Become a Member

Joining the CDA is one of the best investments you can make! Learn about why you should join and the benefits you receive as a member.

TWO WAYS TO JOIN


  1. Complete the online ADA Universal Membership Application.
  2. Download and complete the ADA Universal Membership Application form. Then, save the form to your computer and upload it.

Once submitted, you will be emailed a link to pay your membership dues after your application has been processed. New applicants who prefer to mail in a membership application can download the file and send the completed document to the address provided. The CDA staff will mail and email you an invoice once your application has been processed.

MEMBERSHIP INFORMATION


Joining the CDA is one of the best investments you can make. Find out why.
In response to member requests, the CDA is pleased to offer CDA Easy Pay for membership dues renewal.
ADA, CDA and Component Society membership can be renewed all in one place. Renew your membership.
Recent graduates can join the CDA, ADA and their local dental society for free the first year. We understand you are just starting your career and appreciate your interest in organized dentistry. Your tripartite dues will be reduced for you first four years out of dental school:

  • Year 1: You pay $0 in dues.
  • Year 2: You pay 25% of dues.
  • Year 3: You pay 50% of dues.
  • Year 4: You pay 75% of dues.
  • Year 5 and on: You pay the full dues amount.
Is your primary dental practice relocating? Your local component is based on your practice address. If your dental society membership needs to be transferred, contact CDA Director of Membership Erica Carvin at 303-996-2842 or erica@cdaonline.org with your new office and home addresses, phone number, fax number and website.

Moving to Colorado from another state? Welcome! Please complete the ADA Universal Membership Application and the CDA will be in contact with you shortly.

Are you moving out Colorado and want to transfer your membership to your new state dental association? Please contact CDA Director of Membership Erica Carvin at 303-996-2842 or erica@cdaonline.org with your new contact information. View a list of state dental associations.
In addition to the benefits you already receive from your local component, state association and the American Dental Association (ADA), the CDA can provide you with multiple opportunities that support you professionally and personally. ADA member dentists practicing outside the boundaries of the CDA are eligible for an affiliate membership. An affiliate member is entitled to the rights and privileges of an active member, however, an affiliate member doesn’t have the privilege to vote or hold an elected or appointed office or position in this association.

CONTACT THE CDA


Have questions? Contact Erica Carvin, CDA membership director, at erica@cdaonline.org or 303-996-2842.