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The Indiana Dental Association supports dentistry in Indiana. If you're a dentist practicing in the State, looking for practice resources, insurance information, continuing education, volunteer opportunities, or networking events, we can help!

September Workshop to Address Children’s Dental Disease

The American Dental Association, American Academy of Pediatric Dentists and American Academy of Pediatrics all recommend dental visits by a child’s first birthday, but tooth decay is still the most common chronic childhood disease. The importance of screenings, participatory guidance, early intervention, and medical/dental collaboration will be discussed at September 29 conference at the IU […]

Contact Dentists Being Sought

Any IDA member who has a relationship with a legislator, or any member who is interested in establishing a relationship with his or her legislator, is asked to please volunteer as a Contact Dentist. Training is provided.

Update: IDA is Back Online – New Address

Originally published May 29 The move to our new IDA Central Office on the IUPUI campus is complete. Our new address is: 550 W. North Street Suite 300 Indianapolis, IN 46202 Our phone numbers remain the same: 317-634-2610 317-634-2612 (fax)   We are still experiencing some down time with our toll free 800 line, but […]

Experience Annual Session Education on Demand

Unable to attend this year's Indiana dental meeting in French Lick, you can experience the educational sessions for just $99. These invaluable sessions offer close to 30 hours of quality education for you and your staff.

Drinks Destroy Teeth Goes to Peru

Drinks Destroy Teeth tools are available for your practice. At the Drinks Destroy Teeth website you can download the Fact Sheet to teach your patients about sugar and acid in many common drinks. The fact sheet is available in English and Spanish.

Members Encouraged to Register for INSPECT

Individual practitioners have until July 1, 2021 to make electronic health records interoperable to check records when prescribing an opioid or benzodiazepine prescription. Do your part, register for INSPECT early.

Call for Nominations for ADA Positions

Nominations are open for two upcoming 7Th District positions: ADA Council on Communications and ADA Trustee. For additional information about either of these positions, or to place your name in nomination, contact IDA Executive Director Doug Bush.

Solmetex Amalgam Separator Receives IDEA Endorsement

After four years of research, IDEA chooses SOLMETEX as endorsed amalgam separator provider. Regulations are always a tough pill to swallow but, the good news for you is IDEA has already done the research for you. And if you act early, you can purchase the IDEA endorsed Solmetex Amalgam Separator Product with its recycling kit for about $298; that’s $900 off the regular rate!

IDA Board Approves Building Sale

IDA's new offices will be located in the Sigma Theta Tau building on the IUPUI campus beginning May 23, 2018.

IDA Responds to Opioid Epidemic

Headlines and quotes about the opioid epidemic are hard to miss. In light of the statistics and as potential prescribers of scheduled drugs for their patients, Indiana Dentists and the Indiana Dental Association are concerned and taking action. IDA is responding to the opioid crisis in a variety of ways.