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Society News

ADA Simplifies Credentialing Process for Dentists

The ADA® credentialing service, powered by CAQH ProView® is making it easier to submit and maintain your credentials in one central place. To see how this service can save you time and reduce your administrative burden visit: Read the full ADA press release here: ADA-and-CAQH-Release.pdf.


X-ray Machine Registration Information

Permit Renewal Instructions

New Office Permit Registration Instructions


DOH Issues Opioid Warning Letter

The NYS Department of Health is issuing letters to practitioners in NYS regarding the prescribing of opioid analgesics for use in palliative care and the treatment of severe acute pain. Read more>>


SDDS Begins Its Inaugural Dental School Loan Forgiveness Program

In recognition of the increasingly troublesome dental school loan debt problem, the SDDS Board of Trustees has established a program to lighten the load for deserving new dentists who have chosen to call Brooklyn or Staten Island their professional home. Read more>>


Member Support for Drug and Alcohol Problems

Addiction can have a devastating impact on a dentist's ability to practice. Our Dental Association is committed to aiding our colleagues in addressing substance abuse and addiction. If you or a colleague is struggling with addiction, help is available. Read more>>


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