Recent News

  • Jan 8, 2021

    The Dentist Brush: Dr. David Turok's Creative Pursuit

    As a youth, Dr. Turok was the kid who was always doodling in class. An artistic child with a father and grandfather who were architects, he excelled at working with his hands, and knew as early as age 10 that he wanted to pursue dentistry.
  • Jan 7, 2021

    Members: Join the HPI's COVID-19 Impact on Dental Practices Panel

    Panelists will complete quick monthly surveys about the status of their practice.
  • Jan 6, 2021

    Is Your Hygienist A Member?

    ISDS offers certification courses throughout the state to enable dental assistants and hygienists to fulfill the educational requirements as stated in Illinois law for expanded functions.
  • Dec 30, 2020

    Members are receiving regular Illinois COVID-19 Vaccination Updates

    If you are a member of the Illinois State Dental Society (ISDS), we are making sure you receive the latest updates regarding the COVID-19 vaccine in Illinois as soon as they become available.
  • Dec 16, 2020
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    Illinois COVID-19 Vaccination Update

    Outreach to local health departments will raise awareness to our status in the 1a phase and develop plans of how oral health providers will receive the vaccine. With this local outreach being instrumental to our plan, we will be contacting our ISDS component leaders with more information. Once this has been accomplished, we will send a follow up to our membership as soon as possible.
  • Dec 7, 2020

    Members: Insight and Tips to Navigate Wide-Spread Glove Shortages

    If you need gloves for your practice, ISDS members are invited to participate in a bulk-buy program through Independent Dental Solutions and Midway Dental, to ensure you have sufficient stock in the coming months and can avoid being at the mercy of price fluctuations in the future. Orders will be accepted between 11/18-12/11/2020.