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April 3-6, 2024

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Clinical Confidence. Peer Recognition. Personal Honor. Professional Credibility.


Research shows that AACD member dentists generate 25% more practice production than non-members. Also, while non-member dentist revenues average $800,000 annually, AACD general member revenues average $1.2 million, and AACD Accredited member revenues top that, at $1.6 million.

How do you achieve AACD Accredited Status?

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Become an AACD Leader

The Nominating and Leadership Development Committee (NALDC) is calling on members who are interested and meet the qualifications to apply for 2024 open board positions. The NALDC is accepting applications for the position of Vice President (VP), and for available seats on the Board of Directors (BOD) or the American Board of Cosmetic Dentistry (ABCD). 

There are also available positions in 2024 on the AACD Charitable Foundation's Board of Trustees (BOT), Nominating and Leadership Development Committee, and other AACD committees. 
The deadline to submit applications for VP, BOD, or ABCD is November 30, 2023. 

Industry News

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Our 2022 State of The Industry Survey is HERE!
Journal of Cosmetic Dentistry Free Featured Article

In the first major survey since the pandemic, the AACD 2022 State of the Industry Survey includes new findings on popular cosmetic procedures, practice revenues, demographics, and other considerations that can inform owners, associates, suppliers, and more. See how esthetic dentistry has been affected and what we can expect ahead.

Answered FAQs
  • What would allow my practice to charge more for our services?
  • What were the most common dental procedures of 2021-2022?
  • What are some must-have dental tools for 2023?
  • How do I grow my profit margin?
  • Should my practice focus more on cosmetic dentistry?
  • Where is the cosmetic dentistry market going?

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