Where Kindness & Dentistry Meet

Fax (209)772-2415

James B. DuHamel DDS, Diplomat AADSM

13 Main Street, Valley Springs, CA 95252


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

Meet our team

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.


Dr. Peggy McInerney has been working closely with Dr DuHamel for the past five years and has recently excepted a full-time position as an associate dentist at DuHamel Family Dentistry. Dr.

Registered Dental Assistant

Amy attended college at Andon College in Stockton, California for dental assisting. She did her externship right here at DuHamel Family Dentistry and was hired shortly after as a registered Dental Assistant.

Registered Dental Assistant

Karen is a graduate of Galan Dental Assisting College of Modesto. She has been working in the dental field for more than 26 years. Prior to coming to Dr Duhamel’s office 22 years ago, she worked at various offices in Stockton.

Registered Dental Hygienist

Stephanie is a Registered Dental Hygienist. She graduated from Diablo Valley College in Pleasant Hill, CA in 2001. She joined our staff that same year. Stephanie and her husband moved to Calaveras County (where she was raised) in 2004.

Registered Dental Hygienist

Alicia is a Registered Dental Hygienist who graduated from Chabot College in Hayward, CA in 2006. She joined our staff in the fall of that same year. Alicia, her husband Jeremy and their two daughters, Mazie and Laney live in Angel Camp.

Registered Dental Hygienist

Berenice is a Registered Dental Hygienist who graduated from University of Southern California Dental Hygiene School in 2006. She joined our practice in 2007. She lives in Valley Springs with her significant other, Jesse and their dog Charlie.

Registered Dental Hygienist

Kelly is a Registered Dental Hygienist who joined our team in early 2012.

Dental Sleep Specialist

Kelly has been a registered RDA since 1988. She began her career in Stockton working at a busy orthodontic office. There she worked for 19 years before coming to DuHamel Family Dentistry. Kelly’s contributions to our dental office are diverse.

Patient Coordinator

Christie has lived in Calaveras County since 1995. She is married to Dr DuHamel’s son, Derek and together they have a son, Derek Jr. Christie started her working life assisting the elderly then chose a career in banking.

Patient Coordinator

Stacy graduated Western Career College in Pleasant Hill, Ca. in 1998. She earned her RDA License and AS degree in dental science.

Registered Dental Assistant

I attended Andon College in Stockton, Ca right out of high school in 2000. I shortly after got my RDA license.

About us

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,...

Recent News

Our office will be closed Monday, February 19, 2018 in honor of President's Day! We'll see you on Tuesday!

Enjoy this time with family and friends! We look forward to seeing you in the New Year! We will be closed December 25th until January 2nd, 2018!

Enjoy your holiday! Our office will be closed Nov. 23rd and 24th!

Contact us

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.    


Call our office for details.