The Southwest Dental Society (SWDS) comprises the counties of Barry, Barton, Cedar, Jasper, McDonald, Newton and Vernon. SWDS is a local component of the tripartite association of the MDA and ADA, and meets at least annually for a business and CE meeting. Click for a component map.

Upcoming Events

OSHA & Infection Control

Friday, October 13, 2023

Dr. Howard Shayne, Presenter
First United Methodist Church, 501 W 4th St, Joplin
8am Registration; 9am-Noon CE Program

Annual Membership Meeting

Thursday, April 18, 2024

Club 1201, 1201 E 32nd St, Joplin
6pm Reception; 7pm Dinner & Meeting

Local Leadership

President – Dr. Alex Talbott (Joplin, 417-717-0320)
President Elect – Dr. Kyle Wilson (Joplin, 417-499-4203)
Trustee – Dr. Jon Reagan (Neosho, 417-451-2403)

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