dr. Robinson participated in research on dental implants and bone physiology, and continues to receive advanced training on implants and the utilization of digital dental technology to optimize surgical and restorative outcomes.  In addition, Dr. Robinson has advanced training in both sedation dentistry and pediatric dentistry through his residency program at The Ohio State University.

Outside of the office Dr. Robinson enjoys playing golf, hiking in the Adirondacks, and spending time with family and friends. As a proud alumnus, Dr. Robinson attends many sporting events to cheer on the Statesmen and the Buckeyes. He is a wine connoisseur in training, enjoys culinary arts, collecting antiques, and is always listening to jazz or classical music.


  •   The Ohio State University, Advanced General Dentistry Residency
  •   University at Buffalo, School of Dental Medicine, D.D.S., Magna Cum Laude
  •   Hobart College, B.S. in Chemistry, Biochemistry Concentration, Biology Minor
  •   Johnson City Central High School


  •   American Dental Association
  •   Sixth District Dental Society, New York State Dental Association
  •   Broome County Dental Society
  •   International Congress of Oral Implantologists
  •   American Dental Political Action Committee
  •   CEREC Doctors Membership
  •   CEREC Study Club of Syracuse


  •   Omicron Kappa Upsilon, National Dental Honor Society
  •   Remote Area Medical Volunteer Corps
  •   The Robert B. Levine Award in Operative Dentistry
  •   Dentsply Merit Award in Removable Prosthodontics
  •   Dental Student Admissions Committee Award
  •   Druid Senior Honor Society, Hobart College
  •   George M Ashmun ’41 Memorial Prize in Pre-Med
  •   Ralph Hadley Bullard Prize in Chemistry
  •   William C. Stiles ’43 Memorial Award
  •   Bill Middleton Memorial Award