Newshttp://www.cds.org/RSS/Default.aspx?FolderID=75Featured Article Contenthttp://www.cds.org/News/Featured_Article_Content.aspx <p>Go green. Save green. by Joanna Brown and Stephanie Sisk America’s favorite frog famously reasoned in 1970 that it’s good to be green. Green is fabulous, he explained it’s big like an ocean, important like a mountain and tall like</p> Tom LongThu, 21 May 2015 16:22:52 GMTMay June: Richard McDanielhttp://www.cds.org/News/CDS_Review/Snap_Shots/2015/May_June__Richard_McDaniel.aspx Dr. Meatball has something up his sleeve By Joanna Brown &#160; &#160; After 40 years practicing orthodontics, it’s safe to say that Richard McDaniel amassed a lot of stuff in his office. His collections told the story of his long Tom LongThu, 14 May 2015 15:17:25 GMTMember Snap Shotshttp://www.cds.org/News/CDS_Review/Member_Snap_Shots.aspx Profiles of Chicago Dental Society&#160; members. Tom LongThu, 14 May 2015 15:13:17 GMTUPDATE: Deadline to opt in to Medicare extended to January 1http://www.cds.org/News/CDS_Review/Online_Columnists/Front_Desk/UPDATE__Deadline_to_opt_in_to_Medicare_extended_to_January_1.aspx <p> Deadline to opt in to Medicare is June 1 2015-03-30 The clock is ticking for a decision on opting in or opting out of the Medicare system for your Medicare-eligible patients. After a rule change last spring, Medicare now is asking dentists to submit by June 1 a formal application, stating they will “opt in</p> Tom LongWed, 13 May 2015 21:28:59 GMTCDS Review Archivehttp://www.cds.org/News/CDS_Review/CDS_Review_Archive.aspx <p>&#160;</p> Tom LongTue, 12 May 2015 18:41:31 GMTMentors yield big benefitshttp://www.cds.org/News/CDS_Review/Online_Columnists/Front_Desk/Mentors_yield_big_benefits.aspx <p> Mentors yield big benefits 2015-04-29 Whether or not you have years of practice and experience, there likely have been times over your professional career when you needed advice, someone to bounce an idea off, a friendly, encouraging voice. A mentor, whether you’re new to dentistry or mid-career, can fill </p> Tom LongWed, 29 Apr 2015 14:34:52 GMTDental Convention in its 150th Year Brings Some 30,000 to McCormick Place Feb. 26-28http://www.cds.org/News/Press_releases/Press_Release_Listing/2015/Dental_Convention_in_its_150th_Year_Brings_Some_30,000_to_McCormick_Place_Feb__26-28.aspx <p> Dental Convention in its 150th Year Brings Some 30,000 to McCormick Place Feb. 26-28 One of North America’s Largest Exhibitions of Dental Products Brings Companies from 45 Countries to Showcase New Innovations and Technologies Rachel Azark 2015-02-19 CHICAGO—Nearly 30,000 dentists and dental prof</p> Rachel AzarkTue, 21 Apr 2015 21:05:11 GMTThe Evolution of Dentistry: What Dentists Say the Biggest Changes Have Beenhttp://www.cds.org/News/Press_releases/Press_Release_Listing/2015/The_Evolution_of_Dentistry___What_Dentists_Say_the_Biggest_Changes_Have_Been.aspx <p> The Evolution of Dentistry: What Dentists Say the Biggest Changes Have Been Topline findings from a survey of nearly 200 Chicago Dental Society member dentists Rachel Azark 2015-02-20 In preparation for the Chicago Dental Society’s 150th annual Midwinter Meeting, which will draw some 30,000 dental </p> Rachel AzarkTue, 21 Apr 2015 20:55:00 GMTDr. Kevin Patterson elected to the Board of the Chicago Dental Societyhttp://www.cds.org/News/Press_releases/Press_Release_Listing/2015/Dr__Kevin_Patterson_elected_to_the_Board_of_the_Chicago_Dental_Society.aspx <p> Dr. Kevin Patterson elected to the Board of the Chicago Dental Society Rachel Azark 2015-01-01 Kevin Patterson, DDS, a general dentist who practices in Riverdale, IL, was elected to the board of the Chicago Dental Society. Dr. Patterson was installed as a board member at a