The NZDA are the chosen advocates for dental professionals nationwide, offering professional development, knowledge sharing and trusted representation that sets the benchmark for accessible prevention and treatment in our communities.
Galvanised into action
At the NZDA we are uniting our network of members in helping the public make informed choices about their dental care.
For the common good since 1905
As the professional association for dentists, NZDA has been advocating on behalf of dental professionals and members of the public, since it was first established in 1905.
We are united in helping the public make informed choices about their dental care. Delivering accessible dental disease prevention and in delivering information on promoting oral health through disease prevention and treatment to individuals and communities.
As a member of the New Zealand Dental Association you will become part of our trusted and professional support network, opening up access to a wealth of resources designed to help you in professional practice.
Supporting more than 2,500 members, at NZDA we are committed to making our members' voices heard through considered and trusted representation to government, media and the public.
As you will see in our list of membership benefits and services, NZDA exists to Represent, Support, Advance and Inform.
by Prof Mike Hubbard BDS, PhD; Dr Peter Barwick BDS, MSD; Dr Arun Natarajan
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