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9th Lobby

Ninth District Headquarters Office - Hawthorne, NY

2020 Officers

2020 Ninth Officers

2020 Ninth District Dental Association Executive Committee

Chris Cuomo 2020

2020 Ninth District President

Dr. Christopher Cuomo

Renewal message

2020 is here!

Kick off the new year by renewing your membership. Stay connected and continue to take advantage of all the benefits offered each year.

RENEW TODAY
TDSC & NYSDA

NYSDA is partnering with The Dentists Supply Company (TDSC) to offer members a new, easy to use way to shop for dental supplies.

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COVID-19 Rates Among Dentists

New Report from JADA

ADA study finds COVID-19 rate among dentists less than one percent

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Welcome to the Ninth District Dental Association

The Ninth District Dental Society was formed in 1909 and renamed to the Ninth District Dental Association in 2002. We have a membership of over 1500 dentists in 5 counties: Westchester, Rockland, Dutchess, Orange and Putnam.

In its quest to serve both the public and the profession, the Ninth District embodies the highest ideals.

The mission of the 9th District Dental Association is to serve and support its members and the public by improving the oral health of our community through Advocacy, Continuing Education and Camaraderie.


COVID-19 Resources


To: Ninth District Members:

 We hope to be seeing you at the Annual Meeting, currently scheduled for
Wednesday, November 18, 2020 at the Westchester Country Club in Rye, NY.

Please note, our Frills and Drills - Celebrating Women in Dentistry social will be held virtually on Wednesday, October 28, 2020.  Keep your eyes on your inbox for further details as the event draws closer.

 We encourage everyone to follow the recommended safety precautions at the CDC’s website.

 Thank you for your continuing support of the Ninth District Dental Association and we look forward to seeing you all in person again as soon as possible!

Stay Safe and Healthy.
Regards,

Stephan Cancian
Executive Director


Latest News From The Ninth District

Dentists Report Increase in Stress-Related Oral Health Conditions During Pandemic, HPI Poll Data Finds

Feeling stressed? Your teeth might feel it too!

Dentists across the country are reporting a rise in stress-related oral health conditions in their patients since the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, according to data from the ADA Health Policy Institute's COVID-19 impact poll for the week of Sept. 21.

More than half of the polled dentists reported increases in the prevalence of bruxism (59.4%), chipped and cracked teeth (53.4%), and temporomandibular disorder symptoms (53.4%) among their patients, and more than a quarter saw a rise in other conditions, including 26.4% who reported an increase in caries and 29.7% who reported an increase in periodontal disease.

Read ADA News Story

To help educate patients about the increase in stress-related conditions, please feel free to distribute these social images and social copy with your members. They are free to use these resources on their own social media channels. Please note: If they choose to use the infographics, the image files must be used as is.

Feeling stressed? Your teeth might feel it too! A recent survey from the American Dental Association found dentists are seeing more patients with stress-related oral health issues. We’re here to help – call for an appointment today!

Find yourself clenching or grinding your teeth a lot lately? You’re not alone! Dentists are seeing more patients with stress-related issues this year, according to the American Dental Association. Our team can help – schedule an appointment today!

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