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BRIEF VIDEO LIBRARY

These videos help you manage the business side of dentistry, from operations and employment law to billing third-party payers and more!

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RESOURCE GUIDE

Learn about your benefits in this members-only guide, with a new practice checklist, contact information, articles, and more, all geared toward new dentists!

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CLASSIFIED ADS

Classified ads have everything from opportunities wanted and practice sales to items for sale and job openings. Plus, CDA members get a discounted rate!

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FEATURED NEWS

New CE Rules for Dentists

In March 2016, a new requirement that dentists complete 30 hours of continuing education (CE) per two-year license renewal cycle took effect. Dentists should be aware of the following details from the CE rule.

Here's What You Need to Know

NEW DENTISTS

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PRACTICE “SPEED DATING”

“Speed Dating” Practice Networking brings dentists looking to sell their practices or to hire an associate together with dentists looking for ownership or employment opportunities. This event has placed many dentists into private practices by providing a chance to network with colleagues from every corner of Colorado.

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LEARNING

ON DEMAND

The CDA New Dentist Committee isn’t just for social events. It’s also new dentists’ resource for all things business. From managing practice liability and securing your financial future to buying a practice and navigating tax season, we’ve got you covered with a suite of on demand videos you can watch when you need them.

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FACES OF THE CDA

In March, Dr. Brett Kessler and Dr. Gina Kessler, along with 15 other colleagues from Dentistry Making a Difference, went to Guatemala for a dental mission trip. With a dream of doing something like this, they decided to go for it when the opportunity came about.

Along with staff and many colleagues, the Kesslers saw people who are in extreme poverty with huge dental needs. With their comfort zones being stretched in huge ways as they leave their “cushy urban” office, they helped work a five-chair clinic that opened recently through the Spear Open Wide Foundation.

One patient left a lasting impression. Her name is Araceli.

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NEWS FEED

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CDA President Dr. Carol Morrow was invited back to her alma mater, the University of Colorado School of Dental Medicine, to give the commencement address just 12 short years after addressing her fellow dental students at her own graduation. ... See MoreSee Less

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Colorado Dental Association

The University of Colorado School of Dental Medicine recognized CDA Executive Director Greg Hill as an honorary alumni. Faculty member Dr. Rick Mediavilla presented the award. Congratulations, Greg! ... See MoreSee Less

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CDA Annual Session CE Spotlight: Dr. Clarice Law presents the pediatric patient-focused Managing Space Issues in the Developing Dentition. Earn 3 CE credits. Register: cdaonline.org/annualsession. #CDAAnnualSession ... See MoreSee Less

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Dr. Calvin Utke, Dr. Ken Peters, and Dr. Jeff Hurst, AKA Team CDA Past Presidents, brave the rain and cold for a good cause: the 2018 CU School of Dental Medicine annual golf tournament. ... See MoreSee Less

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ENDORSED PRODUCTS

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WITH D-MMEX

A valuable member benefit is discounted pricing with CDA Endorsed Products. Sometimes those deals are made a little sweeter, like this extra 2% bonus premium offer from D-MMEX EasyRefine.

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THRIVE

AS A DENTIST

In dental school, you’re taught to become a successful dentist but not how to effectively handle your dental school debt. SoFi helps you pay off dental school debt and thrive as a dentist.

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TAKE ACTION

Under the Gold Dome

The CDA looks at topics of interest as it heads into the 2018 state legislative session.

Here's What's Coming Up in 2018

Political Giving

The profession's legislative success depends on YOUR involvement and support of CODPAC.

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CDA FOUNDATION

HELPING

DENTISTS REBUILD

The CDA Foundation is honored to support hurricane and fire disaster relief efforts by providing a $5,000 grant to the ADA Disaster Assistance Fund. 100% of donations made to this disaster assistance fund will be used to support dentists.

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SEEKING

BOARD MEMBERS

The CDA Foundation is seeking philanthropic-minded CDA member dentists, preferably with prior charitable board experience, to serve on its board of directors. Foundation members serve three-year terms and the board meets quarterly.

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FEATURED EVENTS

2018 Denver Heart and Stroke Walk

June 2, 2018
Mile High Stadium, Denver

The CDA is partnering with the American Heart Association to help educate the public on the link between gum disease and cardiovascular disease. To kick off this partnership, the CDA is creating a team to walk in the 2018 Denver Heart and Stroke Walk.

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CDA Annual Session

Save the Date! June 7-10, 2018
Crested Butte

CDA NDC Apres HOD at Butte 66

June 8, 2018
Crested Butte, Colo.

New dentists (those 10 years or less out of dental school) are welcome to attend the CDA NDC Apres HoD.

There's no need to register. Email erica@cdaonline.org with questions! See you at Butte 66!

NDC Study Club: Maximize Profitability, Minimize Liability

June 20, 2018
Blue Moon Brewing Co., Denver

Join us for our latest study club, Maximize Profitability, Minimize Liability, at Blue Moon Brewing Co., to learn how to implement structure and systems to have your team performing at maximum efficiency and trusted methods for handling discrimination and harassment in the workplace.

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CDA Foundation Golf Tournament

Sept. 24, 2018
Larkspur, Colo.

The CDA Foundation golf tournament is back. Save the date and make plans to join us at the Golf Club at Bear Dance in Larkspur. More details to come!

Have questions? Email molly@cdaonline.org