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2021 DCMS and TMA Membership Renewals are due by December 31, 2020.  
If you have not already done so, please use one of the methods below to renew your dues. 

  • Online payment go to and enter the ID and Validation Code located on the right-hand side of your invoice.
  • IF YOU DO NOT HAVE A VALIDATION CODE, call the TMA Knowledge Center at (800) 880-7955 or DCMS at (214) 948-3622 to pay your renewal.
  • Payment plans are available through the TMA Knowledge Center for your convenience. Call (800) 880-7955 to schedule.
  • Mail your renewal to: Texas Medical Association, PO Box 143027, Austin, TX 78714-3027
Thank you for your support of organized medicine! The 8,800+ members of DCMS, along with the other 53,000+ TMA members, are working together to make Dallas and Texas a strong city and state for physicians and for patients.

Benefiting From Your DCMS Membership

The Dallas County Medical Society (DCMS) is your professional organization of physicians, medical students and residents who are dedicated to serving North Texans in matters of medical care. Established in 1876, we have grown from our original 30 physician members to more than 8,800. Throughout all the changes in medicine, DCMS has remained a leader at the local, state and national levels. View the list of membership benefits available

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Membership in the Dallas County Medical Society is conjoint with membership in the Texas Medical Association. DCMS provides valuable services, programs and advocacy for physician members throughout the Dallas area. The online application is available via TMA's website.

Member Services

Advocacy for Medicine
Stay up-to-date and involved in issues important to your practice during legislative and congressional sessions and interims. DCMS and TMA represent you and call physicians to action when needed. Become involved in political action committees at the local and state level. Read more.

Physician Practice Services
Turn to DCMS and TMA for help with the business side of your practice. Read more.

DCMS Directory
Access current information on member physicians in the Dallas County area. DCMS active members receive one free directory annually. To purchase an additional copy, click here.

Continuing Medical Education
Take advantage of our numerous free CME programs for physicians. For a full list of upcoming CME opportunities, click here.

Peer Networking
Spruce up your referral base, network with colleagues and have fun! Check out the complete list of DCMS events.

Disaster / Pandemic Preparedness
When a disaster or public health emergency strikes Dallas County, hospitals, physicians and other healthcare agencies coordinate their responses through the Dallas Medical Operations Center. DMOC is the centralized coordinator of all medical responses in the event of a regional emergency. To learn more or become a volunteer, click here.

Communication Resources

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Resident/Fellow Section

Resident/Fellow Member Benefits

TMA Resident Physician Loan Program
TMA Resident Loan Instructions and Application: For questions regarding the resident loans, contact TMA Educational Loans, Scholarships, and Awards at (800) 880-2828 or email

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Endorsed Vendors & Business Resources

Texas Medical Liability Trust (TMLT) is a Texas physician-owned company that provides professional liability insurance and risk management services.

TMA Insurance Trust (TMAIT) provides health, life, group, long-term care, and disability insurance at below market rates.

DCMS Circle of Friends and current advertisers in the Dallas Medical Journal and DCMS Directory comprise a valuable group of resources for the business side of your practice.

Learn more about how DCMS and TMA work together for you! Call 214-948-3622 if you don't find what you’re looking for on the Web site. For rapid access to TMA’s expertise in health care, health law, practice management, medical economics, and more, contact the TMA Knowledge Center at or 800-880-7955. Additional benefits are listed in the TMA Member Benefits Flyer.

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