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

October 31, 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 ...

The Opioid Epidemic - Resources for members

October 6, 2017

Letter from the Department of Public Health, Monroe County NY 9/18/17

CVS Health Fighting National Opioid Abuse Epidemic with Enterprise Initiatives 

Dr. Warren Shaddock, a leader in Seventh District passed away this week.

October 5, 2017

Dr. Warren Shaddock passed away peacefully at home while on Hospice Home Care, the day following his 94th birthday. 

Dr. Shaddock was a past presiden...

Beware the Email Scams!

August 29, 2017

Please be aware that any email regarding "new requirement and policy for the American Dental Association Members" will come directly from the ADA (ada...

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...

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 ...