To advance Pediatric Dentistry for the benefit of the oral health of the public through the efforts of the dental profession and the effective use of global evidence that will influence policies and practices affecting dentistry and the oral health of all populations.
To symbolize excellence in the practice, education of and research in Pediatric Dentistry.
To advocate to the public and to the profession the promotion of prevention and control of oral diseases.
To actively involve itself in the development and implementation of national programs of oral health for children.
To constantly strive to enhance the quality of undergraduate and graduate training in Pediatric Dentistry.
To officially sponsor the Philippine Board of Pediatric Dentistry, and encourage qualified members to become Diplomates of the Board.
To officially represent the specialized Pediatric Dentistry when collaboration is required with other dental organizations, allied health professions, government and private agencies concerned with the oral health of the public.
To actively participate in the development and delivery of programs of continuing education in the field of Pediatric Dentistry for the PPDSI per se, and for the dental profession as a whole.
To foster the development and promulgation of sound tenets for pediatric dental procedures through study and research accompanied by constant critical evaluation and review.
A Glimpse of PPDSI’s History
Commitment to better oral health
Leadership (Commitment to members).
Every tooth in a man’s head is more valuable than a diamond