Dr. Helyne Hamelburg
Dr. Helyne Hamelburg began practicing dentistry in 1993. After receiving her B.A. in biochemistry in 1987 from Brandeis University she studied at the Tufts University School of Dental Medicine where she graduated in 1991. She received her postdoctoral training in the field of Periodontology at Boston University, graduating in 1993. She then worked in private practice for 8 years before joining her husband at Paradise Dental Associates in 2001.
During her 4 years at Tufts, she was a member of the dental fraternity, Alpha Omega. She served on the Board of Directors during her senior year. Upon graduating, she was also inducted into the dental honor society, OKU. This is a very privileged and prestigious organization awarded to only the top students of a given class.
Dr. Hamelburg also spends much of her time giving back to our community. She is a past member of the boards of directors at Congregation Shirat Hayam and the Jewish Federation of the North Shore. She has helped run fundraising events for those organizations as well as Tower School and the Jewish Community Center of the North Shore. She currently is the Chairwoman of the North Shore District Dental Society. She served as the Chairwoman of the North Shore District Dental Society for the 2018-2019 year. Prior to her chair, she served on the Executive committee in various roles for 8 years. For the 2019-2020 year she will serve on the Executive committee as Immediate Past Chairwoman.
Dr. Hamelburg is a member of the American Dental Association, American Academy of Periodontology, Massachusetts Dental Society, Massachusetts Periodontal Society and the American Association of Women Dentists. Dr. Hamelburg is passionate about health and wellness. She spends much of her free time exercising and exploring ways for her and her family to eat better and lead a healthier lifestyle.
The Drs. Hamelburg spend their free time together with their two children, Alexa and Jake. Alexa graduated from the University of Hartford where she earned a Bachelors degree in elementary and special education. She is excited for the 2019-2020 school year as she will be the lead kindergarten teacher at The Tender Learning Centre in Burlington, MA. Jake is currently studying biology, attending Badger home games, and living the life of a college student at the University of Wisconsin.
As a family the Hamelburgs enjoy skiing at Sunday River in Maine. They also love to travel and enjoy spending as much time as possible with family and friends.