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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​9 President, Dr. Mahfouz Gereis.  Our society is one of the largest components (1422 members) 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.

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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" .


​Spring, 2019

Spring 2019 Cover

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

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Board Room

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

Upcoming Events:

Predictable Crown and Bridge - A Hands on Course

  • Sat, Apr 06, 2019 | 8:30 AM - Sat, Apr 06, 2019 | 4:00 PM
  • Location: Burbank Dental Laboratories
  • Address: 2101 Floyd Street, Burbank, CA, United States
  • Contact: Andy Ozols
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  • Website:
  • Phone: 818-576-0116

Dear Colleague:

The Burbank Dental Laboratory Educational Center has been kind enough to allow the SFVDS to use its facility on April 6, 2019 for a hands-on experience in "Predictable Crown and Bridge".

Our day to day Dentistry involves a variety of procedures related to fixed prosthetic Dentistry. Join Dr. Kaminer as he takes you on a hands on journey through the crown and bridge forest. From preparation, to temporization, to tissue retraction for impressions, to cementation, this program will streamline your day to day practice. Comprehensive didactics will be reinforced with intensive hands on so that you leave fulfilled and ready to take on new challenges.

Dr. Kaminer will cover the following:
● Prep styles and burs for today's materials.
● Simplified temporization for even the most difficult case.
● Tissue retraction simplified..
● An introduction to diode lasers.
● Impressions, scanning and more!
● Is scanning right for your practice?
● Cementation explained and simplified.
● Hands-on portion includes: temporization, working with multiple scanners and cementation.

 Please join us for this terrific hands-on opportunity to  improve your skills in crown and bridge.