ceremony held on Sunday,</p> Rachel AzarkTue, 21 Apr 2015 15:58:06 GMTDr. Renee Pappas elected to the Board of the Chicago Dental Societyhttp://www.cds.org/News/Press_releases/Press_Release_Listing/2015/Dr__Renee_Pappas_elected_to_the_Board_of_the_Chicago_Dental_Society.aspx <p> Dr. Renee Pappas elected to the Board of the Chicago Dental Society Rachel Azark 2015-01-01 Renee Pappas, DDS, a general dentist who practices in Arlington Heights, was elected to the board of the Chicago Dental Society. Dr. Pappas was installed as a board member at a ceremony held on Sunday, Nove</p> Rachel AzarkTue, 21 Apr 2015 15:52:40 GMTDr. Michelle Jennings elected to the Board of the Chicago Dental Societyhttp://www.cds.org/News/Press_releases/Press_Release_Listing/2015/Dr__Michelle_Jennings_elected_to_the_Board_of_the_Chicago_Dental_Society.aspx <p> Dr. Michelle Jennings elected to the Board of the Chicago Dental Society Rachel Azark 2015-01-01 Michelle Jennings, DDS, a periodontist who practices in LaGrange, was elected to the board of the Chicago Dental Society. Dr. Jennings was installed as a board member at a ceremony held on Sunday, Nove</p> Rachel AzarkTue, 21 Apr 2015 15:51:03 GMTDr. Kimberley Bolden elected to the Board of the Chicago Dental Societyhttp://www.cds.org/News/Press_releases/Press_Release_Listing/2015/Dr__Kimberley_Bolden_elected_to_the_Board_of_the_Chicago_Dental_Society.aspx <p> Dr. Kimberley Bolden elected to the Board of the Chicago Dental Society Rachel Azark 2015-01-01 Kimberley Bolden, DDS, a general dentist who practices in Chicago, was elected to the board of the Chicago Dental Society. Dr. Bolden was installed as a board member at a ceremony held on Sunday, Novemb</p> Rachel AzarkTue, 21 Apr 2015 15:49:19 GMTDr. Cheryl Watson-Lowry becomes Treasurer of the Chicago Dental Societyhttp://www.cds.org/News/Press_releases/Press_Release_Listing/2015/Dr__Cheryl_Watson-Lowry_becomes_Treasurer_of_the_Chicago_Dental_Society.aspx <p> Dr. Cheryl Watson-Lowry becomes Treasurer of the Chicago Dental Society Rachel Azark 2015-01-01 Cheryl Watson-Lowry DDS, a general dentist who practices in Chicago, was sworn in as treasurer of the Chicago Dental Society at a ceremony held on Sunday, November 9, at the Hotel InterContinental, Chic</p> Rachel AzarkTue, 21 Apr 2015 15:47:56 GMTDr. Louis Imburgia becomes Vice President of the Chicago Dental Societyhttp://www.cds.org/News/Press_releases/Press_Release_Listing/2015/Dr__Louis_Imburgia_becomes_Vice_President_of_the_Chicago_Dental_Society.aspx <p> Dr. Louis Imburgia becomes Vice President of the Chicago Dental Society Rachel Azark 2015-01-01 Louis Imburgia DDS, a general dentist who practices in Park Ridge, was sworn in as vice president of the Chicago Dental Society at a ceremony held on Sunday, November 9, at the Hotel Intercontinental, C</p> Rachel AzarkTue, 21 Apr 2015 15:46:24 GMTDr. Phillip Fijal becomes Secretary of the Chicago Dental Societyhttp://www.cds.org/News/Press_releases/Press_Release_Listing/2015/Dr__Phillip_Fijal_becomes_Secretary_of_the_Chicago_Dental_Society.aspx <p> Dr. Phillip Fijal becomes Secretary of the Chicago Dental Society Rachel Azark 2015-01-01 Phillip Fijal DDS, a general dentist who practices in Des Plaines, was sworn in as secretary of the Chicago Dental Society at a ceremony held on Sunday, November 9, at the Hotel InterContinental, Chicago. </p> Rachel AzarkTue, 21 Apr 2015 15:44:24 GMTDr. George Zehak becomes President-elect of the Chicago Dental Societyhttp://www.cds.org/News/Press_releases/Press_Release_Listing/2015/Dr__George_Zehak_becomes_President-elect_of_the_Chicago_Dental_Society.aspx <p> Dr. George Zehak becomes President-elect of the Chicago Dental Society Rachel Azark 2015-01-01 George Zehak DDS, a general dentist who practices in Berwyn, was sworn in as president-elect of the Chicago Dental Society at a ceremony held on Sunday, November 9, at the Hotel InterContinental, Chicago.