Dr. Benjamin Hellickson was born in Corvallis, Ore. He received his bachelor’s degree in Microbiology from Oregon State University. It is at OSU that he and Dr. Sam met and became fast friends. In 2014, he received his Doctorate of Dental Surgery from the University of Pacific Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry in San Francisco, Calif. Dr. Ben provides the highest quality dental care to his patients full-time in our office and frequently attends continuing education courses and study clubs to make sure he is providing the most up-to-date services for his patients. He is a member of the American Dental Association, Multnomah and Washington County dental associations and American Academy of General Dentists.
Outside of the office Dr. Ben enjoys spending time with his wife, baby (coming March 2016), two dogs and family. He has an active lifestyle and enjoys running, hiking, biking, surfing, skiing, golfing and often participates in running races and triathlons around the Pacific Northwest and California. Dr. Ben is also an avid sports fan who can be seen at football, baseball and basketball games and as many Timbers games as possible.
It is such a unique opportunity to become an oral health care provider in the practice that introduced me to dentistry. I count myself very blessed to be a dentist in a practice with such great patients, staff and quality of dental care. Dentistry is a wonderful profession that fosters collaborative relationships between the patient and the dentist. It is my goal to work with you and your family to achieve the highest level of oral health possible, and I look forward to meeting you!