South Shore District Dental Society

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District Meetings and Events


The South Shore District Dental Society (SSDDS) has the following meetings and events scheduled. All programs are held at The Lantana, 43 Scanlon Drive, Randolph 02368 unless otherwise noted. All are invited to attend. To register for an event or for more information, please contact Jackie Egan at or (781) 837-9880.

    General Meetings  

  •  Tuesday, September 9, 2014 - Soft Tissue Management for Esthetic Dental Implants. Speaker, Mohamed H. Hassan, DMD (2 CEUs).


    Course description: With the high success rate of dental implants topping 95%, esthetics has become increasingly important for the dentist and the patient. Proper soft tissue management during both the surgical and restorative e phase contributes to positive esthetic outcomes. This course is designed to outline different methods and techniques for handling soft tissues during the surgical phase of implant placement. The course highlights soft tissue management techniques before, during and after implant placement in order to promote esthetic outcomes.

    Course objectives:
    • Importance of different types of soft tissues around dental implants
    • Examination of soft tissues before implant placement
    • Handling of soft tissues during different stages of surgery
    • Correction of soft tissues mishandling
    • When to graft and when not (indications, timing and methods)

    Speaker Bio: Dr. Hassan is a Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology and holds a Fellowship of the International College of Dentists. He graduated with a Certificate in Periodontology from Tufts University, School of Dental Medicine in May 2007. He is a Clinical Instructor and Lecturer, Department of Periodontology, Harvard University, School of Dental Medicine, 2008 to the present. He developed and taught a course on the effects of occlusion on periodontium. He has extensive credentials in research and clinical experience, has been published in numerous publications and has lectured extensively in his field.

  • Wednesday, October 1, 2014 - 1:00 PM to 4:30 PM - CPR/AED Training (3.5 CEUs) Cost: $84.00

  • Tuesday, November 11, 2014 - Cone Beam Computed Tomography. Speaker: Shailesh Kottal, DDS (2 CEUs)

  • Tuesday, December 9, 2014 - Orofacial Pain. Speaker: Noshir Mehta, DMD (2 CEUs)

  • Tuesday, February 10, 2015 - Global Community Health. Speaker: Clyde Lanford Smith, MD (2 CEUs)

  • Tuesday, March 10, 2015 - How to Avoid Falling off a Cliff (Risk Management Program). Speaker: Debra K. Udey of EDIC (2 CEUs)

  • Wednesday, April 2015 - All DayProgram - (Day & time to be determined). Pain Management, Infection Control, OSHA, BORID & HIPPA Rules and Regulations (Location and cost TBD)


Evening programs are $70 per person and begin with a 6:00 P.M. to 7:00 P.M. social hour and check in, followed by dinner and lecture (2 CEUs).

All day programs are held from 8:00 A.M. to 4:30 P.M. Continental breakfast and check in is from 8:00 A.M. to 9:00 A.M. with the Lecture beginning at 9:00 A.M. Buffet luncheon and two beverage breaks are included (7 CEUs).

We regret that we do not accept credit cards. Your reservation must be accompanied with your check.

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District Documents and Resources





District Leadership (June 2014 - June 2015)


David Lustbader    


David P. Lustbader, DMD
270 Quincy Ave
Quincy, MA 02169
(617) 773-9500


Kathy Alikhani, DMD
353 Washington St
Norwell, MA 02061
(781) 561-7400



Abdullaibrahim Abdulwaheed, DMD
505 Washington St
Quincy, MA 02169
(617) 639-5942

Vice Chair

 Mark Emami, DMD
1073 Hancock St #204
Quincy, MA 02171
(617) 472-4606


Dorothy E. Gurin, DMD
4 Franklin St
Milton, MA 02186
(617) 698-2332


Asst. Secretary

Jessica L. White, DMD
529 Nantasket Ave
PO Box 480
Hull, MA 02045
(781) 925-5100


Robert Garber, DMD
500 Congress St #3D
Quincy, MA 02169
(617) 773-9900


Louis R. Farrugia, DMD
317 Ferry St
Marshfield, MA 02050
(781) 834-9879


Administrative Office  

Jacqueline Egan
PO Box 14
Marshfield Hills, MA 02051
(781) 837-9880

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