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 is our associate dentist at DuHamel Family Dentistry.  She has been working with Dr. DuHamel since graduting from Tufts Dental School, Boston, MA. in 2010 . Dr.

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 earning her RDA License and AS degree in dental science.
Registered Dental Assistant

Amy attended college at Andon College in Stockton, California for dental assisting.

Registered Dental Assistant

Karry graduated from Galen College in Modesto and has been a Dental Assistant since 1986. She worked in Stockton before coming to work for Dr. DuHamel, whom she has worked for the last 25 years.

Registered Dental Assistant

Becky has been a dental assistant since 1987, also serving as a Trained Dental Laboratory Technician in the USAF. She is married with three children and has lived in this community for 30 years, loving the wide open spaces and country living!

Registered Dental Hygienist

Kelly joined our team in 2012 as a Registered Dental Hygienist.

Registered Dental Hygienist

Berenice is a Registered Dental Hygienist who graduated from University of Southern California Dental Hygiene School in 2006, joining our practice shortly after in 2007.

Dental Sleep Patient Coordinator

Ana has been in the medical/dental field for 6 years. This year being her first year with Dr. DuHamel.

Administrator for Sleep Connect Inc.

Jodie began working for Dr. DuHamel in 2015, helping to promote and work as a software trainer for his software company, Sleep Connect Inc.

Registered Dental Hygienist

Alicia is a Registered Dental Hygienist who graduated from Chabot College in Hayward, CA in 2006, joining our staff in the fall of the same year.

Registered Dental Hygienist

Bailey was born and raised in the Stockton/Lodi area, but chose well when she joined our staff after graduating from University of the Pacific in June of 2017.

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.

Registered Dental Assistant

Kimberly 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

Enjoy your day with family and friends! Remember our independence and love for our country!

Dr. Peggy and Becky spent their day on Thursday doing free dental work for veterans. They volunteered with Dr. Shannon Russell, 1st Impressions Dentistry in Angels Camp. We...

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.