Dental Affiliations - Dental Organizations | A-dec

Affiliations

Behind every A-dec solution is nearly a half-century of clinical evolution and collaboration with some of the greatest minds in dentistry, manufacturing, and public outreach. It's one of the reasons A-dec takes involvement and affiliations so seriously.

Australia

Australian Dental Industry Association (ADIA)
ADIA is the peak business organisation representing manufacturers and suppliers of dental products. Our vision is for an industry that empowers oral health professionals to advance the health and wellbeing of all Australians.

China

Chinese Stomatological Association (CSA)
CSA is a nationwide, academic, non-profit social organization formed by the national stomatological science and technology workers and enterprises and institutions and social organizations involved in stomatology.

USA

Academy of General Dentistry (AGD)
AGD provides its members with the resources, support and inspiration they need to deliver the best dental care and oral health education to the public.

American Association of Women Dentists (AAWD)
AAWD provides support and education to women in the dental industry and strives toward their mission of "becoming the recognized resource for connecting and enriching the lives of women dentists."

American Dental Association (ADA)
The ADA is the professional association of dentists committed to the public's oral health, ethics, science and professional advancement; leading a unified profession through initiatives in advocacy, education, research and the development of standards.

American Student Dental Association (ASDA)
ASDA is a national student-run organization that protects and advances the rights, interests, and welfare of students pursuing careers in dentistry. 

DentaCheques
DentaCheques is a yearly fundraising program sponsored by the Colgate-Palmolive Company and the Dental Trade, with participation from leading dental supply and manufacturing companies. All proceeds benefit the National Foundation of Dentistry for the Handicapped (NFDH) and the Donated Dental Services (DDS).

Dental Trade Alliance (DTA)
DTA is an association of companies that provide dental equipment, supplies,  materials and services to dentists and other oral care professionals.

Hispanic Dental Association (HDA)
The HDA is the only national organization of dental professionals dedicated to promoting and improving the oral health of the Hispanic community and providing advocacy for Hispanic oral health professional.

National Dental Association (NDA)
The NDA promotes oral health equity among people of color by harnessing the collective power of its members, advocating for the needs of and mentoring dental students of color, and raising the profile of the profession in our communities.

Oral Health America (OHA)
OHA develops, implements, and facilitates educational and service programs designed to raise awareness of oral health's importance to total health.

Organization for Safety, Asepsis and Prevention (OSAP)
OSAP is dedicated to promoting infection control and safety policies and practices supported by science and research to the global dental community.

United Kingdom

Association of Dental Dealers in Europe (ADDE)
The Association of Dental Dealers in Europe is a trade organization working actively in the dental industry. Today ADDE represents the interests of a total of more than 960 dental dealers' organizations. 

Association of Dental Education in Europe (ADEE)
The Association for Dental Education in Europe is an independent European organization representing academic dentistry and the community of dental educators. ADEE has played an important role by enhancing the quality of education, advancing the professional development of dental educators and supporting research in education and training of oral health personnel.

British Dental Health Foundation (BDHF)
The British Dental Health Foundation is an independent charity that along with its global arm, the International Dental Health Foundation, is dedicated to improving the oral health of the public by providing free and impartial dental advice, by running educational campaigns such as National Smile Month and by informing and influencing the public, profession and government on issues such as mouth cancer awareness and fluoridation.

British Dental Industry Association
The British Dental Industry Association represents and supports manufacturers and suppliers of dental products, services and technologies, to the benefit of members, the dental profession and the public.