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DTA offers a wide range of member benefits, each reflecting our strategic purpose to enhance member success and increase dental demand: 

  • advocating on the key regulatory and legislative issues affecting your business and your bottom-line;
  • providing unmatched access to information and data that keeps you in the know and positioned for success;
  • offering cutting edge professional training and opportunities to connect with business thought leaders and your peers;
  • and providing an introduction to new markets for exports.

DTA is your company's primary industry resource. 

For more specific information about any of these benefits, please contact the DTA at 703-379-7755 or fill out our membership inquiry form.


DTA works closely with the FDA and other international regulatory bodies to help tackle the maze of 510(k) submissions and can provide consulting on many issues, such as UDI guidelines.  We also provide our members with additional resources to aid in these important issues.


From our Annual Meeting to the Washington Conference to Mini Dental Schools and Emerging Leader events, DTA is always striving to provide our member companies with informative programming and networking opportunities that will position them and their employees for success.


DTA represents our members interests in public policy and continues to stay on top of the legislative issues affecting our industry.  With its industry partners, DTA leads the way in promoting oral health through the Ad Council campaign.  DTA’s Guide to Dental Association Policy Positions provides a comprehensive resource.

Trade Shows

DTA is your number one resource for dental shows.  We sponsor US pavilions at major international dental events and provide member discounts at additional events.

Market Data

DTA strives to provide relevant and timely market information that will keep members informed and positioned for success.


DTA offers varied educational opportunities: From our Mini-Dental Schools® providing hands-on training, to our Intro to Dentistry learning modules, and our Webinars and Workshops, there is truly something for everyone.