Dental Associations

Code: TN-5000.1800

Organizations whose members are dentists and other dental health professionals who have affiliated for the purpose of promoting mutual interests, participating in professional seminars and conferences, networking with their peers, subscribing to dental journals and other publications, and taking advantage of other opportunities for continuing professional development. Many dental associations set standards which relate to the qualifications and performance of members, accept and investigate complaints from the public regarding the practices of members and maintain referral services through which residents who require dental assistance are referred to members.

See Also:

Dental Care Volunteer Opportunities (PX-3000.1500)

Dental Care (LV-1600)

Dental Insurance (LH-3000.1700)

Oral Health Education/Information (LH-2700.6350)

Dental Care Referrals (LH-2600.1700)

Oral Cancer Screening (LF-4900.1500-550)

Dental Schools (HD-6000.6200-180)