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?
2301 South Dr. Martin Luther King Junior Dr., McCormick Place West Building, Chicago
CDS Meetings & Events
Meridian, 1701 Algonquin Rd., Rolling Meadows
Send it to Richard Kohn or Michael Santucci. Next deadline: November 3 for the December issue of the CDS Review.
The November CDS Installation of Officers featured many honorees from our West Side Branch, including retiring branch president Frederick Orendach, retiring branch director James Bryniarski, and new branch director Michelle Jennings. George Zehak also advanced up the CDS ladder from secretary to president-elect.
Jack Lieberman was honored with a special Jubilarian Award for his 50 years of membership. Few of our colleagues attain this achievement. We thank Jack for all he has done for our branch. Congratulations to all!
Our November meeting was well attended. The meeting topic was public health and it was also Legislators Night. Along with several speakers from the Infant Welfare Society Children’s Clinic, we had the honor to meet Clark Stanford, the new dean of the University of Illinois at Chicago College of Dentistry.
Lynne and Donald Tuck visited Disney World with their daughter and Don’s dental assistant. Katie, Joe and daughters Samantha and Madison enjoyed all the rides, parades, food and swimming. Don had plenty of company on all the fast rides.
Kamal Vibhakar and wife Charu Vibhakar attended a wedding on the beach at the Ritz Carlton in Amelia Islands, FL. Kamal reports that the wedding was beautiful, with the Atlantic Ocean serving as a backdrop. He was also able to squeeze in a round or two of golf.
George Barsa is happy to announce the purchase of his own practice, named Confident Smiles. The office is located in Chicago at Belmont and California. George has spent a lot of time and effort updating the office to include computerized records, digital radiographs and TVs in every room. We wish George all the best and many gratifying years in practice!
Michelle Jennings and Richard Kohn went to San Antonio with Michelle’s two children (if 17 and 21 are considered children) for a short post-Christmas vacation. At least the weather was warmer down south.
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