</p> Rachel AzarkTue, 21 Apr 2015 15:41:34 GMTDr. Susan Becker Doroshow becomes President of the Chicago Dental Societyhttp://www.cds.org/News/Press_releases/Press_Release_Listing/2015/Dr__Susan_Becker_Doroshow_becomes_President_of_the_Chicago_Dental_Society.aspx <p> Dr. Susan Becker Doroshow becomes President of the Chicago Dental Society Rachel Azark 2015-01-01 Susan Becker Doroshow, DDS, a general dentist who practices in Skokie, was sworn in as president of the Chicago Dental Society at a ceremony held on Sunday, November 9, at the Hotel Intercontinental, </p> Rachel AzarkTue, 21 Apr 2015 15:35:42 GMTInformation Resourceshttp://www.cds.org/News/Information_Resources.aspx <p>Information Resources Includes articles, events, forms and general information that may be beneficial to your practice or professional career development. ADA Surveys and Economic Research Free downloadable reports. Amalgam Waste Recycling Best management practices and regional amalgam waste recyclers. Bioterrorism</p> Tom LongMon, 06 Apr 2015 15:15:28 GMTAmalgam Waste Recyclinghttp://www.cds.org/Page2Column.aspx?PageID=34&id=7687 <p>Dental amalgam waste can be recycled to help prevent the release of mercury to the environment. Dental associations, dentists, waste managers, and regulators have worked together to develop this guide about amalgam waste recycling and handling. Following these simple suggestions</p> Tom LongMon, 06 Apr 2015 14:57:24 GMTMidwinter Meeting named one of Top 150 trade shows for 2014http://www.cds.org/News/Blog.aspx?id=14076&blogid=222 Trade Show News Network (TSNN) has released its list of the 2014 Top 250 Trade Shows in the United States. Culled from show management and data supplied to TSNN, the list represents the top trade shows held last year in Tom LongThu, 02 Apr 2015 15:56:17 GMTMarch April: Thomas Kwiatthttp://www.cds.org/News/CDS_Review/Snap_Shots/2015/March_April__Thomas_Kwiatt.aspx Dr. Meatball has something up his sleeve By Stephanie Sisk &#160; Now, that’sa meatball So said the chef judges – as well as patients, staff and friends – about dentist Thomas Kwiatt’s Tom LongMon, 23 Mar 2015 15:20:55 GMTSubscribehttp://www.cds.org/News/CDS_Review/Subscribe.aspx Purchase back issues of the CDS Review from the&#160; Chicago Dental Society (CDS), available in print and online formats. Tom LongFri, 20 Mar 2015 15:08:34 GMTRegister for the May 20 CDS Webinar on HIPAAhttp://www.cds.org/News/Blog.aspx?id=13984&blogid=222 The Top 10 Things you Need to Know About HIPAA Presented by Mary GovoniJoin us at noon Wednesday, May 20, on your lunch break for this hour long presentation and Q&amp;A session. If you are unable to participate on Tom LongWed, 18 Mar 2015 14:16:51 GMTPhotos from the 150th Midwinter Meetinghttp://www.cds.org/News/Blog.aspx?id=13910&blogid=222 Thank you&#160; for attending the 150th Chicago Dental Society Midwinter Meeting. View photos from our Midwinter Celebration at A Day in the Life of CDS. Tom LongThu, 12 Mar 2015 17:56:36 GMTDentists have a stake in monitoring pain meds they prescribehttp://www.cds.org/News/CDS_Review/Online_Columnists/Front_Desk/Dentists_have_a_stake_in_monitoring_pain_meds_they_prescribe.aspx <p> Dentists have a stake in monitoring pain meds they prescribe 2015-03-03 Now more than ever it makes sense for dentists to sign up with the Illinois Prescription Monitoring Program . As hydrocodone combination products (HCPs) have moved to the stricter Schedule 2 on the federal controlled substances list, </p> Tom LongTue, 03 Mar 2015 23:40:10 GMT