Judicial Committee

Mission: The Judicial Committee of the Greater Houston Dental Society serves to maintain the highest legal, ethical and moral standards of its members.

Description: The Committee’s objective is to educate the membership on the ADA and TDA Principles of Ethics and Code of Professional Conduct and serve as an avenue for self-governance.

The committee functions include:
• Mediating Dentist-to-Dentist complaints and those referred by the Peer Review Committee involving Patient-to-Dentist complaints.
• Review applications for membership that are found to have negative or past disciplinary action attached to their license
• Distribute the ADA and TDA Code of Ethics to each member.
• To further expand Ethics Education programs for dental students.
• To exhibit benefits offered by the Judicial Committee at the GHDS General Meetings.
• Provide information to Dentists on the Texas State Board Rules and Regulations.


Greater Houston Dental Society is a not-for-profit component society of the American Dental Association and the Texas Dental Association.