Flossing in the News

Recent news articles question the benefits of flossing. ADA reaffirms cleaning between your teeth is essential to good oral health. Learn more.


ACA Mandate Could Affect Your Dental Practice

The ADA has developed resources to help with compliance. Learn more.


Updated Sealant Guidelines Now Available

Download the updated clinical practice guidelines and systematic review about pit-and-fissure sealants and caries prevention.

2015 ADA Highlights

View our most celebrated impacts from across the organization.  Learn more.



ADA Credentialing Service for dentists. Input, store and update your credentialing information in a new, securely designed portal.

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Upcoming Events

Webinar: Understanding Section 1557
August 30, 2016 - 1 p.m. ET/10 a.m. PT.

2016 FDI Congress
September 7-10, 2016
Poznan, Poland

ADEA Health Professions Week
Volunteer for Virtual Career Fair
Sept. 26 and Sept. 30, 2016

Big Idea: Small Group Practice
October 19, 2016
Denver, Colorado

EBD Champions Conference
October 19-20, 2016
Denver, Colorado

ADA Annual Meeting
October 20-24, 2016
Denver, Colorado

Special Activities & Programs

  • Input, store and update your credentialing information in this new portal.

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  • ADA's award-winning consumer site helps patients take better care of their oral health.

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  • ADA member dentists’ promise to put their patients’ health and well-being first.

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  • Find critical policy knowledge related to the U.S. dental care system.

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  • Dentists making a difference to provide care now.

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  • Search over 300 consumer products that have passed the ADA Seal test.

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  • Each year, Give Kids A Smile events provide dental services to 400,000+ children.

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  • Keeping the profession of dentistry strong and its principles uncompromised.

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