Benefits of Membership in KDA
As a regular member of the Northern Kentucky Dental Society, you are automatically a member of KDA and ADA.
KDA TOLL-FREE NUMBER
KDA Members can obtain help and information from the knowledgeable staff at KDA.
You may take advantage of group medical insurance available to members and their staff. KDA-endorsed liability, property, life, disability, and overhead insurance plans are also available.
KDA ANNUAL SESSION
Meet with your colleagues from around the state for informative CE programs. Exhibitors bring you the latest in dental technology. Take advantage of special pricing and other discounts.
Remain current on scientific advances in the dental profession and other news which may affect the dental industry with journals, newsletters and other publications available to members.
Visit www.kyda.org to obtain information pertinent to your membership. Keep abreast of upcoming meetings and CE's, review classified advertising, find other KDA members, pay your dues, find helpful links, learn about upcoming regulations in the industry, and read about upcoming service projects or other programs promoted by KDA.
Legislative Alerts inform members of new happenings at the State Capital which effect dentistry. The Kentucky Dental Association is actively represented in the Kentucky State Legislature on issues related to the dentistry profession and oral health. For example, HB 186 was passed in 2008 requiring a dental screening or examination the first year a school-aged child (age 3 to 6) is enrolled in public school or a Head Start program.
KDA RELIEF FUND
The KDA Relief Fund provides temporary assistance to member dentists who have experienced extreme financial difficulty due to illness, disability, natural disaster or similar problems.
WELL BEING COMMITTEE
This program assists members who have a chemical dependency or substance abuse problem. It is KDA's goal to help members live healthy and productive lives.
NEW DENTIST ROAD MAP
The New Dentist Road Map, a publication sub-titled "Down the Stretch They Come!" contains a checklist outlining the steps necessary to open a dental practice.