ADA FDC Annual Meeting

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ADA FDC 2020 is your gateway to exclusive opportunities ─ premiere CE, virtual exhibit hall, networking, and much more!

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Here for you through COVID-19 and beyond

Tools & guidance you need – when you need them. Join for 2021 at the 2020 rate & get free membership for the rest of the year.*

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Here for you through COVID-19 and beyond

Get the resources and guidance you need – when you need them.

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ADA Practice Transitions Sell With Confidence

Sell With Confidence

ADA Practice Transitions will find the right dentist to care for your patients, just like you do. Coming soon to your state!

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ADA Endorses Bento

Save time and money with ADA-endorsed Bento, a modern alternative to dental benefits administration.

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ADA’s COVID-19 Response

Hear how we’re supporting dentists – from the mouths of our members.

What can I expect during a dental checkup?



The dentist or hygienist will ask about your recent medical history, examine your mouth and decide whether or not you need x-rays. Depending on your treatment plan, the hygienist may use a special dental instruments to check your gums for gum disease. Your dentist will evaluate your overall dental health and conduct an oral cancer screening by holding your tongue with gauze, checking it and your whole mouth, then feeling your jaw and neck.
ADA Success for Dental Students

Prepare for life as a dentist with this series of live programs.