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Welcome to Monterey

MBDS, CDA and ADA work together to support dentists throughout their careers.

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SmileLine Winter Spring 2022

New issue of SmileLine

The Making of a Mission Statement

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NEW – Job Listings

MBDS now has online job listings. Place an ad or find your next position.

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COVID-19 Updates

News and practice resources on the pandemic

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ADA Encourages Vaccine

UPDATE

ADA strongly encourages COVID-19 vaccination among dental professionals

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Welcome to the Monterey Bay Dental Society!

The Monterey Bay Dental Society partners with the American Dental Association to provide information for our members, other dental professionals, patients, and the public.

On this site, you will see integrated content from MBDS, CDA and ADA.


MBDS Events for 2022


Interested in protecting and preserving young smiles?

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The Monterey County Oral Health Program is seeking volunteer dental professionals to screen kindergarteners and first-graders and link them to dental care services. The goal of this effort is to promote a “dental home” with families and detect untreated tooth decay among young age children.

Click the document below to download a flier with more information.

News from ADA

CDC urges health care providers to be on lookout for monkeypox symptoms, including oral lesions

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Disease can spread through respiratory secretions at close range
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is urging health care providers to be on the alert for patients with symptoms consistent with monkeypox, including oral lesions, and refer them for testing.

Read the full article: CDC urges health care providers to be on lookout for monkeypox symptoms, including oral lesions

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Online C.E. is now available ​free to all active MBDS members​.

With member needs in mind during COVID-19 physical distancing, Monterey Bay Dental Society is partnering with Viva Learning to provide live and pre-recorded distance learning C.E. opportunities. 

Dentistry 4 Vets logoThe Dentistry4Vets Foundation provides ​high ​quality ​dentistry and ​dental ​implant ​care for the deserving veterans of Monterey, Santa Cruz, and San Benito Counties through volunteer efforts within our community. They have local veterans in need of dental care.
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