The New Zealand Dental Association (NZDA) is the professional association for New Zealand dentists. As well as providing services for its members, the NZDA is the one body able to speak on behalf of NZ dentistry as a whole.


We also provide information and advice to consumers.


NZDA Conference 2014 - Early Bird Registration Now Open!!! 

Early-bird registration is NOW OPEN for the 2014 NZDA Conference in Christchurch - August 20-23 please click here to register today! 



Water Fluoridation

We encourage those wanting to know more about water fluoridation to check out evidence-based information sources, like the new Ministry of Health Fluoride Facts website


Employment Fair

Are you considering employing a new or recent graduate in 2015?

Don't miss the inaugural Young Dentist Employment Fair, to be held during the NZDA Annual Conference. Friday 22nd August, 1 - 5pm. Click here to register.

NZDA Events Calendar

nzda presents: Dental Caries - what are you doing? by Professor Laurie Walsh

Reversal of fortune: the modern science of dental caries diagnosis, arrest and reversal. There has never been a more exciting period in cariology, with new information, methods and techniques which can revolutionise the management of dental caries at the clinical coalface. >>>READ MORE

Diploma in Implant Dentistry (Dip Imp Dent RCSEd A Preparatory Course)

Kevan Wong Implant Training

Auckland, 26 Apr 2014

Speaker: Kevan Wong BDS, BSc, PhD (Lond)

Format: Hands On, Lecture

Category: Dental Implants

Event Type: Multi-Location

PrimeSpeak Skills Practice - Part of Prime Practice Management Programme

Prime Practice

Sydney Australia, 29 Apr 2014

Speaker: Maya Carson

Format: Hands On, Lecture

Category: Dental Education, Dental Materials, Patient Management, Practice Management

Event Type: Multi-Location

Visit the new NZDA Healthy Smiles website for consumers and health professionals
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