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ADA Seal adds first dry mouth product

Biotene Dry Mouth Oral Rinse is the first product to earn the Seal for relieving dry mouth symptoms.

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The ADA Third Party Payer Concierge™ has helped 7,000+ dentists solve their benefits and coding issues.

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We’ve gone digital!

Access your ADA membership card online, wherever and whenever you need it.

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One-on-one dental benefits support.

The ADA’s Third Party Payer Concierge™ provides expert advice to help detangle costly dental benefit issues.

2018 Survey of Dental Fees

The ADA survey of fees charged by general practitioners and specialists is gathered from a nationwide random sample of dentists.

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For both individuals and groups, get an all-access pass to the entire library for one year.

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Experience the ADA Seal in 360°

There’s a secret to keeping your family’s smiles healthy at home – and on the go. Explore this interactive video to find out.

2018 ADA Highlights Video

From improving clinical guidelines to advocating dental health for all, these are the highlights that defined 2018 for the ADA.

Water Fluoridation

5 reasons why fluoride is great and the 70+ years of research behind it.

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Save time on payer paperwork.

The ADA® credentialing service, powered by CAQH ProView® can help.

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Welcome to the Tennessee Dental Association!

Welcome to the Tennessee Dental Association (TDA), home of over 2,400 member dentists.  This web site is designed to help you access information on oral health around our state and to be a resource to our members and the public.  Click on our Find a Dentist portal to locate a dentist of any specialty in your area.  You can easily find a dentist in or near your neighboring city simply by using your zip code.  Our dentists are not only members of the Tennessee Dental Association, but also the American Dental Association and their local component/district society.  We can help you find what you need.

Our members and prospective member dentists can find information on benefits of the association, local meetings, events and timely and noteworthy news that affects their practice.  We have a complete list of Endorsed Services and Partners that make your membership in the TDA.  Look for upcoming information on government affairs and the issues that are important to you in protecting you practice, your small business and your profession!  If there is an issue on the horizon that you have heard about or you are concerned about we want to know!  The Vision of the TDA:

                The TDA is the community of dental professionals and the trusted voice of dentistry.  We promote and represent excellence in the dental profession through the elevation of ethics, diversity, leadership, mentorship, advocacy and education to ensure the oral health of the public.

 We Here at the TDA Make a Difference!

Our members of the TDA use our ACE reporting system to make sure that all their continuing education courses meet the requirements of the Tennessee Board of Dentistry.  The TDA makes a special commitment to try to ensure that our members are upholding the ethical code and practice standards in the most outstanding way possible.  Our mission reads as such:

The TDA encourages the improvement of the health of the public, promotes the art and science of dentistry and represents the interests of members of the dental profession and the public which it serves.

Please feel free to contact any member of our staff and they will be ready and willing to help answer any question you may have.  If we don’t have the answer for you, we will get it for you!  Our goal is to provide you with the best level of a “concierge” type service to handle all your needs.  We realize that you are busy and we are here to help!  If you see something that you would like us to add or something that we have missed – please let us know!  Welcome to the NEW TDA!