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“Creating beautiful smiles for my patients is my passion in life.”

I love what I do, but more importantly, I love what I can do to serve others. The physical and emotional transformation I witness in my patients from the start to end of treatment is incredible, and is what keeps me coming to work every day with a smile on my face and a grateful heart. Orthodontics not only makes a positive impact on a person’s confidence, but also has a long-term influence on their overall oral health and function. I am so honored to be a part of each of my patients’ orthodontic journey.”


Dr. Hammerbeck was born and raised in the Green Bay area, graduating from Pulaski High School (Melanie Hoffman). She then attended Michigan Technological University where she obtained her Bachelor’s Degree in Biology and Exercise Physiology, with a Minor in Spanish. During her time at Michigan Tech, She was a member of the Women’s Soccer and Track and Field Teams, while maintaining a 4.0 grade point average.

Dr. Hammerbeck graduated from Marquette University School of Dentistry, receiving her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree. She was inducted into the Omicron Kappa Upsilon National Dental Honor Society. She remained at Marquette University to pursue her specialty training in orthodontics and obtained her Master’s of Science degree.


Dr. Hammerbeck and her husband, Adam, are so excited to be back in Green Bay to make it their lifelong home! She met Adam while attending Marquette Dental School – it was love at first sight, bonding over late-night study sessions and tooth talk! Dr. Adam Hammerbeck practices general dentistry in Pulaski. They are expecting their first child, due in April 2021! Outside of the office, Dr. Melanie Hammerbeck enjoys many activities – cross country skiing (and skiing the American Birkebeiner), playing soccer, cake pop making, and anything outdoors.

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