Member Resources

The California Dental Association is a community of 27,000 of the best and brightest in dentistry. Experience for yourself how CDA supports members’ success though protection, savings and solutions — right now and through every stage of dentistry. And don’t wait to try our newest bold benefit: member-only savings on dental supplies.

Less overhead & more control

Save more on dental supplies than you pay in association dues

  • Get a custom price comparison to see how The Dentists Supply Company’s negotiated discounts stack up against your current invoices.
  • See 20% average savings* and free shipping by shopping online at
  • Get supplies you love from brands you trust – everything from adhesives to X-ray materials.

Strong protection & a secure future 

Protection today and tomorrow from people who understand your profession

Smart analysts & solid guidance

Resources for spending less time on paperwork and more with patients

  • Navigate the business side of dentistry with hundreds of CDA Practice Support guides, forms and templates. 
  • Tap into analysts’ advice on dental benefits, regulatory compliance and employment, plus risk management guidance.

Sharp tools & cutting-edge skills

Innovative education and constant connection to the pulse of dentistry

  • Enjoy waived registration fees at CDA Presents, the nation’s leading dental convention (an $905 value), and experience inspiring lectures, hands-on workshops and amazing networking opportunities. 
  • Discover the latest news through CDA’s website, award-winning publications and social hub.
In the News
April Student Spotlight

Get to know CDA’s April Student Spotlight, David Perez from Western University’s class of 2021.


March Student Spotlight

Get to know CDA’s March Student Spotlight, Sara Zadmehr from the University of California Los Angeles class of 2020.


New CDA Endorsed Program can help dentists save thousands on student loan debt

CDA is pleased to announce CommonBond as a CDA Endorsed Program that offers competitive student loan refinancing as a new member benefit. Student loan debt is one of the largest financial hurdles a dentist may face. The average educational debt for all indebted graduates in the class of 2018 for U.S. public and private dental schools was $251,869 and $326,133, respectively.


February Student Spotlight

Get to know CDA’s February Student Spotlight, Trent Gillard from Loma Linda University class of 2020.


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Using the CDA logo to market your practice

Individual members and component dental societies of CDA may apply for permission to use the CDA logo on certain materials and advertisements according to CDA Logo Usage Policy. Members may obtain permission by completing the online application, or requesting an application through the CDA Member Resource Center at 800.232.7645. Members with approved applications will be emailed a digital copy of the logo.