Who We Are

SWSP exists to promote excellence in education and the science of periodontology.  Our society consists of periodontists from Arkansas, Texas, Nebraska, Oklahoma, Colorado, and Louisiana.

The Mission of the Southwest Society of Periodontists is to serve its members in their specialty for quality health care and professional development.

SWSP has establish the following goals to guide our activities:

  1. To be a premier resource for quality professional information and continuing education.
  2. To facilitate membership growth, involvement and professional interaction.
  3. To be a financially secure and efficiently managed and stable organization.
  4. To be an advocate for the profession.

The Benefits of Membership

Southwest Society of Periodontists members stand together as a profession to:

  • Represent Periodontics, periodontists, and their patients in improving oral, periodontal, and dental implant health.
  • Be the premier regional organization promoting excellence in periodontal and dental implant continuing education for our component states’ periodontists.
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Prichard Award Winners

Fifteen abstracts were submitted for consideration for the 2016 Prichard Competition which was held in conjunction with the 2016 SWSP Winter Meeting.   From the fifteen submissions, six abstracts were selected from presentation at the competition.   

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