About Special Care Dentistry
The Special Care Dentistry (SCD) is a non-profit organization established in 1988 with more than 1,000 members. The organization provides educational materials and information to healthcare professionals only. The organization acts as an umbrella organization for The American Association of Hospital Dentists, The American Academy of Dentistry for Persons with Disabilities, and The American Society for Geriatric Dentistry. SCD publishes a bimonthly membership newsletter, a bimonthly clinical journal, and research materials.