Trustee’s Message

Spring Awakenings Spring is the season of new beginnings. Buds freshly bloom, animals awaken, and the earth seems to come to life again after being dormant during the winter. Behind the scenes, Organized Dentistry at the State, District, and National Levels worked hard ensuring that the profession would be ready for its reemergence in a […]

2021 WSPD Member Spotlight

For Natalie Mansour Brown, growing up in Los Angeles as the daughter of a general surgeon allowed her to observe firsthand the joy and satisfaction that a career in healthcare can bring. She says, “My father always talked about how rewarding it was to help others whether it was helping patients during his career or […]

2021 COVID-19 Hero

The COVID-19 pandemic changed life as we know it on a global scale. As the world shut down and sheltered in place in an attempt to contain the spread of the virus, healthcare workers everywhere were called to lead the battle on the front lines. Dental professionals, with their unique skill set- knowledge of human […]

2021 President’s Message

May 2021 President’s message The Western Society of Pediatric Dentistry (WSPD) flies under the radar of most pediatric dentists. The two association services that are most visible to members are continuing education and advocacy. Both of these services are being admirably performed by the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry and by large state organizations such […]