Founded in the mid-1950s as the American Academy of Dental Practice Administration and now known simply as AADPA, we are a preeminent dental organization, dedicated to fostering mentorship, education and community among dental professionals.
At AADPA, we believe successful dentistry means a balance of life, work, and family. We also believe in shared knowledge, a spirit of fellowship and being cheerleaders for each other.
Known for our inspiring and moving annual meetings, AADPA values the next generation of dentists, encouraging members and guests alike to always move forward toward making of difference in the lives of those we serve. We realize that education and mentorship is the key and leads to greatness.
AADPA believes in finding and sharing a better way in dentistry…. Come Join Us!
AADPA experts bring you best practices and proven tactics to achieve the balance of work and family that is so key to the success of your career. An assortment of helpful AADPA Blueprints for Success are included in your AADPA Dental Mentorship Kit.
TED-style presentations have become the buzz of the AADPA Annual Meetings. Fascinating speakers present actionable information and provide inspiration. Your Dental Mentorship Kit includes several great talks that you will listen to again and again.
The Communicator, AADPA’s quarterly magazine, acts as a touchpoint for the community. You will receive a sample issue so that you can get a sense of the fellowship and shared knowledge that’s the hallmark of the AADPA membership.
AADPA Mentor Call
This amazing part of the AADPA Dental Mentorship Kit allows you to schedule a free mentoring session with a AADPA member. This is your chance to chat with a successful dentist who knows the issues you struggle with and is committed to help.
At AADPA, we believe in shared knowledge, a spirit of fellowship, and in being cheerleaders for each other.