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Join Us September 7 for OSHA Training at the First United Methodist Church in Joplin.



MOMOM 7 is August 3-4 at the Pershing Arena at Truman State University in Kirksville.

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2017 ADA Highlights Video

As ADA member dentists continued to raise the bar for the profession, we are proud to join you in celebrating our shared success.

Welcome to the Southwest Missouri Dental Society

The ​Southwest Dental Society (​SWDS) is a non-profit professional organization for member dentists in the following counties: Barry, ​Barton, Cedar, Jasper, McDonald, Newton and Vernon counties.

SWDS is a local component of the tripartite association of the Missouri Dental Association and American Dental Association. The SWDS is governed by a Board of Directors and meets annually for a business and continuing education meeting.

Local Meetings

OSHA Compliance Training and Infection Control
September 7, 2018 
8:30am Registration
9am-Noon CE Course

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Following are images from our May 3, 2018 meeting and installation. Thanks to all members who attended! 
Congrats to new president, Dr. Craig (CJ) Hayes and thanks to outgoing president, Dr. Brett Wilson.