Join a nationwide network of dental hygienists who share your passion for all things oral health. This is your community and these are the friendships that will stay with you throughout your career.

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The Benefits Of Belonging

Access The Best Education

ADHA members get full access to top-notch, evidence-based courses, delivered by the experts, in both live and on-demand formats all year long.

Enhance Your Practice

Stay at the forefront of dental hygiene with the latest oral health news, downloadable resources, and a subscription to our profession’s peer-reviewed publication, the Journal of Dental Hygiene.

Enjoy Members-Only Discounts

Save $200+ on the event of the year, our Annual Conference. As a member, you’ll enjoy discounts on education events, insurance, travel, office supplies and more.

What ADHA Members Are Saying

Triple-Action Membership

When you join ADHA you are getting three levels of connection at the national, state and local levels.

  • National

    ADHA is advocating for the profession at the highest levels to make sure our interests are represented in legislation and public policy.

  • State

    State chapters connect you with education, advocacy and licensure details to keep you current and compliant.

  • Local

    ADHA in your community supports you with networking and local events that make a difference for patients and the practice right where you live.

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Professional Membership

Whether you’re a clinician, educator, researcher, administrator, entrepreneur or work in a public health or corporate setting, you’ll find your community with ADHA membership.

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Student Membership

Membership in ADHA is a great way to get ready for your career in oral health! Join as an individual student member or as part of a student chapter and get connected with valuable mentorship and resources.