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The Dental Sound Bites™podcast

Real talk about dentistry’s daily wins and sticky situations.

Celebrate 20 Wins in 2023

Explore accomplishments from the ADA and your Society at ADA.org/wins

New Acute Pain Guideline

Read recommendations on managing acute dental pain in patients over age 12.

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Coming July 8: a simplified login experience

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Welcome to the G.V. Black District Dental Society!

The G. V. Black District Dental Society is a component (local dental society) of the Illinois State Dental Society and American Dental Association and has been serving the profession of dentistry since 1929.

The Society was named in honor of Dr. Greene Vardiman Black, who was born in 1836 in central Illinois and is known as "one of the founders of modern dentistry". Today, the Society has 155 members who are located in Sangamon, Logan, Menard, Cass, Morgan, Scott and Montgomery counties and a portion of Macoupin County within Illinois. Members includes general practitioners as well as dental specialists.