We offer high-quality, competitively priced educational programs throughout the year. Whether face-to-face or online, our programs give you the chance to learn and network.
Whether you’re selling a practice, looking for space, or pursuing new opportunities, look no further than our CDS dental classifieds, which receive more than 100,000 online views annually. Ads are also published in the CDS Review, the official magazine of the society.
Network with your colleagues and
other members of the dental community with the tools and resources in this
Nine convenient branches:
Informing members of the latest issues in dentistry is our mission. While we cover issues of national importance to the profession, we focus on news that affects our region and local communities.
Come to Chicago Feb. 23-25 for the 2017 Midwinter Meeting.
The CDS Foundation is dedicated to strengthening dental education and improving oral health care in our communities. We are a charitable 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization.
Blue dates indicate one or more events
Join over 4,000CDS members.Stay connected!
Not a member?
Brookfield Zoo, 8400 W 31st St., Brookfield
Barclay’s American Grille at The Carleton of Oak Park, 1120 Pleasant St., Oak Park
Dr. M. Nader Sharifi is the recipient of this year's Gordon J. Christensen Recognition Lecturer Award. Dr. Sharifi is a general dentist in Chicago and has served as an assistant professor, consultant, textbook author and frequent lecturer.
The award acknowledges the many outstanding contributions made to the dental profession, and particularly to the Midwinter Meeting, by Dr. Gordon Christensen. Dr. Sharifi will receive the award on Thursday, February 22, during the Opening Session.
At the Midwinter Meeting, Dr. Sharifi will be teaching two courses: “Complete Denture Techniques for the 21st Century” and “A Partial Course on Partial Dentures.
The Christensen Award is awarded annually to a dentist who “exemplifies conscientious loyalty to the profession and demonstrates the potential to be one of the future great teachers of restorative dentistry.” The award was established in 1990
A tradition of working for the dental profession. The Chicago Dental Society was organized in 1864 and incorporated in 1878. The objective of the Chicago Dental Society is to encourage the improvement of the health of the public, to promote the art and science of dentistry and to represent the intrest of the members of the profession and the public that it serves.
401 North Michigan AvenueSuite 200Chicago, Illinois 60611