The Dallas County Medical Society (DCMS) is the professional association representing physicians, residents and medical students in Dallas County. DCMS has grown from 30 physicians to over 9,000 since its inception in 1876. DCMS is a leader at the local, state, and national levels and is the second-largest medical society in the country.

Benefits of DCMS Membership


The mission of the Dallas County Medical Society is to promote public health, advocate for physicians and their relationship with patients, while upholding professionalism in the practice of medicine.


PPE supplies donated to DCMS members

COVID-19 Vaccines administered to physicians

Physician, resident and student members

Legislative Action Alerts sent to legislators during the 87th legislature

Upcoming Events

Reel Docs at Studio Movie Grill
Join your DCMS colleagues and their immediate family members for an afternoon at Studio Movie Grill for a special screening of Disney Pixar's Lightyear.
Need CME
DCMS and TMA offers 100’s of hours of free CME for members, including TMB required CME. For more details, visit DCMS Speaker Series Archives and TMA’s Education Center.

News & Announcements

DCMS member Rick Snyder, MD, will serve in the role of president-elect for one year before assuming the presidency of America’s largest state medical society in 2023. In addition, John Carlo, MD, was elected to the TMA Board of Trustees.
As private practices continue to navigate red tape and ongoing pandemic pressures, Texas physicians pushed the Texas Medical Association to do more to address onerous prior authorization requirements and to advocate for federal disaster loan forgiven
Tune in on Thursday, May 12 for an overview of Senate Bill 1264 that prohibits surprise medical bills.