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Delta Dental awards $10,000 to St. Joseph’s Neighborhood Center for Dental Care Program “Helping hands lead to healthy smiles.”

August 7, 2017

August 3, 2017


ROCHESTER, NY — St. Joseph’s Neighborhood Center received a $10,000 grant in support of its comprehensive Dental Care Program. Delta D...

New York’s Paid Family Leave - An overview for Employers

June 9, 2017

Paid Family Leave – New York   What Is It?

Paid Family Leave (PFL) is one of the most comprehensive family leave plans in the country, offering paid ...

Monroe County Constitution & Bylaws Updated

January 12, 2017

On February 8, 2017, the general membership of Monroe County Dental Society will vote to approve the changes to the MCDS Constitution and Bylaws.  The...

Dr. William Calnon elected as President of the ADA Foundation

October 4, 2016

Dr. William Calnon elected president of ADA Foundation

September 30, 2016

By David Burger


Carrying the baton: Dr. William Cal...

2016 Veterans Smile Day Initiative through NYSDA and your New York State Dental Foundation

August 29, 2016

The first ever NYS Veterans Smile Day Initiative, co-sponsored by NYSDA and your New York State Dental Foundation, is fast approaching, and we write t...

Section 1557 of the Affordable Care Act: The Basics

August 19, 2016

On May 18, 2016, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services published a final rule under Section 1557 of the Affordable Care Act to protect indi...

Bernard E. Tofany, DDS - A Past President of 7th District and MCDS and Greenwood Award Recipient passed away on August 11, 2016

August 17, 2016

Tofany, Bernard E. DDS

Rye, NY: August 11, 2016 at age 93. Dearly loved husband, father, grandfather, uncle, and friend to many. Predeceased by his wif...

Rochester Dental Study Club - Call for Presenters

July 13, 2016

It's that time again and the Rochester Dental Study Club needs your help!  Would you like to be a presenter at the 2017 meeting?  Do you have an inter...

Frederick J. Halik, DDS - our community lost a true gentleman and treasure April 27, 2016 at age 93.

April 29, 2016

Fairport: Fred loved his life. He had a zeal for both professional and personal pursuits, and accomplished more than most. His community impact was im...

Bath VA doctor wins national award- Dr. Greta Tomb

April 11, 2016

BATH — The Bath VA Medical Center's Dr. Gretta Tomb, was recognized as the recipient of the 2016 Veterans Health Administration’s Clinical Excellence ...

Local Pediatric Dentist will receive a National Lifetime Achievement Award!

April 10, 2016

Buddhi M. Shrestha, D.D.S., M.S., Ph.D. a Pediatric Dentist, Oral Consultant & Board Member of the Anthony L. Jordan Health Center, will receive the M...

Dr. Warren Shaddock in Hobart and William Smith Colleges News In commemoration of the 70th anniversary of World War II

March 11, 2016

In commemoration of the 70th anniversary of World War II, the Colleges paused to reflect on the changes that transformed the nation and campus during ...

Medicare: "Opt In" or "Opt Out"

February 23, 2016

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has updated information on the Medicare program and contact information for professionals in New ...

NYSDA needs your help! Can you give just 5 hours of your time?

January 7, 2016

There are 8,760 hours in a year, are you willing to give 5

of those hours to help out people less fortunate?

Last year, the New York State Dental As...

Dr. Michael Keating honored at the 2015 Ronald Henderson Symposium on December 4, 2015

November 18, 2015

The Department of Dentistry at Rochester General Hospital will be honoring Dr. Micheal Keating at this year’s Ronald Henderson Symposium.  Dr. Keating...