Joining the Dental Society

Thank you for your interest in becoming a member of the Durham-Orange Dental Society.

Membership requirements are as follows:

  1. All dentists that are active in clinical practice and/or teaching dentistry and whose professional residence is in Durham or Orange counties are welcome to join. Dentists in adjoining counties which have no active local societies are also welcome to join.
  2. Any Dentist interested in becoming a member of the society may attend one meeting at no charge. Please contact an executive committee member or a society member for sponsorship!
  3. Agreement to the bylaws of the society and payment of the annual dues (fee schedule below)

applicationTo join the Durham-Orange Dental Society, please submit your application here, and then send payment as outlined below.

Annual dues are for those members who will be able to be with us both Spring (January-April) and Fall (September-December) sessions. Semi-Annual dues are for those members who are joining only for January-April.

Membership Type Annual Dues
Regular Membership $175
4th year Dental Student* FREE
1st year out of school/residency $50
2nd year out of school/residency $100
Dental Resident $50
UNC Dental Faculty $125

*Number of dental students able to register may be limited. RSVP is necessary at least 1 week prior to the event.

Please send payments to:
Dr. Justin Valentine DDS, MS
245 East Highway 54 Suite 203
Durham, NC 27713
Memo: DODS DUES 2021

Make checks payable to: Durham-Orange Counties Dental Society