WDA recognizes 14 for contributions to organized dentistry and public oral health

WEST ALLIS, WIS. – Dr. Julio Rodriguez, a general dentist in Brodhead, is the recipient of the 2019 Wisconsin Dental Association Lifetime Achievement Award in recognition of the time, energy and expertise he has contributed to organized dentistry throughout his career.  Rodriguez was one of 14 awardees honored by the 3,100-member statewide professional dental organization on Nov. 8 at the annual Pyramid of Pride Awards held at The Lismore Hotel in Eau Claire. Continue Reading WDA recognizes 14 for contributions to organized dentistry and public oral health

Dr. Thomas Raimann of Milwaukee sworn in as state dental association president

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE- WEST ALLIS, WIS. NOV. 11, 2019 – Dr. Thomas Raimann, a resident of Milwaukee, was sworn in as president of the 3,100-member Wisconsin Dental Association at the organization’s 149th House of Delegates on Nov. 8 at The Lismore Hotel in Eau Claire. Dr. Raimann is a retired general dentist following more than 30 years of private practice in Hales Corners. Continue Reading Dr. Thomas Raimann of Milwaukee sworn in as state dental association president

Temporary staffing resources

The WDA maintains a list of temporary employment agencies throughout Wisconsin. If you are looking for someone to temporarily cover maternity leave or other temporary employment situation, use this list. If you are looking for a more permanent hire, consult the CareerForward job board: http://www.wda.org/jobs. The list is not comprehensive and also appears in the… Continue Reading Temporary staffing resources

Membership cards going digital for 2020

Your ADA membership card is going digital – starting in 2020, the Association will issue electronic membership cards vs. putting physical cards in the mail. Members will be able to access their eCards in their MyADA profile on ADA.org. By logging into ADA.org/MyADA, members can choose save the card to their smartphone’s virtual wallet, or… Continue Reading Membership cards going digital for 2020

Give Kids A Smile® and Head Start Dental Day to provide $25,000 in donated care to low-income children

MILWAUKEE, WIS., Sept. 19, 2019 – Hundreds of children from low-income families in the Milwaukee area will receive free dental exams, fluoride treatments, cleanings, oral health education and limited emergency treatment from 9 a.m. to noon on Saturday, Sept. 28 at Marquette University School of Dentistry, 1801 W. Wisconsin Ave. The total amount of donated dental care is estimated to reach $25,000 on the day, and even includes oral hygiene instruction to parents and caregivers on the habits that their children should practice at home. Continue Reading Give Kids A Smile® and Head Start Dental Day to provide $25,000 in donated care to low-income children