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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


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

Restoration Workshop — Minimally Traumatic Extractions Socket Preservation

  • Thu, Sep 08, 2022 | 6:00 PM - Thu, Sep 08, 2022 | 8:30 PM
  • Address: 8 Harris Court, Suite A2, Monterey, California, United States

Thursday, September 8

6:00–8:30 p.m.
2.5 CEU
Light dinner will be served

Members and staff
$149 per session

$249 per session

Register Now!

Minimally Traumatic Extractions Socket Preservation. Hands-on Model Grafting and Suturing

  • Techniques and tools for predictable extractions
  • How to prepare the extraction site
  • Benefits of bone grafting
  • Bone grafting choices
  • When do you need a membrane?
  • Basic socket grafting and suturing hands on model exercise

Dr. Aman Bhullar

Dr. Bhullar is an implantologist practicing in San Jose, California. He is Board Certified and maintains active practicing licensure in the U.S. and Canada. He has been placing dental implants for more than 15 years. His referral practice has a large focus on all the aspects of implant dentistry, oral surgery, and IV sedation services.

Dr. Bhullar is a key opinion leader for several organizations. He is the founder of 3D Implant Institute and is proud to lead multiple hands-on surgery courses for fellow dentists. Dr. Bhullar is an international speaker/lecturer on digital dentistry solutions in implant dentistry to provide a streamlined efficient process for patients.

Recognitions and advanced education:

  • FAGD – Fellow of The Academy of General Dentistry
  • DABOI/ID – Diplomate of The American Board of Oral Implantology/Implant Dentistry
  • He has attained his Fellow of Implantology from the University of Nevada Las Vegas.

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


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.