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NCDHM Contest thumbnail2018 National Children's Dental Health Month (NCDHM) Poster Contest

SDDS invites children from preschool through 12th grade in Brooklyn and Staten Island to particpate in our annual NCDHM Poster Contest! The deadline for receipt of posters is March 23, 2018. Download the 2018 NCDHM Poster Contest Rules here.


Society News

Year Two Kickoff of Second District Loan Forgiveness Program

In recognition of the increasingly troublesome dental school loan debt problem, the SDDS Board of Trustees has kicked off year two of its program to lighten the load for some deserving new dentists who have chosen to call Brooklyn or Staten Island their professional home. Read more>>


ADA Simplifies Credentialing Process for Dentists

The ADA® credentialing service, powered by CAQH ProView® is making it easier to submit and maintain your credentials in one central place. To see how this service can save you time and reduce your administrative burden visit: Read the full ADA press release here: ADA-and-CAQH-Release.pdf.


X-ray Machine Registration Information

Permit Renewal Instructions

New Office Permit Registration Instructions


Member Support for Drug and Alcohol Problems

Addiction can have a devastating impact on a dentist's ability to practice. Our Dental Association is committed to aiding our colleagues in addressing substance abuse and addiction. If you or a colleague is struggling with addiction, help is available. Read more>>


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