Where Kindness & Dentistry Meet

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James B. DuHamel DDS, Diplomat AADSM

13 Main Street, Valley Springs, CA 95252


WEDNESDAY 8:00AM-5:00PM;  FRIDAY 8:00AM-2:00PM  

Dr. James B. DuHamel

CEO, Dentist

Dr. DuHamel graduated from Northwestern University Dental School in 1973 with honors. Doctor practiced in Sunnyvale, California from 1973 until 1987 at which time he moved to Calaveras County and began practicing in the Mother Lode area. In 1994, he opened his own practice in the Valley Springs. In addition to his current general practice in Valley Springs, doctor has limited Dental Sleep Medicine practices in Lodi and Modesto, California. Dr. DuHamel has over 30 years experience in functional orthodontics, temporalmandibular joint therapies and 20 years experience in oral sleep appliances. Doctor uses Oral Myology in his practice to treat dysfunctional swallow patterns for his Orthodontic, Sleep Apnea and TMJ patients. Dr. DuHamel is a diplomat of the American Board of Dental Sleep Medicine and the Academy of Clinical Sleep Disorders Disciplines. He is also a fellow of the International College of Cranio-Mandibular Orthopedics. Dr. DuHamel interests include hunting, organic gardening and coaching youth softball/baseball. In 2003, Doctor was named Calaveras Enterprise Sportsman of the Year. Dr. DuHamel also enjoys following San Francisco Giants baseball. MEMBER OF: American Dental Association California Dental Association San Joaquin Dental Society American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine(Diplomat) International Association of Orthodontics Academy Clinical Sleep Disorder Discipline (Diplomat) International College of Cranio-Mandibular Orthopedics (Fellow)

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DuHamel  Family Dentistry provides our patients with a complete evaluation of their oral health.  We offer the best treatment available.  We believe it is our responsibility to educate ourselves by all means available and pass this information on to our patients.  We offer education on the latest health technologies,...

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13 Main Street,
Valley Springs, CA 95252

Office: 209-772-9649  Fax: 209-772-2415



      We offer credit options!      

  • Are you 100% disabled due to a wartime disease or injury?
  • Do you need dental care?
  • We can work with the VA for you.    


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