What is the Sacramento District Dental Society?

The Sacramento District Dental Society (SDDS) is the association of dental professionals in the capital city of Sacramento, and serves Amador, El Dorado, Placer, Sacramento and Yolo Counties. SDDS is a component of the American Dental Association (ADA) and California Dental Association (CDA). For more information, visit our about page.

Where can I find free or low cost dental care?

While there are no free clinics currently open in Sacramento, there are several clinics in the Sacramento District that accept Medi-Cal Dental or offer a sliding scale for patients without insurance. For more information, please visit our public resources page and click on Community Clinics

How do I find a dentist that accepts Medi-Cal Dental?

Please visit the Medi-Cal Dental website or call the Medi-Cal Dental referral line at 1.800.322.6384

What programs do you offer?

The Sacramento District Dental Society offers a variety of continuing education courses and fun events for dentists and dental heal professionals. Courses include General Membership Meetings, Licensure Renewal Courses, Business Forums, CPR BLS Renewal Courses and HR Webinars. In addition, SDDS hosts an annual MidWinter Convention and Expo, which has received national acclaim within the oral health profession. Please view our Calendar for more details.

The Sacramento District Dental Society and Foundation is also dedicated to promoting the oral health of the community through programs such as Smiles for Kids, Smiles for Big Kids and  oral health campaigns, such as 1st Tooth Or 1st birthday