Read the latest news and announcements from the Massachusetts Dental Society as well as media coverage on the dental profession, our organization, and our members.
Budget Plan Seeks Expanded Dental Coverage
An Eating Plan for Healthy Gums
July 17, 2019 – Research shows there is a link between your oral health and your overall health: Teeth and gums hold important clues to other systemic health issues.
MDS Foundation Awards 2019-2020 Access to Care Grants
Boston 25 Investigates Direct-to-Consumer Orthodontics
MDS Foundation Establishes COVID-19 Recovery Fund
Going to the Dentist in a Pandemic
COVID-19 and the Flu
With Fall Sports Seasons in Flux, Mouth Safety Remains Concern for Young Athletes
September 24, 2020 – Mouthguards should be considered as vital as masks, helmets, and shoulder pads.
Drilling Down on Dentistry
October 8, 2020 – MDS President Dr. MaryJane Hanlon reflects on the challenges Massachusetts dentists are facing and why dentistry is critically important to our local communities.
Toothpaste and Kids: A Little Dab Will Do Ya’
The MDS Issues Flu Vaccine Recommendations
Halloween Candy Can Play Tricks on Your Teeth
Massachusetts Dental Society Names “10 Under Ten” for 2020
September 8, 2020 – Ten Massachusetts dentists have been recognized as the 2020 10 Under Ten by the Massachusetts Dental Society.