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The ADA Practical Guide to Dental Office Design Now Available

January 15, 2013

Contact Information:
Telephone: 312.440.2806
Email: (Journalists) or Contact ADA (All Others)

To order, call (800) 947-4746 or visit ADA Catalog.

CHICAGO, Jan. 15, 2013 – If sprucing up your dental office, or building a new one, is your new year’s resolution, get started with The ADA Practical Guide to Dental Office Design. This new American Dental Association (ADA) book offers advice on architecture, interior design, ergonomics, environmental best practices and much more from top dental design professionals who understand the unique needs of a dental office.

Filled with more than 100 full-color photographs, The ADA Practical Guide to Dental Office Design inspires readers to dream while remaining pragmatic about the realities of time and budgets. The design book, written by leading experts, prepares readers to ask the right questions before hiring an architect, designer or consultant. The guide teaches the basics of financing options, assembling an expert project team, determining dental equipment needs, planning an office layout and balancing the costs and benefits of going green.

The ADA Practical Guide to Dental Office Design is now available to ADA members for $89.95 and nonmembers for $134.95. To order, call (800) 947-4746 or visit ADA Catalog.

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About the ADA

The not-for-profit ADA is the nation's largest dental association, representing 163,000 dentist members. The premier source of oral health information, the ADA has advocated for the public's health and promoted the art and science of dentistry since 1859. The ADA's state-of-the-art research facilities develop and test dental products and materials that have advanced the practice of dentistry and made the patient experience more positive. The ADA Seal of Acceptance long has been a valuable and respected guide to consumer dental care products. The monthly The Journal of the American Dental Association (JADA) is the ADA's flagship publication and the best-read scientific journal in dentistry. For more information about the ADA, visit For more information on oral health, including prevention, care and treatment of dental disease, visit the ADA's consumer website