Who We Are

The American Association of Dental Boards is a national association that encourages the highest standards of dental education, promotes higher and uniform standards of qualifications for dental practitioners, and advocates uniform methods in the conduct, operation, and working of dental examining boards.

AADB membership is comprised of boards of dentistry, specialty boards, present, and past board members, board administrators and attorneys, and dental educators.

Our Mission

To serve as a resource by providing a national forum for exchange, development, and dissemination of information to assist dental regulatory boards with their obligation to protect the public.

AADB Aspires to Three Core Values

Protecting the nation’s oral health care consumer.

Collaboration with organized dentistry, dental education, and dental regulation.

Meeting the needs of its members.