CDA Membership

Renew or join CDA today for ongoing access to practice-changing benefits. Make it easy by choosing autopay and breaking dues into monthly payments.

What does it mean to be a member?

Through tripartite membership, you belong to your local dental society, CDA and the ADA. As part of a dynamic dental community, your voice is amplified at the local, state and national levels. Our collective strength drives action, protects your profession’s bright future and delivers specialized benefits for every stage.

of California dentists are members
1 of 6
members of organized dentistry in the U.S. belongs to CDA.
members strong

See real value and real results through membership

As a CDA member, you have unlimited access to valuable programs and expertise designed to help you save time, save money and stay ahead of the urgent issues impacting your profession.

Practice Support

One-on-one guidance

Get support navigating the business side of dentistry today. Talk to CDA’s specialized analysts.

online learning

C.E. on your schedule

Access innovative on-demand courses on trending topics and take part in exciting live events.

Value from vetted vendors

Control expenses, generate revenue, streamline operations and achieve compliance with CDA Endorsed Services.


Professional insurance

Protect yourself and your practice with The Dentists Insurance Company’s strong coverage and risk management expertise.

Career center

Practice staffing tools

Connect to the right-fit new hires faster or get support making your next career move in dentistry.


Trusted news & insights

Keep connected to emerging issues and real-time answers with timely articles, video updates and more.

CDA members say it best.

Dr. Nancy Shiba

Thank you for planning informative, timely and helpful webinars. It’s such a valuable benefit of membership!

San Jose, California

Dr. Chuck Hand

This is what super leadership is all about! Thank you for working so hard for all of us and for humanity in general… It takes great planning and diligence through the years by CDA.

Los Angeles, California

Dr. Judith M Strutz

Through my many decades with CDA, I have never been prouder of the way I was taken care of and watched out for by CDA, as I have been during this pandemic.

San Bernardino, California

Dr. Richard Barnes

It does not cost to be a CDA member; it pays to be a CDA member.

Visalia, California

Dr. Richard Benveniste

I have deep appreciation for all the work CDA does. It’s second to none with it comes to support of our profession and for the public at large.

Reseda, California