The Northern District Dental Society is an 1300 member organization
representing the dental profession in the twelve county greater Atlanta
area. The counties covered by NDDS are: Barrow, Clayton, Dekalb, Fayette,
Fulton, Gwinnett, Hall, Henry, Morgan, Newton, Rockdale, and Walton.
The Society is divided into seven Branches to offer more services at
the grassroots level.
NDDS is a component of the Georgia Dental Association, which along with
the American Dental Association, form the three levels of organized dentistry.
The programs and services offered by the Northern District to the public
and the dental profession it serves include: dental health education
projects and activities, continuing dental
education programs, legislative involvement with issues impacting
the quality of dental care, bi-monthly newsletter, membership recognition
programs, involvement in and support of other community organizations,
placement service for positions in dental offices, grievance mediation
and peer review and, of course, this web page.