Des Moines District Dental Society

The Des Moines District Dental Society includes the counties of Dallas, Guthrie, Jasper, Madison, Marion, Polk, Warren, southern Story County and the northwest corner of Adair County.

President                            Diana Pelzer, DDS, West Des Moines
President-Elect                   Stephanie Turner, DDS, Urbandale
Vice President                    Sandra Fox, DDS, Indianola
Secretary                            Lauren Patrick, DDS, Des Moines
Treasurer                            Samuel Christensen, DDS, Ankeny
IDA Trustee                         Kevin Baker, DDS, Des Moines

District Meetings

10th Annual Dinner for Central Iowa Legislators, Dentists, and Dental Specialists
Thursday, September 8, 2022
Des Moines Golf and Country Club
1600 Jordan Creek Parkway, West Des Moines

Event Program: 
5:30 PM - Cocktails and Appetizers
6:30 PM - Dinner/Introduction of Legislators
7:00 PM - Brief Presentation and Legislative Roundtable Discussion 

RSVP By September 1

Des Moines District Dental Society Fall Meeting 2022
Friday, September 16, 2022
Prairie Meadows, 1 Prairie Meadows Dr, Altoona

7:30 - 8:00 AM Registration with pastries and coffee 

8:00 - 11:15 AM Ensuring Success in Anterior Aesthetics: Avoiding Failure with Proper Planning  (Break at 9:30 - 3 CEUs) 

This seminar will start with a systematic approach to accurately analyze a patient’s dental condition, including occlusion and smile deficiencies, utilizing photography and Kois diagnostic protocols. Proper occlusal diagnosis will be predictive of treatment success. Treatment options will be reviewed to achieve a successful result. You will learn a step-by-step approach to recreating a natural dentition and smile. Techniques to create an aesthetic preview prior to advanced treatments will be reviewed, utilizing both direct resins and ceramics.

11:15 - 1:00 PM Lunch break & Des Moines District Business Meeting for member dentists 

Business meeting luncheon sponsored by McFadden Insurance Services, Inc. 

1:00 - 4:15 PM Ensuring Success in Anterior Aesthetics: Avoiding Failure with Proper Planning (continues)  (Break at 2:30 PM - 3 CEUs) 

Speaker bio:

Fred Peck, DDS, FAACD, is a Cincinnati based family and cosmetic dentist and member of the AACD Speakers Bureau. 

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