One-on-one support available for CDA members

It’s no secret that CDA and its family of companies are home to some of the brightest specialists supporting dentistry today. And their expertise is just a call or email away for CDA members. But where should members turn for what kind of support? Here’s your quick-start guide to accessing expert advice.

CDA Practice Support
Need resources to navigate the business side of dentistry? Specialized analysts on the Practice Support team can answer your questions about practice management, dental benefit plans, employment practices and regulatory compliance. Call 800.232.7645 to be directed to the right specialist or find individual analysts’ phone and email contact information at cda.org/practice support. You can also “Ask an Expert” by submitting your question online or checking the Q&A archive.

TDIC Risk Management Advice Line
Need one-on-one risk management guidance? The Dentists Insurance Company’s dedicated Risk Management analysts address questions and concerns about potential claims stemming from patient or employee situations. Get Risk Management Advice Line information and support to avoid or minimize a potential claim, even if you’re not a TDIC policyholder. The service is a benefit included in CDA membership. Call 800.733.0633 or visit tdicinsurance.com/RMconsult to schedule a consultation at a time that works for you.

TDSC Marketplace Team

Want help saving on dental supplies? The Dentists Service Company’s group purchasing program is also a benefit of CDA membership. While the site is very shopper-friendly, you may contact the TDSC Marketplace team for assistance setting up your account, as well as with your requests for new products and questions about your orders. Call 888.253.1223 or send an email.

CDA Member Relations
Ready to join or renew or maximize your membership? CDA Member Relations specialists have you covered. In addition to answers to membership questions for every stage of dentistry, you can get support with CDA Presents registration and continuing education credits. Call 800.232.7645 or email contactcda@cda.org to connect to a knowledgeable specialist. And if your question needs expert support, Member Relations can also route your call to just the right individual in CDA’s growing family of companies.

Not sure who to call? Visit the Contact Us page on cda.org for phone and email addresses for CDA companies and programs.

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