Dental Therapists doing oral health servicesResources for Students

Dental therapists, also known as dental health aid therapists, are an essential part of bringing oral health equity to all Americans. Through providing needed preventive and routine dental care, dental therapists address critical gaps in access to dental health care.

Interested in becoming a dental therapist?

Get the facts. Then, consider applying to a dental therapy program near you.

Get the Facts

Already a dental therapy student?

Join the American Dental Therapy Association as a Student Member and get the most out of dental therapy school through accessing ADTA’s exclusive educational and career advancement opportunities.

Become a Member

Ask us anything.

Your education is a priority to ADTA. Contact us for more info. We can answer your questions, discuss the application process, and set you up for success.

Ask Us

Sign up for ADTA Alliance email alerts.

Join our network and be the first to take action to ensure oral health equity for all Americans.