A family practice treating all ages

38 Exchange Street

Athol, MA 01331


Our Dental Team


Athol Dental Associates was started in 1975 by Dwight K. Stowell, Jr. D.M.D. and has been serving patients in our region with gentle and compassionate dental care ever since. We would like to introduce our dental team to you:

Hemasundra Duggireddy, B.D.S., D.M.D.

Dr. Hemasundra Duggireddy received a Bachelors in Dental degree from the Government Dental College and Hospital, Vijayawada, India in 1998 and completed a General Practice Residency there in 1999. He practiced general dentistry as a director and owner of Sai Apollo Dental Clinic, Kadapa, India from 2000 to 2009. He then attended Boston University Goldman School Of Dental Medicine in advanced standing and earned his D.M.D. He has been practicing dentistry for over nine years and has kept up to date on many continuing education courses ensuring that his patients receive the most comprehensive and advanced dental care.

Dr. Duggireddy prides himself on his experience and passion for dentistry, and in providing the highest quality of General, Cosmetic and Advanced Restorative Dentistry. He is member of American Dental Association, the Massachusetts Dental Society, and the Academy of General Dentistry.

Dr. Duggireddy always strives to develop long-lasting and honest relationships with his patients. His knowledge and compassion allows him to truly care for their health and concern. When he’s not practicing dentistry, he enjoys travelling, watching movies, news, shopping, and spending time with family and friends.


Julie LeBoeuf,
Registered Dental Hygienist

Julie is a 1997 graduate of the Quinsigamond Community College Dental Hygiene Program. She has been with Athol Dental Associates since 2005. Julie has experience with all ages as well as with special needs patients.  With her easy-going, calm personality, her focus is to put patients at ease and take the time to explain each patient’s treatment needs. In her spare time Julie enjoys being with her children and family.

Jessica Riddell,
Registered Dental Hygienist

Jessica earned her dental hygiene degree from Springfield Technical Community College in 2009. She started with our practice in 2008 working as a dental assistant, and now is one of our dental hygienists. Her patients frequently comment how gentle, but thorough she is. She enjoys educating patients on their oral health and finds it rewarding to see the improvements they have made from visit to visit. When away from the office she enjoys traveling, the outdoors and spending time with friends and family.

We look forward to welcoming you to our practice!

Athol Dental Associates  •  38 Exchange Street, Athol, MA 01331