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Licensing SNODENT

United States of America Non-Commercial Licenses

SNODENT is owned, maintained and distributed by the American Dental Association (ADA). The SNODENT code set is available under license at no cost for non commercial use. The license agreement terms also permit licensees to use SNODENT in the development of non-commercial, academic, scholarly articles and presentations for publication. For inquires about SNODENT licenses, use the contact information below.


Instructions for Completing the SNODENT License Agreement Application

If the applicant is an organization, please fill the Address box with the Organization mailing address. The Application should be signed by the signing Authority.

If the applicant is an individual, please fill the Address box with the Individual mailing address.

For Applicants with an Electronic Signature
Complete one of the license forms below, and use the "Submit" button to apply for the SNODENT license electronically.

For Applicants WITHOUT an Electronic Signature
Complete one of the forms below, print out the form, sign it, and then scan the completed license form. Send the completed form as an attachment to The email should contain the following information:

Subject Line: SNODENT License Agreement
Body of Email: Name of the Applicant, email address where to send the SNODENT files, phone number, and a short description about the request.

You can also fax the SNODENT License agreement to:
Attn: Dental Informatics
Subject: SNODENT License Application

Download the U.S. Non-Commercial SNODENT License Agreement (PDF)

United States of America Commercial Licenses

To apply for a United States of America Commercial License, please complete and submit a U.S. Commercial SNODENT License Application (PDF).

International Licenses

IHTSDO Member Countries

International Licenses are available to IHTSDO member countries. A list of IHTSDO member countries can be found here.

For an International SNODENT License, complete and submit the IHTSDO Members SNODENT International License Application (PDF).

Non-IHTSDO Members

Non-IHTSDO Member Countries may apply for an international SNODENT license by completing and submitting the Non-IHTSDO Members SNODENT International License Application (PDF).

Contacting SNODENT

Comments or questions about licensing, as well as inquires about obtaining SNODENT files, may be directed to:

American Dental Association
Department of Dental Informatics
Phone: 312.440.2500
ADA business hours are 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. U.S. Central Time