I love meeting new people every day and playing a part in their lives. My profession means so much to me: being a positive influence in the lives and health of so many different children, and learning from them in return, makes me look forward to coming into our practice each morning. – Dr. Blumenfeld
Dr. Julie Blumenfeld is a highly regarded pediatric dentist who develops strong connections with each of her young patients, who call her “Dr. Julie.” She has a passion for working with children, including those with special needs, and believes in educating her patients and their families about the importance of oral health and its link to systemic health.
Dr. Julie (as she is referred to by her patients) chose to join the oral healthcare field, and to specialize in pediatric dental care, because of the significant and positive impact she can have in the lives of each of her patients, helping them to understand the importance of prevention and empowering them to take care of their mouths.
Education and continuing education
- Bachelor of Science, University of Maryland, College Park
- Doctorate of Dental Surgery, University of Maryland Dental School
- Certificate in advanced general dentistry, University of Maryland Dental School
- Certificate in pediatric dentistry, University of Maryland Dental School
Dr. Julie received her doctorate from the University of Maryland Baltimore Dental School, where she was selected for a special clerkship in pediatric dentistry. After receiving her DDS, she completed an advanced general dentistry residency program at the University of Maryland.
She completed a two-year residency in pediatric dentistry at the University of Maryland Dental School. A member of such prestigious organizations as the American and Maryland Academies of Pediatric Dentistry, Dr. Julie looks forward to bringing smiles to the faces of her patients and their parents.
Dr. Julie regularly attends numerous continuing education courses on the subjects of general and pediatric dentistry, in order to remain continually informed of the latest developments in her field. This ensures she is always able to provide the highest levels of quality dental care to her patients. She is also actively involved in study clubs and professional affiliations, where she collaborates with her peers.
Dr. Julie is a native of Savannah, GA, but has called Baltimore her home for many years. She and her husband Jacob have one son, Zachary, and are expecting a second child in January 2014. Family is essential to Dr. Julie so she spends much of her time with Jacob and Zachary. She also enjoys running, working out, traveling, and cooking.