American Dental Association (ADA) – The nation’s largest dental association, representing more than 157,000 dentists.
Arizona Dental Association (AZDA) – Dental Association for the entire state of Arizona, and a local component of the American Dental Association. Their meetings for 2016 are scheduled for:
- April 8-9th – Western Regional Dental Convention in Phoenix, AZ
- Sep 16-17 – Fall Conference in Tucson, AZ
California Dental Association (CDA) – Dental Association for the entire state of California. Membership in this group of 26,000 dentists also includes membership in the ADA. The conventions for 2016/2017 will be held on:
- May 12-14, 2016 – Anaheim
- September 8-10, 2016 – San Francisco
- May 18-20, 2017 – Anaheim
- August 24-26, 2017 – San Francisco
Nevada Dental Association (NVDA) – Dental Association for the entire state of Nevada, and a local component of the American Dental Association. Membership in this group also includes membership in the ADA. The Nevada Dental Association does not typically hold conventions.
Southern Nevada Dental Society (SNDS) – A local component of the Nevada Dental Association and the American Dental Association.
American Association of Dental Office Managers (AADOM) – the nation’s largest educational and networking association dedicated to serving dental practice management professionals.
Southern Nevada Dental Office Manager Study Club (SNDOMSC) – chapter of the American Association of Dental Office Managers, the group supports local office managers and practice administrators through collaboration and education.