The ADA's policies are the foundation of its governance and guide its public statements on a host of different issues affecting the dental profession.
Academy of Dentistry International
An international society for dentists dedicated to serving the dental-health needs and improving the quality of life of people throughout the world.
Australasian Academy of Paediatric Dentistry
The Academy is committed to the advancement of the specialty of Paediatric Dentistry for the benefit of the oral health of the community.
Australasian Osseointegration Society
With a diverse membership that includes dentists, dental technicians, hygienists and allied health personnel, the Society sits at the forefront of implant dentistry in Australasia.
Australian and New Zealand Academy of Periodontists
ANZAP's mission is to promote the dental and general health of the community through the advancement of Periodontology in research, education and clinical practice.
Australian and New Zealand Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
The Association is the professional representative organisation for the specialty of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery in Australia and New Zealand.
Australasian Association of Orofacial Orthopaedics
Comprising over 300 members, the Association is committed to pursuing the study of Orofacial Orthopaedics.
Academy of Australia and New Zealand Prosthodontists
Founded in 1984, The Academy of Australian and New Zealand Prosthodontists is the peak body for the specialty of Prosthodontics.
Australian and New Zealand Society of Paediatric Dentistry
Open to all ethically-practising oral health professionals with an interest in paediatric dentistry, the Society is committed to the study, advancement and the promotion of education in the field of paediatric dentistry.
Australian Central Association of Dentists
The Association conducts well-respected National and International Conferences in the ski fields of Australia, New Zealand, United States and Japan.
Australian Prosthodontic Society
Through continuing education and the awarding of annual prosthodontic research grants, the Society maintains a significant profile within the dental profession.
Australian Society of Dental Anaesthesiology
Founded in 1970, the Society caters for the special needs of dental practitioners interested in dental anaesthesiology, pain control, and patient anxiety management.
Australian Society of Endodontology
A non-profit organisation, the Society groups together over 500 members, the majority of whom are general practitioners with an interest in the practice of endodontics.
Australian Society of Forensic Odontology Inc.
With a commitment to advancing the study of forensic odontology and its application to the law, the Society seeks to promote the highest practice standards in the field.
Australian Society of Implant Dentistry
The Society is dedicated to the promotion, sharing and teaching of knowledge in the field of dental implantology.
Australian Society of Orthodontists
The peak specialist body for orthodontists and orthodontic knowledge across Australia, the Society includes the majority of orthodontists as members.
Australian Society of Periodontology
A non-profit professional organisation concerned with the scientific advancement of, and the clinical knowledge in, periodontology. Members consist of general dentists, specialist periodontists and dental hygienists.
Australian Society of Special Care in Dentistry
A fraternity of oral health professionals interested in the care of people with disabilities, the Society seeks to educate the dental profession on the treatment of people with special needs.
International College of Dentists
The International College of Dentists is the world’s oldest and largest honour society for dentists, with entry reserved for nominated dentists who pass a rigorous, peer review process.
Oral Medicine Academy of Australasia
The peak body representing oral medicine specialists and the field of oral medicine,OMAA is the authoritative adviser and policy maker on matters related to education, training, assessment and accreditation in oral medicine.
Pierre Fauchard Academy
An international honorary dental organisation, the Pierre Fauchard Academy is committed to consistently focusing on professionalism, integrity, and ethics worldwide and the advancement of dentistry to the highest level.
Australian Sleep Association
The peak scientific body in Australia and New Zealand for sleep clinicians, scientists and researchers, the Association promotes research, the establishment of clinical standards and public education.