Metropolitan District Dental Society


MDDS Cities and Towns


Allston  Natick
Ashland  Mattapan
Bellingham  Maynard
Boston  Medfield
Boxborough  Medway
Brighton Millis
Brookline  Needham
Carlisle Newton
Charlestown  Norfolk
Dedham   Norwood
Dorchester   Plainville  
Dunstable  Roslindale  
Dover Roxbury
Forest Hills  Sharon
Foxboro Sherborn
Framingham  S. Boston
Franklin   Sudbury
Harding   Walpole
Holliston Wayland
Hopkinton   Wellesley
Hyde Park   Weston
Jamaica Plain Westwood
Littleton   W. Roxbury


MDDS Bylaws

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politan District Dental Society Bylaws (revised 
February 2012).


District Meetings and Events print this page

The Metropolitan District Dental Society has the following meetings and events scheduled. Reservations are required for each event. MasterCard and Visa are accepted online by clicking the "Register Here" links below. If you wish to pay by check, make check payable to: Metropolitan District Dental Society and mail to: 209 West Central St. Suite 209, Natick, MA 01760. Please contact Phyllis Basile at the district office at (508) 651-3521 or email if you have any questions.


District Meetings

  • Friday, October 17, 2014 – FULL-DAY EVENT, 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. (7 CEU) - Esthetic Dentistry in Complex Prosthodontic Reconstruction, speaker Kenneth A. Malament, DDS
    Location: The Wellesley Country Club, 300 Wellesley Ave, Wellesley, MA


    This presentation will present a collaborative approach to patient care including the management of cases compromised by prosthetic challenges with loss of vertical dimension, periodontal treatment planning decisions regarding when to save the tooth versus place an implant and the challenge of bone reconstruction in preparation for dental implant therapy.

    Learning Objectives:
    • To understand interdisciplinary and laboratory treatment sequencing in complex patient care.
    • To understand prosthodontic objectives and how to minimize long-term risk.

  • Saturday, October 18, 2014 - Give Kids a Smile Event
    Location: Mt. Ida College, 777 Dedham St., Newton, MA
  • Wednesday, February 25, 2015 - Annual Election
  • Monday, May 11, 2015 - Golf Tournament
    Location: Charter Oak Country Club, 394 Chestnut St, Hudson, MA


Executive Core Meetings

Executive Core Meetings are held at 6:00 p.m. at the District Office Building, 209 West Central St #130, Natick, MA

  • Thursday, June 19, 2014
  • Thursday, August 21, 2014


Executive Board Meetings

Executive Board Meetings are held at 6:00 p.m. at, The Verve Crowne Plaza Hotel, 1360 Worcester St, Natick, MA or The Needham Sheraton Hotel, 100 Cabot St, Needham, MA

  • Thursday, September 18, 2014 - The Verve Crowne Plaza Hotel
  • Thursday, November 13, 2014 - The Needham Sheraton Hotel
  • Thursday, February 12, 2015 - The Verve Crowne Plaza Hotel
  • Thursday, April 2, 2015 - The Needham Sheraton Hotel


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Other Regional Events


Boston Collaborative Group: A co-sponsored initiative of The American Dental Association, The Massachusetts Dental Society, and The Metropolitan District Dental Society.
Study Clubs



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Metropolitan District Newsletter




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District Leadership (June 2014 - June 2015)




Neela Ghandi
637 Washington St #210
Brookline, MA 02446
(617) 566-4420


Robert Memory, DMD, MD
841 Main St
Walpole, MA02081
(508) 660-2900



L. Jeffrey Lowenstein, DMD
326 Union Ave
Framingham, MA 01702
(508) 875-3800

Vice Chair

Maryam Shomali, DMD
40 Grove St
Wellesley, MA 02482
(781) 237-1801


Justine Kelley, DMD


Asst. Secretary

Paul H. Aswad, DMD
1253 Highland Ave
Needham, MA 02492
(781) 444-4434


Michael O'Toole, DMD
800 Boylston St # 200
Boston, MA02119
(617) 259-1100

Asst. Treasurer

Steven D. Spitz, DMD
1180 Beacon St Ste 2B
Brookline, MA 02446-3805
(617) 277-4100



L. Jeffrey Lowenstein, DMD
326 Union Ave
Framingham, MA 01702
(508) 875-3800

Executive Secretary

Phyllis R. Basile
209 W Central St #209
Natick 01760
(508) 651-3521

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Study Clubs

Charles River Study Club (Dover, Needham, Newton, Wellesley, and Westwood)

President - Maryam Shomali, DMD 
Vice President - Adam C. Polivy, DMD
Secretary/Treasurer - Steven Levine, DMD
Trustee - Robert Javer, DMD

Meetings for the Charles River Study Club:

  • No meetings scheduled at this time.

Parkway/Norfolk Study Club (Bellingham, Dedham, Dunstable, Foxboro, Franklin, Harding, Hyde Park, Jamaica Plain, Medfield, Medway, Millis, Norfolk, Norwood, Plainville, Roslindale, Sharon, Walpole, West Roxbury, and Wrentham)

President - David Wolf, DDS
Vice President - Stephen Stone, DMD
Treasurer - Urania Funteas, DMD
Trustee - Christopher N. Bissada, DDS

The following meetings are scheduled:

  • No meetings scheduled at this time.

West Metropolitan Study Club (Ashland, Boxborough, Carlisle,
Framingham, Holliston, Hopkinton, Littleton, Maynard, Natick, Sherborn, Stow, Sudbury, Wayland, and Weston)

President - TBA
Vice President - TBA
Secretary/Treasurer - TBA
Trustee - L. Jeffrey Lowenstein, DMD: For information and to Register email:

Meetings for the West Metropolitan Study Club are held at will the Natick Crowne Plaza Hotel, 1360 Worcester Rd. in Natick at 6:00 p.m. The following meetings are scheduled:

  • No meetings scheduled at this time.
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