Unlocking Access to Oral Health

NDA participates in livestream discussion about how to widen access to oral healthcare..

Building Healthy Communities

While Black dentists make up less than 3% of all dentists in the U.S., they contribute significantly to the overall health and development of a large portion of the population. A healthy NDA benefits us all by addressing the needs of people of color and their communities, and helping them live longer, healthier, more productive lives.

Why Join NDA?

Value

NDA Members enjoy discounts on products and services designed for the busy professional.

Learning

NDA offers Continuing Education (CE) credits from courses led by the nation's top experts.

Community

NDA represents  an international network of more than 7,000 minority dentists.

“A Healthy NDA Builds Healthy Careers”

The National Dental Association provides education, support and programs for Black Dentists through every stage of their professional life.

From Student to Professional

Graduating from Dental School or in Residency? Connect with your peers for support, or seasoned NDA members to learn from their experience.

New Professional

Completing residency or new to the profession? NDA provides Continuing Education (CE) credits and career advice including financial management through our partners.

Professional Growth & Practice Development

Looking to expand your practice, or prepare for retirement? NDA can connect you with other African American dentists and resources you can trust for business advice or expansion of skills.

Giving Back

Looking for opportunities to teach, train young dentists, or provide services to the community? NDA can connect you to ways you can use your expertise for the betterment of all.

Careers

Part-Time Dentist

Part-Time Dentist

SIHF Healthcare is a Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC) located in central Illinois.  We currently have 31 health centers located in eleven counties.  In the St. Louis Metro East, we have 20 health centers within 30 minutes of downtown St. Louis. We currently...

Division of Orthodontics – HS Clinical and Clinical X Series

Division of Orthodontics – HS Clinical and Clinical X Series

University of California, San Francisco School of Dentistry Division of Orthodontics Clinical Faculty Position in Orthodontics The University of California, San Francisco School of Dentistry invites applications and nominations for full-time and part-time clinical...

Full Time Assistant/Associate Professor Pediatric Dentistry

Full Time Assistant/Associate Professor Pediatric Dentistry

The Division of Pediatric Dentistry, University of Connecticut School of Dental Medicine is seeking applications for a full-time faculty position at the assistant and associate level. The position is available immediately. Requirements: DDS, DMD or equivalent,...

Continuing Education

Healthier Nation Presentations

Hartnett - OHNEP: The Nursing Voice for Interprofessional Oral Health Education Practice  Dillenberg - Equity Without Proximity Angelone - Dental Therapy-Expanding Access to Dental Care through Workforce Innovations Williams - Inter-professional Patient Care-The Rx...

News & Blog

The Who and the Why

As I represent the NDA at the many conferences, meetings and dinners hosted by our allies in the promotion of oral health, I’m often asked how a lawyer ended up as Executive Director of the National Dental Association.  It’s understandable. A person with a background...

Position Statement on Silver Diamine Fluoride

Our National Dental Association: (1) affirms bi-directional medical-dental integration within the practice scope of care; (2) supports the treatment of dental caries with silver diamine fluoride (SDF)1 as indicated because it is clinically effective in noninvasively...

NDA Family