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Welcome to the San Fernando Valley Dental ​Society!

Welcome to the San Fernando Valley Dental Society Web Site. I am the 201​8 President, Dr. Gib Snow.  Our society is one of the largest components of the California Dental Association (CDA) and the American Dental Association (ADA).

The San Fernando Valley Dental Society is also proud to operate our own  foundation which provides community oral health services to the underserved, low/no income populations within our jurisdiction.

Our membership boundaries extend from the Santa Monica Mountains on the South; as far west as the Ventura County line in the Conejo Valley; East  through the entire San Fernando Valley to Eagle Rock and the Los Angeles River; and North through the entire Antelope Valley including Palmdale and Lancaster. The Society has 1​400+ member dentists, offering both general and specialty dental services.

 component boundary

We are the sixth largest component in the State of California and larger than 26 of the 50 state dental associations within the American Dental Association.

The San Fernando Valley Dental Society also supports a charitable foundation and a political action committee, for more information to either ​constituent ​click ​corresponding link​ below:
               Politcal Action Committee

Please also take a moment to view our recently created television commercial by clicking on this link  "View Our Commercial" .


Simply click the picture above, log in and ​a portion of every purchase you make will go to help the SFVDS Foundation.

The SFVDS now has a meeting space​ ​available to rent.

Click here for details Rental Facilities

Board Room

classroom view

View our Foundation video showing the great community service work of our member doctors

View our

 2016 SFVDS Foundation Gala Video 

with voiceover by Dr. Art Dugoni 

Fall, 201​8 Issue

Fall 2018 cover  ​

(click ​on the image)


Upcoming Events:

The Art and Science of Fixed Prosthetics - A Hands-on Course

  • Sat, Sep 29, 2018 | 9:00 AM - Sat, Sep 29, 2018 | 4:00 PM
  • Address: 9205 Alabama Ave, Ste B, Chatsworth, California, United States
  • Contact: Wendy Zaslove
  • Email:
  • Website:
  • Phone: 18185760116

Course Objectives:

  1. To discuss and differentiate all ceramic restorative options for different clinical situations.
  2. To review preparation requirements for all ceramic systems
  3. To learn the importance of biologic provisionalization in overall case management
  4. To learn a proven reliable technique for “flawless” master impression making.
  5. To learn a cementation protocol for reliable placement and occlusal adjustment during delivery of definitive restorations.
  6. To learn some “creative” ways to plan and treat complex aesthetic and functional problems.

You Will Learn Hands-On:

                1) Anatomic tooth preparation for full coverage e.max and zirconia restorations.

      2)  How to handle tooth preparation for the “crowded arch” to predictably create aligned restorations that have the proper restoration contour and position, yet control excessive tooth reduction.