Skip to main content

New Dentists

Welcome to your community.

Through membership in organized dentistry, you have access to valuable benefits and the support of peers, experts and advocates. Get set for success in your early years in practice through the years to come.

Upon graduation from a California dental school, you’ll become a member of the ADA, CDA and your local dental society.

Special Benefits for New Dentists

We understand that you’re just getting started, so we’ve designed savings, support and solutions to make it easier to navigate your new profession.

Attend Amazing Events
  • Experience CDA Presents, the nation’s most brilliant dental convention.
  • As a member, benefit from waived registration fees to virtual and live events.
  • Take part in hundreds of lectures and workshops from leading speakers.
Get Business Guidance
Make New Connections
  • Join CDA’s vibrant social community on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.
  • Stay informed of dentistry issues with news and clinical journal
  • Join the CDA Foundation in delivering health and hope others in need.

Not yet a CDA member?

Explore the benefits and join today for the best membership value. Apply online or call 800.232.7645 to speak to a member representative.

*First-year TDIC Professional Liability coverage rates are $50 in California. Rates depicted are for new and never practiced dentists, licensed within the last twelve months and are valid for $1M/$3M coverage amounts. Rates increase until a mature policy is reached.