Timothy J. Hempton, DDS
Timothy J. Hempton, DDS, iis an adjunct associate clinical professor and former director of post-doctoral
periodontology at Tufts University School of Dental Medicine in Boston. He is a diplomate of the American Board of
Periodontology and maintains a private practice limited to periodontology and implantology in Dedham, Massachusetts.
Hempton is a member of Dimensions of Dental Hygiene’s Editorial Advisory Board and answers questions regarding
periodontology on Dimensions’ online Ask the Expert forum.