Not only does GHDS provide new patient referrals to member dentists; the following discounts and special services are provided exclusively for our members!
The Star of the South Dental Meeting is the #1-rated benefit by members! The 45th annual session will be held January 21-23, 2016 at the George R. Brown Convention Center. Active members may take advantage of FREE REGISTRATION by logging onto www.starofthesouth.org and registering online by December 4, 2015. Registration begins in October, 2015. The meeting website includes pre-registration information for attendees and exhibitors, a clinician lineup for continuing education courses, a list of exhibiting companies and information on social programs and special events.
The Greater Houston Dental Society maintains lists of personnel available for hire. Front Desk, Dental Assistant and Hygienist lists are $27.06, including tax and Associate lists are $37.89, including tax. Contact Ms. Goodson at (713) 961-4337 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to order a list.
Also if you would like to take out a classified ad with GHDS to advertise an available position in your practice, please go to the "JOB BOARD" section of this website for more information.
The Peer Review Committee reviews disputes between dentist and patients, and cases involving a third party, such as an insurance company. The Committee evaluates matters related to the quality of treatment performed, appropriateness of care and acts in an advisory capacity regarding fees. The committee is equally responsible to patients, dentists and insurance carriers.
State Board Rule 108.3 relating to consumer information, requires all practicing Texas dentists to display signage notifying patients that complaints concerning dental services can be directed to the State Board. The signage is available on the State Board website: www.tsbde.state.tx.us. The TDA Peer Review Council has developed its own complaint sign to be posted in the same vicinity as the sign from the TSBDE. The posting of the TDA Peer Review signage is completely voluntary. See the Related Content link at the bottom of this page to download a copy of the Peer Review Complaint Sign or contact Ms. Fuller at (713) 961-4337 or via email email@example.com for more information.
The Judicial Committee of the Greater Houston Dental Society serves to maintain the highest legal, ethical and moral standards of its members.
The committee functions include:
Contact Ms. Fuller at: (713) 961-4337 or via email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
This association is the “primary advocate of Houston's business community dedicated to building regional economic prosperity”. They provide professional support on employment relations, economic development, and information on education, workforce, environmental, tax and governmental affairs issues. For membership information regarding the Greater Houston Partnership, call (713) 844-3600 or log onto www.houston.org.
Complimentary Notary Service is available to all GHDS members. Contact Ms. Fuller at (713) 961-4337 or via email email@example.com.
Membership mailing labels are available to GHDS members at a reduced fee, upon executive officer approval.
Contact Ms. Smith at the Society office for more information and to place an order: (713) 961-4337 or via email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The GHDS lending library includes video, audio print materials available for check out. Contact Ms. Smith at (713) 961-4337 or via email: email@example.com to obtain a list of available materials.
AMC Movie Tickets are available for purchase by GHDS members. Tickets are sold in lots of 10. Contact Ms. Goodson at (713) 961-4337 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
As one of its membership benefits and as a service to the community, the Greater Houston Dental Society offers an emergency referral service for evening and weekend hours. This service provides referrals for individuals needing emergency dental care. There is no fee for this service. This is a good opportunity for new dentists, who are working to build their practice, to establish contact with potential patients, in addition to providing a much needed service to the community.
To participate in this service, you must register with the GHDS. Please click here to access the Emergency Referral Service registration form.