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 the CDS dental classifieds, which receive more than 100,000 online views annually. Ads are also published in the Review, the bimonthly 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.
One-hundred and fifty years and we're just getting started! Join us February 26 - 28, 2015, for three days of the best in lectures, hand-on learning and exhibits all conveniently located within Chicago's McCormick Place West!
The CDS Foundation is dedicated to strengthening dental education and improving oral health care by supporting programs in our communities. The foundation is 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?
Rosewood Restaurant, 9421 W. Higgins Rd., Rosemont
John Gerding, DDS, a general dentist who has practiced in Naperville since
1981, was sworn in as president-elect of the Chicago Dental Society at a
ceremony held on Sunday, November 14, at the Ritz-Carlton Chicago.
society, which was established in 1864, has more than 4,000 members in Cook,
Lake and DuPage Counties, making it the largest local society of the American
Dr. Gerding received both his undergraduate and dental
degrees from Loyola University of Chicago. He is also an active fellow of the
Odontographic Society of Chicago, International College of Dentists, American
College of Dentists, and the Academy of General Dentistry.
He has served
as a captain in the U.S. Army Dental Corps and in numerous volunteer positions
with the Chicago Dental Society since entering private practice. He has
also spent over 25 years volunteering for the Boy Scouts of America, culminating
in the prestigious District Award of Merit in 2000.
He resides in Lisle
with his wife, Shirley.
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