Dentist Health and Wellness Committee (CDAD)

Helping Dentists With Chemical Dependency

Dentist Health and Wellness Comm

Confidentiality and Anonymity Assured


Meeting Dates

Committee Meetings
For information regarding meetings for members of the Dentist Health and Wellness Committee please contact Dr. Alan Budd at (800) 468-2004

Peer Support Group Meetings

The Dentist Health and Wellness Committee welcomes any dentist seeking confidential information or support for a problem with substance use. For information, directions, and a meeting schedule visit the Dentist Health and Wellness Committee website

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Visit the Health and Wellness web site



Primary Responsibilities

The Dentist Health and Wellness Committee is composed of at least six volunteer dentists appointed by the President whose responsibility is to:

  • Develop an effective informational and educational program to aid and assist the dental membership who voluntarily seek out services for a better and improved quality of life at a confidential and peer level.
  • Provide assistance, education, and information on issues related to dentist’s well-being and substance abuse.



Minutes and Materials

Questions or comments concerning the committee can be directed to the Committee Chair at or (800) 468-2004.


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Officers, Members, and Consultants




Program Director & Chair
Alan S. Budd, DMD
437 Boylston St #501
Boston, MA 02116
(617) 536-7730


Sean Rayment, DMD, DSC
Two Snow Hill Lane

Medfield,MA 02052 (508) 596-0297 

Charles F. Mahoney, DMD
4 Beccles Road
Falmouth, MA 02540
(508) 540-3106



Thomas E. Derosier, DDS
Falmouth Dental Assoc.
210 Jones Road
Falmouth, MA 02540
(508) 540-0303

Richard P. Dugas, DDS
11 Technology Drive
Bourne, MA 02532
(508) 759-2724

John B. Register, DDS
PO Box 1143
West Falmouth, MA 02574
(508) 540-4224

Alfred C. Peters, DMD
71 North Road
PO Box 3200
Pocasset, MA 02559

Arthur F. Hannigan Jr, DMD
81 Old Colony Way
Orleans, MA 02653
(508) 255-4312

Sean Rayment, DMD, DSC
118 Emmons Street
Franklin, MA 02038
(508) 520-7270

William Gilmore, DMD, MS
Tufts University School of Dental Medicine
One Kneeland Street
Boston, MA 02111

Elliott Smolensky, DMD
126 High Street
Greenfield, MA 01301

Gregg K. Mullens, Pharm D, DDS
40 School Street, Suite 6
Greenfield, MA 01301-2436
(413) 773-7766

James T. Reilly, DMD, MAGD, LADC-1
4 Rocky Hill Road
Andover, MA 01810
(508) 633-3821



John D. McPeake, PhD, CAS
P.O. Box 129
Dublin, NH 03444