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JOIN A community of 300 respected Filipino dental professionals

When you join  SCFDS, you will gain access to an array of benefits and support from other members who care about both the American and Philippine communities.


Be part of our continuing education

We support
your professional development 

SCFDS provides continuing education on clinical, practice management and regulatory topics to support your professional development and help you fulfill your license requirements.

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Join our community service

We provide dental
care to underserved
filipino communities

SCFDS encourages and supports fellow Filipinos by providing scholarships to Filipino dental students, free dental care to underserved Filipino communities in America, and financial support and treatments to developing areas of the Philippines.

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Support our dental missions. Your monetary donation will go a long way.

Help us fund our dental missions

Donations start from $25 USD. You decide wether you want to give more to support our cause. Payment by Paypal.

Current Community Events

Join us in helping underserved Filipino Communities

51st SCFDS Anniversary and Induction of Officers
July 22, 2017

Continuing Education
August 13, 2017

Kasama Kita Sa Barangay Dental Mission
October 14-15, 2017

Become a volunteer!

Whether you are a licensed dentist, medical doctor, a nurse or a person with a big heart and willingness to serve others, we need your help!

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History of Southern California Filipino Dental Society

The Southern California Filipino Dental Society (SCFDS) is a professional dental association supporting Filipino and non-Filipino dental professionals in both Southern California and the Philippines. Originally founded in 1966 as an affiliate chapter of the Philippine Dental Association, SCFDS started with the vision of helping foreign-trained dentists legitimately practice dentistry in America. Learn more

Our mission

Our mission is to help foreign graduate dentists legitimately practice dentistry in America and provide support, tools and guidance they need to succeed.

Our goal

Our goal is to secure  SCFDS as the premier Filipino dental association in the region and support our members in their professional path.

What can you do to help?

There's a lot of things you can do to help

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Help fund our international missions by giving monetary donations

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Stay informed and read about our current and past activities.


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